Windows 10 January Technical Preview, build 9926, is available now

If you’ve been waiting to see the new Windows 10 beta bits, the eagle has landed

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The Windows 10 January Technical Preview has arrived. You might want to download it before the servers melt down.

It’s build 9926. If you’re running Windows Technical Preview build 9879, install the feed-switching KB 3025380.

To upgrade from any of the mainstream builds of Windows 10 Technical Preview, click Start, PC Settings, Update and Recovery, Preview Builds. Choose Fast. If the new preview isn’t there, click Check Now. Click Download now. The installer should kick in after the download’s over. You'll have to reboot.

If you’d rather download and manually install the ISO file, it’s available. Also on the download site are instructions for joining the Windows Insider Program, a must if you’re going to use Windows 10 January Technical Preview.

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