Users of Windows 7 operating system (Home or Pro) have less than 12 months to upgrade to as no further security updates or bug fixes will be issued by Microsoft* beyond January 2020.

*Exception if you are a large corporation or enterprise and willing to pay to end support.

The same also goes for which needs to be upgraded to Office 365 or Office 2019 before January 2020 and Microsoft .

Windows 10 has matured a great deal since it was first launched back in 2015 and is now far more reliable, secure and robust that its older counterpart. The IT Guys and Hybrid ICT recommending upgrading as soon as possible.

Because Windows 7 has been around since 2009, it has become the mainstay of many computer users, especially Businesses.

Many businesses rely on computer software that will ONLY work on Windows 7 (Accounting, Invoicing, Stock Control software etc). Before considering any of the following upgrade options, examine your computers and servers and identify your critical applications. Check with the software manufacturer, if those programs will run on Windows 10 and if so, what is required to make the upgrade.

The IT Guys and Hybrid ICT are available to assist you in upgrading critical software products should you requires some technical assistance.

If your critical software cannot be upgraded to run natively on Windows 10, there are a number of ways that you can still run programs in Windows 7 even though computers are running Windows 10. Contact Us for details and a price estimate.

Upgrade Options – Windows 7 to Windows 10

The free Windows 10 upgrade offer ended quite some time ago, so your only upgrade options are now as follows:

  1. Purchase Windows 10 and upgrade your existing Windows 7 computer.
  2. Purchase a new computer with Windows 10 preinstalled
  3. Subscribe to Microsoft 365 Business and get a FREE upgrade to , Office 365 and Exchange Online mailbox.

Upgrade Option 1

Purchase Windows 10 and upgrade your existing Windows 7 computer

If your computer(s) are relatively new (less than 3 years old) upgrading the computers operating system to or Windows 10 Pro could be an option … more

Upgrade Option 2

Purchase a new computer with Windows 10 preinstalled

If your computer(s) are older than 3 years old, it is recommended that your purchase a new Windows computer (desktop), laptop/notebook, Microsoft Surface or tablet …more

Upgrade Option 3

Subscribe to Microsoft 365 Business and get a FREE upgrade to Windows 10 Pro, Office 365 and Exchange Online mailbox

Subscribe to Microsoft 365 Business and get a FREE upgrade to Windows 10 Pro, Office 365, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, business-class communication with Outlook, Teams, and Yammer, cloud storage with One Drive and SharePoint… more

Upgrade Office 2010 to Office 365 or Office 2019

Purchasing a new version of Microsoft Office today is different from the past because you now have many choices and it’s quite a minefield to negotiate…

If you wish to purchase and install the software yourself,

Microsoft Office 365 – Annual Subscription Fee, Personal or Home

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Office 365 Personal – A$99 per year

  • 12-month subscription for one person (choose Office 365 Home for up to six people)
  • 1 TB OneDrive cloud storage and also collaborate on documents with others online
  • Premium versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Publisher and Access (Publisher and Access are for PC only) with Premium support via chat or phone with Microsoft experts
  • Renewing your existing subscription; simply purchase Office 365 here and enter your login ID from your current Microsoft account

Buy Now – Office 365 Personal A$99 | 1 user | 1 year | PC/Mac | box (PC)


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Office 365 Home – A$109 per year

  • 12-month subscription for up to 6 people
  • 1 TB OneDrive cloud storage and also collaborate on documents with others online
  • Premium versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Publisher, and Access (Publisher and Access are for PC Only) with Premium support via chat or phone with Microsoft experts
  • Renewing your existing subscription? Simply purchase Office 365 here and enter your login ID from your current Microsoft account
  • For use on multiple PCs/Macs, tablets, and phones (including Windows, iOS, and Android. OS and Android require separate app download)

Buy Now – Office 365 Home A$109 | 1 year | PC/Mac


Outright Purchase of Microsoft Office 2019

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Microsoft Office Home & Student 2019 (for Mac or PC) A$169 inc GST, 1 user …one off purchase

  • One-time purchase for 1 device – Install on 1 PC or Mac – licensed for home use
  • System Requirements Windows 10 or Mac OS
  • Classic 2019 versions of Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Plus OneNote for Windows 10
  • Microsoft support included for 60 days at no extra cost
  • Does NOT include Microsoft Outlook

Buy Now – Microsoft Office Home & Student 2019 (for Mac or PC) A$169

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Microsoft Office Home & Business 2019 | one-time purchase | 1 PC (Windows 10) or Mac | home &/or commercial use | box (PC) $A249

  • One-time purchase for 1 device – Install on 1 PC or Mac – Licensed for home and commercial use
  • System Requirements Windows 10 or Mac OS
  • Classic 2019 versions of Word, Excel and PowerPoint and Outlook. Plus OneNote for Windows 10
  • Microsoft support included for 60 days at no extra cost

Buy Now – Microsoft Office Home & Business 2019 (for Mac or PC) A$249

Microsoft Office 365 for Business

Microsoft 365 Business, includes the following plans and package. Click on the product name for further details on the packages they contain and fro pricing.

Office 365 Business Essentials
Office 365 Business
Office 365 Business Premium
Office 365 Pro Plus
Exchange Online Plan 1
Exchange Online Plan 2
Office 365 Enterprise E1
Office 365 Enterprise E3
Office 365 Enterprise E5
Office 365 Enterprise F1
Office 365 Education A1
Office 365 Education A3
Office 365 Education A5
OneDrive For Business Plan 1
OneDrive For Business Plan 2
Advanced eDiscovery
Audio Conferencing
Common Area Phone
Exchange Online Archiving for Exchange
Exchange Online for Exchange Server
Microsoft Flow P1
Microsoft Flow P2
Microsoft Powerapps P1
Microsoft Powerapps P2
Microsoft Stream Plan 2 for Office 365 Add on
Microsoft Stream storage ad-on 100GB
Microsoft MyAnalytics
Office 365 Advanced Compliance
Office 365 Extra File Storage
Office 365 Threat Intelligence
Office 365 Cloud App Security
Phone System
Power Bi Premium P1
Power Bi Premium P2
Power Bi Premium P3
Power Bi Premium P4
Power Bi Premium P5
Power Bi Pro
Project Online Essentials
Project Online Premium
Project Online Professional
Project Professional
Project Standard
Sharepoint Online Plan 1
Sharepoint Online Plan 2
Skype for Business Online Plan 2
Skype for Business Plus Cal
Visio Online Plan 1
Visio Online Plan 2
Visio Professional 2019
Visio Standard 2019
Windows 10 Enterprise E3
Windows 10 Enterprise E3 vda
Windows 10 Enterprise E5

Click here for details

Upgrade Windows Server 2008

Upgrading an old server may not be economical, the options available including the purchase of a new server, replacing the server with a NAS drive or moving data and functionality to the cloud. Contact Us to arrange a consultation and a site audit.

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If you live in Western Australia, and you need any kind of computer help, please bring your computer to us at 315 Rokeby Road, Subiaco, Western Australia or call us out. You can email us at helpdesk@itguyswa.com.au or call:

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