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Upgrade or install from bootable windows 10 Usb?

I have been using windows 7 ultimate for more than 2 years and now I want to upgrade to windows 10.
My friend recommended a clean install, gave me an iso for windows 10 enterprise, advised me to use a program called rufus and referred me to this tutorial
My question is: Is it better do a clean install or simply upgrade from the built-in windows update tool?
Then, if I should do a clean install, is rufus the suitable tool for making bootable usb?

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I used Windows update

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and it worked flawlessly , all of my files and folders were intact and didn't have to worry about installing new Drivers with the exception of my Nvidia Graphics Drivers which I downloaded from their site.
I would go with the Windows update method .

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Locking. Enterprise versions are not shared like that.

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That's a form of piracy so this thread is locked.

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