If you new to Windows or don’t know How to Install Windows 10 From USB, this post will show you step by step guide to install Windows 10. Watch this video and install Windows 10 on your PC or Laptop.
If you like to read this article instead of watching this video, simply skip this video and continue to read.
Windows 10 is available in two different boot mods.
- Unify and
And 32-bit and 64-bit version.
32-bit version: it’s for computers which have 32-bit CPU and the 32-bit version of windows can recognize maximum four gigs of RAM memory.
64-bit version: It can be installed on most computers and its recommended for every new computer. Windows 10 home 64-bit can recognize up to 128 gigs of RAM. And the windows 10 pro and enterprise can recognize up to 512 gigs of RAM memory.
After installing Windows 10 will automatically install most of the drivers. But if you doing this on a laptop before installing its recommended to download your drivers manually from your laptops manufacturers website. Especially if using an AMD laptop or laptop which have ATI Radeon graphics.
Also is recommended to install the chipset, sound internet land, and water divers manually. If using some of newer Asus laptop then maybe we’ll need to use a USB mouse during installing windows 10. And because the trackpad will not work during installing windows 10. But don’t worry, after installing everything to work fine.
How to create bootable USB with windows 10
To create both USB with windows 10 well need access to windows computer and minimum 4 gigs of USB. 8 gigs its recommended because has announced space to place your pc or laptop drivers. To download windows then open your browser and go to Microsoft website.
Step 1 – download media creation tool and install it.
Go to the Microsoft website and select download now button to download media creation tool. After downloading finishes insert the USB and run the media creation tool to select a set button.
In the next window, select create installation media for another PC. In this window, you can select your language, windows edition, and you can choose between 32-bit and 64-bit versions.
On the next window select USB flash. Select next and again next to start with creating bootable USB. Now the media creation tool will automatically download and create a bootable USB. After creating USB just select finish.
Step 2 – download the drivers
Now after creating both USB visit your PC or Laptop manufacturers website and download the drivers. After download, the drivers open the USB with Windows 10 and create a new folder name it other or drivers. In this folder copy your PC or Laptop drivers. But also you can use another USB to place the drivers.
Step 3 – Insert the USB and start installing
Now let’s move on installing process. Insert the USB with windows 10 and start your pc or laptop during startup. Keep pressing with menu button to access boot mini. In my case, it’s the f12.
In the boot mini, you can choose which boot mode to use. I mean Unify or Legacy. For example my USB king stone. Unify king stone it’s a Unify boot mark and just Kingston. It’s a legacy both mod because I’m using your PC, I will choose Unify.
Now on the first screen select next. On this screen, the Windows 10 will ask to enter the serial key. Here you can enter the serial key or you can do it later after installing the windows. On this screen, you can choose which windows you want to install. I did choose windows 10 pro. Now here select I accept the license terms and go next.
Step 4 – create partitions
On this screen select custom. Installed windows only advanced. Now in windows boot manager select your disk and select new to create a new partition and install the windows.
If you want to create more partitions on the same disk then select new and enter the size of the partition. But in megabytes. After creating the first partition then select allocated space and create other partitions. But also you can create more partitions on one disk. Now create your partition or partition. Select your primary partition and go next to start with installing the windows.
Direct installing process the windows will reboot several times and do not turn off or restart your computer manually. In installing process the windows will ask for personal settings information and creating the computer account. After that, the windows will start to search download and install basic drivers automatically.
Step 5 – installing basic apps browsers and antivirus.
I will show one with a simple and fast way how to do this open the browser and go to ninite.com. Ninite is a package management system that will automatically install windows applications. How you can see you have a lot of applications. Everything would need to do is to select applications which want to download and install. After you have selected the applications which want to download and install select get your Ninite. After downloading the installer select the run button.
Now the Ninite installer will automatically download and install selected applications.
Step 6 – set up the applications
After installing your applications you can continue to set up the application. For example in Mozilla and google chrome as you said google.com at home page but we can choose some other.
After this, I will continue to set up iTunes, WinAmp, and I will active the antivirus. Some of the empty viruses need to be activated before using and if you don’t make this reactivation the antivirus may not working.
Probably you will ask about the office. As the office, I will use open office the open office is totally free to download and free to use.