Sunday, April 25, 2021

Windows 10 Installation & Reset.












* Boot Windows Installer using Bootable Media

Step 1: Place your Windows 10 DVD in the DVD ROM or plug in your Windows 10 bootable USB flash drive and restart your PC. We have used a bootable USB flash drive to install Windows 10 in this guide.

Step 2: When your PC reboots, enter your PC’s Bios settings and set your installation media as the first boot priority. Now save your bios settings and restart your PC.

Alternatively press the boot key (ESC KEY, F11, F12, DEL KEY) to bring up the boot media selector and select the bootable USB flash drive.

Step 3: When your PC restarts you will be prompted to press any key to boot from your installation media. Press any key to continue. 

Step 4:  You will see the following loading screen with a rotating progress bar. Wait for a few seconds till the necessary files are loaded.

* Install Windows :

Step 1: Next you will see the following screen, where you will have to select the language, time and currency format and keyboard layout. Choose your required settings and click on next.

Step 2: On the next screen click on install now, after which you need to wait for a few minutes for the setup process to start.

Step 3: Now you will be prompted to enter your Windows 10 product key, you can either use your Windows 10 activation key or the product key that came with Windows 10. Enter your product key correctly and click on next.

Note: If you have an option to Skip, then you can skip but you will need to re-insert the product key after the windows installation to activate windows.

Step 4: Read the license terms thoroughly before you continue to install Windows 10 on your PC. When it’s done click on next to proceed with the Windows 10 installation.

Step 5: On the next screen choose the type of your installation, since we are doing a clean install select the second option, which is custom: install windows only (Advanced).

Step 6: Next you will be required to select a drive to install Windows 10, you can either format a drive and install Windows 10 on it, or directly install Windows 10 within the existing space in a drive. If you are going to use Windows 10 as your primary OS then format your existing Windows 10 drive, select it and click next to start installing Windows 10 on it.