Windows 10 has been launched by Microsoft for a while, but I have not had time to download and install this latest operating system to experience.
Well, today, if you have free time, you should feel free to download and try it out and write a detailed tutorial for those who are learning about how to install Windows 10.
Actually, the way to install Windows 10 is very easy and it is completely similar to how to install Windows 8 or 8.1. If you have already installed this operating system, then installing Windows 10 will not be difficult at all. Stop wasting any more time, I will go right to the main point.
What to prepare when installing Windows 10?
- Windows 10 installer (* .iso file) / Link from Microsoft homepage
- A hard drive partition> 20GB to contain the Windows 10 installer.
- A DVD or USB to store the installer
- If you do not know how to choose your preferred boot mode then read this article.
Minimum configuration required to install Windows 10
- Processor: Minimum speed 1 GHz, with support for PAE, NX and SSE2
- RAM capacity: 1 GB minimum (32-bit version) or 2 GB (64-bit version)
- Minimum memory: 16 GB (for 32 bit version) or 20 GB (for 64 bit version)
- Graphics card: Microsoft DirectX 9 with WDDM driver
Start Installing Windows 10
I talk through a bit about the priority even though I have given the guide link in the preparation section (see above). First, you put the CD / DVD into the drive or plug in the Windows 10 installation USB …
… Then restart the computer, then access the BIOS by pressing DEL, F8, F10 quickly or access the fast boot mode like this:
+ Step 1: At the first interface, choose the language, time format …
- Language to install: Select computer language
- Time and currency format: The time format.
- Keyboard and input method: Select a keyboard input method.
+ Step 2: If you have a license key, enter here and click
Next, if you don’t have one, or you want to enter it later, click
Skip as shown below.
I accept the license terms=> and click
Next to agree.
+ Step 4: There are 2 options for you:
- Upgrade: That is, if you are using a licensed Windows XP, you can click on it to upgrade to Windows 7 version.
- Custom (advanced): For a custom installation, usually we will choose this line.
Here I am instructing a new installation, so I will choose Custom: Install Windows only (advanced)
+ Step 5: Select the partition where you intend to install Windows 10 from the beginning => press
Next. (You split the hard drive quickly if you forgot the preparation step.)
+ Step 6: Wait …… The installation process starts, whether fast or slow depends a lot on the configuration of your computer.
After finishing the copy and installation process, the system asks you to reset the computer to continue. You click
+ Step 7: The system setup is in progress, please wait a few minutes.
+ Step 8: Here, Microsoft continues to appear a window asking you to enter a license key, click on the option
Do this laterto enter later.
+ Step 9: Next you choose
Use Express settingsto choose and use the default settings of Windows 10 or you can choose
Customize Settingsto set up according to your personal needs.
=> Here I choose
Use express settingsto install by default.
+ Step 9: This step, if you have an existing Microsoft account, you can always enter and click
Sign into sign in. If not, please click
Skip this stop to login later.
=> Because I don’t want to log in here, I will choose
Skip this step.
+ Step 10: If you choose the account
Local Account, a dialog box will appear as shown below. Please enter your name and password on your computer => click
+ Step 11: OK! At this point, you just leave Windows automatically do the rest of it.
+ Step 12: The login screen appears, enter the password that you put here earlier => and click
Enterto access the Desktop.
+ Step 13: Windows installation is complete, now you can explore the full features of Windows 10 through your Windows 10 usage series.
How to install Windows 10 on VMware virtual computer?
If you do not want to give up the operating system that you are using but still want to experience the new Windows 10 operating system, now there are 2 directions for you to choose from:
That is to install Windows 10 in parallel with the current Windows (see instructions on how to install two parallel operating systems ), or a very good way is to install Windows 10 on a virtual computer.
Hopefully, this article on how to install Win 10 will be useful, and hope you have an enjoyable experience with this Windows 10 operating system.
If during the installation process there are any difficulties or problems, just comment below you will support as soon as possible. Good luck!