Hi, will it work if I clone to a different brand HDD of same size and type? My PC is out of warranty, so this does not matter to me. Or does it have to be exact same model?
Hi, I currently have Windows 10 on this PC. I made use of the free upgrade when it became available. The PC came out with Windows 7 Home Premium. Is there a way to start from fresh and get Windows 10 installed again, e.g. either a clean install of windows 10 or reverting/recovering back to windows 7 and then upgrade back to Windows 10, or will I have to buy windows 10 to be able to do this?
Once you go online and activate you can download the current windows 10 ISO and burn to DVD then install clean from scratch on a new blank hard drive.
When it asks for a key you can say skip this step. Once back online windows 10 will still be activated.
Code named "Redstone 2" (Windows Insider builds 14901 and later) will officially become the "Windows 10 Creators Update"
Follow these steps to create installation media (USB flash drive or DVD) you can use to install a new copy of Windows 10, perform a clean installation, or reinstall Windows 10.
Before you download the tool make sure you have:
Check a few things on the PC where you want to install Windows 10: