Here’s a step-by-step guide to installing Windows 10 on your computer:
Before you start, make sure you have the following:
- A Windows 10 installation USB or DVD
- A valid Windows 10 license key
- A computer that meets the minimum system requirements for Windows 10
Step 1: Backup Your Data
Before installing Windows 10, it’s essential to back up your data to prevent loss of valuable files.
Step 2: Insert the Installation Media
Insert your Windows 10 installation USB or DVD into your computer.
Step 3: Boot from Installation Media
Restart your computer and enter the BIOS setup. Change the boot order to make sure that your computer boots from the installation media first.
Step 4: Install Windows 10
Once the computer boots from the installation media, you will be prompted to choose your language, time zone, and keyboard layout. Click ‘Install Now’ to start the installation process.
Step 5: Enter License Key
Enter your valid Windows 10 license key when prompted.
Step 6: Select the Edition of Windows 10
Choose the edition of Windows 10 you want to install.
Step 7: Accept License Terms and Conditions
Read the license terms and conditions and accept them to proceed.
Step 8: Choose Custom Installation
Choose the ‘Custom’ installation option to install Windows 10 on a specific partition of your hard drive.
Step 9: Choose Partition
Select the partition where you want to install Windows 10. If you want to create a new partition, click ‘New’ to create one.
Step 10: Install Windows 10
Click ‘Next’ to start the installation process. The installation process may take some time to complete.
Step 11: Set up Your Account
Set up your account by creating a username and password.
Step 12: Install Drivers and Update
After the installation is complete, install the necessary drivers and updates to ensure that your computer runs smoothly.
That’s it! You have now successfully installed Windows 10 on your computer.