In question “How Long Does it take to Download Windows 10” on any operating system depends on the internet speed. On shared internet connections other peoples also consume internet that will slow down the download time for installation media. here is a list of estimated time. On 100Mbs internet connection its usually takes 05:00 Minutes.
How long to Download Windows 10 | estimated time.
Windows 10 installation file size is approximately 3.5Gbs.
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Estimated download time sheet.
Download Windows 10 Media Creation Tool
I prefer to download Windows 10 media creation tool. This will help you to save Windows 10 Installation media file on your computer and you may use that later at anytime.
First you have to download Windows 10 Media Creation Tool from above link or from Microsoft website. Then follow below steps to create Installation disk or USB disk for reinstallation or repair your corrupted windows 10.
Follow these Steps To Download Windows 10 on your computer.
Run as Administrator above downloaded file that was saved on the desktop.
Select option: create installation media for other pc and click next.
Select default language windows installation, the edition, and then select architecture.
Now you will see two options. Create USB DISK or Create .ISO FILE. Chose which one you prefer. If you chose USB DISK, then insert the Minimum 8GBs USB DISK into USB Port and click next. This step will format your USB drive and will start download. After finishing downloading it will start process to create bootable USB DRIVE. If you chose Create .ISO file then select that option and click next. Save file on desktop or anywhere you wish and click download or next. Once the download process finish, it will clean temporary files and you are done.
For later use download RUFUS Bootable media creation tool that is much faster than Microsoft USB/DVD Creation tool. Follow on screen instructions on RUFUS window and start. Once done, you are ready for installation or repair your windows.
Restart Your PC and Go to BIOS Settings and change first boot drive to your USB, Save setting and restart your pc. Now you will see PRESS ANY KEY TO BOOT FROM DVD….. Press any key and start on screen instructions.
Windows 10 Upgrade Video
If you plan to upgrade Windows from 7, 8, or 8.1 then this video will help you to that how you can upgrade to windows 10.
how long does it take to download and install windows 10
Around 05:00 Minutes on 100Mbs LAN Connection
what to do before upgrade to windows 10
Save your Important files saved on on your Installation to avoid any loss. Upgrading or repairing installation does not remove your file. But in-case of power failure or hardware failure you will put your self in trouble,
how to change download location on windows 10 chrome
1. On your computer, open Chrome. 2. At the top right, click More. Settings. 3. At the bottom, click Advanced. 4. Under the “Downloads” section, adjust your download settings: 5. To change the default download location, click Change and select where you’d like your files to be saved.
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