1.    17 Aug 2015 #1
    Join Date : Nov 2014
    Posts : 112
    Windows 10

    Unable to create installation media from all 3 of my Windows 10 PC's

    This worked for me a few weeks back. Today I am looking to try to reload Windows 10 on one of my desktop PC's that has just never been right after upgrade from Windows 7. I figured, trying a clean install is in order. The trouble is, as of today, the MediaCreationTool is not working for me. I get the same error on all 3 of my Windows 10 computers: "Setup couldn't start properly. Please restart your PC and try again." Anyone else having problems using the tool or aware of what might be going on? I can say that the mediacreationtool worked splendidly a few weeks back, but I have already repurposed that jump drive so the media is no longer in tact. Any help appreciated!

    Specifically, the tools on this page are not working for me:


    Side note: Anyone else's machine running like rubbish today? My PC's have always been real smooth, but now all three are just not quite 'right'. Mouse disappearing hear and there while I am dragging it. Pauses before I can type, etc. Just weird random anomalies that are far from normal.
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  2.    17 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 15,573
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 14951

    Hello musiclover,

    You might see if you may be able to use OPTION ONE below to download an ISO file with.

    Windows 10 ISO Download
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  3.    17 Aug 2015 #3
    Join Date : Nov 2014
    Posts : 112
    Windows 10

    I figured out what the problem was with the media creation tool.. Duh!! If you are running on a 64 bit machine looking to reload a 32 bit machine, you still need to download the 64 bit version. I guess I will keep this up in case anyone else winds up tripping over this one.
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  4.    17 Aug 2015 #4
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 101
    Windows 8.1 pro upgraded to Windows 10 pro

    if on a 64 bit machine the 64bit download will work
    if its a 32 bit machine only the 32bit version will work unless its capable of being a 64 bit machine then theres a different upgrade process you need to do
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