1.    30 Jul 2015 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 4
    Windows 8.1 Pro

    Do I have to burn the ISO to a DVD to be able to install Windows 10?

    I used the media installation tool to download a Windows 10 ISO file on a USB, but when I checked the guide it said that I'll have to burn it to a DVD. Can't I just use winRAR or Daimon Tools to open it?
    Oh, another question... If I install it using the ISO on a Windows 7 Ultimate x32 but without SP1 installed, will it ask me for a serial key? Thanks !
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2.    30 Jul 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 15,568
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 14951

    Hello Elishere,

    If you like, you can also use step 3 in the tutorial below with the Media Creation Tool to upgrade to the free Windows 10.

    Windows 10 - Upgrade Installation
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Converting the install.wim in install.esd file
Hi Using only the Microsoft utilities, how do I convert the install.wim to install.esd file? Thanks Bye
Installation and Setup
Cant install windows 10
How can i install windows 10 when it says my nvidia is not compatible with windows 10??????????????????
Installation and Setup
Install official ISO 10162- one minor glitch on install
Hi there On install on an HP envy laptop I got the "Just a Moment" Logo at the final stage just going on forever. After about 15 mins I thought well I'll try again. I couldn't even POWER OFF the laptop. I had to open it up and remove the battery...
Installation and Setup
Solved Cannot install Windows TP
I have followed the tutorials from this forum. Downloaded .iso (both US and GB versions). Made thumb-drive and multiple DVDs (both -R and +R) using "Windows 7 USB DVD download tool" and "Rufus". Additionally, I have tried 2 different...
Installation and Setup
VMWare Player - install as W8 or install later?
I have W10 Eng 32 bit and latest VMPlayer. I tried installling as W8. It works but vmware tools are messed up. I have other vms with tools already installed. It seems to detect them after I get W10 desktop. Also it never asks me for the product...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:42.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 10 Forums