Windows 10: Creation tool and strange results

  1.    02 May 2017 #1

    Creation tool and strange results

    okay so I have a PC windows 10 Pro updated to creator
    everything was fine.

    except I wanted to run things on a ssd, it has a HD, this a small form machine so it only holds 1 hd or 2 ssds, wanted to get as much speed as possible.

    I decided to use the Creator tool, put in my Windows 10 key and created as USB install,

    it installed fine BUT BUT BUT

    its like half the OS is there, I wanted to go into display to change some font, menu, etc sizes and nothing is there
    the slider for change screen sizes, etc. is gone, it only has a drop down menu with 3 options

    what is going on, it reports as
    Windows 10 Pro
    version 1703
    build 15063.250

    I don't get it .... everything was fine on the hard disk
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    02 May 2017 #2

    In Device Manager, what is shown as installed under Display Adapters?
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    02 May 2017 #3

    I stand corrected, I put my original hard disk back in, and booted up, and the options were still missing, I didn't realize. So I am rolling back to my previous build. And they wonder why I have come to dislike Windows 10 so much, it seems with each 'so called' improvement something else is stripped away.

    So now my question is? How do I prevent it from updating to Creator version in the future?

    I am back to my original Windows 10 OS
    Windows 10 Pro
    version 1607
    build 14393.1066

    and all of my functions are back to normal
    Last edited by Trust_No1; 02 May 2017 at 23:19.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


Related Threads
Hi, Install windows 10 and confirm activation as suggested in forums. Downloaded Windows Media Creation Tool to create fresh reinstall. Ran it to create 64 bit ISO. Now using the ISO to reinstall windows 10. At 30% restore, it failed. I tried...
Solved Very Strange Media Creation Tool Problem in Installation and Upgrade
I have a test bench case and have been upgrading some of my old Windows 7 licenses to get Windows 10's digital entitlement on a few motherboard/processor combos I am planning to sell soon. My first few went smoothly. However, on my last combo, I'm...
Solved media creation tool in General Support
Anyone know if the media creation tool is up to date with build 1511 yet or is it still on 10240? Tim
Solved Win 10 pro gone from media creation tool? in Installation and Upgrade
Hello, I want to make a Win 10 pro install disc from the media creation tool. It was given as an option before the new update came out, but I don't see it anymore. Anyone else seeing this?
Hello folks, I recently upgraded my desktop from Win 7 to Win 10 (clean install) but I think that's irrelevant to the issue I'm having. My search results in Google Chrome using Google search look strange (see attachment). When I perform the...
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 14:39.
Find Us