1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 4
    Windows 8.1
       01 Aug 2015 #1

    Where does the mediaCreationTool save the downloaded iso?


    Hey guys, this is my first post here. And I pretty much made an account to stress this issue that I have right now.

    Ok, so I chose to upgrade my PC through the mediaCreationTool and waited for the download to finish.
    A few minutes later it was checking for updates. Then bam.

    My PC suddenly restarted. What I want to know basically is where the mediaCreationTool saves the iso as it has already finished downloading, and if I can use that iso without mediaCreationTool's help?

    Thank you!
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  2. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 38
    Windows 10 Home Premium
       01 Aug 2015 #2

    Start the media creaton tool again and check the destination folder, afterwards you can burn the .iso to a disk and install from that
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  3. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 4
    Windows 8.1
       01 Aug 2015 #3

    Start the media creaton tool again and check the destination folder, afterwards you can burn the .iso to a disk and install from that
    But I chose to "Upgrade my PC", where does the mediaCreationTool save that download?
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  4. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 734
    Windows 10 Home x64
       01 Aug 2015 #4

    I think if the download (or the verify process afterwards) fails, it won't create any file at all. You must retry.
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  5. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 4
    Windows 8.1
       01 Aug 2015 #5

    eLPuSHeR said: View Post
    I think if the download (or the verify process afterwards) fails, it won't create any file at all. You must retry.
    That's the last thing I wanted to hear =_= Are there any other methods that doesn't involve redownloading the whole thing? I won't have enough up-time if I redownload it
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  6. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 734
    Windows 10 Home x64
       01 Aug 2015 #6

    Officially, none that I know of. It took me three retries to be able to fetch the proper ISOs. Annoying to say the least. Yes, I know MS servers must be quite busy.
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  7. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 4
    Windows 8.1
       02 Aug 2015 #7

    I'll mark this solved as I have downloaded it once more. And I'm currently on windows 10 now. Thanks guys!
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