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  1.    26 Oct 2015 #11
    Join Date : Oct 2013
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017

    If you like, you could also get a cheap 8GB USB to use.
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  2.    26 Oct 2015 #12
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    Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Oh my. That explains why it was taking so long.
    Yes, oh my. I was checking everything thinking I had a clog in my pipeline. As it turned out, I was downloading a file nearly twice the size of what I thought it was.
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  3.    26 Oct 2015 #13
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    If you like, you could also get a cheap 8GB USB to use.
    I didn't save it as a USB install. I saved it as an iso file. I didn't think I could install from an iso loaded onto a USB flash drive. I seem to recall that you need to make the USB flash bootable. I wasn't sure, because I don't do those types of tasks very often.
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  4.    27 Oct 2015 #14
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017

    That's correct. You would use the ISO to create a bootable USB for installing Windows 10 with.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/2...dows-10-a.html
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  5.    27 Oct 2015 #15
    Join Date : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
    Posts : 5,252
    Windows 10 Pro X64 15063.483

    Use a 16GB flash drive instead of a DVD. Faster install. I create my install flash drives with Rufus.

    Note to self: Read the whole thread before replying!!!!
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  6.    27 Oct 2015 #16
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017

    Quote Originally Posted by Ztruker View Post
    Use a 16GB flash drive instead of a DVD. Faster install. I create my install flash drives with Rufus.

    Note to self: Read the whole thread before replying!!!!
    Been there a few times.
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