Windows 10: Extract a .WIM from an .ESD? Solved

  1. Michaelvas17's Avatar
    Posts : 138
    Windows 10 Pro - 15063 / 7 Pro
       24 Dec 2015 #1

    Extract a .WIM from an .ESD?

    Hi guys,

    I'm trying to make a 10 Pro 10586 image with MDT 2013 Update 1 and I cannot use the ISO I got from the Media Creation Tool. I realized this is because the ISO now uses a install.esd instead of install.wim; I read that it is possible to extract the .wim from a ESD file...

    Any ideas?

      My ComputersSystem Spec

  2.    24 Dec 2015 #2


    Assuming you don't have a metered connection wouldn't it be easier to download the ISO you want straight from this link ?

    These files contain install.wim instead of the .esd format.

      My ComputersSystem Spec

  3. Michaelvas17's Avatar
    Posts : 138
    Windows 10 Pro - 15063 / 7 Pro
    Thread Starter
       24 Dec 2015 #3

    Works! thank you!
      My ComputersSystem Spec


Related Threads
I'm on Win 10 pro with all the updates installed. I just did a clean install today think something went wrong but the problem has not stopped. The system is pretty much like new with barely any programs installed and the problem still happens. I'm...
I do not have windows 10 (yet) so I can't test this out. I developed software that needs to be extracted. The folder that is extracted has another folder in it along with a Flash player. The Flash player needs to remain in the folder along with the...
The last known drivers for my Epson printer were installed as part of Windows 7 OS, and were never available from Epson. I'd like to extract these generic drivers from the Windows 7 install dvd for use with Windows 10 OS. I've seen how this could...
Hello. I have a Windows 8.1 PC with UEFI BIOS. I am going to upgrade this Windows with Windows 10. I downloaded the ISO because recently I formatted this PC so inorder to get the free upgrade is a long way! Unfortunately, the ISO I downloaded is an...
How to Add or Remove Extract All Context Menu for ZIP Files in Windows When you right click or press and hold on a .zip file, the Extract All context menu will extract all contents in the .zip file into a new folder and opens the new folder. ...
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 17:57.
Find Us