1.    17 Apr 2016 #1
    Join Date : Apr 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 7

    Laptop shuts down during Windows 10 installation


    Okay so I'm trying to upgrade the Windows 7 on my laptop to Windows 10 and it keeps shutting down every time AFTER the download is complete. It shuts down on its own and when I start it again, I have to re-download the entire thing and it shuts down at the exact same point during the installation.
    My laptop's pretty old and heats up easily, so I'm aware that that could be the cause, but I don't get why it shuts down at the same point every time. Is there any way to fix this or should I just give up?
    Also, is there any way to not have to re-download the whole thing every time?
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  2.    17 Apr 2016 #2
    Join Date : Feb 2015
    3rd Rock
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    WinX Pro x64 IP current

    Use the tutorial here in the tutorial section to download the .ISO and manually install it as an upgrade from inside Windows.
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  3.    17 Apr 2016 #3
    Join Date : Apr 2015
    Posts : 12,931
    W10Prox64

    Quote Originally Posted by Saiyara View Post
    Okay so I'm trying to upgrade the Windows 7 on my laptop to Windows 10 and it keeps shutting down every time AFTER the download is complete. It shuts down on its own and when I start it again, I have to re-download the entire thing and it shuts down at the exact same point during the installation.
    My laptop's pretty old and heats up easily, so I'm aware that that could be the cause, but I don't get why it shuts down at the same point every time. Is there any way to fix this or should I just give up?
    Also, is there any way to not have to re-download the whole thing every time?
    Hi Saiyara and welcome to Tenforums.

    You can download the ISO from MSTechBench once. Then run the installation that way. Please see the tutorial and video here (see step #7):

    Windows 10 - Upgrade Installation - Windows 10 Forums

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