1.    29 Jul 2015 #1
    Join Date : May 2015
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    Windows 10 clean install

    Hey guys im confused about the whole windows 10 thing i just upgraded my windows 8.1 to windows 10 though controlpanel reserved and all, but now i got activation problems, but i aint to worred about that right now, my main question is i want to clean install windows 10, but how should i do that, shall i just download the media to a usb and just install it or what will the right way be to do it ?

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  2.    29 Jul 2015 #2
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    bump :S?
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  3.    29 Jul 2015 #3
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    New Orleans Northshore
    Posts : 246
    Win 10 pro Upgraded from 8.1

    I think you do need to worry about not activating. I think you'll need to be activated to clean install and activate after the install?
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  4.    29 Jul 2015 #4
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 8
    macOS, Windows (Boot Camp)

    IIRC, the Windows Insiders were told they'd eventually get an .ISO (I hope I'm not wrong about that). When that happens, I'm sure it would become available one way or the other.

    As mentioned earlier, you're going to need to get that activation issue resolved anyway.
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  5.    29 Jul 2015 #5
    Join Date : Nov 2014
    Posts : 63
    Windows 10 PRO

    I did a clean install, didn't enter a key when prompted, and Windows activated itself.

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