Since we have Windows 11 Version 21H2, the Enterprise Windows 11 ISO files are also available. Also, the latest LTSC version is 1809 (Windows 10) and you can download that as well. This article also has version 21H2 (Windows 10) Enterprise files as well.
Right now we have Windows 11 in Stable, Beta, and Dev channel, and you can build ISO on your computer of its Enterprise edition. It’s obvious that you’d need an activation key to activate it, just like older Windows. Some information in this article may not apply at the time of writing such as Windows 11 unavailability at Microsoft evaluation website.
📍 Looking for Windows 10 enterprise; go here.
The enterprise version is aimed at companies however, anyone can download the Enterprise version and test it for 90 days with the evaluation license for free.
Windows 11 introduced a new UI that makes it more interesting to interact (such as restarting) with your PC. The modish Settings app makes it more straightforward to add a custom DNS Server and the Windows terminal that combines both Command prompt and PowerShell.
Windows 11 Enterprise free? After the test period?
You’re totally free to use it for 90 days after that evaluation period license will expire, your desktop background becomes dark and Windows nag you with Installation is not genuine message and system reboots every hour. We are not suggesting but we’ve seen activation enterprise version is similar to other Windows 11 editions.
Can I buy Windows 11 Enterprise?
Now, this Windows 11 edition has more features compared to Pro, read how they differ from each other on this Microsoft page. It also means a stable environment for a few years of updates. If stability is your concern pick LTSC ISO which doesn’t include Microsoft Apps. How you can buy the Windows 11 Enterprise is not very simple, Let’s say to summarize everything in a sentence, buying the license individually for Windows 10 Enterprise is really a bad choice. However, if you happen to run a company with some stuff then you should purchase Windows 11 Enterprise, as the billing will be monthly or yearly.
So the Enterprise edition of Microsoft Windows 10 is specifically for people who happen to be in medium to large organizations. That being said small businesses do not require the features Microsoft provides in the enterprise version. Windows 10 Home users can upgrade to Windows 10 Pro because it gives all the functionality of the enterprise version although lacking some features you probably won’t need including Windows To Go and Direct Access.
Still thinking about Windows 10 enterprise and how it will run on a computer. Let’s get you Enterprise ISO.
Download Windows 11 Enterprise Version 21H2 and LTSC 2019
Without wasting any time further, let’s go through the steps about how to download the latest Windows 11 Enterprise:
- Windows 11 Enterprise 21H2 ISO 64-bit (English) | direct ISO download 22000.318
- Windows 11 Enterprise 21H2 ISO ARM (English)
- If you want the latest 22000.x build number ISO, follow our build ISO at home.
Once you have the ISO file use our tutorial to create a bootable USB of Windows 11 and install it on your computer.
If you want to manually download the Enterprise or LTSC ISO in other languages, these steps. Note: Right now you can only officially download Windows 10 from Microsoft’s website.
- Open Microsoft’s evaluation center in a new tab.
- Under Windows 10 Enterprise section, expand and click on Start your evaluation.
- Select your evaluation file type. There are two editions available: Enterprise and LTSC.
LTSC short for long term support channel which comes without any Microsoft apps, not even Microsoft Store.
From that page, you should probably select Windows 10 enterprise evaluation ISO and click on Continue to proceed further.
Now on the next page, you will be asked some general information such as your name, address, your country, and email address. Entering all this is very simple, after typing all this information you have to click on the Next button.
Next screen will ask you to select either 32-bit or 64-bit, for this tutorial we choose 64-bit. Now select the English language.
Select the 64-bit version unless you have a really old machine running on 32-bit architecture. The Download button starts the download immediately, you can use any Download manager in case if you want greater speed. When selected Enterprise, I got the following file with this name. remember that with time, the edition number will update.
If you choose LTSC, you’ll get this file, remember it doesn’t come with any bloatware, no Microsoft store! isn’t it cool?
It’s available in 8 languages, you can also add more languages subsequently Windows installation.
Create ISO using Media Creation Tool
- Download Windows 10 Media Creation Tool to make sure you have the latest version. applee
- Make a folder insider C:/ Root and name it WTool. applee
- Open Command Prompt and type following to go to the location.
- Run the following command 64-bit version.
MediaCreationTool2004.exe /Eula Accept /Retail /MediaArch x64 /MediaLangCode en-US /MediaEdition Enterprise
MediaCreationTool2004.exe /Eula Accept /Retail /MediaArch x86 /MediaLangCode en-US /MediaEdition Enterprise
The String en-US can be replaced with any language of your choice, but please don’t make a wild guess. (support)
It may ask you for a product key, obtain keys from this Microsoft page.
What is the difference between Version 2004 Enterprise and LTSC Enterprise?
- Build number matches with general Windows 10
- Windows 10 Pro + IT features.
- Comes with MS store and UWP apps.
- 5 years of security updates.
- Build number usually 2-3 year-old
- Windows 10 Stable Features
- Doesn’t come with MS store and UWP apps.
- 10 years of security updates.
If you want Windows 10 Enterprise, You need Windows 10 Pro as a base version. Changing Pro to Pro Enterprise is possible with changing the key.
There is a bigger difference between Windows 10 Enterprises and LTSC, the visible difference is that the LTSC version is usually 2 years behind the c 4urrent stable version. For example, the latest LTS version is 1809 while version 2004 being the latest public stable release
Windows 10 Enterprise Version 2004 (Current Branch channel)
Windows 10 enterprise version has more function compared to the pro variant also remember to switch between Windows 10 Pro and Windows 10 Enterprise you need Windows 10 Pro as a base variant. Next time you look out for Windows 10 ISO file to get the pro variant Aisi can you say enterprise key to change to enterprise version.
Windows 10 Enterprise LTSC 2020
This version is intended for those who would like to have a stable environment for a few years, for someone who does not need regular updates like a normal excited user would want. But there are multiple uses one of being able to run this on an older PCS and server computers makes it a perfect Windows 10 version. This is possible as this does not come with most of the Windows 10 Universal applications, even Microsoft store is not available (there is a Github project that brings Microsoft store to LTSC).
get-computerinfo | fl WindowsProductName, OsVersion
This command checks the installed Windows 10 version and product name. You need to enter this in PowerShell as this does not work on the command prompt.