How to get Windows 10 ISO and to install it on your computer, this is a dedicated article for that. We’ve listed all the methods to get Windows 10 ISO file according to your computer (whether it’s 32-bit or 64-bit machines).
Before starting, you might want to know which operating system you’re running and the architecture. Here is a simple way to detect whether your system is 32-bit or 64-bit. Open the Local Disk C, and if there is a “programs Files (x86)” folder it means it’s a 64-bit architecture. If not you have means you’re on a 32-bit. Also, make sure to have the minimum space required to install windows 10.
Users with modern computers often get major updates early. However, use the following links and tips to get the ISO file of the latest Windows 10 version and install it on your computer.
- Download Windows 10 version 1909 (18363.535)
- Download Windows 10 ISO (1909)
- Check Your Windows Windows 10 version
- Instructions to install Windows 10
Download Windows 10 version 1909 (18363.535)
So the following approach is downloading all the original UUPs file and convert them to ISO – but everything in a mouse-click. This approach will let you save bandwidth, i.e., Home version downloads are 3GB while if you download ISO from MS, it’ll be 5GB.
Both links will lead to a page, from there click on Create Download package.
The link will download a zip file, Extract the zip file and run aria2_download_windows.cmd file, the tool fetches UUP files from Microsoft server later converting to ISO for bootable USB device creation.
For more instruction please scroll here.
Download Windows 10 ISO (1909)
These links are from Microsoft, but the build number is 18363.418 which is a few months old. You have to manually install the below linked KB update after Windows installation.
Filename: Win10_1909_English_x64.iso (64-BIT / 5.0GB)
Filename: Win10_1909_English_x32.iso (32-BIT / 3.4GB)
Important: Download KB4530684 for upgrading your Windows 10 to latest | download.
Follow this guide to update your 1903 to 1909.
Check Your Windows Windows 10 version
Steps to get the latest Windows 10 version.
- Download both files (the Windows 10 ISO from the link above with the latest KB update).
- Install Windows and do not connect to the internet until you finish installing it, now navigate to the update file and install KB update then restart your computer.
To ensure your Windows 10 is up to date and the version is 1909, press Windows + I key combination to open settings then navigate to system > about. To check your Windows version. When your Windows is up to date like at the time of writing this article you will the below image.
Here are other ways to get Windows 10 ISO to your computer.
Instruction to Homebrew Windows 10 1909 ISO
Step 1. Use the 64-bit link to download 64-bit Windows 10. Just like that use the 32-bit link to download 32-bit Windows 10. Now extract the tool (zip file), right-click and select Extract All option.
Step 2. Open the extracted folder, run aria2_download file, this script is an automated script that downloads all the files using an open-source Aria2 tool. This is necessary to download multiple files at once.
TIP: To run this script on Linux, move the file to Home directory and command bash aria2_download_linux.sh
This will take some minutes, use a high-speed internet connection. you can see the progress inside the command prompt window and all the files that this tool download is from Microsoft server, so yes there is no involvement of third-party files.
Step 3. Once done, LZX compression and other tasks will take place. Updates are merged to the final image, so you always get the latest build version out of the box. In the end, you will have a Windows 10 1909 ISO on the same folder.
(optional) Since, you can anytime close the command prompt and resume the downloads later, in that case, you can manually trigger the ISO conversion with Convert UUP file.
Similarly, like installing Windows 10 Lean, where we’ve shown you can use a tool to get original Windows 10 files from Microsoft servers and then automatically converting them to ISO file, it is a conventional and practical method.
Update 1903 to 1909 Guide
The following files are required to upgrade Windows 10 version 1903 to version 1909
- Kb4517245.cab 21KB
- kb4513661.cab 3MB
- kb4517389.cab 3xxMB
- kb4520390.cab 14MB
**Links (original Microsoft server)
You specially need to install kb4517245, which will enable version 1909 features. After that normally install all other updates from Windows Update screen.
Or manually install those 4 files to update from any build of 1903 (18362) to 1909 (18363) latest.
Download the four cab files and rename them like e.g kbxxxxxx.cab and move them to root c:/ directory.
- Open command prompt as Admin.
- Type cd /
DISM.exe /Online /Add-Package /PackagePath:c:\kbxxxxxx.cab
- Give it a few minutes to complete and restart your system.
- Go to Settings > System > About to check the updated build number.
Instructions to install Windows 10
- Make Bootable USB, do a fresh install.
- Do not connect to the internet just yet.
- Open the Update (KB) and let it install.
- You now have the latest version.
- Optional. disable automatic updates
Need UUP files? check this post.
Step 1. Some sites provide UUP links of Windows 10, you will get a tool in zip format. Download the tool, extract it. Run the Aria2downlaod file. This script will download all UUP files and convert them to ISO file.
Step 2. The archive will contain aria2c.exe application, aria2 script, and an aria2_download.cmd script that will start the download.
If you choose the option with conversion, then the archive will also include a conversion script that will be run after successful download.
Obtain Windows 10 ISO from Microsoft
Windows 10 ISO from Microsoft: (Use a smartphone device for this method, because Microsoft redirects the link given in the guide to an upgrade page, So this is a bit tricky Use this guide instead if you still want ISO of Windows 10 using your computer).
Step 01. Head to this Microsoft page from a mobile. If you’re visiting from a computer press CTRL + SHIFT + M and choose a mobile device.
Then select, Language and choose the architecture you need to download.
Get Windows 10 ISO using Media Installer Tool: Use Microsoft’s official tool to download Windows 10 (64-bit and 32-bit) ISO file, you can also choose a Windows 10 version such as “Windows 10 Pro, Single language, Windows N.”
Windows 10 direct download link: You can directly save a Windows 10 ISO file to a cloud to save the file in as many hours or days you want because Official Microsoft links expire in 24-hours).
Installation Guides & Resources
How to Install Windows 10 From USB: If you already have a Windows ISO file to your computer, you can create a bootable installation media to install Windows 10 on a computer.
Install Windows 10 using Media Creation Tool: You can also get Windows 10 ISO according to your computer using the Media creation tool. Which can also make bootable USB drive and for this, a high-speed internet connection is required.
Windows 10 in such a great operating system regarding providing new features and update throughout the year. Even if sometimes a new version of Windows 10 fails Microsoft quickly manage to fix the issues and re-release the version. This has happened with the update 2018 update which released initially on 10th of April, but having a higher amount of blue screen of death issues, it was pulled off. The April 2018 update was rescheduled to release on 30th April, so you can go to the Microsoft website and use their site and download the new Windows 10 ISO. Or you can wait for them wide roll out which will happen on 8 of May. But it seems that Microsoft already started rolling the April 2018 update for most of the users.
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First, there are many ways you can use to get the latest Windows 10 version.
- Installing Base ISO and applying KB update.
- Making ISO from UUP files.
Windows 10 Installation guide.
The only tricky part was to get Windows 10 ISO, which you can burn to USB flash drive or to DVD and start the installation. However, here is an easy breakdown of all the steps you need to do to install Windows 10 on your computer.
Step 1. Make bootable media – Use Rufus or any other tool to create bootable Media. Check this guide for more help.
Step 2. Start the setup – Just like the original Windows 10 setup, you will be going through on-screen instruction that you need to follow in order to install Windows 10 Lean. You had throughout the process we have a guide for that as well that you can check here.
Step 3. Setup part – The second part is pretty much simple if you installed through a bootable USB flash drive now it’s time to unplug it Windows will ask you to account information like for the example what name do you want to use for your computer account. If possible connect the computer to a Wi-Fi network when prompt so that way you will get the latest drivers automatically installed.
Now when Windows 10 is installed, here is how to disable all of Windows 10’s Built-in Advertising in anniversary update builds.
During the installation you’ll notice that the setup will automatically install the latest update, so you always have the latest version of Windows 10.