The last thing left to do in this part is to indicate the setup where Windows 10 should be installed. Wrapping things up Although setting up an automated installation of Windows 10 may seem like a complicated process, it can end up being more difficult and time consuming trying to go through the installation and configuration manually, even more if you have to repeat the same steps on multiple computers. Only users outside the U. I've set up my Microsoft account on it and downloaded Microsoft Office as I use this device only for Uni. We will try to help you. Im thinking of just taking it and my computer up to best buy and paying them to install the os, cause im pretty frustrated at the point, and dont know where to go from here.
But Home computer and Work computer are with different Windows environment. If you're creating an answer file that you'll use in multiple devices, you should be using a volume or generic product key. While anyone can create and use an answer file, Microsoft designed this feature for organizations, as such you won't find an option to perform an installation using a Microsoft account. This option lets you set up a local account on the computer. Important: Make sure that image is an install. Although it's not a difficult process to handle for most tech-savvy users, you still have to sit through the installation and answer questions which can take a very long time, even more when you need to install on multiple devices. You can determine if a drive is fixed or removable from Disk Management search Start or Run for diskmgmt.
You can also check out this to learn more about each and everyone of the settings, which you can configure to create an answer file to perform an automated installation of Windows 10. How to save a Windows 10 answer file project Once you've completed setting up all the configurations to install Windows 10 automatically, you need to remove all the unmodified components, validate the answer file, and save changes as an. Here, click on the appropriate option and click Next button. You'll also know that a new answer file has been created with the various stages you can configure to automate the installation of Windows 10. Should it have education version in the drop down or does it just download windows and the key determine the versions. Now I can add it to the domain, unlike that pesky Win 10 Home version.
To create the same using Command Prompt, please refer to our how to guide. I know, iv searched a bit too myself, but again. You can always reconnect to the network after the installation. Following the is picture of the same. Naturally, my first move is to wipe the preinstalled Windows install and run my own fresh copy.
After install, Win 10 Pro was installed but not activated. This is because we want the setup to create a partition with all the available space left on the drive after creating the system reserved partition. Because of this Windows will most likely freeze during boot, as Microsoft hasn't designed it to work with drives that instead have the removable attribute. To identify the corrent input profile name, you can check out this. I have tried some solutions found here with no luck. To agree, check the box and click Next. Send typing and inking data to Microsoft to improve the recognition and suggestion platform.
Because you already extracted the iso to usb, you can just copy install. To format a drive, select the drive and then click Format option. During the process, you will be asked to enter a product key. I got both from Microsoft directly, media creation tool , and iso is directly from Microsoft as well. In order for the media to boot you have to make sure that the device is configured to boot from the correct drive. After completing the steps, you now have the environment set up to create an answer file. This guide is unique for not requiring external installation media and walking through the use of imagex.
In the case that you made a mistake configuring a setting value, don't empty the field, instead right-click the setting, and select the Revert Change option. Otherwise, you can use the digital license product key which should be sent to you through email after purchasing Windows 10 to activate your Windows 10 by going to the same Activation setting and click on the Change product key button. Using the value of 1, we're telling the setup to turn on the express settings using the default options. How to troubleshoot a Windows 10 answer file Although an answer file can simplify and completely automate the process to install Windows 10, if you don't configure the settings perfectly, you may encounter errors and other problems that will cause the installation to stop and wait for the user input to continue. If you want to speed up and automate the installation process, you can create a special file with the answers to every question, which you can save in the bootable media and the setup can read automatically to perform an unattended installation of Windows 10. If is, can you show me the detailed steps? If you have entered the product key, the setup will not show the following screen where you need to select the edition of Windows 10 that you want to install and have the product key for. If Windows starts normally instead, refer to.
Search for Settings to open the Settings app. As per on Windows 10 Build 1803 Redstone 4. This will prompt you to erase everything on the partition. And if you want to use the traditional method, click Skip this step and then follow instructions in Step 17. Click Next and let the computer finish processing.
For example, we're extracting Windows 10 Pro, which in this case has an index number of 6. We are using the free 7-Zip in this guide. If you're going this route, here's another detailed on configuring Windows 10 components. If you are unsure which disk contains your Windows installation, ask for assistance before continuing. The next step is to specify the require file format and partition properties. If you just want to upgrade to Windows 10, you can follow step 1 to 6 in the guide below. .
Third-party Windows To Go creation tools is probably the most popular tool that can create a Windows To Go drive for Windows 8 and 10, though it may not be so obvious at first glance. Only users outside the U. However, you can always create an installation with a Windows 10 local account and then link it to your Microsoft account. Glad to have this workaround when a customer buys a Win 10 Home computer and needs to add it to their company domain. Step 7: On the license agreement screen, read the license, check I accept the license terms option, and then click Next button. I kept getting a black screen with a cursor and was not able to get to the login page. In this guide, we'll be configuring an autounattend.