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How do I remove and change what version of windows I have?

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#1 Likeaboski


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Posted 21 March 2018 - 10:23 PM

I just finished building my pc and when installing windows from a usb I accidently clicked windows S and now I cant download anything so is there a way to completely delete windows off my computer and just reinstall a normal version of windows

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#2 Mason21


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Posted 21 March 2018 - 11:16 PM

If you are talking about Windows 10....then, yes, there is a way.  Get a usb stickpen that is at least 4 gigabytes in size. Once you download Windows 10 onto it, you can re-install just like a Windows disk. (you must have a valid Key code to activate Windows) Here is the link.   https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10

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Posted 22 March 2018 - 09:17 AM

See:   Doing a Completely Clean Install of Windows 10


You will have to have a license key for the edition of Windows 10 (Home, Pro, etc.) that you are intending to install.  The latest Windows 10 ISO files now exceed 4GB since they include the material necessary to install any edition of Windows 10.  Snag a USB drive that has at least 8 GB of space and is an empty drive.

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