After the release of Windows 8, the users were in habit of seeing the live tiled Windows. So, when Windows 10 was released by Microsoft, the people could not imagine what kind of stylish features it accompanies for the users. Gradually, the users started realizing the worth of Windows 10 Pro and they began appreciating it too. Windows 10 Pro came with amazing features for the users.
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Download Windows 10 Pro
How to Download & Install Windows 10
You can download Windows 10 Pro in two steps. In the first step, you need to download the “USB/DVD Download Tool.” You will use this tool to create a bootable USB/DVD and later, you need to install Windows.
Create Bootable USB
It is the official tool by Microsoft.
Once you click the link, the downloading of the tool will start automatically.
When the downloading is over, go to the end of the section and click the “Download” button to download the ISO Image of Windows 10 Pro.
When the ISO Image is also downloaded, go to the Command Prompt. Right-click and select the “Run as an Administrator)
In Command Prompt Admin, you need to type “CHDIR” and press the Enter key.
Now, you need to insert the command “bootsect/nt60E:” and press the Enter key.
Type the command “XCOPY I:\*.*F:\/E/F/H” here. It will copy the ISO file to the USB. The term “XCOPY” here shows the ISO file.
Go to the “USB/DVD Download Tool” and right-click to it. Select “Run” to open the tool.
Installation of Windows
The USB files will appear in the USB drive. Here, you need to look for the “setup.exe” file. Once you get it, double-click to run it. It is the system setup file and will start installing Windows to your system.
Reboot the system and select the option “Boot from USB” when it appears on the screen.
You will notice the system has started loading the files.
Here, you need to select the language, Time Zone and other settings.
Click the option “I Agree to the License Terms” to move ahead.
Now, you will see two options for installation. If you select the “Custom” option, the system will install a fresh copy of Windows 10. If you select the “Upgrade” option, all your data and files will remain in the same place and your Windows will be upgraded. An upgrade is a less lengthy option whereas; the Custom is a bit lengthy.
Now, select the drive where you want to save the Windows 10 Pro. If you want to delete the old version of Windows, click on “Delete” option otherwise, skip it and move ahead.
The system starts loading the required files. You will see the whole process of installation in percentage.
Pick a name for your computer if you want to, otherwise skip it and move ahead. The system will also ask you to add a network. Skip this option if you want to add the network later.
Now, your Windows 10 is ready to use.
Salient Features of Windows 10 Pro
The Pro version of Windows 10 comes with all necessary apps and tools for the professional people. So, they do not need to download additional tools and apps while using Windows 10 Pro.
The smooth connectivity is always the priority of everyone. This edition of Windows comes with smooth connectivity.
The OS contains BitLocker and BitLocker Pro for a perfect and secure disk-encryption. You can use it not only for the encryption of your hard disk drive but also for the encryption of external drives such as USB drive, etc.
Client Hyper-V is the built-in feature of Windows 10 Pro. It is the virtualization solution for the users who need to work on a virtual machine. So, you do not need to install additional software.
The improved Cortana brings the best search results for the users. The search has been categorized now. Cortana comes with the Search Tiles such as “Apps, Settings, Tools, etc. The specialized search function allows you to search more easily.
The battery saver in Windows 10 Pro adds another start to its ranking. It keeps you connected on a lower usage of battery and so, you keep working for long hours in the same battery power.
The improved screen capture utility allows you to capture only a particular part of the screen instead of capturing the entire screen.
The File Explorer in the dark mode looks smarter for the users. It gives a very attractive look now.
You can mute the Autoplay feature in the Microsoft Edge. The Autoplay feature can be disabled with a click if you do not want the online videos to play automatically.
Q: When I try to install Windows 10 Pro, the installer hangs and keeps rebooting the system again and again.
Ans: It is due to the extra hardware attached to your system. You need to disconnect all of them such as card reader, scanner, printer, and other external hardware. Disconnect them, reboot the system and try to install the Windows 10 Pro again.
Q: I am getting “0x80070005-0x90002Error while installing Windows 10 Pro. What should I do now?
Ans: This error is due to an unknown antivirus program or may be due to the firewall. So, you need to turn the Firewall and Antivirus software off while you are installing Windows 10 Pro. Check the installed updates and run the Windows Update Troubleshooter to fix the error.
Q: When the installation process reaches up to 60%, it stops or stuck. Please help me.
Ans: The system is showing this error due to a corrupt, damaged or outdated driver. So, you need to update the drivers first. The outdated drivers will create a problem and you cannot install Windows 10 Pro until the drivers are updated.
Q: The installation does not move ahead. Whenever I start the installation process, there appears a message “Windows 10 Pro cannot be installed.” Please help me.
Ans: It is again the issue of the antivirus program. If you are using a non-Microsoft antivirus, it may be interrupting the installation process. So, you need to disable the antivirus program and start the installation process once again.