Three ways to download Windows 10 installation ISO from Microsoft's official website.

May 20, 2022, Posted by Admin to Windows Installation USB Creator

This tutorial will show you three methods to download Windows 10 Installation ISO file from Microsoft's official website, mainly including the following aspects:

Background knowledge

Windows 10 is a cross-platform operating system developed by Microsoft Corporation, which was released in 2015 and was originally made available free of charge to legitimate users of Windows 7 and Windows 8. Windows 10 combines the features of the previous two versions (Windows 7 and Windows 8) to better provide a better way for desktop/laptop as well as mobile devices. Although Windows 10 ultimately failed to succeed in mobile devices, it has achieved unprecedented success in the field of traditional PCs, and according to statistics, more than 75% of computers in the world are currently running Windows 10.

To install and use Windows 10 on our computer, we first need to download a Windows 10 installation ISO, burn it to a DVD or USB drive, and then boot from the DVD or USB drive to install Windows 10. We usually use the Microsoft Media Creation Tool to download the Windows 10 installation ISO from Microsoft's official website, which is currently the only download method Microsoft provides on the website. In addition to that, there are a few other ways to download Windows 10 to install ISO from Microsoft's official website, this tutorial will detail three ways to download Windows 10 from Microsoft's official website to install ISO.

 

Download Windows 10 installation ISO with Microsoft Media Creation Tool

Step 1. Open Microsoft's official Windows 10 download link in your browser.

Step 2. Find "Create Windows 10 installation media" and then click the "Download Now" button below to download Microsoft Media Creation Tool (MediaCreationTool21H2.exe).

Download Microsoft Media Creation Tool

 

Step 3. After the download is complete, double-click to start MediaCreationTool21H2.exe.

Step 4. After Microsoft Media Creation Tool (MediaCreationTool21H2.exe) completes the preparations, click the "Accept" button to accept the license agreement.

accept the license agreement

 

Step 5. Select the edition of Windows 10 you want to download, and then click the "Next" button.

choose which edition of Windows 10 to download

 

Step 6. Check the "ISO file" checkbox, and then click the "Next" button.

choose to save as an ISO file

 

Step 7. Select the path to save the ISO file, and then click the "Save" button.

select save path

 

Step 8. Microsoft Media Creation Tool (MediaCreationTool21H2.exe) starts to download the ISO file. This will take some time, please be patient.

Downloading ISO file

 

Step 9. After the download is complete, click the "Finish" button to close the program.

download ISO file completed

 

 

Download Windows 10 installation ISO with Hasleo Windows ISO Downloader

Step 1. Download and run Hasleo Windows ISO Downloader.

Run Hasleo Windows ISO Downloader
 

Step 2. Please select the version and language of the Windows 10 installation ISO you want to download, then click the "Download" button and specify a save path for the ISO file.

Select Windows 10 version to download ISO
 

Step 3. The program starts downloading Windows 10 ISO file, the download time depends on your network environment, so please be patient.

Downloading Windows 10 installation ISO
 

Step 4. Wait for the download to complete.

 

Download Windows 10 installation ISO with Google Chrome

Step 1. Run Google Chrome and open Microsoft's official Windows 10 download link with it.

Step 2. Right-click anywhere on the web page and select "Inspect" from the pop-up menu, as shown in the picture below:

Select inspect in google chrome

 

Step 3. Check "Toggle device toolbar" in the right window, as shown in the picture below:

Check toggle device toolbar in google chrome

 

Step 4. Click the "refresh" button to reload the page, as shown in the picture below:

Check refresh button in google chrome

 

Step 5. After the page is reloaded, find "Download Windows 10 Disk Image (ISO)" and select the edition of Windows 10 you want to download from the "Select Download" drop-down box, then click "Download".

Choose which edition of Windows 10 to download

 

Step 6. Select the product language from the "Choose one" drop-down box, then click "Confirm".

Select the product language for Windows 10

 

Step 7. Choose to download the 32-bit or 64-bit Windows installation 10 ISO depending on your needs.

Select Windows 10 ISO to download

 

 

Conclusion

As mentioned above, this tutorial details three methods to download the Windows 10 installation ISO from Microsoft's official website, we recommend you to use the above method to download the official Windows 10 installation ISO to avoid security issues.

After you have a Windows 10 installation ISO, you can create a Windows installation USB flash drive to install Windows 10 or create a portable Windows to boot Windows from USB drive with Hasleo WinToUSB.