Microsoft is now allowing users to easily upgrade their computers with a tool named “Medial Creation Tool”. This tool allows you to upgrade your PC or create installation media to install other PCs as well. Besides that, it also allows users to download the latest Windows 10 version as an ISO file.
The ISO file is becoming a common file format for storing different kinds of installation media rather than a physical disc. It’s easy to share, burn to a physical disc, or make bootable media. The Windows 10 ISO file allows you to upgrade all your PCs without having to individually download updates on every PCs you have.
In this article, we will guide you on how to download the latest Windows 10 version as an ISO file with the Windows Media Creation Tool provided by Microsoft.
- How to download Windows 10 ISO on Windows 7/8/10
- How to Download Windows 10 ISO file on older Windows or other platforms
On Windows 7/8/10 you can only download the official Windows 10 ISO file through the Windows Media Creation Tool only. Here is how:
- Download Media Creation Tool from the Microsoft website.
- Open Media Creation Tool and review the agreement. Click Accept to continue.
- Choose “Create installation media (USB flash drive, DVD, or ISO file) for another PC. Click Next to continue.
- Review the default selected options, if you want a different, uncheck the “Use the recommended options for this PC” and change to what you want. Click Next to continue.
- Select “ISO file”. Click Next to continue.
- Choose a location where you want to store your downloaded Windows 10 ISO file. Click Save to continue.
- The ISO file size is around 4 GB so it will take a while to finish downloading the Windows 10 ISO file depend on your internet speed.
After finish downloading, the downloaded Windows 10 ISO file will appear on your previously saved location.
It is quite straightforward when you want to download the latest Windows 10 ISO file on older Windows PCs or other platforms such as Linux or MacOS.
- Go to Download Windows Disc Image (ISO File) page.
- Select the Windows 10 edition under the “Select edition” section. Click Confirm to continue.
- Select the language under the “Select the product language“. Click Confirm to continue.
- Finally, choose between Windows 10 32-bit or Windows 10 64-bit. Click on the option to start the download.