How to install Windows 10 on your old PC/Laptop?

WARNING – IF YOU HAVE A MANY YEARS OLD PC/LAPTOP YOU REPLACE YOUR HDD TO SDD(SOLID STATE DRIVE) FOR BATTER SPEED OTHERWISE WINDOWS 10 DESTROY YOUR SYSTEM. EVEN WINDOWS 10 DOES NOT WORK SMOOTH WITHOUT SSD(SLID STATE DRIVE).

Make Bootable USB Pendrive

In today’s article, we shared with you how to install Windows 10 on your old PC/Laptop? So first step, you have an 8GB of USB Pendrive(minimum choose 8GB). The first step we make a bootable USB Pendrive of Windows 10. You installed the latest version of Rufus software on your PC/Laptop. After launching the Rufus you show this windows will be opened.

make bootable pendrive of windwos 10

As you can see your Pendrive will be shown in the upper device section. so now you can click on the select button and select the Windows 10 Disk image file(open in mobile browser to download ISO file). After go to the Partition Scheme section and select it to MBR by default it selected to GPT but you select it to MBR.

make bootable pendrive of windows 10

Now click on the start button without do any changes. This process takes up to 10 to 15minutes depending on your system configuration.

Disable Secure Boot Option in BIOS

Now your bootable Pendrive is ready to boot in Windows 10. Actually, for Windows 10 installation first, go to BIOS and disable the Secure Boot option in BIOS. because the latest Windows 10 not installed on these devices the Secure Boot option is enabled. So make sure you can go to your system BIOS and Disable the Secure Boot Option in BIOS, if your Secure Boot is Enable you will be not able to install it to your system.

disable secure boot in BIOS

Install Windows 10 on your old PC/Laptop?

Now we go into the system’s BIOS menu. Different brands have different BOOT MENU option. Click here and check your BOOT MENU, and Boot from Pendrive.

Maybe the next option will be showing on your screen “Press any key to boot from USB” press any key.

You can see on your PC’s screen the Windows 10 installation process, select Time & Currency click next.

install windows 10

Click Install Now.

how to install windows 10

Select Windows 10 Edition as you feel comfortable. As usually, my suggestion is to go for Windows Pro Edition, in this edition many options are available.

Also, read – How to install Windows 10 on your latest PC/Laptop?

select windows

Click on Custom : Install Windows only(advanced)

how to install windows 10

Now you select Window Install drive and click on Format, also click on System partition and recovery partition to format all of these partitions that show in MB.

and click on Windows partition those you format, click on next button. This process takes time to depend on your system specification, in general, it takes approx 20-25 minutes.

Installation complete.

Take breath and install all your drivers and your necessary software.

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