New pc installing windows

Status
This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue. View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

endless12312

Thread Starter
Joined
Aug 9, 2020
Messages
1
My gf just build a new pc and shes trying to install windows so shes went to the website and put it on a usb but when she plugs it in to the new pc and goes to bios to put the usb as the #1 boot option it doesnt boot the windows from the usb
 

DaveA

David
Trusted Advisor
Spam Fighter
Joined
Nov 16, 1999
Messages
16,896
Well where did she get the copy and how much did she pay for it?
 

flavallee

Frank
Trusted Advisor
Joined
May 12, 2002
Messages
82,094
If the USB thumb drive is not created properly so it can boot during startup and start the Windows 10 install process, it will not work.

Even if your girlfriend is able to install Windows 10 with a USB thumb drive, how does she plan to activate and make it legal afterwards?

-------------------------------------------------
 
Status
This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue. View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Users Who Are Viewing This Thread (Users: 0, Guests: 1)

As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 807,865 other people just like you!

Latest posts

Staff online

Top