windows 10 fresh install

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    Question Flashing cursor upon fresh DVD install Win10

    Hi there. So I'm trying to do a fresh install of Windows 10 on a computer. I've bought an install cd/DVD that comes with the product key. Upon trying to boot from it to install the OS, it gives me a flashing cursor that sits for a second, then tabs down, then it flashes the Windows 10 logo...
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    [SOLVED] Cloned Win 10 not working properly ( Can't update/reset/ fresh install )

    Hi I will try to keep this as short as possible but considering my issue and the fixes i have already tried, I believe it is necessary that I mention everything. So I installed an nvme SSD a few days ago and decided to clone Windows from HDD to the SSD. I used AOEMI backupper's Clone Windows...
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    [SOLVED] OS install

    I have an M.2 SSD and I want to take my OS off of my HDD. People have recommended cloning and a Fresh install. I don’t wanna do a clone because people be having problems after the clone. I have an Prebuilt from HP and I am sure I can do a Fresh install of Windows 10. I have a 16gb Flash drive...
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    [SOLVED] Will Win7 computer with embedded key update to Win10 with USB?

    My Dad has an older computer that came with Win7 installed and I was going to stick my Win10 USB in and update it. I have been able to update several devices that came with Win8 originally this way and their embedded Windows Key works to activate the new installation of Win10. Will this work on...
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    [SOLVED] System Service Exception bsod on fresh windows install

    i have recently upgraded to a ryzen 2700x from an intel board my current specs are as follows an ADATA 128gb SATA3 SSD ryzen 7 2700x Radeon r9 390 MSI B-350 tomahawk WD blue 1tb and a 500gb SSHD that i dont know the manufacturer as it was a gift, and GSKILL ripjaws 5 2x8gb 3600mhz when i took...
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    [SOLVED] Need help clean installing windows 10

    My friend helped me install windows 10 onto an 8GB usb flash drive using Rufus. He made sure it worked by trying it on his own computer and it did. When I got home with the drive, I plugged it in, went to bios settings, made sure secure booting was disabled, had the boot mode to legacy+xhci...
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    [SOLVED] Windows 10 not updating to 1903 from 1607

    Hi all I am having a very annoying issue. I have just wiped my computer completely clean and am still having the issue where my windows just refuses to update to 1903. the current errors I have gotten are PHP WATCHDOG ERROR, error 0xc1900223 and that is pretty much it. I have tried sfc scans...
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    Question [SOLVED]Potplayer Xinput button mapping caused youtube problem(independant of the browser used) that even fresh windows install didn't fix

    I recetly bought a xbox one s controller for my pc. While using potplayer i stumbled upon xinput button mapping feature and it worked great or so I thought. While potplayer was open, I switched to a live feed in youtube(on chrome),which was on hold when i was using the player, using the xb1...
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    Question Can't boot windows after fresh installation on ssd

    Hello People, I seriously need some help. For quite some time my hdd started giving "SMART status bad, Backup and Replace" errors, and recently it started freezing my pc up therefore i bought a new 1tb sandisk ssd. Firstly i tried cloning my hdd to the ssd but after the cloning, my pc just...