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Sufficient data storage available on the computer you are clean installing. Note that the download and image is over 3GB. Check these things on the PC where you want to clean install Windows 10: Make sure you meet the system requirements. Learn more at Windows 10 Specifications.

Perform a clean install from within a running version of Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1 or Windows 10 Previously, Windows 7, Windows 8.0 and Windows 8.1 users needed to have either of those versions of Windows installed and activated in order to qualify for the free upgrade offer.

Make sure that you have backups of all data from the PC as the clean installation will remove all files from the PC. Unplug all external peripherals except for the Mouse, Keyboard, and LAN cable before starting. 1. Prepare installation media (a DVD or USB flash drive)

Greg, excellent tutorial but I'm a little unsure about doing a clean install on a multi partition drive. My system has Win 10 (free upgrade from Win 7) installed on a 5 partition drive (C thru G). Windows is on C along with installed programs. "My Documents" & program installation files are on D. The other partitions are for various other data ...