Microsoft has just rolled out the first Anniversary Update for Windows 10. The Anniversary Update is the second significant update to Windows 10 after the November Update.
Anniversary Update for Windows 10
Windows 10 Anniversary Update is absolutely free for Windows 10 PCs and brings tens of new features as well as improvements to the operating system. Windows Ink, Microsoft Edge Extensions, linking Windows 10 digital license to Microsoft account, easy-to-use mobile hotspot, and improved Start menu, action center and taskbar are some of the immediately noticeable features of the Anniversary Update.
The Windows 10 Anniversary Update can be installed via Windows Update. Your Windows 10 PC will automatically download the Anniversary Update when its available for your PC. Since there are over 350 million computers running Windows 10, all PCs might not get the update in a day. Your PC might get the update in a few days.
That said, if you can’t wait to install the update or if you plan to perform clean install of Windows 10 with Anniversary Update by downloading Windows 10 with Anniversary Update ISO, you can do so. To download Windows 10 with Anniversary Update ISO, you can use the official Windows 10 Media Creation Tool.
Download Windows 10 Anniversary Update ISO
Follow the given below directions to download Windows 10 with Anniversary Update ISO from Microsoft using Media Creation Tool.
Step 2: Run the Media Creation Tool to see the License terms screen. Click the Accept button to continue to the next screen.
Step 3: At “What do you want to do?” screen, select the second option labeled Create installation media for another PC before clicking the Next button.
Step 4: Next, select your language, architecture, and edition of Windows 10 that you want to download. Here, the Media Creation Tool will automatically check the edition, language and architecture of your current Windows 10 installation and select the same for you by default. But if you want to select a different one, uncheck Use the recommended options for this PC option and then select your Windows 10 edition, architecture, and language.
Note that both Windows 10 Home and Pro are included in Windows 10. The right edition of Windows 10 will be installed during the install process.
Once selected, click Next button to proceed to the next step.
Step 5: At Choose which media to use screen, select ISO file and then click Next button.
Step 6: Choose a location to save your about to download Windows 10 with Anniversary Update ISO image file and then click Save button to begin downloading the ISO image.
Depending on your internet connection speed and load on Microsoft servers, the ISO image might take few minutes to hours to download.