How to reinstall Windows within Windows?

This tutorial explains how to reinstall Windows within Windows.

Note: Reinstalling Windows will erase all data on your computer’s hard drive. It is important to back up all important data before proceeding.

  • Click on the Windows Start menu and select Settings
  • Click on Update & Security
  • Click on Recovery in the left pane
  • Under Reset this PC, click on Get started
  • Select either Keep my files or Remove everything depending on whether you want to keep your personal files or erase everything
  • If you selected Remove everything, you will be given the option to Clean the drive fully or Just remove my files (Select the option that best suits your needs)
  • Click on Reset and then Next
  • Follow the prompts to begin the Windows reinstallation process (This may take several minutes to complete)
  • Once the reinstallation is complete, your computer will restart
  • Follow the prompts to set up Windows, such as creating a user account and selecting your preferences

That’s it! You have successfully reinstalled Windows within Windows.

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