To install Windows 11 on a computer without going through an update process from a previous version of Windows, it is necessary to create a bootable Windows 11 installation USB key.
A bootable Windows 11 USB drive can also be used to repair Windows 11 or reset and reinstall Windows 11 when it no longer works properly or to start from scratch.
Once your Windows 11 installation USB key has been created, you can run the Windows 11 installer inside either by starting your computer from the USB key (new installation), or by double-clicking on the setup file. .exe from File Explorer. By following the installer instructions, you will easily install or reinstall Windows 11 on your PC.
In this tutorial we will see how to create a Windows 11 installation USB drive free.
Create a bootable Windows 11 installation USB drive
via the media creation tool
To create a Windows 11 installation USB drive using the Media Creation Tool, follow these instructions:
✓ Congratulation : you have created a Windows 11 installation USB key using the media creation tool! 👍
To create a Windows 11 installation USB drive through Rufus software, follow these instructions:
✓ Congratulation : you have created a Windows 11 installation USB key using Rufus software! 👍
Install Windows 11
After you’ve created your Windows 11 installer USB drive, you can install Windows 11 on your computer.
To do this, follow this guide which explains how to install Windows 11 from A to Z:
Install Windows 11: The Complete Guide
If you prefer to install Windows 11 alongside Windows 10, follow this other guide:
Install Windows 11 in dual-boot with Windows 10