Where is the "install by creating media" option? Tags: Desktops Windows 8 Clean Install Last response: November 24, 2012 12:18 AM in Windows 8 Share toronado November 21, 2012 3:32:29 AM I want to do a clean install of Windows 8, but I'm not getting a "install by creating media" option. The only options it gives me are "Install now" or "Install Later from desktop". More about : install creating media option mlcaouette November 21, 2012 4:39:44 AM Here is a guide on how to do it. Very easy it worked for me. http://pcsupport.about.com/od/windows-8/a/clean-install... m 0 l toronado November 21, 2012 9:19:19 PM From your link: 10. On the Install Windows 8 screen, choose Install by creating media and then click Next. You should re-read my original post. That option doesn't exist on my screen. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer johnbl a b * Windows 8 November 24, 2012 12:18:12 AM http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-8/upgrade-pr... There are different installers with the same name. This one will let you download and save the image, make a USB installer or burn a DVD. At least it worked for me when I re downloaded the image after I had already setup Windows 8. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWindows 8.1 Install by creating media? Forum I try to install windows7 a massage show where partion of disk creating. Says Windows cannot i Forum Solvedmy pc won't load any hard drive. it shows in the bios option, but goes no where when try to boot or install windows Forum Install by creating media? Installing via USB Forum Does installing 2-1gb of RAMs to the remainng slots where two were installed with 512mb, giving 3gb the best option to increas Forum Creating dualboot option- xp on one drive, but booting straight into windows 7 Forum Win 8.1 Create Installation Media Problem Forum After you install Windows XP, you have the option to creat.. Forum SolvedWhy do I see option to select as best solution when I didn't create post Forum SolvedWhen i right click I no long get "save picture as". Where did this option go? Forum SolvedZalman z9 plus rear fan- where to install/give power- help! Forum SolvedHelp! Need to fresh install Win. 8.1 Pro after replacing motherboard. Have key but no media! Forum SolvedCreating an image of a windows 7 install Forum I want a streaming media player with option to store videos on hard drive. Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 installation stuck while creating partition on a newly build PC Forum SolvedRunning out of storage space - archiving large media media - looking for options Forum SolvedWhen i download something it doesent give me an option to where i want to save it Forum SolvedWhere should I install my OS ? 24 GB SSD or 1 TB HDD ? Forum i have install windows 7 without creating back up of original installed windows 8 Forum SolvedHow to pick where to install game from Uplay Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !