The official Microsoft Media Creation Tool allows you to download the latest version of Windows 10 as an ISO image of Windows 10 and create a bootable USB to install the operating system. If you want the latest version Media Creation Tool is the easiest way. But what if you need an older version of Windows 10?
Below we will see how you can download older versions of Windows 10 with a batch file and the latest version of Microsoft Media Creation Tool. So let's look at .bat.
If you are worried about what the .bat file contains, open it in a plain text editor to see exactly what it does.
Download both files to the system and place them in the same folder. Run the file MediaCreationTool.bat and wait to see the list of versions of Windows 10.
As you can see in the image above, there are almost all major versions of Windows 10. All files are hosted on Microsoft servers and will be downloaded using the official Media Creation Tool.
Once you select the version of Windows 10 you want to download, you will notice that the Media Creation Tool starts. Follow the instructions - accept the terms, select the language, version and architecture and decide if you want to download the ISO or write a USB.