How to install Windows 10 IoT on Raspberry Pi 2 without Windows 10

For those who want to install Windows 10 IoT but don’t want to install Windows 10 follow the steps below:

  • Insert the SD card where you want to install Windows 10 IoT
  • Format it to FAT32 if needed.
  • Download Windows 10 IoT https://ms-iot.github.io/content/en-US/Downloads.htm
  • Unzip the downloaded ISO and you should see a file called Flash.ffu
  • Download the Windows 10 ADK at the end of this page: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/hardware/dn913721.aspx
  • Search for Windows Imaging and Configuration Designer in your installed programs and run it.
  • Where it says deploy (top left corner right under the title bar) click on the down arrow and select the device where you want to install Windows 10 IoT (either a USB drive where your SD card is or a removable drive if you have one in your computer.)
  • Click on deploy.
  • Select the Flash.ffu file you downloaded before and click open.
  • Click next.
  • Make sure the target disk is correct and click next.
  • Click Flash.

After a few minutes you should have Windows 10 IoT installed in your SD card and you can now try it on your Raspberry Pi 2.

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