Windows 10 install fails at start up

  robertynwa 04:44 15 Dec 2015
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When I attempted to start up a new laptop to install genuine Windows 10, (downloaded from Microsoft website), via USB I received the error message,

"Your PC ran into a problem and needs to restart. We'll restart for you".

Error message also said ... "Attempted write to read only memory (WimFsf.sys)".

The laptop attempted to start several times but the same message was seen.

The new laptop is an ASUS X554LJ-XX025D, free dos.

Please help as this is my sons Christmas present.

Many thanks

  robin_x 09:28 15 Dec 2015

Possibly a corrupt iso or USB.

Make again with W10 Media Creation Tool

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What Windows was originally installed on the laptop?

  robertynwa 09:36 15 Dec 2015

There was no windows on the laptop, it was new and came with something called "FreeDos".

I will make a fresh USB using the Media Creation tool and see if that works.

Many thanks

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