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I dont even understand what the hell is going on here

the tool is simple, throw the ESD in the folder, run as admin, follow single button prompts
 
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I dont even understand what the hell is going on here

the tool is simple, throw the ESD in the folder, run as admin, follow single button prompts
He's complained for some time that he can't get the Decrypter to work. It sounds like he is trying to install ESD straight to desktop without creating the ISO.

He needs to show his work at this point. The screenshot I provided (post 620) is how it should look before you double click the decrypt-ESD.cmd file.

EDIT: all of this needs to be done inside a newly created file folder that doesn't have any other content, like it's walled off.
 
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I threw mine in a folder on the C: drive, so its C:\Decrypt\ with the decrypt files and the ESD in there, run it as admin and away i go
(first time use you have to run the update one first, ofc)
 
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I threw mine in a folder on the C: drive, so its C:\Decrypt\ with the decrypt files and the ESD in there, run it as admin and away i go
(first time use you have to run the update one first, ofc)
I've never run the update one. This last time, Fall 1909, I used the Decrypt from 1809, still works.

EDIT: how long does it take the update to run? As a standalone package it does not seem to work. So only from within the main decrypt-ESD.cmd?
 
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dism++ also has decryption function and it has gui but I like original decrypter because of its minimalism.
 
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There must be language barrier somewhere, but I'm running out of simple sentences.

This is where the ESD is:
133897


This is where the Decrypter is:
133898


The decrypter specifically ASKS for full path to the ESD, and that's exactly what I did.
133899


It correctly reads it, so I proceed.
133900


And then it fails.
133901
 
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There must be language barrier somewhere, but I'm running out of simple sentences.
There is a language barrier. The ESD should be in the second screenshot. You can't follow my direction. Your second screenshot should look like the example I gave in picture form as well as words.

The problem is on your end.

Move the ESD file.
 
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Then explain why the ESD is being read and the Decrypter shows the editions in it.
By your logic it would flat out not work.

But don't worry, unlike you, I understand how paths work, but tried this nonsense just to prove you wrong
133909

- and guess what: same error.
 
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But don't worry, unlike you, I understand how paths work, but tried this nonsense just to prove you wrong
Unlike you, I have ice cream and cake. You have (it's a simple word) ----!

133910


133911


133912


133913


133914


133915


133916


133917
 
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Here's another way to go. Start the script, and away it goes.


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I thought the only ESD out there was the install.esd in \sources folder you get when you download ISO via the Media Creation Tool instead of install.wim, and that's what I've been talking about all the time.
 
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Updated to 1909, and the whole process went smoothly for me. Didn't have to reinstall any drivers as well.
 
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1909 is out?
 
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1909 is out?
Not yet.

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Microsoft announced that it's prepping the Windows 10 November 2019 Update for release. Aside from being the first time that the company has publicly mentioned the (fairly obvious) name of the update that's otherwise known as version 1909, the blog post confirmed that build 18363.418 is likely to be the one that ships to non-Insiders.

Also, the November 2019 Update will have the same build revision number as the May 2019 Update, so you'd move from build 18362.418 to build 18363.418. Both versions get the same cumulative updates, but there's an additional enablement package that gets added to make it version 1909 and enable new features.
 
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Same build number? What the hell. You're not making any sense, Microsoft.
 
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Same build number? What the hell. You're not making any sense, Microsoft.
now 1909 is officially released to the general public:

both 1909 ESD & ISO downloads are up on MS techbench today 11/12
 
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Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1903 & 1909 (KB4524570)

Improves security for Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge, brings system to 18362.476 and 18363.476 respectively.

Download x64 (310 MB, requires restart)
 
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Where is the iso?
Read the first post. You need to use the Decrypter to convert the ESD to ISO. (click on the spoilers button to reveal the screenshots)
 
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