Copy the folder of drivers that you downloaded and renamed earlier to the flash drive with the installation files on it. After that selection is made the system will begin the clean install process on the device. After this restart the install process will continue and like I said earlier it will be very familiar. For me, this process took over 3 hours. The Windows 10 install took several hours for the initial upgrade. In my case that was a 64 bit system. Hold them both until you see the screen come on and then let go.Next
At this point you should be in familiar territory if you have ever performed a Windows install. So here is a rundown of the steps I took to get Windows 10 up and running on the Stream 7. Why does one have to do all this for the Stream? Anyone else have the same issue with current or technical preview of Windows 10? Do not expand them — just save them in their downloaded executable file state. Well, my answer is yes to both! Pick what you want to keep etc. Have fun and enjoy Windows 10! Once you are logged into the system it is time to install your drivers.Next
Select your drive and proceed. I was worried about running out of space Click Next Accept the agreement and continue with the installation. Go here: If you're reading this ible, you're probably rocking a cheap tablet. Enjoy — now I am off to find my next small form factor tablet victim — errr — opportunity for an upgrade! Before that time the drivers seemed to come and go randomly, but they've stayed missing now for weeks. Just for kicks, I tried Insider build 17723 and it installed via the normal Windows Update process. You may then want to do the same with both drivers in the Driver -Controllers for Touch. Now start the install process and the it will continue by copying the install files and getting things ready for the first reboot.
A restart may be required afterwards. All good except I can't get the Windows hardware button to work. Download the Driver-Driver Pack as shown below called: Intel Chipset, Graphics, Camera and Audio Driver Pack. My new refurb Stream 7 was supposed to ship with Win10 but came with 8. Continue until it starts the upgrade process. Windows 10 is definitely shaping up nicely, can't wait for what Microsoft comes up with between now and release. The first driver to install is the Intel Chipset, Graphics, Camera and Audio Driver Combo Pack.Next
Again — if you have ever reset or clean installed a Windows 10 device — this process is very familiar. I was able to get those drivers from a previous post, but I appreciate you posting them here. Create a Recovery Disk by searching for create a recovery drive on Windows 8. My 5701 stream 7 had begun the update loop of death. They are even supporting Timeline data being synched across my device ecosystem. This is also an option but it costs just as much as your tablet does, so as cool as it is, I do not recommend it.Next
I will say it was easy to use Near Share with this device to other machines running the Windows 10 April 2018 Update so that makes sharing easy. Might even be a useable tablet again. Yet I cannot but wonder why these steps are necessary. One of the drivers, I think the touch driver which also controls the Windows button , fails - you just need to go into Device Manager, tell it to update the driver, and direct it to the unpacked driver on the drive. If you're like me, you'll want to get Windows 10 on your Stream 7 as fast as possible! Click on the search icon next to the start bar 2. These driver files have cryptic numeric names so be sure to save them with a name that will remind you what they are for.Next
If you wish to install this version, know that it can enhance overall performance and stability, add different touch-related fixes, improve existing gestures, or even include support for new ones. Now start the Stream 7 back up and enter the recovery options menu by pressing the power button and volume down rocker together until the system begins to power up. But I still have no options under display to set 'Auto-Rotate' to on. Pick your language, pick Windows 10 Home since that's the only one you're elligible for 4. Yesterday and mentioned that I had installed the Windows 10 Technical Preview on it. So once you arrive on the desktop it is time to install the system drivers that you downloaded earlier. These drivers have been missing for at least a few weeks, and multiple forum users have also had no luck finding them.Next
After installing that driver and rebooting which it offers I had an extra widget Rotation Lock in my Action center. Everything is now wired up and ready to begin. I also had to reboot before it worked. Wait for your computer to reboot. So I went off in search of a solution and found a great that gave me the basis for installing the Windows 10 Technical Preview on the Stream 7. With this in mind, if you consider applying the present version, download and install the package. By now your install drive that is being created by the Media Creation Tool should be ready.Next