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How to Make UEFI & GPT [Win 10]

This is a walk through on how to setup, renew or replace your Partition/s for your DRIVE/s. For more details and instructions follow the links below.

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First download Rufus, then download Windows 10 ISO.

Second, use Rufus to copy Windows 10 ISO on a usb flash drive with 16 GB of storage.

Third, switch to UEFI selected setting in BIOS (f12 on Dell or f2 on some other machines to open BIOS.) Then reboot.

Forth, hit f12(BIOS mode) ,select UEFI_USB in boot menu, which will then boot the Windows 10 ISO.

If you cannot install windows on any of the drives installed then use GParted from (

Use Rufus to mount the GParted ISO on another USB key with 8 GB of storage.

Then you will use GParted to delete partition or partitions of your drive. Then make the partition to GPT.


Other options and abilities of GParted:

GParted enables you to easily manage your disk partitions:

Create partition tables, (e.g., msdos or gpt)

Create, move, copy, resize, check, label, set new UUID, and delete partitions

Enable and disable partition flags, (e.g., boot or hidden)

Align partitions to mebibyte (MiB) or traditional cylinder boundaries

Attempt data rescue from lost partitions

GParted works with the following storage devices:

Hard disk drives (e.g., SATA, IDE, and SCSI)

Flash memory devices, such as USB memory sticks, Solid State Drives (SSD's), and Non-Volatile Memory Express devices (NVMe's)

RAID Devices (hardware RAID, motherboard BIOS RAID, and Linux software RAID)

All sector sizes (e.g., devices with 512, 1024, 2048, 4096 byte sectors and more)

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