ProblemTrying to install Windows 10 Technical Preview Build 9926
on my Dell Venue 8 Pro
with Windows 8.1 and gets the Error: “Modern Setup Host has stopped working
CauseIt appears that you should make sure your system has a certain amount of hard disk space available before installing
16 GB available disk space (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit).
Solution 1Having this much free space on a Dell Venue 8 Pro is impossile so one solution is a fresh install by booting from a USB key containing the iso file content extracted with a software like rufus
For Dell Venue 8 Pro users:
Don’t forget to format the key as FAT32 and to install the 32-bit version of Win10, then press and HOLD the volume down button until the DELL logo screen shows ENTERING BIOS in order to enable boot from USB.
I had an issue with this solution as touch refuse to work during setup, you might want to try with a keyboard and a USB hub.Solution 2Unpack the content of the .iso file onto a micro SD Card then plug it into the Dell Venue Pro, open the SD card and run setup.exe from it. The in-place upgrade from Windows 8.1 worked...(Read whole news on source site)