When you attempt to create a USB setup disk using the Media Creation Tool, the error code
0x80080005 - 0x90018 appears.
There was a problem running this tool We're not sure what happened, but we're unable to run this tool on your PC. If you continue experiencing problems, reference the error code when contacting customer support. Error code 0x80080005 - 0x90018.
As a workaround, you can download the Windows ISO locally using one of the methods described on this page How to Download Windows 10/11 ISO.
After downloading the ISO, you can create a bootable USB setup disk using Rufus, which can be downloaded from
For more information, check out the article, Create Bootable USB Disk from ISO Using Rufus.
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