What is Windows 10 Home N?

I am re-installing Windows and am being asked which version of Windows. I thought I had Windows 10 Home and I see there is a Windows 10 Home N. What is the difference?

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Last updated February 23, 2020 Views 56,234 Applies to:

Hi Jack,

Windows 10 Home N is a version of Windows 10 that comes without media-related technologies (Windows Media Player) and certain preinstalled media apps (Music, Video, Voice Recorder, and Skype). Basically, an operating system with no media capabilities.

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