GNU Emacs FAQ for MS Windows
3 Installing Emacs
How do I unpack the distributions?
How do I install Emacs after unpacking the binary zip?
How do I get image support?
What is my init file?
Where do I put my init file?
Troubleshooting init file problems
How do I associate files with Emacs?
How do I use find-file to open files that are on the Desktop?
How can I modify Windows to act more like X?
How can I modify Emacs to act more like a Windows app?
How do I uninstall Emacs?
When I run Emacs nothing happens
Does Emacs contain a virus?
What known problems are there with anti-virus software?