1.    06 Jul 2015 #1
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 16
    Windows 10

    Problem with getting Insider Builds thru Windows Update

    I like many others have been having a problem getting my Windows Update set up to get insider builds. Even though I had signed in using my Microsoft account, I get getting the "Fix me" button which gave me a message about stopping insider builds. I think I identified the problem. I did a clean install of 10162 on a spare drive as a stand alone system. Update told me I was all set to get insider builds. Then I reattached my drive with Windows 8.1 and set it up for dual boot. As soon as I did this I got the infamous "Fix me" button. I then disconnected the Windows 8.1 drive and update told me I was once again all set to get insider builds. Strange - when Update sees another windows install on my system, it disables insider builds.
    Last edited by mreasier; 06 Jul 2015 at 15:30.
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  2.    11 Jul 2015 #2
    Join Date : Mar 2015
    Stockport UK
    Posts : 752
    Wndows 10 x64 Home

    Yup that is unfortunately what happens if you dual boot with another version of Windows.
    I get exactly the same scenario dual booting Windows 10 and 7.
    If I want to update Win 10 I have to disconnect my Win 7 drive then all goes well until I reconnect my Win 7 drive and boot up, then follows a sequence of CHKDSK.
    All part of the fun
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