1.    31 Jul 2015 #1
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    Trouble installing optional features from Settings


    Am having trouble installing optional features from Settings -> System -> Apps & Features -> Manage Optional Features? If I select any feature to install (such as English(GB) Handwriting) all that happens is the view refreshes and the feature isn't installed. Additionally, I constantly get notifications throughout the day that "Windows is adding features" and then immediately a notification that "Something happened and we couldn't install features"
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  2.    03 Aug 2015 #2
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    same here man, few possibilities : either a bug, ms server prob, firewall blocking the sce or else not sure
    I will check on this, could b also the fact that wifi is set to metered connection....


    yes , indeed it was wifi set to metered that prevented install. Uncheck that, and it will work
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  3.    03 Aug 2015 #3
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    ...then u can reset it to Metered
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  4.    03 Aug 2015 #4
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    Mine was already unchecked still cant install additional features,am using cellular network rather than wifi but it is not set as metered.
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  5.    03 Aug 2015 #5
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    maybe that is why, you need to try wifi to verify if possible. As soon as I unchecked Metered wifi, i was able to install flawlessly.Maybe win 10 sees cellular as metered automatically, not sure...
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  6.    03 Aug 2015 #6
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    See its not set as metered..
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