1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 32
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit Danish/english
       19 Aug 2015 #1

    A few good advices before and after upgrade!


    A few good advices before upgrading: Uninstall your current antivirus, as it can cause you to start with black screen just after you have upgraded. Uninstall all programs you don’t need, and If your on a Thinkpad then uninstall all Lenovo software but make a list of it first and then download newest version.


    If you are using a thinkpad and already upgraded and have constant HDD activity then I suggest to uninstall the following: SystemInterfaceFoundation.exe, systemupdate507-2015-07-01.exe, ThinkSettingsDependency.exe – then re-installing them 1 by 1 untill you find which one is causing it, for me it were the SystemInterfaceFoundation.exe which is required by Lenovo Companion(Forced upon my system without consent). I’m done installing any of Lenovo’s shit programs.



    Do not use System restore until you have copied your files to a usb drive or dvd, it deleted my files from the download folder – major BUG – as its suppose to keep your files and restore your system to a working condition. Not delete your files! MS programmers strike again


    JBJ
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  2. Joined : Jan 2015
    Posts : 17
    Windows 10 Pro
       19 Aug 2015 #2

    First thing I do with my ThinkPad's is clean install, and I never load any of the Lenovo software back on. I'll check the site for specific hardware drivers and BIOS updates if necessary, but thats it. Loving my W550s and Windows 10 Pro, and running like a charm on my old T510
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  3. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 32
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit Danish/english
       21 Aug 2015 #3

    diggy33 said: View Post
    First thing I do with my ThinkPad's is clean install, and I never load any of the Lenovo software back on. I'll check the site for specific hardware drivers and BIOS updates if necessary, but thats it. Loving my W550s and Windows 10 Pro, and running like a charm on my old T510
    Try checking your All apps in startmenu - I think you will see Lenovo companion there - Forced upon you without consent.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4.    21 Aug 2015 #4

    Hi there

    YOU FORGOT THE MOST IMPORTANT ONE OF ALL (Caps here on purpose).

    Before starting anything BACK UP YOUR CURRENT SYSTEM. !!! You can restore if things don't work out properly.

    Cheers
    jimbo
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Windows 10 upgrade good so far
Well I decided to post how my Windows 10 upgrade went because I felt like I was among the group that was left out from getting anywhere with the upgrade lol. First of all I was like many here who had Windows 10 reserved on this PC but never...
General Support
Windows 10 is a good upgrade however it still cannot decide what it is
I hope many of you have noticed still how inconsistent the UI is within Windows 10. Menu buttons are different in nearly every screen. Settings and Control Panel are using completely different UI, and 'all apps' in the start menu is still not very...
General Support
Good by IE
I've been using IE for my browser for years, but now I am finally done with it. I really got tired of seeing a message that says, "Internet Explorer has stopped working and will shut down. " I always like the spell checker (IESpell) with IE, but I...
Browsers and Email
one good one bad
I have two pc's running W10, one updated to 10049 while I was having dinner by itself without any help from me so I started up the other and set it to update and its been a disaster. At the moment, if I switch it on, eventually I get a message...
Windows Updates and Activation
A good cooking tip from someone who knows.
Just a little cooking tip for you young folks from one of usolder folks who has had so much more experience. I suppose that most of youlike to keep your spices in alphabetical order so that they are easy to find.It seems like a good idea doesn't it?...
Chillout Room
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 19:59.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 10 Forums