Windows 10: No Windows 10 App Showing on Taskbar

  1.    02 Jun 2015 #1

    No Windows 10 App Showing on Taskbar


    My Windows 7 Pro Operating System is fully upgraded apart from Explorer 11 which I don't like (running Explorer 10) but there is no Windows 10 App showing on the Taskbar.
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    According to the FAQ:

    If you donít see the Get Windows 10 app on your PC, it might be because:

    • Your device isnít up-to-date with at least Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8.1 Update.
      My OS is up to up to date including SP1
    • Windows Update is turned off or is not set to received updates automatically.
      Window Update is set to inform me of updates but let me decide what to install
    • Youíve blocked or uninstalled the necessary Windows Update functionality.
      As far as I know i haven't blocked the update functionality having just done a recent update
    • Your device is not running genuine Windows.
      My OS is genuine


    Perhaps I'm being impatient
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  2.    02 Jun 2015 #2

    It's number 2.. you need to have the update to automatic and not on inform mode. Change that and you'll be all set.
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  3.    02 Jun 2015 #3

    i read in another thread on here, it's update KB3035583 you need, check to see if you have it
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  4.    02 Jun 2015 #4

    bjproc said: View Post
    i read in another thread on here, it's update KB3035583 you need, check to see if you have it
    Thanks for reminding me about that update.
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  5.    02 Jun 2015 #5

    bjproc said: View Post
    i read in another thread on here, it's update KB3035583 you need, check to see if you have it
    Get Windows 10 app - KB3035583 is not included in the list of installed updates so I guess that it's either not been offered or it was optional & elected not to install back in April.
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  6.    02 Jun 2015 #6

    You may have an upgrade version of Windows. On our systems, we moved to Windows 7 from XP, using the upgrade packs, and on all of these, the Windows logo does not display. Personally I am actually glad it doesn't show, if I wanted it, I would get a version and install it.
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  7.    02 Jun 2015 #7

    Trust_No1 said: View Post
    You may have an upgrade version of Windows.
    My Windows 7 Pro was a Windows Anytime Upgrade from Windows 7 Home Premium to Windows 7 Pro & would be very surprised, disappointed, annoyed if that excluded me from updating my legitimate Windows 7 Pro version to Windows 10 Pro as I satisfy all 4 points in the Microsoft list of requirements where no mention is made of upgrading.

    I certainly wouldn't want to have to do a rebuild of Windows 7 Home Premium in order to qualify.

    That being the case, I definitely won't be bothering Windows 10.
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    Windows 7 Pro 32-bit
       02 Jun 2015 #8

    WightWalker said: View Post
    My Windows 7 Pro Operating System is fully upgraded apart from Explorer 11 which I don't like (running Explorer 10) but there is no Windows 10 App showing on the Taskbar.
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    According to the FAQ:

    If you don’t see the Get Windows 10 app on your PC, it might be because:

    • Your device isn’t up-to-date with at least Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8.1 Update.
      My OS is up to up to date including SP1
    • Windows Update is turned off or is not set to received updates automatically.
      Window Update is set to inform me of updates but let me decide what to install
    • You’ve blocked or uninstalled the necessary Windows Update functionality.
      As far as I know i haven't blocked the update functionality having just done a recent update
    • Your device is not running genuine Windows.
      My OS is genuine


    Perhaps I'm being impatient
    I'm in the same situation WightWalker. I have two PC's. One running Windows 7 Home 64-bit, the other one has Windows 7 Pro 64-bit. Both are set to download and install updates automatically. The PC with Windows 7 Pro has the Windows 10 logo on the taskbar, the PC with Windows 7 Home doesn't. I'm going to update Windows 10 on the PC with Windows 7 Home, not the Windows 7 Pro.
    Both computer bought and paid for thru HP store, so I assume the HP Pavilion p6750f Windows 7 Home must have a genuine OS system
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