1.    4 Weeks Ago #1
    Join Date : Oct 2017
    Posts : 2
    windows 10

    after Windows Update 1704 cannot boot 2 Lenovo ThinkPad Laptops BLACK


    windows update killed one of my computers - the computer will not boot after windows creator update 1703 - cannot restore - or use any of the Microsoft troubleshooting "solutions" - needed to use a previous version (8) install cd to get to the command prompt nut sill could not find a "fix' - Lenovo ThinkPad laptop is dead - black screen - cannot boot -also a Dell Desktop - after update the Audio did not function - Also HP Desktop several apps did not function and audio did not function - Microsoft has unleashed a real problem with the 1703 update ---- BEWWARE --- delay your updates if possible - NOTE many people couple NOT even access their backup drives or any system restore functions - the 1703 - the Windows Creator Update KILLS computers ===== not good ..... I have been a windows support person since windows 3.0 nut I am now VERY disappointed in Microsoft .... very disappointed ////////
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  2.    4 Weeks Ago #2
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 11,051
    Win 10 Pro (1703)

    Hi, no doubt given your extensive experience you
    - will be aware of the risks of updating to an OS if the manufacturer has not verified the particular PC is compatible with it.
    - will have maintained disk images for the devices and updated the disk image before upgrading
    - will be aware of the potential risk of the major change involved in upgrading the OS
    - will be aware of the possibility of programs not being compatible with a particular OS build

    You will know you can freely download Win 10 installation media, and that if you boot from that, Advanced Startup options offer
    Go back to previous build
    System Image Recovery
    UEFI F/W settings
    command prompt
    System Restore
    Startup Repair

    Of these, the first might help you.
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  3.    4 Weeks Ago #3

    I'm running Win 10 Pro Workstation on my Lenovo P71 workstation laptop and regular Win 10 Pro on my ThinkPad T470s and Dell Latitude E7470 and have no problems on any of them.

    Clean installations with the latest BIOS'.
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