1. Joined : May 2015
    Posts : 7
    windows 10
       16 Jul 2015 #1

    10240 will not install

    downloaded as an upgrade and installed but it keeps reverting back to 10130,it configures to 100% and restarts and boots back in to 10130 any ideas guys
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  2. Joined : Nov 2014
    Posts : 63
    Windows 10 PRO
       16 Jul 2015 #2

    Don't install the upgrade, quit Windows, then reboot. This causes the loop.
    Make sure you use the "Restart now" option from within Windows Update.

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  3. Joined : May 2015
    Posts : 7
    windows 10
       17 Jul 2015 #3

    DKW said: View Post
    Don't install the upgrade, quit Windows, then reboot. This causes the loop.
    Make sure you use the "Restart" option from within Windows Update.
    thanks dkw that did the trick much appreciated
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