Windows 10: anniversary update, accept or not
AU has now forced itself onto my wifes laptop. All hell is going to break loose if it looses internet too. Now will windows as a "service" expect her to format and do a clean install...
The digital license automatically activates if Win10 previously installed.
Why not clone,using Macrium,the fault free system and see how the update goes?
Try the normal upgrade to see if any issues. You may need to update drivers. Many find a clean install is best.
If desired, you can go back to an earlier build within 10 days after the AU is installed. (link above)
When the missus complained the hd was at 95% i mistook the build # i thought it was 1607, it wasnt just all 1511 updates, though afterwards all processes went up, hd,mem,cpu and mouse went screwy so lost best part of the day unable to work, not impressed. The laptops fairly reasonable and should cope but i dont have alot of faith now. We both work freelance so cant afford the time to not be confident in win10. I do all the testing on mine so when things screw up i know how to fix hers. Ok one could just save time, backup and do a clean install to start with, but really? Is that something we have to do now, seems pretty dumb to me. So i do clean install with 1607. Whats going to happen with the next, redmond2, are we expected to clean install again? And thats just windows, what about backup/restore of all other software and settings...
I just downloaded and installed the Windows 10 Anniversary Update yesterday and so far I have noticed some changes in my computer that I was not aware of before the update.
(1) Somehow my System Restore was set to Disabled and all of my...
Windows tried to install the anniversary update. Downloaded fine - restarted itself with the normal percent completed figures then after restarting got the - 'System Thread Exception Not Handled' message.
Fortunately it auto restored the...
Strange things are happening here on my W10x86 Pro system, and I am worried...
After being shut down for some time, I turned on this computer yesterday Monday, and it finished configuring some updates that it had apparently installed last time I...
After updated windows, I found that the recovery partition divided into 2 parts and 1 weird partition.
How can I deal with this? Cause this looks not normal at all.
I am downloading the update manually. Have others had the same issue with windows update not showing the update?
I'm not sure my WU is working because of this.