1.    03 Oct 2016 #1
    Join Date : Sep 2015
    Posts : 48
    Windows 7

    Unwanted Windows 10 Upgrade - I Thought We Were Done With This


    I just had a call from a client who awoke in the middle of the night to see mysterious activity on his computer. In the morning, VOILA!, he had been "upgraded" to Windows 10! This at the end of September, not July. WTF? Anybody else encountered this?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    03 Oct 2016 #2
    Join Date : Apr 2015
    Posts : 249
    Windows 10 Home x64 and Pro x86

    MS acknowledged the possibility by releasing a solution - Remove software related to the Windows 10 free upgrade offer KB3184143

    Denis
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    03 Oct 2016 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    S/E England
    Posts : 4,129
    10 Home x64 (1709) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)

    There is a 10 day period after the upgrade to Windows 10 when a 'go back to previous version of windows' is available. It's in Settings - Update & Security - Recovery

    .Click image for larger version. 

Name:	go-back.png 
Views:	6 
Size:	25.2 KB 
ID:	104331
      My ComputersSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Solved Windows 10 automatically shutting down (unwanted)
Hiya guys, New to forums, not sure exactly where I would post this question. I've recently built a new PC and it's up and running straight away with no issues, the only things I moved from my old PC were my SSD+HDD and my graphics card, which...
General Support
Solved Thought we were getting tabs in Windows explorer with the new update?
Guess not. Is it time to look for a third party solution?
General Support
Unwanted upgrade to Windows 10
This morning my wife came screaming into our breakfast area, saying Windows 10 was installing on her computer. She doesn't want it for reasons I don't fully understand. She says she's been getting "warnings" about upgrading to Win 10 and she...
Installation and Upgrade
Turn on Windows Firewall - unwanted message every boot.
Hi, I do apologise if this has been asked, I have searched and also used google to search, to no avail, at least not worded this way. I do not use windows firewall, I opt to use Windows10Firewall Control, which does, IMO, a better job of...
AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
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 10:57.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums