1.    02 Dec 2016 #1
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    win 10 installation


    hi am trying to install win 10 home the full version on my Samsung RF711 laptop but it doesn't move away from searching for updates I currently have windows 7 on my laptop . I just bought the windows 7 home usb a day ago from best buy any ideas what is wrong . what I should mention also is that win 7 did the same thing with the updating any ideas wat can be wrong thanks:
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  2.    02 Dec 2016 #2
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
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    Windows 10 IoT

    Are you trying to upgrade from 7 to 10, or clean install 10? It's not clear from what you posted, not to me anyway.
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  3.    02 Dec 2016 #3
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    Windows 10 Pro

    Do the install with no internet connection at all. After it is all installed, then connect to the internet for activation.
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  4.    02 Dec 2016 #4
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    Quote Originally Posted by alphanumeric View Post
    Are you trying to upgrade from 7 to 10, or clean install 10? It's not clear from what you posted, not to me anyway.
    sorry about that windows 7 to windows 10 home a full version
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  5.    02 Dec 2016 #5
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    I do believe the "check for updates" option during the install/upgrade is optional. You can select not to do it. Or as NavyLCDR posted, just disconnect from your network.
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  6.    02 Dec 2016 #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by NavyLCDR View Post
    Do the install with no internet connection at all. After it is all installed, then connect to the internet for activation.
    thanks have it installed i dunno why those guys at microsoft didnt tell me that
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  7.    02 Dec 2016 #7
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    Quote Originally Posted by hcw View Post
    thanks have it installed i dunno why those guys at microsoft didnt tell me that
    Because we are smarter then they are :-)
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