1.    17 Jul 2017 #1
    Join Date : Oct 2016
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    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Rolled back from 1703 to 1607, but now I want it back...


    The other day I got 1703 pushed to me through Windows Update, but upon successful install experienced the Broadcom issue. Semi panicking I rolled back to 1607. Now that I know how to deal with this issue, I want to give 1703 another shot. Just how can I get it back? "1703 Feature update" hasn't shown up in WU since. Is a manual upgrade my only option? Thanks!
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  2.    17 Jul 2017 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 873
    Windows 10 Home

    Follow this tutorial, using Step 4 method of downloading 1703 ISO and mounting. You can speed up the upgrade by postponing fetching Windows Updates until after successful upgrade. This will also create a Windows.old folder with your 1607 version, ready to rollback, should you change your mind within 10 days. Good Luck
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  3.    17 Jul 2017 #3
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    Windows 10 Pro x64
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    Is there a benefit of doing it this way over just using the Update Assistant?

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  4.    18 Jul 2017 #4
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    Windows 10 Home

    With this method, you'll have a copy to use in future, should something need repairing or resetting. Simply put it on a usb or just keep the file on your computer or an ext HDD for easy retrieval.
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  5.    18 Jul 2017 #5
    Join Date : Aug 2016
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    10 Home x64 (1709) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)

    Quote Originally Posted by MartinO View Post
    Is there a benefit of doing it this way over just using the Update Assistant?
    Quote Originally Posted by mrgeek View Post
    With this method, you'll have a copy to use in future, should something need repairing or resetting. Simply put it on a usb or just keep the file on your computer or an ext HDD for easy retrieval.
    It has always been my preferred method. I use the MCT to make the bootable USB media, then I can use that to upgrade as many machines as I like, or boot from it to do a clean install should it be needed.
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