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  1.    28 Jul 2015 #1
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 10
    Windows 10 Pro

    What a mess upgrade to win 10 pro


    I have three machines 2 with win 7 pro and one with win 8.1 pro, the 2 win pro have tried to upgrade to win 10 pro today ( I live in Europe) the HP DESKTOP HPE 1075 UK has tried to upgrade and has failed with the following error
    Upgrade to Windows 10 Pro.

    Installation date: ‎28/‎07/‎2015 20:27
    Installation status: Failed
    Error details: Code 80240020
    Update type: Important
    Install the next version of Windows.
    More information:
    http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=507415
    Help and Support:
    http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=507417

    I will send the Toshiba laptop error new win 8.1 pro on separate mail not to confuse issue

    I really hope someone can assist me
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  2.    28 Jul 2015 #2
    Join Date : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
    Posts : 5,382
    Windows 10 Pro X64 16299.19

    Looks like all Win 10 upgrades are failing from what I see. I suspect they will not succeed until the 29th (my guess).
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  3.    28 Jul 2015 #3
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 10
    Windows 10 Pro
    Thread Starter

    I have tried with the new Toshiba laptop win 8.1 pro same error as the above, I have 3 failed under update history is there anyway of removing the listing or if I remember its all or nothing should I just wait till tomorrow and hopefully everything will be ok .
    When Microsoft say 29th is that west coast morning or will Europe be updated our morning time. I hope this will be ok.
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  4.    28 Jul 2015 #4
    Join Date : Nov 2014
    Chicago
    Posts : 63
    Windows 10 PRO

    I wouldn't doubt it, that MS has some type of time codes built in to prevent anyone upgrading before 07-29.
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  5.    28 Jul 2015 #5
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 1
    windows 7 pro

    Quote Originally Posted by milleranthony View Post
    I have three machines 2 with win 7 pro and one with win 8.1 pro, the 2 win pro have tried to upgrade to win 10 pro today ( I live in Europe) the HP DESKTOP HPE 1075 UK has tried to upgrade and has failed with the following error
    Upgrade to Windows 10 Pro.

    Installation date: ‎28/‎07/‎2015 20:27
    Installation status: Failed
    Error details: Code 80240020
    Update type: Important
    Install the next version of Windows.
    More information:
    http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=507415
    Help and Support:
    http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=507417

    I will send the Toshiba laptop error new win 8.1 pro on separate mail not to confuse issue

    I really hope someone can assist me
    Yes I have came up with same error you had, I'm running windows 7 pro with i5 processor if you find a fix please let us know.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  6.    28 Jul 2015 #6
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 270
    latest windows insider home build

    there is a fix; its called "patience"
    let your system update itself with out your intervention..
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  7.    28 Jul 2015 #7
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 1,442
    win 10 Insider

    Quote Originally Posted by wase4711 View Post
    there is a fix; its called "patience"
    let your system update itself with out your intervention..
    That may well be the answer but I wonder why the update is being continually tried if it is not a starter yet? Mine has failed 5 times so far.

    For a process that shouldn't be creating anxiety, this is not a good start. It's not that I am in a hurry, I just find these errors unsettling, especially as I support a few people and am expecting calls I can't answer.

    OK - I'll just wait.............
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  8.    28 Jul 2015 #8
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 1
    win 10- Linux Mint -Ubuntu- Android

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    Yes you are right . It is same here with me without any intervention..
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  9.    28 Jul 2015 #9
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 1
    windows 8.1

    Quote Originally Posted by wase4711 View Post
    there is a fix; its called "patience"
    let your system update itself with out your intervention..
    Patience is one thing. It's quite another to be offered a link to "Get help with error 80240020" that actually gives you no such thing. Worse, any independent searching for this error code turns up nothing. Why reference error codes that have no fix? It's just frustrating...in that time-honoured Microsoft Way. It's hardly the user's fault that they raise expectations so high, then fail to deliver
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  10.    28 Jul 2015 #10
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 7
    Windows 10 Pro

    I have (well, HAD) Windows 7 Professional, and my notice to upgrade came up about 7 PM Eastern Time. My upgrade went painlessly, all is working well, and my 5 year old custom built PC acts almost brand new. I assume I got an early notice due to being a Windows Insider on the "fast ring".
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