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  1. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 85
    Win 10 Pro x64
       2016-01-31 #40

    Brink said: View Post
    Hello smileye,

    Usually when you're not able to stop receiving Insider builds, you will need to reinstall Windows 10. Did you install Windows 10 using an Insider build ISO?

    You could try doing a repair install instead without losing anything to see if you will no longer be an Insider afterwards.

    Repair Install Windows 10 with an In-place Upgrade

    Thanks for reply Brink

    My win 10 is an upgrade from 7
    so I have no ISO or USB media for the repair .

    In your experience would a reset or refresh be the preferred option?
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  2. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,438
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2016-01-31 #41

    You can download a Windows 10 ISO using OPTION ONE below it you wanted to try a repair install.

    Windows 10 ISO Download

    A reset or refresh will work, but you would lose a lot everything with a reset, and all apps with a refresh.

    You wouldn't lose anything doing a repair install, but there's no guarantee that it will work. If it doesn't, then you could still do a reset or refresh though.
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  3. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 85
    Win 10 Pro x64
       2016-01-31 #42

    Brink said: View Post
    You can download a Windows 10 ISO using OPTION ONE below it you wanted to try a repair install.

    Windows 10 ISO Download

    A reset or refresh will work, but you would lose a lot everything with a reset, and all apps with a refresh.

    You wouldn't lose anything doing a repair install, but there's no guarantee that it will work. If it doesn't, then you could still do a reset or refresh though.

    Wonder if I will fall foul of this:


    • The installation media (ex: ISO or USB) must be the same edition and build as your currently installed Windows 10. If it's not, then the repair install will fail.

      I can see my build is Insider preview 11099 , wonder what version is on the USB I d/loaded + created ?
      Will it be different ?
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  4. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,438
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2016-01-31 #43

    If you still have the ISO file, you could use the method in the tutorial below to see what its build number is.

    ISO - See what Language, Edition, and Architecture of Windows 10
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  5. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 85
    Win 10 Pro x64
       2016-01-31 #44

    Brink said: View Post
    If you still have the ISO file, you could use the method in the tutorial below to see what its build number is.

    ISO - See what Language, Edition, and Architecture of Windows 10
    I do , and I tried to use it, however I got this:
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Screenshot_1.png 
Views:	48 
Size:	24.0 KB 
ID:	61754

    What I'll do is just change the setting to Slow from Fast Insider
    (best work around ) .. as I don't want to reinstall apps etc .
    ( i think I've installed 3 to 4 Builds over the last few months ,
    all great build -- bar the last one
    where I couldn't run the game star citizen )

    Thanks for the help Brink ..
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  6. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,438
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2016-01-31 #45

    In that case, it's not for the same build as you currently have installed since you won't be able to keep anything.
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  7. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,438
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2016-02-19 #46

    PCs running the Windows 10 Education edition can now also opt-in to receive Insider Preview builds.

    Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14267
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  8. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,438
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2016-05-20 #47

    This tutorial has been updated to add:

    Option Three: To Stop Receiving Insider Builds for your Windows 10 PC using a REG file
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  9. Joined : Aug 2014
    Florida
    Posts : 430
    W10 AU & W10 Insider
       2016-06-12 #48

    I was an insider on my previous MB. Now with a new MB I have an activated W10 RTM version running.
    Goal is to have RTM on one drive and Insider ver on another drive like previous setup.
    So far I have not received any insider updates or do I have to d/l an insider iso and use my RTM key?
    Its been a year+ since I did this and the method has slipped thru the cracks...
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  10. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,438
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2016-06-12 #49

    Hello meebers,

    Double check to see if you are set to be in the fast ring. Sometimes is may take a day afterwards though.

    Windows 10 Insider Program - Change Insider Level
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