Windows 10: My MS Account needs attention, again

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    Win 10 Pro Insider Preview 64 bit build 16179, Win 10 Pro Annivarsy Update #1607,, Win 7 HP 64
       13 Jul 2015 #21

    Fix for the "FiX" MS account problem.


    brummyfan said: View Post
    I just ignore it and get on with my work.
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    I have had the same problem with the "Fix" showing in the update Windows window. I run a triple boot system with 3 SSD's each with a different OS: Win 7 HP 64 bit, Win 8.1 pro, and Win 10 build 10166.
    My Fix: UNPLUG ALL DRIVES EXCEPT FOR WIN 10 AND REBOOT WITH THE WIN 10 DRIVE AS THE DEFAULT.
    This works for me. Let us know if it works for you.
    Have a great day.
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    64-bit 10240 10 Pro
       13 Jul 2015 #22

    Shut off your PC and let it sit for about 1 minute and then turn it back on. This worked for me but YMMV.
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  3.    13 Jul 2015 #23

    I managed to crash it at the Fix Me stage (with an MSA that is an Insider and verified).

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    It's possible that it's related to MS suspending some of the Insider functions like activation, I guess.
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    W7 32 bit, Linux Mint Xfce 18 64 bit
       13 Jul 2015 #24

    @DavidY

    I would get the 10166 iso build before they disable the download. You can upgrade using the iso as well. If I understand that info 10162 will no longer activate, they didn't say anything about 10166 not being able to activate.
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    Windows IP 16199 Windows 14393.1198
       14 Jul 2015 #25

    Thanks Gary & jm44jg39, I'll wait for the final release as it doesn't bother me.
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  6.    14 Jul 2015 #26

    Time to make a good full backup. Finally got everything working to almost perfection but not really clear if even registered insiders can register any more if 10166 is clean installed so a full disk backup is a must.
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