Windows 10: Windows 10 Build 9860 Now Available

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    Windows 10 Home/10 Pro x 3/Windows 10 Insider Preview ?
       22 Oct 2014 #151

    davehc said: View Post
    Anyone had a good look in PCSettings?

    Quite a few new items there with and asterisk beside them. I presume these are pending updates.
    @davehc there are actually two shortcuts to PC settings in the "All Apps" menu. One major difference is the original PC Settings shortcut has the check for new preview builds link in the Update & Recovery section and the other shortcut zPC Settings does not and contains the asterisks you are referring to.

    It would be wise to keep both PC settings shortcuts so all settings are available.

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  2. Posts : 487
    Windows 7/64 Professional
       22 Oct 2014 #152

    I started downloading 1 hour and 10 minutes ago and it is still downloading.
    I'm watching the lights on my modem and router and they are blinking very fast so I know it's still downloading.

    My ISP speed is 3.0. Does anybody have a idea how long this might take?

    I'm in W-10 with a separate ssd dual boot with W-7. If my thinking is correct I'm shouldn't have to disconnect other drives to install the new preview.

    Is that correct?
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  3. Posts : 16,487
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
       22 Oct 2014 #153

    Must have took me about 2 to 2 1/2 hours to finally download.
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  4. Posts : 487
    Windows 7/64 Professional
       22 Oct 2014 #154

    Thank Chuck.
    It give me some idea of the proper time to wait before giving up.
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  5. Posts : 1,467
    W7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), LM 18.1 MATE (64 bit), W10IP VM, W10 Home
       22 Oct 2014 #155

    Layback Bear said: View Post
    Thank Chuck.
    It give me some idea of the proper time to wait before giving up.
    I used the W10 Task Manager to monitor what was happening (CPU & Network).
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  6. Posts : 5,007
    Windows 10 Pro X64 15063.138
       22 Oct 2014 #156

    Mooly said: View Post
    2 hours in and I'm confronted with my W10 dual boot screen. Select Tech Preview and the result is a big fail with the message " Windows was unable to complete the update, your PC has been restored back to its previous state".

    Its a lot of work to set all this up again as a working OS from scratch by making a new ISO and all... I might sit this one out until it either looks a lot more interesting... or... well we'll see
    That's exactly what happened to me when I tried to update my Oracle VB Windows 10 TP client. Haven't tried it again yet and won't until I have some idea what went wrong and how to fix it.
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  7. Posts : 1,467
    W7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), LM 18.1 MATE (64 bit), W10IP VM, W10 Home
       22 Oct 2014 #157

    Kari has created a tutorial about creating an ISO file from the update.

    Tutorial
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/2...-esd-file.html
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  8. Posts : 5,007
    Windows 10 Pro X64 15063.138
       22 Oct 2014 #158

    Edwin said: View Post
    K..., open regedit and navigate to HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion

    Attachment 7326
    You can do this from a Command Prompt as well:

    reg query "HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion" /v EditionID


    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion
    EditionID REG_SZ Professional
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  9. Posts : 5,007
    Windows 10 Pro X64 15063.138
       22 Oct 2014 #159

    lehnerus2000 said: View Post
    Kari has created a tutorial about creating an ISO file from the update.

    Tutorial
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/2...-esd-file.html
    I think I'll give that a try in a VM. I should be able to get it from my Acer Laptop that I updated to the new build.
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  10. Posts : 1,467
    W7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), LM 18.1 MATE (64 bit), W10IP VM, W10 Home
       22 Oct 2014 #160

    Thanks Ztruker


    Ztruker said: View Post
    You can do this from a Command Prompt as well:

    reg query "HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion" /v EditionID


    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion
    EditionID REG_SZ Professional
    Thanks Ztruker.

    I'd better bookmark this thread as there have been so many handy tips.
    I've got no chance of remembering them.
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