Windows 10: Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14390 for PC and Mobile Insider

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  1. Posts : 1,586
    Wndows 10 x64 Home Build 15063.296
       15 Jul 2016 #41

    Edwin said: View Post
    Waste of time and bandwidth.
    Wouldn't a simple patch do?
    I'm tiring of it.
    I agree Edwin.
    Seems to me that these small bugfixes could be supplied through a Cumulative Update.

    However the code being changed may require otherwise.
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  2.    15 Jul 2016 #42

    - all in..
    - aok
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  3. Posts : 605
    Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview (14971)
       15 Jul 2016 #43

    Edwin said: View Post
    Waste of time and bandwidth.
    Wouldn't a simple patch do?
    I'm tiring of it.
    Then opt out - it's quite easy! Final release is just a couple of weeks away...

    I seriously doubt they would unleash a full build if a simple patch/update would fix it. Who knows what other optimizations, tweaks, preparing for release, etc. kind of stuff was done.
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  4. Posts : 14,892
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393, Windows 10 Insider Fast Ring, Windows 8.1 Update, Ubuntu
       15 Jul 2016 #44

    Abbreviated version:
    Got home from work at 23:45,
    Saw Shawn's post,
    fired up the VM,
    immediately checked for updates,
    nabbed on the first check
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  5.    15 Jul 2016 #45

    sgage said: View Post
    Then opt out - it's quite easy! Final release is just a couple of weeks away...

    I seriously doubt they would unleash a full build if a simple patch/update would fix it. Who knows what other optimizations, tweaks, preparing for release, etc. kind of stuff was done.
    I agree. MS still needs to keep on testing the full upgrade process and not just use a patch.

    BTW, All done..

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  6. Posts : 11,215
    Windows 10 Pro
       15 Jul 2016 #46

    Edwin said: View Post
    Waste of time and bandwidth.
    Wouldn't a simple patch do?
    I'm tiring of it.
    You know of course you don't have to get every build. Read the blog post about new build and read other members opinions before deciding. Let the downloaded upgrade just stay there, moving the automatic install date up for a few days:

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    When that day comes and you have not decided yet, move the restart again.

    While the upgrade is sitting there, you can restart and shutdown without executing the upgrade:

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    If then a new build arrives before you have decided, run Disk Clean-up selecting Clean up system files, then selecting Temporary Windows installation files to remove the upgrade files:

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    Windows Update still thinks the upgrade is there; click the Restart button in Settings / Update, Windows restarts and fails to upgrade because the required files are missing. When back on desktop, let Windows Update download the next build which it will now find instantly, and start the thought process again

    Simple. I call this "My Ring", deciding myself when and which build to install.

    I admit, though, opting out or switching to slow ring is even simpler.
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  7. Posts : 14,892
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393, Windows 10 Insider Fast Ring, Windows 8.1 Update, Ubuntu
       15 Jul 2016 #47

    Kari said: View Post
    You know of course you don't have to get every build. Read the blog post about new build and read other members opinions before deciding. Let the downloaded upgrade just stay there, moving the automatic install date up for a few days:

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    When that day comes and you have not decided yet, move the restart again.

    While the upgrade is sitting there, you can restart and shutdown without executing the upgrade:

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    If then a new build arrives before you have decided, run Disk Clean-up selecting Clean up system files, then selecting Temporary Windows installation files to remove the upgrade files:

    Click image for larger version. 

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    Windows Update still thinks the upgrade is there; click the Restart button in Settings / Update, Windows restarts and fails to upgrade because the required files are missing. When back on desktop, let Windows Update download the next build which it will now find, and start the thought process again

    Simple. I call this "My Ring", deciding myself when and which build to install.

    I admit, though, opting out or switching to slow ring is even simpler.
    But not "Geeky" enough for you, right?
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  8.    15 Jul 2016 #48

    Cliff S said: View Post
    But not "Geeky" enough for you, right?
    Well,, not geeky enough for me either. MS is firing down a lot of insider builds but heck.,.. it was stated at the start of this year that the fast ring would become. "fast" and it's just that now.

    I bet when Aug comes the builds will slow down to the previous pace,
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  9. Posts : 11,215
    Windows 10 Pro
       15 Jul 2016 #49

    Cliff S said: View Post
    But not "Geeky" enough for you, right?
    No, I really have reasons for this "My Ring" instead of switching to Slow Ring: First, this way I get all builds as soon as they are released. Second, if I switch to Slow Ring or opt out and then a new interesting build arrives which I want, switching back to Fast Ring might take a few days before I would get the new build.

    "My Ring" is Fast Ring on steroids, offering each build but letting me to decide which and when to install.
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  10. Posts : 14,305
    Windows 10 Insider Preview
       15 Jul 2016 #50

    Edwin said: View Post
    Waste of time and bandwidth.
    Wouldn't a simple patch do?
    I'm tiring of it.
    I think it has more to do with whether update/upgrade to next version works or not. As we can see, there are still some whose computers refuse to cooperate, so there's more work for MS to do.
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