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  1.    29 Jul 2015 #11
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 553
    ,7,8.1 10TP 10upgrade,MINT

    I switched to one of my W8.1 pro's that is earmarked for upgrade, and did a few normal upgrades, then a box saying your W10 is ready, please restart now, and upon restarting, there is no sign of W10. The pc was not switched on long enough to download the program anyway.
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  2.    29 Jul 2015 #12
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 85
    Win 10 Pro x64

    yep lads
    why would we count
    British Empire was over when India became Indep in 1948
    ... have no kudos anymore
    Last edited by smileye; 29 Jul 2015 at 14:14. Reason: anglo-irish
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  3.    29 Jul 2015 #13
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 553
    ,7,8.1 10TP 10upgrade,MINT

    I'm not worried about having to wait for upgrades (3) as long as I get them while they're free, I've had W10 for nearly 9 months already and have used it more than all the others put together.
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  4.    29 Jul 2015 #14
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 8
    win7 32bit

    somthing is wrong the get windows 10 icon is gone on all my sytems and they all don't open the gwx.exe file
    and windows update says this:Click image for larger version. 

Name:	win upd.png 
Views:	270 
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ID:	26621
    so why dont i have the option to download when you all do
    im from belgium eu tho might that be the reason is the another release date for my country?
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  5.    29 Jul 2015 #15
    Join Date : May 2015
    Posts : 70
    WIndows 10 Pro x64

    Quote Originally Posted by kampfer View Post
    somthing is wrong the get windows 10 icon is gone on all my sytems and they all don't open the gwx.exe file
    and windows update says this:Click image for larger version. 

Name:	win upd.png 
Views:	270 
Size:	5.3 KB 
ID:	26621
    so why dont i have the option to download when you all do
    im from belgium eu tho might that be the reason is the another release date for my country?
    My GWX icon vanished after I used the MediaCreationToolx64.exe to create a ISO, I rebooted & created a backup with Macrium Reflect Free & when I booted back into Windows 8.1 after the backup the icon was gone. Windows update shows the same thing to me. I have tried all the tips to get the icon back but it just wont appear again.
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  6.    29 Jul 2015 #16
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 8
    win7 32bit

    Quote Originally Posted by Banzi View Post
    My GWX icon vanished after I used the MediaCreationToolx64.exe to create a ISO, I rebooted & created a backup with Macrium Reflect Free & when I booted back into Windows 8.1 after the backup the icon was gone. Windows update shows the same thing to me. I have tried all the tips to get the icon back but it just wont appear again.
    change update option to update and install automatic mine start downloading now when i did that
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  7.    29 Jul 2015 #17
    Join Date : May 2015
    Posts : 70
    WIndows 10 Pro x64

    Quote Originally Posted by kampfer View Post
    change update option to update and install automatic mine start downloading now when i did that
    I have had it set to automatically install updates since yesterday.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails ST.JPG   WU.JPG   CP.JPG  
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  8.    30 Jul 2015 #18
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 128
    Windows 8.1 Pro

    Quote Originally Posted by Banzi View Post
    My GWX icon vanished after I used the MediaCreationToolx64.exe to create a ISO, I rebooted & created a backup with Macrium Reflect Free & when I booted back into Windows 8.1 after the backup the icon was gone. Windows update shows the same thing to me. I have tried all the tips to get the icon back but it just wont appear again.
    I have the exact same problem after using the MediaCreationTool to download the ISO. Don't know how to bring the icon back. I have tried clicking the GWX.exe but no. result.

    Maybe the Get Windows 10 app is designed to detect that you've downloaded the ISO and removes itself to spare some server overload for Microsoft?

    I'm not sure..
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  9.    30 Jul 2015 #19
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 8
    win7 32bit

    Quote Originally Posted by Banzi View Post
    I have had it set to automatically install updates since yesterday.
    select recomended updates and microsoft updates on and try again
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  10.    30 Jul 2015 #20
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 128
    Windows 8.1 Pro

    Quote Originally Posted by kampfer View Post
    select recomended updates and microsoft updates on and try again
    I just did and only get the notice on Windows Update exactly like Banzi got. The "Learn more" link in the Windows Update notice doesn't work and I still don't have the Windows 10 icon in the tasbkar.

    What gives?

    Things that I have tried:
    - I have set Windows Update on automatic, and have selected to receive recommended updates and updates for other Microsoft products, no result.
    - I have tried clicking the GWX.exe file in the system32 folder but nothing happens.
    - I checked with an elevated command prompt if all the needed updates are installed according to this link: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3081048 to get the Windows 10 icon, and all of these updates are installed on my PC.
    - I have tried to remove the Windows BT folder in C:/ that is created when I downloaded the ISO with the Media Creation Tool, still nothing.
    Last edited by JohnnyGui; 30 Jul 2015 at 06:08.
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