Page 7 of 20 FirstFirst ... 5678917 ... LastLast
  1.    21 Sep 2017 #61
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 17,596
    Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16281

    Quote Originally Posted by cereberus View Post
    Your sixth sense must have kicked in :-).
    Quote Originally Posted by LEOPEVA64 View Post
    But they will continue releasing the "prerelease" builds of RS4 in Skip Ahead until October 17, then (as we all know) the Fast ring and Skip Ahead will merge and everything will return to normal, Fast ring, Release Preview and Slow and I repeat, as has always happened with these first builds, we should not expect new features for now.
    Attachment 154350
    Yeppers, and in my infinite wisdom (NOT), I have decided that it's more important for me to stick with the regular Fast Ring and get to RS4 after RS3 is RTM'd.
    Last edited by Wynona; 21 Sep 2017 at 08:05.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    21 Sep 2017 #62
    Join Date : Nov 2014
    Floyd, VA
    Posts : 1,134
    Triple Boot Windows 10 IP Build 17040/Windows Server 2016/Debian Sid

    Feedback Hub is only at 16291. You pulled a fast one here Dona
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  3.    21 Sep 2017 #63
    Join Date : Apr 2017
    Mountains of Western NC
    Posts : 296
    Win 10 Pro x64 17046 Skippy

    Quote Originally Posted by cereberus View Post
    And what if you are a civilised Tea drinker - will it refuse to install - perhaps that is why I have had issurs on last few builds?
    Have a M$ latte and it will correctly install inside of 20 minutes

    Got mine done on the old Dell, including ISO, in 21/2 hours, about normal. All went smooth but tired right now from the 2:45 AM bed time.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  4.    21 Sep 2017 #64
    Join Date : Jul 2014
    Serbia
    Posts : 10,458
    W10 Insider + Linux

    Quote Originally Posted by LEOPEVA64 View Post
    But they will continue releasing the "prerelease" builds of RS4 in Skip Ahead until October 17, then (as we all know) the Fast ring and Skip Ahead will merge and everything will return to normal, Fast ring, Release Preview and Slow and I repeat, as has always happened with these first builds, we should not expect new features for now.
    Attachment 154350
    So essentially it's dead, dead dead.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  5.    21 Sep 2017 #65
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 390
    WINDOWS 10 Pro x64 builds 17046.1000, 16299.64

    Quote Originally Posted by CountMike View Post
    So essentially it's dead, dead dead.
    No, no and no, it is alive now and later it will simply merge with the Fast Ring.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  6.    21 Sep 2017 #66
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 6,002
    Windows10

    Quote Originally Posted by Kari View Post
    I completely disagree. The question is, what is better: to risk completely bricking your tablet because upgrade fails and can't restore the previous version due lacking Windows.old folder and then being forced to clean install, or to manage and maintain your tablet (using external SD card / USB) in such a way that there will be enough space to upgrade and create Windows.old?

    Most of these tablets use some storage space for a factory recovery image. In my opinion it's better to remove this recovery partition and use that space for C: drive, then use Macrium to image the device to external target, than to not create Windows.old.

    Kari
    You can disagree as much as you like but you are making assumptions. I have deleted all but EFI and C drive, and I still struggle updating, as do many other tablet users (see linx tablet forum for example).

    I make Macrium images obviously.

    Just because a feature has a risk, does not make it a bad idea, so long as user FULLY understands the risk. All users should have a recovery drive and backup data to an external drive anyway. If a user fails to make a recovery drive, then that is their own fault. Why should I be limited in options because other fail to follow instructions. All tablet manuals I have seen tell you to create a recovery drive.

    Anyway, as I said a better solution would be to allow windows.old to be created on another drive. I do not see that as being a difficult solution. This is done in part as you can usb space for temporary storage.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  7.    21 Sep 2017 #67
    Join Date : Jul 2014
    Serbia
    Posts : 10,458
    W10 Insider + Linux

    Quote Originally Posted by LEOPEVA64 View Post
    No, no and no, it is alive now and later it will simply merge with the Fast Ring.
    Merged, ceased to exist = dead. I mean Skippy, not Rs4.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  8.    21 Sep 2017 #68
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    USA
    Posts : 719
    Latest Insider Build

    Quote Originally Posted by Wynona View Post
    Yeppers, and in my infinite wisdom (NOT, I have decided that it's more important for me to stick with the regular Fast Ring and get to RS4 after RS3 is RTM'd.
    My plan exactly - WOW - I have your infinite wisdom too -
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  9.    21 Sep 2017 #69
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 390
    WINDOWS 10 Pro x64 builds 17046.1000, 16299.64

    Quote Originally Posted by CountMike View Post
    Merged, ceased to exist = dead. I mean Skippy, not Rs4.
    But right now and until October 17, Skip Ahead...

      My ComputerSystem Spec
  10.    21 Sep 2017 #70
    Join Date : Mar 2015
    New Mexico
    Posts : 1,328
    Windows 10 Pro,

    This update took longer than most of the recent ones for me on my system. The last 7 or 8 preview builds took on average of 25 minutes to completely download and install, this one took closer to 35 minutes. That is a significant difference of almost 20% more time. I wonder what the cause of that was.

    So far so good though.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 
Page 7 of 20 FirstFirst ... 5678917 ... LastLast


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Insider Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Fast & Skip Build 16273 for PC
900402809685721088 900405174786695168 Source: Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16273 for PC - Windows Experience Blog How to Start or Stop Receiving Insider Builds in Windows 10
Windows 10 News
Insider Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Slow Build 16291 for PC
UPDATE 9/26: Insider Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Slow Build 16296 for PC - Windows 10 Forums 911319835648204800 910247567849426945 Source: Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16291 for PC - Windows Experience Blog
Windows 10 News
Insider Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Fast Build 16281 for PC
Update Sept. 12th: Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16288 PC 15250 Mobile Insider - Windows 10 Forums 903739865380020225 Source: Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16281 for PC - Windows Experience Blog How to...
Windows 10 News
Insider Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16237 PC for Fast ring
883370827718172672 Source: Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16237 for PC - Windows Experience Blog How to Start or Stop Receiving Insider Builds in Windows 10
Windows 10 News
Insider Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14942 for PC on Fast ring
784439136002375681 784446397466681344 Source: Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14942 for PC | Windows Experience Blog How to Start or Stop Receiving Insider Builds in Windows 10
Windows 10 News
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:07.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums