Windows 10: I Booted up Windows 10 Build 10049 Today


  1. Posts : 92
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       07 Apr 2015 #1

    I Booted up Windows 10 Build 10049 Today


    Everything seemed to be normal. Then I went to install a Program and it would not install, it gave an error "This is for Windows 10, You are Running Windows 8" . So I tried to do one of those resets that MS was bragging about. I can remember before 10 was released that the reset would be real fast and quick. Well it said that it will not delete any of my personal stuff like pictures and videos and would keep ONLY the apps that were installed from their Store. Any programs that I installed would be remove. Well I was OK with that, and started the operation, it said it would take a few minutes. Forty minutes later it was re installing 10049. I stop it, cleaned the disk and I am back on Seven. I will wait until the May surprise before I ever attempt to us Windows 10 again.
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  2. Posts : 16,902
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       07 Apr 2015 #2

    You know Gary, you could try a clean install.
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  3. Posts : 92
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    Thread Starter
       07 Apr 2015 #3

    I will in May. Thanks Chuck
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  4. Posts : 4,567
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       07 Apr 2015 #4

    +1 for Chuck's suggestion

    Simple Rule: "If everything else fails, do a clean install."
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  5.    07 Apr 2015 #5

    badrobot said: View Post
    +1 for Chuck's suggestion

    Simple Rule: "If everything else fails, do a clean install."
    +1000 Best way to go, IMO.
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  6.    07 Apr 2015 #6

    Hmmmmmmmmmm! is chuck old enough to make those kind of decisions. . .
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  7.    07 Apr 2015 #7

    Lee said: View Post
    Hmmmmmmmmmm! is chuck old enough to make those kind of decisions. . .
    You meant Gary, I guess.
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  8. Posts : 92
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       07 Apr 2015 #8

    I did a clean install this evening back to build 10049 and all is well. Thanks Chuck
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