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  1.    03 Aug 2017 #1
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    How do I delete any previous updates?


    When I download and install a new testing build from Windows Update, any subsequent updates to it, that have been downloaded and installed by Windows Update and Microsoft Store before this build, are completely deleted or not? If not, how do I delete this updates?

    Thanks

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  2.    04 Aug 2017 #2
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    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1709 Build 16299.64

    You can do an extended disk clean of your system which will get rid of the old windows update files and many other things related to previous windows installations by following option 2 in this tutorial:

    Open and Use Disk Cleanup in Windows 10
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  3.    04 Aug 2017 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by philc43 View Post
    You can do an extended disk clean of your system which will get rid of the old windows update files and many other things related to previous windows installations by following option 2 in this tutorial:

    Open and Use Disk Cleanup in Windows 10
    With this method, all installed updates, that were released after you installed the testing build, are uninstalled. Right?

    Thanks

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  4.    04 Aug 2017 #4
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    You have to select what you want to delete by using the check boxes. If you only want to delete old windows installations just check that box. There is help provided for each line item so you can decide if it is what you want to do.
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  5.    04 Aug 2017 #5
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    Quote Originally Posted by philc43 View Post
    You have to select what you want to delete by using the check boxes. If you only want to delete old windows installations just check that box. There is help provided for each line item so you can decide if it is what you want to do.
    In other words, after this, I'll have a clean image of the testing build just installed?

    Thanks

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  6.    04 Aug 2017 #6
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    win + R appwiz.cpl

    view installed updates and then select each one that you want to remove

    Click image for larger version. 

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  7.    04 Aug 2017 #7
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    In other words, when you install a testing build, any subsequent updates to this build will be automatically deleted?

    Thanks

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  8.    08 Aug 2017 #8
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    I'm still waiting for your answer.

    Thanks

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  9.    08 Aug 2017 #9
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    Please restate your question, I thought I had already answered.
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  10.    08 Aug 2017 #10
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    Please see above all answers.
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