Windows 10 Update Issues...


  1. Posts : 1
    Windows 10
       #1

    Windows 10 Update Issues...


    I got locked in one of those update loops. You know what I mean, probably. My Windows 10 would start an automatic update, then fail, and then reset itself to a previous version. This would happen all of the time.

    I managed to use one of the methods on this link to successfully do an update:

    How to fix Windows Update in Windows 10 if it becomes stuck | Alphr

    Now, here is the reason why I am making this post. In case I want to ever do a completely fresh reinstall of Windows 10, I want to know how to do this because the CD (DVD, maybe?) and all I have is the ("OEM"?) sticker with the associated ID numbers.
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  2. dalchina's Avatar
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    Win 10 Pro (1903)
       #2

    In case I want to ever do a completely fresh reinstall of Windows 10,
    Perhaps you mean this?
    Clean Install Windows 10 | Tutorials

    - note that if Win 10 has already been installed, activation should be automatic, assuming you've used an appropriate iso.

    And for interest:
    Clean Install Windows 10 without DVD or USB Flash Drive | Tutorials
    and this - which should not be relevant in your case:
    Clean Install Windows 10 Directly without having to Upgrade First | Tutorials


    With respect to the link you posted, also see:
    Reset Windows Update in Windows 10 | Tutorials


    These from the Tutorial section, which you're free to search and browse:
    Windows 10 Tutorial Index | Tutorials
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