1.    20 Aug 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
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    Windows 7

    How Long Between Win 10 Reserved and Ready to Update?


    I had Win 8.1 home on my laptop and have Win 8.1 pro on a desktop. Both legal copies. Both computers are connected to the Internet.

    At about the same time yesterday, I "reserved" Win 10 on both computers. Within a couple of hours, the message in the window on the laptop changed to let me know that Win 10 was ready to install, and I installed it without a problem. In that case, the laptop had come with Win 8 installed.

    A day later, I'm still getting the "Reserve Win 10" sign on my desktop. I'm wondering why the delay. Does it take a long time in some cases for the install to be ready to go? The desktop is a custom-built computer for which I bought Win 8 pro and had the builder install it. It has been upgraded to 8.1

    Thanks,
    Bill
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  2.    20 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 119
    Windows 7 (reverted back)

    That depends....

    you can download the Media Creation tool and force to update NOW.

    Good luck
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  3.    20 Aug 2015 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 2
    Windows 7
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by Harpert View Post
    That depends....

    you can download the Media Creation tool and force to update NOW.

    Good luck
    Thanks. I did that, and everything seems to be working--so far.

    Bill
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 


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