1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 16
    windows 10
       01 Sep 2015 #1

    How to tell what's holding up my Windows 10 download and update


    I have genuine Windows 8.1 on my Dell laptop. I have yet to get the Windows 10 auto download so I suspect something is wrong. How can I find out what might be amiss?
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  2. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 393
    10 pro 64 clean install
       01 Sep 2015 #2

    dsmith888 said: View Post
    I have genuine Windows 8.1 on my Dell laptop. I have yet to get the Windows 10 auto download so I suspect something is wrong. How can I find out what might be amiss?
    Is your laptop activated and do you have this KB2976978 update install ? You can also view website below which gives you what you want

    Cans How to Enable It.
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  3. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 16
    windows 10
       16 Sep 2015 #3

    Thanks the link and KB info worked for me and now I am upgraded.
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