Windows 10: Can't update windows

  1.    16 Apr 2016 #1

    Can't update windows


    Hi, I'm trying to do windows update on a pc that has been offline in some time. At first a normal update process began and then the pc needed a restart. After the restart the windows version is not fully updated and windows shows that more updates are available (see screenshot) but no update seems to happen.
    It says a restart has been scheduled but I have manually restarted 10+ times now and the same screen always appears in windows update telling me the same update is needed.
    Any ideas?

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  2. Posts : 29,293
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17672
       16 Apr 2016 #2

    Hello silverz,

    Did you click on the "Restart now" button in your screenshot?

    If so, then you might see if resetting Windows Update may help.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/2...dows-10-a.html
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  3.    16 Apr 2016 #3

    Brink said: View Post
    Hello silverz,

    Did you click on the "Restart now" button in your screenshot?

    If so, then you might see if resetting Windows Update may help.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/2...dows-10-a.html
    Yes I used that button to restart, I'm trying the reset thing now. thanks!
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  4.    17 Apr 2016 #4

    I had exactly the same problem, ran this upgrade (1511) through Media Creation Tool (I used "Upgrade this PC" option) and that sorted out the problem.
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