Windows 10: 14942 update

  1.    09 Oct 2016 #1

    14942 update


    My computer crashed after updating to version 14942 of windows 10. After the pc turns on I have a complete grey or blue screen. I cannot login cannot do anything. Please help me, my son has to do his homework there is no way to go inside computer at all. Thank you

    when I start the computer it would try autorepair and would say your pc did not star correctly restart your pc. When restart it would go back to the same thing. I tried to reset it it keeps on giving me error
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  2.    09 Oct 2016 #2

    Eroyer said: View Post
    My computer crashed after updating to version 14942 of windows 10. After the pc turns on I have a complete grey or blue screen. I cannot login cannot do anything. Please help me, my son has to do his homework there is no way to go inside computer at all. Thank you
    Well, you really should not be on the fast-ring for mission critical stuff like your son's school work. Also be advised to make regular backup's.

    The only way, I can think of, is to boot from USB/DVD media and hopefully there is a restore point prior to the upgrade that will work.

    NB: In-place upgrades only work on current or subsequent builds (to keep everything), but if you have a 14942 iso, that will be an option as well.
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  3.    09 Oct 2016 #3

    On another pc, download iso from here, create a bootable usb drive and boot from it.

    Windows 10 Recovery Tools - Bootable Rescue Disk - Page 76 - Windows 10 Forums

    Then you can recover valuable data.

    Then reinstall official release version of Windows 10.

    Superfly is 100% correct - Insider versions SHOULD NOT be used for mission critical usage. That is strong advice direct from MS!
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