And they are considerably lighter in weight. However , Windows 10 that has a Windows Insider community, that Microsoft is supposedly listening to. Weird - but makes me happy to get that much working. Back to top #3 jcgriff2 jcgriff2 BSOD Kernel Dump Expert 922 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:New Jersey Shore Local time:08:02 PM Posted 03 May 2015 - 11:11 PM I would advise have a peek at these guys
LOTS of systems have drivers that need to be updated after upgrading, but aren't being done automatically. My Dad called me last night, saying his PC won't boot due to a missing NTLDR file. or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. And it also added new features to the desktop, like the new task manager and file explorer features that I still enjoy using in Windows 10 today. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/a2e3f3c5-3acd-43f1-b53c-ace446cbab68/windows-81-update-not-needed-problem?forum=w8itprogeneral
I've stopped using that machine until this is fixed. 1475364510 0 | Reply adruda Alpha Member #1709 - 5 months ago Installed fine. If this is recognized as a Service Pack there are implications that the same support or lack there of without the latest Service Pack will be applicable to Windows 8. Doing quite well so far! 1475347699 0 | Reply cvpsmith - 5 months ago I had a machine with this problem, and this isn't even the worse that I've had happen.
I had thought i cleaned that up, then I had the "The FBI has locked your computer" for whatever reason, and I had cleaned that up... Even though some people have problems, it's probably less then 1% of all insiders. I had about 40 updates to do and I do one at a time. If consumers are p*ssed, imagine reaking this havoc on enterprises!
Anyway, I seem to be all right now. My machine is self built based on an ASRock Z97 Extreme6 it has an NVidia GeForce GTX 960 graphics card fitted, 32GB RAM, CoreI5 - 4570S running at 3.00GHz in case Even if an issue in the Insider Hub has alot of upvotes, Microsoft may never see it. 1475332499 0 | Reply Skiddy - 5 months ago I had this pronlem. Thursday, October 17, 2013 6:25 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Have you tried downloading them from the download center and install the MSU files manually?
It feels slower and more inconsistent than 1511, and even that was a far cry from the rock solid stability of Windows 7 or even 8. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f320/windows-8-1-update-not-working-1167025.html Register now! Which occurs even on your stupid fast system.] So I'll go ahead and update in a bit, staying with my approach of hiding all the updates in dencorso's list, then rerun Bottom line, this is a beta OS. 1475368960 0 | Reply CompUser - 5 months ago I've put this on four machines (two laptops/two desktops) and have only had one very
on one computer the harddrive was not found at alleven. http://fusionphp.net/windows-8-1/windows-8-1-explorer-scroll-bar-problem.html Coast). so I had to revert. Remmber that UNLESS your disc is partitioned into C:\ for windows and programs alongside D:\ for personal files then all files on it will be written over during a reimage or
Don't know if that makes you feel better or worse. :-) Thursday, October 17, 2013 5:21 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote By now I got it finally I even tried deleting the update cache and restarting, on one machine, but it still froze at the same place, so I just left it. Not sure how many times it rebooted/reinstalled, but I'm fairly happy with it. 1475605767 0 | Reply paebischer Alpha Member #1033 - 5 months ago Attempted the fix suggested by CyberDadIO http://fusionphp.net/windows-8-1/windows-8-1-experts-needed.html If you are an 8.1 user you probably want to avoid, KB2976978 KB3013816 KB3035583 KB3044374.
It'll keep failing. The only problem I have seen was with the Anniversary update on some old Dell laptops that caused an infinite black screen with spinning white circle issue. Internet Speed 10/2 Mbps Browser Firefox Antivirus WD Quote Windows 8.1 Update "Not Needed" Problem « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Forum Windows 8 Forums Windows Updates & Activation Windows
Passed that one up too and immediately hid it. Most Commented Stories[Updated] Windows 10 Creators Update may download updates over metered connections even if you don't want it to98 CommentsHere's how to be among the first to get the Windows I found out what it's caused by and why it's happening. All times are GMT -5.
I'm on the Release Preview Ring. It listed "restart to complete the upgrade" as one of the options, even though I'd already done that. I'm guessing you are not selling anything from Apple right? Thanks!
Also, Windows 10 Home users have no control over their Windows Updates, while Pro users have some. We were traveling for 3 days (Nov 22-24) and I used my laptop several times while on that trip. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/insider/forum/insider_wintp-insider_update/release-preview-14393222-cu-available-and-possible/7b63eb85-3320-4a4b-bc71-bb4de869b13f?page=25 TL;DR... It would seem to be an issue with Windows 10 trying to install udpated video drivers that the older laptops do not support, or at least that's all I've been able
delete folder C:\Windows\System32\Tasks\Microsoft\XblGameSave delete registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\WindowsNT\CurrentVersion\Schedule\TaskCache\Tree\Microsoft\XblGameSave Re-run the update If you go to the Task Scheduler & find these "XblGameSave" tasks (expand Task Scheduler Library/Microsoft/XblGameSave), you'll see that you can't I even changed the setting in the Windows Update to download and install them - previously I had it set to "notify me" and I'd pick which ones I wanted to Also many of the buggy ones have been non-security but "important", so letting "important" updates be fully automated isn't much different to letting all updates be on full auto. I guess I was lucky.
However, since "searching for updates" just sits there forever, it never found the ones I was restored (because it didn't finish). Now I can go to WINDOWS UPDATE and see there are "Important Updates" and Optional Updates that I can choose what to I want to download and install. It's absolutely useless! SilentJim Resolved HJT Threads 48 12-02-2011 08:10 AM Posting Rules You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post attachments You may not edit your
Register to join the other Premium members in elevating the conversation! FWIW 1475324477 2 | Reply CyberDadIO Alpha Member #1967 - 5 months ago There is a now workaround available with multiple people reporting success. For your affected machines, there's no need to keep attempting the install.