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        SR
        AskWoody Plus

        I asked this question some time ago, but I could no longer log in, so I could not acknowledge any replies. Earlier when I tried to update I got a number of error messages (KB articles) ( different at different times) with several remedies each. My ability to understand what was presented prevented me from following any of them. The updates would proceed to about 99%, then say that it couldn’t complete and undo what it had done. Then for several  months there was no W update activity. Now update attempts have resumed, but they still fail (apparently). No messages. Just upon restart there has been no change.

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        BobbyB
        AskWoody Lounger

        Have you tried running the .ISO from the desktop, preferably with the network/Wifi etc disconnected? or Creating a Rufus Stick/DVD/CD and booting from it then selecting upgrade?
        https://miapple.me/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Windows-10-installation-for-upgrading.jpgUpgrade from USB
        You can find the images here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-ca/software-download/windows10
        Currently available Win10 1903 May 18362.356 and good old Rufus can be found here: https://rufus.ie/
        Be sure to check if your machine can support “the Latest and Greatest” version here:

        Microsoft reveals Windows 10 hardware requirements and upgrade paths


        Hope that helps a bit.
        PS don’t forget as a Precaution to back up your files and all that you hold dear off your machine.

        • This reply was modified 9 months, 1 week ago by BobbyB.
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        b
        AskWoody Plus

        Be sure to check if your machine can support “the Latest and Greatest” version here:

        SR is running a version of Windows 10 that’s a year-and-a-half newer than the info there.

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