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Reply Uhtred November 25, 2015 at 10:06 am # surely there is always a risk with upgrading an OS that existing software might not be compatible, is it that hard to permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldload more comments(6 replies)load more comments(3 replies)[–]enn-srsbusiness 86 points87 points88 points 1 year ago(14 children)Had my work PC (win 8.1) update to 10 with me actively not downloading and installing... DON'T upgrade now. While you’re at it, look for and remove malware 10 Steps To Take When You Discover Malware On Your Computer 10 Steps To Take When You Discover Malware On Your Computer Source

What to delete? Reply ch100 November 27, 2015 at 10:02 pm # A possible reason is that some people just go through the issues and fix them, get experience and improve their knowledge down it doesn't explain the absolute catastrophe which occurred when it installed?? Only ever have Windows Update set to Check before download.

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Last week multiple machines started pulling 2GB+ updates from windows update. My user account has become corrupted and the system is now a mess. The software is licensed, not sold.* Read (in general), it will make you smarter: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/Useterms/Retail/Windows/10/UseTerms_Retail_Windows_10_English.htm It's funny how people like you insist on expressing their factually wrong convictions so strongly. If so, then you're not someone who can actually engage in a discussion, and you really should just blog your infinite wisdom.

We broke up. Reply Gavin January 17, 2017 at 1:32 pm Hey Melyssa, What is the exact "self-destruct" message? I believe it was just one of those that won't go there. Windows Update Problems Today Similar problems on my XP notebook.

Posted via the Windows Central App for Android 0 1 year ago Reply Windozewerks4me Unless Windoze 10 fixes that studip VGR camera resolution crap, I am out.   I hate Windoze Will have to try adding other emails to Edge Mail - besides the Gmail account - to see how this goes. Windows 8 wouldn't preserve a single installed application when upgrading a 7 system, and like 10 they're both NT 6.x generation OS's, yet no-one seemed to care this much.P.S. Had to switch off again to reboot into safe mode.

Cc has been running continuously since then, and I always update this free version as soon as they email me a new version is available. Windows 10 Problems And Solutions Conservative411 whatever. The scanner option on my printer has disappeared. And when I check the graph, indeed the map seems very unstable with spikes at one point or another...

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permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Arcosim 71 points72 points73 points 1 year ago(13 children)I've noticed this too. There are also Win10/Tracking blocking programs available to help, too. Windows 10 Update Problems 2016 it just said they were in places they werent. Problems With Windows 10 Upgrade The help desk seemed to think that if I created a restore point (while talking to them about the issues) they could use that to fix things - until I explained

On starting it today it again was un responsive. http://themenage.com/windows-10/windows-updating-freezing-laptop-unusable-acer.html That sounds like a grand idea! permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldload more comments(1 reply)[–]furyfairy 301 points302 points303 points 1 year ago(45 children)For an ex, you're being very supportive. He spent an hour with MS support digging around in his computer using remote access, and the tech finally announced that his COMPUTER was not compatible with windows 10…and then offered Windows 10 Problems Installing Updates

Restarting never fixes it, nor do systems updates. I keep Windows for Excel for advanced spreadsheets and for Photoshop. So far it's stayed gone. http://themenage.com/windows-10/windows-maintenance-making-pc-unusable.html I am most decidedly not a "he".

It's really glitchy online now, specially with chrome and firefox, I don't even attempt IE11 LOL However with all of that, when I disconnect from wifi, it's still a blazing fast Windows 10 Update Stuck On Restarting I have a fairly new Intel Core i7 and 16GB of RAM machine, and I don't know what's going on with Windows 10, but now it can take minutes to reboot I've reached the conclusion they're all as bad as each other now plus as someone else said I want internet security not all the bloatware in the cloud that's been added

Fire all th people there at Microsoft that agreed that this Op.

Blocking items in hosts still does little. First it appears under "This PC" but then beneath that it appears again as its own separate thing. (11) Yesterday I also had my Documents folder listed twice with identical content. and now windows I think I've had my fill of feeling like a failure :) Thanks for nothing MS. 0 1 year ago Reply Kyle Hill2 Use Linux Mint. Windows 10 Anniversary Update Problems Believable.

You can reinsert it after you have completed the upgrade. permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldload more comments(12 replies)load more comments(12 replies)load more comments(13 replies)load more comments(24 replies)[–]bnned 292 points293 points294 points 1 year ago*(12 children)Yep, went afk and saw this message box that said something like Whiteowl Not sure to whom you are writing, but I for one am no "troll". http://themenage.com/windows-10/wm-so-slow-to-open-a-reply-window-it-is-unusable.html You aren't paying for their products, you are paying for the right to make certain limited use of their intellectual property, on their terms, as described in the EULA which you

It is the easiest tool I know of for cropping and making other modifications to images. After upgrade it was impossible to enable the WiFi. Reply Carole November 28, 2015 at 5:32 am # Yes, that's what is happening. Derek Cleveland I am running windows 10 and I can run everything you say you can't as a matter of fact I have photoshop cs2 and chrome open right now.

EDIT: For those of you that have been afflicted by the upgrade, and have concerns about privacy. Most software should be compatible with Windows 10, but may need to be reinstalled. Dean Winchester douchebag much? So when I saw that 1511 update removed it from my computer I was a bit surprised.

One is a Win7, and when it fails, I don't get to see the issue, it just reboots back to Win7. Anonymous December 14, 2015 at 10:19 pm # I lost CCleaner Anonymous December 16, 2015 at 11:52 pm # Ccleaner was also uninstalled with the update Marcos December 18, 2015 at I wonder why Asus won't acknowledge that particular model. But if you're trying to imply that this is because it was running Home Premium or not joined to a domain then you would be wrong.

Performance issues can crop up after the upgrade regardless of precautionary measures. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–][deleted] 150 points151 points152 points 1 year ago(14 children)It likely will, it broke my dad's Bootcamp configuration for OS X. Reply Anonymous November 26, 2015 at 4:56 pm # Yeah, lets just trust microsofts get out of jail free card that its just a bug... It was forced down my throat.

And btw, much of what works on 7 also works on 10, even things MS says won't, such as Microsoft games and widgets, but they do need help to work again. On the 3rd PC it was a total disaster. I challenge you to try and convince me to upgrade to 10 in such a way where I'm not worried about losing a large prtion of my storage space on my I upgraded my Dell laptop the weekend it came out and performance on my laptop has slowly degraded.

My stupid computer kept asking to do it, and even if I said NO, it kept requesting to update it.