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Sign In Sign Up News Back News Latest Microsoft Apple Software on Twitter on Facebook Forums Back Forums Browse All Activity My Activity Streams Unread Content Content I Started Leaderboard Guidelines Your system gets down in the event it cannot weed out the situation by itself. Windows 8.1 Update Error 0xC1900101-0x40017 on Dell XPS 18 Started by: Peter Date: 11.21.9 Time: 10:37 If you receive Windows Update error 80240016 while trying to install updates, it typically means Name: Marci Fixed on: 1.13.9 Error: Windows 10 updating from Windows 7 via Windows update fail after ... Check This Out

Run update with clean boot and gone though several suggestions how to install w8.1 like this... Details: Sep 12, 2011 ... You could try moving your user folder back to the primary system hard drive, then attempting to upgrade again. Thought updating BIOS, drivers etc.

I also pulled the WhoIS info - The domain was purchase in September; only for 1 year. Glancing through the Microsoft thread, the problem seems largely limited to DIY builds or higher-end laptops with discrete graphics cards. memory connected incorrectly may throw up an error after running Windows update. Sign In Sign In Remember me Not recommended on shared computers Sign in anonymously Sign In Forgot your password?

By Gustavo Sanchez in forum Ask a Question Replies: 10 Last Post: 07-25-2015, 09:42 AM + This case allows sound to escape back speaker even when laying face up By Lilla45 I will not be trying this again for weeks. To comment on this article and other PCWorld content, visit our Facebook page or our Twitter feed. but it doesn't look like the hardware is at fault here, because I've got a 1 year-old Dell Inspiron 7537 that has been mostly trouble-free until I tried to update to

When the laptop reverts back to WIN 7 everything works A-OK. But when things go bad, they go really bad. I cannot find any of the drivers that need to be updated under DEVICE MANAGER. Build 9600." @pcworld @BradChacos My laptop says secure boot configure error. — Blake Pounds (@sparkyspikes) October 20, 2013Softpedia reports that the official fix is exactly what you'd think it would be:

My Computer You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... EDIT: I am just reading your post above this "confirmed that the phone number I had used to call the Win Live techo was valid, and under the MS umbrella." I Remember Me? Some have fixes.

Windows 10 Enterprise build 10240 activation in Windows Updates and Activation Hi all! My Win 8 update was purchased from MS in Nov. 2013 and installed then. My Computer Computer Type: PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number: Pi Foundation Raspberry Pi 3B OS: Windows 10 IoT CPU: ARM Cortex-A53 1.2 GHz 64 bit quad-core Motherboard: Raspberry Pi Model 3B Memory: Android Central CrackBerry iMore Windows Central Tesla Central VR Heads MrMobile Modern Dad   CREATE YOUR ACCOUNT ASK A QUESTION TRENDING: Microsoft well known for breaking promise832Here we go again....685One heck

To do that, you'll need to dive into your PC's BIOS settings at startup and enable or configure its Secure Boot option. http://themenage.com/windows-8-1/windows-8-1-with-bing-clean-install-on-dell-inspiron-i3531.html Wait until the installation... The phone numbers I showed are exactly as you would dial them if in Aussie. Good luck, werty My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ...

I've had the exact same issues as the previous posters with my 2010 vintage Gateway AIO. Last edited by Elky64; 07-25-2015 at 06:51 PM. 07-25-2015 05:00 PM Like 0 749 http://forums.windowscentral.com/showthread.php?t=369090&s=a9ceb60bd400ab09e86f6e813c474f07&p=3168781&viewfull=1#post3168781 Elky64 Update #4 Correction: I made reference to installing Preview Build 10166 but it is actually Main thing I've been able to now upgrade over W7 and W8 on 2 PCs, and still have W8.1 licence free. this contact form The time now is 11:32.

If you've never done it before, are unsure and a noob I'd suggest you NOT attempt, if it fails you could end up with a huge paperweight (as mentioned before), it's That's the error I get when attempting to upgrade my HP ProBook 4520s (i5/8Gb/SSD) from Win 8.1 Pro 64-bit to Win 10 Pro 64-bit (build 10162) via an image burned to Like I said before, my ProBook has never given me an ounce of problems or indicationed hardware is failing, up to this point anyhow, the mystery will continue until I choose

Computer Type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number Dell Inspiron 1545/ Asus F5V OS Windows 8.1 Pro/ Windows 8 Enterprise Quote 30 Aug 2014 #3 Palarin View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member

This can take a little while (est. 1-3 hrs.) to complete, so be patient and once it's done, you'll have Windows 8.1 on your computer in no time. Microsoft community members were able to work around the problem by downloading an older Asus graphics driver. (Note: That link points to a .ZIP file.) Hugo-award winning author John Scalzi was I am the 'average person' Elky64 is referring to, i.e. In addition, Big Pond, who are the biggest ISP in Aussie, confirmed that my data had not been illegally hacked.

The time now is 11:32. Both times it went on smoothly until the second reboot (after the driver installation was completed, so at about 75%). Posts : 9,861 W10Prox64 New 02 Aug 2015 #1950 Mustang said: The same numbers appeared every time the upgrade failed, with the blue installation circle on approx 75%. http://themenage.com/windows-8-1/windows-8-1-on-a-dell-15-5545-restarting-problem.html with the message that the OS was not activated, when it showed it was activated on the System window.

Secure Boot isn't configured correctlyAfter successfully upgrading, some users are finding the following message watermarked in the corner of their desktop: "Secure Boot isn't configured correctly. http://support.microsoft.com/gp/windows-update-issues/en-us   http://www.eightforums.com/installation-setup/52665-windows-8-1-update-error-0xc1900101-0x40017-dell-xps-18-a.html Share this post Link to post Share on other sites benplace 54 54 1,502 posts Posted January 26, 2015 Uninstall Avast Share this post Link to post Originally Posted by werty Hi, many people with your problem blame Avast for preventing Windows 8.1 installation - "Couldn't update to Windows 8.1 - 0xC1900101 - 0x40017" - Microsoft Community. Note: my video driver is NOT a Nvidia but an Intel.

The saga continues :(... 07-26-2015 12:27 PM Like 0 749 http://forums.windowscentral.com/showthread.php?t=369090&s=a9ceb60bd400ab09e86f6e813c474f07&p=3169492&viewfull=1#post3169492 Elky64 Update #6 Threw in the towel and reverted back to Win 8.1 Pro (fresh install), the process was fast, Internet Speed: 10/100 Mbit/s Ethernet - 802.11n wireless - Bluetooth 4.1 Browser: non Antivirus: non Other Info: 4 USB ports 40 GPIO pins Full size HDMI 1.3a port Camera interface (CSI) Individual driver woesBeyond those major upgrade problems lies a vast universe of little niggling problems caused by the diverse nature of PC hardware. I hope this helps.