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Ultimate Geek


  # 1355136 30-Jul-2015 10:51
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Anyone know if you can install from a virtually mounted ISO? (i.e. is the ISO only needed for the time before the first reboot)

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  # 1355137 30-Jul-2015 10:52
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chiefie:
Fred99: From W7 home.  $Windows.~BT folder is around 5.94GB, no prompts, nothing's changed - but in the background windows update keeps trying something which keeps failing:



Error details:


Upgrade to Windows 10 Home

Installation date: ‎30/‎07/‎2015 8:16 a.m.

Installation status: Failed

Error details: Code 80240020

Update type: Important

Install the next version of Windows.

More information:
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=507415

Help and Support:
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=507417Upgrade to Windows 10 Home


I was kind of keen to install, to see if some image processing software (now unsupported) would run under win10.  However, I have an enterprise edition of W7u from which I will do a clean install on this machine - when I get around to it - as I don't think I want W10 home edition as the OS on this machine, mainly because of limitations on update scheduling.




Do you have Media Centre? Do you have sufficient HDD space on the C: for ugprade?


Yes to media centre, and yes, over 300 GB free space on a 500 GB SSD.
I guess I need to remove media centre - had to think about that, as I had to look to see if it was installed, as I never use it anyway.

 
 
 
 


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  # 1355143 30-Jul-2015 11:01
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still getting failed windows 10 update :(  ,going from windows 8.1 i have done all the updates to it .......




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Ultimate Geek


  # 1355144 30-Jul-2015 11:02
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cokeman2: still getting failed windows 10 update :(  ,going from windows 8.1 i have done all the updates to it .......


Have you tried the remove Downloads directory thing mentioned earlier in the post?

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  # 1355146 30-Jul-2015 11:05
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r2b2: Anyone know if you can install from a virtually mounted ISO? (i.e. is the ISO only needed for the time before the first reboot)


yes

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  # 1355147 30-Jul-2015 11:05
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cokeman2: still getting failed windows 10 update :(  ,going from windows 8.1 i have done all the updates to it .......


any error message?

 
 
 
 


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Geek


  # 1355150 30-Jul-2015 11:06
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Has anyone figured out how to change settings in weather app so it displays Kph and not mph? can only change from F to C. seems to be the only thing annoying me so far

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  # 1355153 30-Jul-2015 11:14
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Nice to see the default mail app supports Exchange & Active Sync. 

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  # 1355154 30-Jul-2015 11:17
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nathan:
cokeman2: still getting failed windows 10 update :(  ,going from windows 8.1 i have done all the updates to it .......


any error message?


get error 80240020   click for help on it comes up nothing ....




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  # 1355156 30-Jul-2015 11:22
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Fred99:
chiefie:
Fred99: From W7 home.  $Windows.~BT folder is around 5.94GB, no prompts, nothing's changed - but in the background windows update keeps trying something which keeps failing:



Error details:


Upgrade to Windows 10 Home

Installation date: ‎30/‎07/‎2015 8:16 a.m.

Installation status: Failed

Error details: Code 80240020

Update type: Important

Install the next version of Windows.

More information:
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=507415

Help and Support:
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=507417Upgrade to Windows 10 Home


I was kind of keen to install, to see if some image processing software (now unsupported) would run under win10.  However, I have an enterprise edition of W7u from which I will do a clean install on this machine - when I get around to it - as I don't think I want W10 home edition as the OS on this machine, mainly because of limitations on update scheduling.




Do you have Media Centre? Do you have sufficient HDD space on the C: for ugprade?


Yes to media centre, and yes, over 300 GB free space on a 500 GB SSD.
I guess I need to remove media centre - had to think about that, as I had to look to see if it was installed, as I never use it anyway.


Media centre removed, nothing happened (but it tried another update - with same fail message after Media Centre was removed), but this is a little odd in a back to the future kind of way.  PC clock is correct, and in correct time zone ((UTC+12:00) Auckland, Wellington.
The compatibility check app was "last run" in 4 hours time!  







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Uber Geek


  # 1355157 30-Jul-2015 11:25
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cokeman2:
nathan:
cokeman2: still getting failed windows 10 update :(  ,going from windows 8.1 i have done all the updates to it .......


any error message?


get error 80240020   click for help on it comes up nothing ....


That's the same error # I'm getting.  Same error # on 9 attempts, the last a few minutes ago.



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Wannabe Geek


  # 1355158 30-Jul-2015 11:29
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freitasm: Nathan, what would cause the reservation icon to disappear?





thats happen to me also both desktop and tablet.

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  # 1355160 30-Jul-2015 11:32
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Fred99:
cokeman2:
nathan:
cokeman2: still getting failed windows 10 update :(  ,going from windows 8.1 i have done all the updates to it .......


any error message?


get error 80240020   click for help on it comes up nothing ....


That's the same error # I'm getting.  Same error # on 9 attempts, the last a few minutes ago.




When I realised I was getting the same error message I did the following and Iworked a dream and on family PC's that had the same .....

"What this error means is, your Windows 10 installation folder is unfinished and/or corrupted. Now, how do you fix that?
1. Go into "C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution\Download" and delete everything in that folder.
2. Now, run the command prompt as an administrator. Type in "wuauclt.exe /updatenow".
3. Go to your Control Panel > Windows Update and your Windows 10 should start re-downloading from scratch, hopefully without flaws this time.  "

Remember to let it do its thing after this with out interrupting it.





Mike
Retired IT Manager. 
The views stated in my posts are my personal views and not that of any other organisation.

 

Using empathy takes no energy and can gain so much. Try it.

 

 


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  # 1355161 30-Jul-2015 11:32
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FelixW: Has anyone figured out how to change settings in weather app so it displays Kph and not mph? can only change from F to C. seems to be the only thing annoying me so far


Odd. When I change from C to F it changes from kph to mph and vice versa.





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