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  # 1356098 31-Jul-2015 14:55
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Where do we find this?

I've done 10 upgrades (some easy, some not), and so far and haven't seen it.


For me it popped up as a notification today (so that's two days after install). Probably gives you a bit of time to play it with before asking?

 
 
 
 


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  # 1356104 31-Jul-2015 14:59
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freitasm: I saw it and gave a nine. The upgrade icon disappeared but the USB download was quick and installation painless.


A 9 out of 5? You must have been really impressed by the upgrade experience :D

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  # 1356105 31-Jul-2015 14:59
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When upgrading from windows 7 to 10 I found a problem with outlook 2010 not sending emails. It looks to be a common problem, and apparently a diskscan via admin access to CMD is needed to clean things up. I haven;t yet completed the scan, so don;t know if it fixes it.

 

Edit: It does fix it.

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  # 1356109 31-Jul-2015 15:06
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r2b2:
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cokeman2: where's -1 


 


Where do we find this?

I've done 10 upgrades (some easy, some not), and so far and haven't seen it.


For me it popped up as a notification today (so that's two days after install). Probably gives you a bit of time to play it with before asking?


its popped up just after 2 hours of install (i did threw the upgrade tool,got sick of the fails threw the update) 




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  # 1356163 31-Jul-2015 16:34
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mattwnz: When upgrading from windows 7 to 10 I found a problem with outlook 2010 not sending emails. It looks to be a common problem, and apparently a diskscan via admin access to CMD is needed to clean things up. I haven;t yet completed the scan, so don;t know if it fixes it.
Edit: It does fix it.


Could you please post the command?






 
 
 
 


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  # 1356172 31-Jul-2015 16:49
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Build 10162 running on a laptop. Can't seem to get it upgraded to RTM. Any tricks to this?

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  # 1356173 31-Jul-2015 16:50
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Four machines so far, 3 desktops and 1 laptop (Surface).

1. Surface went smoothly via USB
2. One desktop went fine via setup in the downloaded folder
3. One desktop actually popped up an offer to to upgrade now or later. This is my son's and while he's apprehensive about it, we are going ahead since we just recently installed a SSD via cloning so if it all turns to custard we just clone the SSD back from the HD (very little data would be lost).

The other two desktops have C:\$Windows.~BT folders but one is about 6GB and the other 1.7GB. No offer to upgrade yet so I might bite the bullet and run from the USB.

I can't imagine how less experience users would handle all these different situations.

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The desktop (my son's) went through smoothly from the offer to update application.




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  # 1356174 31-Jul-2015 16:55
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lchiu7: I can't imagine how less experience users would handle all these different situations.


Less experienced users are probably just figuring that there turn hasn't come up yet? (That is if you didn't know better, then would you trust the "From July 29 we'll be slowly rolling it out" part of the messaging?)

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  # 1356193 31-Jul-2015 17:21
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GregV: Build 10162 running on a laptop. Can't seem to get it upgraded to RTM. Any tricks to this?


Have you tried using the media creation tool and doing an upgrade?





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  # 1356214 31-Jul-2015 17:48
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does cortana and her icon just not appear when region set to NZ? Or is she available with limited functionality. Thanks

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  # 1356225 31-Jul-2015 17:50
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cokeman2:
r2b2:
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Where do we find this?

I've done 10 upgrades (some easy, some not), and so far and haven't seen it.


For me it popped up as a notification today (so that's two days after install). Probably gives you a bit of time to play it with before asking?


its popped up just after 2 hours of install (i did threw the upgrade tool,got sick of the fails threw the update) 


after 30 mins of "usage" post-upgrade

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  # 1356226 31-Jul-2015 17:53
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r2b2:
lchiu7: I can't imagine how less experience users would handle all these different situations.


Less experienced users are probably just figuring that there turn hasn't come up yet? (That is if you didn't know better, then would you trust the "From July 29 we'll be slowly rolling it out" part of the messaging?)


Yes :)

they'd not know to poke around in C:\$Windows.~BT  and the upgrade would happen in the background once the reservation opened for that machine.

There are about 3000 upgrades happening every minute.  14 million machines running Windows 10 now as of a few hours ago.

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  # 1356232 31-Jul-2015 18:05
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discovered the "media creation tool" - a very good disguise for upgrading an entire OS!

fingers crossed it will work ... my win 8.1 is not smooth ... surely win 10 can't get any worse?




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