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Topic # 217746 10-Jul-2017 20:29
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Title is the question... I've got a laptop that still hasn't received the Creators Update. It possible it has an incompatibility preventing it but I'm also unaware if the update has actually been rolled out to NZ yet? I manually installed the update on my machine 1-2 months ago with no problem. 


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  Reply # 1819162 10-Jul-2017 20:36
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My HTPC received it on Saturday night while I was watching the Lions test.

 

None of our other computers have received it yet.


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  Reply # 1819163 10-Jul-2017 20:36
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few of my machines did it on their own, some took provocation, others I have not got around to yet.





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  Reply # 1819177 10-Jul-2017 21:00
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I see,  I take it must be in circulation throughout NZ now then?  If so would this be from region to region or ISP to ISP? Maybe it's on the way our laptop soon...

 

 


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  Reply # 1819190 10-Jul-2017 21:20
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one of mine did it about 3 weeks ago the other got it on saturday, havent turned the third on in a long time




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  Reply # 1819197 10-Jul-2017 21:33
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Jase2985:

 

one of mine did it about 3 weeks ago the other got it on saturday, havent turned the third on in a long time

 

 

Is it possible it's only just started circulating NZ?

 

 


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  Reply # 1819198 10-Jul-2017 21:33
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Kol12:

I see,  I take it must be in circulation throughout NZ now then?  If so would this be from region to region or ISP to ISP? Maybe it's on the way our laptop soon...


 


Skip the wait with Microsoft's media creation tool if you wish.

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  Reply # 1819200 10-Jul-2017 21:38
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well im in nz and got it 3 weeks ago on my laptop......


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  Reply # 1819213 10-Jul-2017 21:47
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My home laptop got it about 4 weeks ago. My work PC about 6 weeks ago I think.


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  Reply # 1819225 10-Jul-2017 22:03
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I manually installed using the Windows 10 Upgrade Assistant the weekend before it went live (it was available for manual updates just before it went into Windows Update). Had a Surface Book here that wasn't on Creators Update so manually pushed it too, last month.







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  Reply # 1821544 12-Jul-2017 21:48
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Manually installed on my PC also, although I eventually went with a clean installation. Will wait a little longer on arriving for the laptop.


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  Reply # 1821597 13-Jul-2017 07:20
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I have my laptop on the 'Release' ring. That pushes the software dl's much faster than otherwise. And the chances of a bug are far less.


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  Reply # 1822201 14-Jul-2017 06:24
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Kol12:

Jase2985:


one of mine did it about 3 weeks ago the other got it on saturday, havent turned the third on in a long time



Is it possible it's only just started circulating NZ?


 



Geography has nothing to do with it. The rollout is staggered

As others have pointed out you can run MCT or Upgrade Assistant to install it if you wish

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  Reply # 1822214 14-Jul-2017 08:09
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It got pushed automatically to my desktop about 6 weeks ago.

 

The transition was fairly smooth, except for my always uninstalled Cisco VPN client.


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  Reply # 1822215 14-Jul-2017 08:16
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Took the update overnight earlier this week. In the morning my PC couldn't boot and I had to reboot into recovery and roll it back.

 

 


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  Reply # 1822224 14-Jul-2017 08:29
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Manually put it on my Surface pro 4 weeks ago. Just arrived yesterday on our old work laptop which I left to its own to do. Not sure if Hubby's PC has got it yet. Intend to check this morning.

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