After my article Windows 10 Creators Update — Back Up Now to Avoid Catastrophic Loss on Upgrading, long-time reader Richard Fuller wrote with two unrelated questions. The first one was: Your recent newsletter carried a worrying caution. Are you saying that MS can arbitrarily install a Win10 upgrade on a PC under the guise of […]
Microsoft has started pushing the Windows 10 Creators Update (also known as version 1703) to individual PCs as an automatic update. That is dangerous for your data! I know — three of my computers updated successfully. However, one of my computers failed to update completely. At that point, got stuck at 99% updated — and […]
The Windows 10 Anniversary Update was released on August 2nd and has been a mixed bag of good and bad. Despite all the testing of preliminary versions, there have been a number of reports about update failures when installing the Win10 Anniversary Update. Fortunately, I did not have anything go wrong with the upgrade itself […]
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