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Discussion about Windows 10

  1. Jul 28, 2015 #1
    Hello there....as the title says, when the time of the upgrade comes..lets discuss in this topic problems and other stuff on this new software

    edit: when i received my notification i was asked to give my e-mail until the upgrade day unfortunately i pressed the X button and i missed to give my e-mail...am i still able to upgrade?
     
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  4. Jul 28, 2015 #3

    fluidistic

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    I have 2 laptops with windows 8.1 but was offered to upgrade to windows 10 in only one of them. My HP-pavilion laptop still hasn't showed me the upgrade proposal. Is this normal?
    I'll do the upgrade whenever they consider it's stable enough I suppose. I very rarely use Windows anyway; only when I'm forced to.
     
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  5. Jul 28, 2015 #4
    I'm planning on upgrading my Windows 8.1 laptop.
    Surely it can't get any worse...
     
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  7. Jul 30, 2015 #6
    Yesterday an unexpected bug appeared on my pc. http://prntscr.com/7ykbgb This morning when i booted up my pc the windows was genuine again...i dont know what happened but the windows 10 icon on the task bar disappeared :/ any suggestions?
     
  8. Jul 30, 2015 #7

    wolram

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    I tried downloading Win 10 but it got stuck on the please wait window, nothing hap-end what is going on?
     
  9. Jul 30, 2015 #8
    Millions of people are trying to upgrade :)
     
  10. Jul 30, 2015 #9
    I tried to get the process started this morning. For me it's still at "Notify me when Windows 10 is available"

    Guess I"m stuck with 8.1 a wee bit longer
     
  11. Jul 30, 2015 #10
    could someone reply on my problems please? :P
     
  12. Jul 30, 2015 #11
    So I have a fun problem:

    My OS is up to date, I have gotten every single download Microsoft has told me to, I have jumped through all the hoops, and when I go to manually download the get windows 10 app, it says my computer is not up to date and that I cannot get the app.

    I am running Windows 7 home premium 64 bit, I have service pack 1, I have windows updates enabled, I even download the optional ones. I have gone through the forums on the Microsoft website, but after doing A LOT of stuff in the command prompt to try to fix my issues, and use their fancy little troubleshooter, I have had no success. What else can I do besides manually download and force install Win 10?
     
  13. Jul 30, 2015 #12
    For both Kostas and duhuhu I'd suggest waiting a week or so. There are bound to be many issues like you're seeing. Hopefully Microsoft will get them all figure out over the next few days.

    Not only is this a brand new OS, its also the first time they've distributed it enmass like this.
     
  14. Jul 30, 2015 #13
    Not good enough! I demand free service NOW :wink: (just kidding, I figure they will get to it, I am just excited)
     
  15. Jul 30, 2015 #14
    Hey they're knitting those 1's and 0's as fast as they can. Do you think they just grow on trees :P

    Plus they need to go through and add by hand the following code to every function. It takes time
    Code (Text):
    if(rand()=1234)
    {
    blueScreenOfDeath();
    }
     
  16. Jul 30, 2015 #15
    thanks buddy, ill wait
     
  17. Jul 30, 2015 #16

    Oh I like that! is that in a form that I could load into the registry?
     
  18. Aug 5, 2015 #17
    My upgrade is ready, im kind of cautious though....Do you have any useful advice to highlight, before i start the upgrade?
     
  19. Aug 5, 2015 #18
    The blue screen fades from light to dark to light now... and it says stuff in your favorite language.
     
  20. Aug 5, 2015 #19
    Disable any startup protection, it restarts a few times. I forgot to turn off my bios password and had to manually restart the computer.
     
  21. Aug 5, 2015 #20
    what do you mean "startup protection"
     
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