Updating your computer is almost

05 Nov

Speaking of running smoothly, however, these updates don't always do that.

In recent versions of Windows Microsoft has tried to make the process as pain-free as possible, but with so many hardware and software configurations out there, there's always the chance that some unexpected problem will crop up.

To help categorize the unique states of computer software as it is developed and released, each update has a version number (e.g. When a software program is updated, it changes the version of the program to help identify the fixes that have been applied. However, if you had Windows 7 and needed to install fixes for security vulnerabilities or other problems you would "update" Windows.

See our version page for further information on this term. See the upgrade definition for information on this term.

Initially, One Drives acts as a file backup system, always keeping duplicate and up-to-date versions of your files available locally.

- The Windows 10 Upgrade files had already been downloaded to the VM and were stored in a directory on the main system drive (typically C:\) labeled . Once the system has restarted check for updates once again and if KB3035583 or an offer to get the Windows 10 Upgrade show up then hide those updates by right clicking on each one of them and selecting .Once they are removed reboot your system and then check for Windows Updates once again. When/If KB3035583 and/or the Windows 10 Upgrade are offered just hide those updates as described in Scenario 1 above.The prompt offers you the opportunity to schedule the upgrade over the following 72 hours or to start it immediately. Their reasons are varied but the bottom line is they do not want to have the upgrade downloading and installing on their systems.I have tested several scenarios to stop the upgrade using a Windows 7 (SP1) Virtual Machine and I expect they willl also work on and therefore was displaying the white Windows icon in the system tray.