Fix the problem of updates stuck in Windows 10

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Marie-Ange Demory
@marie-angedemory
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support.microsoft.com

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It is no longer the version or number-based system that is used for Windows for Microsoft. Windows 10 was released as a WaaS model which stands for Windows As A Service model. In order to generate new features and improvements and fix bugs more easily, Microsoft keeps bringing new updates all the time, which has its pros and cons. Some updates can be quite large, while others finish in seconds, without users noticing. her.


Some of the most extensive known updates released in November 2015 were those of Double Threshold 2 which turned out to have amazing features. While these are very important Microsoft forces each of them to users of the Home Edition. But have you ever felt that your PC is out of date? Or rather, your Updates are blocked and not working properly? Here are the basic ways to fix them!


Read also : How to uninstall an update in Windows 10

Checks to do

Instead of thinking of a computer specialist, we often overlook the basic steps. Two of the key things to check before moving on to complex tasks can be

  • Make sure your metered connection isn't turned off. You will find them under the Wi-Fi configuration section

  • You have disabled the option to postpone updates. You will find them in Start> Settings> Windows Update Advanced Options.

Non-genuine Windows

You will not receive updates if your current version of Windows 10 is not activated correctly or if it is a non-genuine version of Windows. This is done because Microsoft does a proper check of the current state of Windows before receiving the update notification in Windows.



30 day period

If it has changed in Windows 10 recently, i.e. less than 30 days ago since Windows 7/8 / 8.1, then it is unlikely that you will receive many important updates, such as the ones mentioned above. Microsoft to let you go back to previous versions of Windows if you don't feel like it Windows 10 is your piece of cake.

Following the hierarchy

Some major apps require you to have downloaded one of the above before downloading the latest. If it is a driver update, you can manually update it online. Otherwise, you can proceed to the Windows Update Troubleshooter.

Another way would be to open the Symbol of the system and write the following two lines


net stop wuausserv

sharp stop bits

Now go to the following path: C: Windows Software Distribution and delete the files and folders found there.

Open the Symbol of the system again and type the following to start the update

net boot wuauser

net start bit

Restart your PC to feel the surprise.


MCT for your help

The media creation tool, believe me, although the last option will be the best and most useful.

Step 1:

Download the Media Creation Tool.

Step 2:

Open after its installation successfully accepting the license terms and select the option Update your PC now.

Step 3:

Once the download is complete, press the button Keep old files and programs and click The nextYour PC will reboot twice and press Win + R key and type winver to verify.

Try the options mentioned above to get out of the update problem.

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