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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #825 on: September 22, 2015, 08:11:10 PM »
I personally am getting very anoyed at the Windows 10 UPDATE process and the almost constant issues with updates not installing.
No other OS I've ever used has had this BS with updates.
Unacceptable.
http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/fix-flash-player-security-update-install-failure-windows-10
I couldn't get that particular update to install either and had to download and manually install it.  However, it's the first time that has ever happened to me in any version of Windows.

I just saw in another forum where people using the latest preview build did not have any problem with installing that update. Interesting.
We had no trouble with it since it doesn't apply to build 10547.
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #826 on: September 23, 2015, 11:33:41 PM »
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #828 on: September 29, 2015, 01:28:16 AM »
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #830 on: September 30, 2015, 12:39:46 PM »
Privacy and Windows 10
http://blogs.windows.com/bloggingwindows/2015/09/28/privacy-and-windows-10/
If the explanation from MS isn't enough, you could always use:
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #833 on: September 30, 2015, 10:09:42 PM »
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #835 on: October 01, 2015, 10:57:52 AM »
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Avast 2016 Beta 1 is being pushed out as update right now :)

Lets see if its compatible.
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #836 on: October 01, 2015, 11:09:01 AM »
OFF-TOPIC:

Avast 2016 Beta 1 is being pushed out as update right now :)

Lets see if its compatible.
??? ??? ???
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #837 on: October 01, 2015, 11:12:43 AM »
OFF-TOPIC: Avast 2016 Beta 1 is being pushed out as update right now :)

Lets see if its compatible.
??? ??? ???
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #838 on: October 01, 2015, 11:17:01 AM »
OFF-TOPIC: Avast 2016 Beta 1 is being pushed out as update right now :)

Lets see if its compatible.
??? ??? ???
Available in Europe, see: https://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=177124.0
Unfortunately that doesn't do a thing for me. No access to a download and therefore not able to test or try.
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #839 on: October 01, 2015, 11:18:35 AM »
OFF-TOPIC: Avast 2016 Beta 1 is being pushed out as update right now :)

Lets see if its compatible.
??? ??? ???
Available in Europe, see: https://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=177124.0
Unfortunately that doesn't do a thing for me. No access to a download and therefore not able to test or try.
Just be patient Bob, I'm sure it's officially announced soon. ;)
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