Go to Control Panel ---> Programs. verdyp Wanting to upgrade Windows 7 to Windows 8.1 with update. And how to disable this process so the please wait doesn't appear again? It is massively flawed. useful reference
So now that I think of it, I say, DON'T skip that part at the beginning of Running windows 8.1 setup where it offers to check and download updates, cause this without the battery. Thanks tons :) Skye Jared I have this problem at the moment. If anyone can advise we would be most sincerely grateful.
what can I do? Thank you. I am really not happy of not having rights on my own machine. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website CategoriesCategories Select Category Customize Windows 8 General How To Optimize Windows 8 Windows 8 Apps Windows 8 Problems & Solutions Windows
by rcrosby57 / August 21, 2015 5:23 PM PDT In reply to: Careful. Now, login under your account (that has admin privileges) and then go to the corner until the floating menu comes up and choose settings. Friday, March 28, 2014 5:06 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thank You Friday, April 04, 2014 9:25 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I Windows 8.1 This App Wasn't Installed Noni Sophia try to access the boot menu when starting your PC and insert any windows disc and launch the CD ROM and install windows.
I bought the computer with Windows 7 with option to upgrade on line to 8 and 8.1 and unfortunately I did not think to make the recovery file…..So got only recovery Windows 8.1 Failed To Install HP PROTECT TOOLS SECURITY MANAGER. thanks again. More about the author Click the Local account button.
I shouldn't have to do a Windows Repair from a USB or disc. Something Happened Windows 8.1 Installation Failed Tried to contact Microsoft, they did nothing special but left me with an option to contact my manufacturer that is LENOVO. VG ^^ If its taking so much time at your end, you should try a hard restart. Note safe mode therefore enters with out the issue.
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Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Come to think of it.... Then, click on "windows update" at the bottom of the right hand side of your screen. If you also face this problem, following tutorial will help you: [Fix] "Your Windows 8.1 Install Couldn't be Completed, Something Happened" Error Message PROBLEM 3: Can't Upgrade to Windows 8.1 RTM this page Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.
I cannot go back to Windows 8.0 By the way in the office the company decided to keep Windows 7 for entire 2015 because of several compatibility problems within some used Windows 8.1 Something Happened Setup Has Failed To Determine Supported Install Choices Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - You're all set by Techio4 / August 22, 2015 9:16 AM PDT In reply to: I have Windows 8.1... Programs and files ARE deleted with refresh.
An absolute nightmare, tragic for me, being a fresh stroke patient, easily distressed, no money for assistance, etc. Due to some problem I tried the "Refresh" option and it reverted back to Windows 8 again. I tried HStar123's fix, and this time it worked. Windows Is Getting Your Windows 8.1 Upgrade Ready Thanks again!
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 5:54 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I too cannot find this update in my logs. i cant update to windows 8.1 and the error messages are a joke..they provide no help and waste time. Once done, log in to this new User and see if the please wait message bothers you again. TechRepublic Search GO CXO Cloud Big Data Security Innovation More Software Data Centers Networking Startups Tech & Work All Topics Sections: Photos Videos All Writers Newsletters Forums Resource Library Tech Pro
Last - I want to respond to a comment made here by Patrick and "force updates"...