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Windows 7: Windows 7 to Windows 10 install freezeup

30 Jul 2015   #1
Antcent

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 
Windows 7 to Windows 10 install freezeup

Hello all Windows 7 users,
I am not positive that this is the place to be posting something like this, but I have been trying to update my windows 7 to windows 10 but have been having one big complication. Every time when the whole verification for the download is good and that I have the right specs, the download freezes, the screen says "Your PC may restart several times, take a break" or something like that, but it is a ring that shows your progress with a percentage in the middle(look at pictures). After this download ring hits 30% it will do its first reboot, so naturally, the PC will reboot about twice, after the second time rebooting, little bubbles below a windows 10 logo will appear but they will freeze(the little bubbles are supposed to spin). So to myself, I just said, "alright, lets just let it sit for an hour, it probably needs time to think and download." So I went to bed and left the computer running over night for 5 hours. As I woke up the next morning, nope, still the same screen of the bubbles being frozen(last picture).
Before you ask, yes I have the SR1 package, yes my antivirus has done a full scan, yes I did all the necessary updates. But yet I still can't figure this out.
Any suggestions?




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30 Jul 2015   #2
rvcjew

7 Pro x64, 10 Pro x64
 
 

Did you update via the reserved copy thing or the MS download tool found here? https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/soft...load/windows10 You should unplug all devices from the pc except the mouse and keyboard as well.
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30 Jul 2015   #3
Antcent

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

I have honestly tried both options, and aswell unplugged anything that isn't a mouse or keyboard.
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30 Jul 2015   #4
rvcjew

7 Pro x64, 10 Pro x64
 
 

If you reboot the pc is it stuck in limbo now or goes back into 7?
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30 Jul 2015   #5
Antcent

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Yes it will boot me back to Windows 7 after two tries of restarting, the second time you restart it will try to recollect data and to continue the instillation but it freezes again.
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30 Jul 2015   #6
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

Look at Update History via Settings. What does it show for errors?
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31 Jul 2015   #7
Antcent

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

it says this for the windows 10 fail


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31 Jul 2015   #8
Antcent

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

also after i tried my second time it did this error code. yes yes I know the times aren't right but keep in mind i've tried about 5 times now


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01 Aug 2015   #9
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

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05 Aug 2015   #10
Antcent

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

still didn't work, seems hopeless
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