Windows 10 ?

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Just finished downloading and installing the latest Windows 10 1809 cumulative update 64 bit KB4497934
All went very smoothly and took 40 minutes from start to finish which was a relief.
Everything seems to be working fine
 
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Just finished downloading and installing the latest Windows 10 1809 cumulative update 64 bit KB4497934
All went very smoothly and took 40 minutes from start to finish which was a relief.
Everything seems to be working fine
I'm just below you Barry...KB4494441 (that was a two-step cumulative update for 1809).
It went ok, not much time.

I guess next for you now is the Big May Update...version 1903.
...End of May.

Then I'll wait for your feedback. :):cool: ...Before I plunge all in...head first, arms/hands and legs/feet free.
 
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Ok, some of them should take it?

Thanks Bob, particularly for the news on the 1903 update.
Will let you know how that goes when the time comes.
That's the next Big one, the one I'm following to see what to expect.
No news means good news. :)
 

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I'm not yet running the big one, the May Update version 1903; I'm in no rush.
I follow Windows 10 progress consistently enough to get sufficiently informed.
Just the other day I helped a family member to resurrect her computer as it went completely dark. She's up running now after a reset. She is still with Windows 7.

Anyway no big news for the last month or so (30 days); just the usual small stuff no one worry about much. Nothing is even remotely close to chaos in the computer world with Windows 10. But all is not smooth sailing either as it's pretty much the norm with some of the users. Personally I had three or four updates in the last month alone; 75% of them were done automatically with the PC hibernating. It went relatively smooth with the usual few resets I needed to do and the normal wait period for things to stabilize, the usual routine.

Windows 10 is not the best picnic @ the park with family watching the baseball game with your kids playing. But then Windows 10 has nothing to do with that.

Earlier this morning I was reading the usual Microsoft Windows 10 strut and stroll ... from a Forbes article ...

https://www-forbes-com.cdn.ampproje...ng-dell-diagnostics-security-upgrade-windows/

Except that here I noticed some bigger numbers than usual.
Should we be concerned some of us? Not one cent, but it is still nice to be informed.
 

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I installed 1903 on 3 computers 2-3 weeks ago and everything has been fine. No issues with the install and the systems are running fine. I have’t noticed much of a difference but my guess is that it is more stable and more secure.
 
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Microsoft Windows 10 in the spotlight, again!

https://www.forbes.com/sites/gordon...s-10-upgrade-vpn-warning-upgrade-windows/amp/

The clock keeps ticking, and not only for Windows 7 users but for a bunch more users of Windows 10. Microsoft seems to not be able to have any sort of control/testing without issues, zero.
How long it's been now? It depends who you're asking; anywhere from roughly ten years to the last two years (worst overall).

Personally I use Windows 10 (without the May 1903 update) less that 1% total?
I have less than zero trust and I'm in no rush to explore.
Reading all the major Windows 10 issue headlines gives me a bad stomachache and headache.

Hope is futile ...
 

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