Upgrade from Windows 10 Version 1709 to Version 1809

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  1. akf

    akf MDL Senior Member

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    How should I upgrade Windows 10 Version 1709 in my laptop, to Version 1809?

    Assume that I do not want to format my laptop and perform clean installation of Windows 10, since it is an office laptop.

    Thank you very much for your explanation.
     
  2. s1ave77

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    #2 s1ave77, Feb 16, 2019
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    #1. Get 1809 Refresh ISO with language and architecture matching the system installed on your laptop.

    #2. Create backup of old system (recommended).

    #2.1. Disable or better uninstall 3rd party Antivirus (valid addition by @pf100).

    #3. Mount the ISO and run setup.exe. Follow the screens, it should offer to keep programs and settings.

    #4. Start process.

    #5. hold your breath and pray to your gods...
     
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    haha :p
     
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  4. pf100

    pf100 MDL Expert

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    In addition to what you said, I always disable/uninstall antivirus/antimalware (except Defender) before #3 mounting the ISO and installing. I've had a couple of ISO installs not work until I did that.
     
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  8. uffbros

    uffbros MDL Senior Member

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    I have found that it wouldn't upgrade from the .iso files until I disconnected from the internet. I never understood why but after I did that Windows 10 build whatever would then upgrade.
     
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    I allways upgraded my W10 systems mounting the iso file with Internet connected.
     
  10. pf100

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    Same here.
     
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