Next month, Microsoft is about to release another major Windows 10 update called, appropriately enough, Windows 10 October 2018 Update. As usual, this update offers various changes and features to the platform when it drops. This update might not be as large as the April Update but it will bring options like improved Storage Sense, a Your Photos desktop pin, an updated Emoji panel, more Fluent Design user interface improvements, multitasking Sets, and improved game modes.
If you’re seeking to get the update the moment it is available, take into account that it can be another large download (stated to be around 10GB) so ensure you clear enough space. And even worse, Microsoft is currently actually warning users to ensure that they may have enough space for your update files on their Windows 10 machines … otherwise…
Microsoft’s new Windows Update warning. Microsoft has begun issuing warnings to Windows 10 Product Key Purchase with limited storage space. The warning states if your system doesn’t have enough space, it may fail to initialize after running Windows Update. The warning is generally forwarded to “thin clients” and “embedded systems,” however it must also apply to older Windows 10 machines with limited 32GB storage.
Chances are, using the sizes of all of the recent major Windows 10 updates, those who own these kinds of machines always get these “Windows needs extra space” warnings during each update. However, this is actually the first time that users have already been warned of the specific failure. “Windows Update does not check systems for adequate space requirements before it initializes,” Microsoft’s warning states.
As for the fix? Well, in a way, Microsoft is blaming you in case your computer fails to boot when attempting an update as a result of inadequate storage area. The organization recommends a “regular regimen of system maintenance,” implying that you should constantly examine your storage space, and manually get rid of unnecessary and temporary files regularly.
To prepare for major updates, particularly if you have small space, Microsoft recommends that users clear temporary files, old downloads, empty the recycle bin, and uninstall unused applications as often that you can. Consider getting an external drive to your personal files or even better, move your photos, videos, music along with other files to a cloud service too. Storage Sense is a handy feature in Windows 10 that can automatically delete files which you don’t need. This data includes temporary files, recycle bin data, installation files and previous versions of Windows. It’s the first tool you should attempt should your hard disk space is running thin.
In November of 2017, Microsoft quietly announced it was shutting down its free Windows 10 upgrade program. Should you didn’t get your free version of their best operating system up to now, well, you were pretty much out of luck. Or, therefore we thought.
Recently I learned that Windows 10 updates still work equally as they always had, and I’m currently managing a version on a pieced together PC after upgrading from a working version of Windows 8.1. It’s much less cut and dry, as Microsoft has deleted the tool which makes our lives simpler when upgrading, but with a little bit of work you too can upgrade older versions of Windows 7, 8, or 8.1 to some fully-functioning version of Windows 10.
At the time of October 12, 2018, this procedure still works. I took an HP Pravilion Elite HPE-367cb, and did a clean install within the OS (Windows 7 Home) and replaced it having a clean install of Windows 10 Home 64-bit, and after that zhatrd install used a vital from an old copy of Windows 7 Home which process worked. It granted digital license then i allowed it to connect to my Microsoft account. The install loaded all the drivers..for the standard equipment that came with that model. I had to load graphics drivers, however i might have done that anyway because I swapped out your older card for any newer ATI card.