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#1 Williamhawk

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Posted 05 December 2017 - 01:10 PM

Hi,

    Being a computer newbie I had no idea how to do this whilst keeping all my files so instead (as I had a spare licence of windows 10) decided to install another version of windows on to the SSD and boot from there. This seemed to work although I 'lost' (couldn't access?) all of the files I had on the previous hard drive (RIP GTA 5). 

I have been using this computer for about 2 months when I noticed the computer could not install updates. I tried running the windows update troubleshooter - it found no issues. I tried running the system file checker on the command prompt (sfc / scannow), this found some corrupted files which it then fixed but the computer will still not update. Finally I downloaded CC Cleaner and did a registry clean but still not luck with updating. 

I think the issue might be to do with having the two operating systems on the same PC - what's my best bet to solve this? Delete my old OS perhaps? Does anyone know of an idiot-proof program that can do this?

 

 

 
Please help.
Thanks!
 
I didn't find the right solution from the Internet.
 
 
 






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