After Fix the Data Deletion bug, Microsoft Finally today resumed Windows 10 1809 update, also known as October 2018 Update, version 1809 build 17763 To refresh the OS with a number of cool new features & Improvements on existing features and security bug fixes. All compatible device connected to Microsoft Server receive the free upgrade via windows update. as Windows 10 version 1809 will have a global roll out in the coming weeks and you should expect a notification on your device anytime soon.
Also, Microsoft officially released the Windows 10 Upgrade assistant to make the upgrade process smoother. Sometimes you notice your device is compatible with the new version, But the feature update Windows 10 1809 won’t download using Windows Update for any reason. If you’re sure that the hardware configuration on your machine and applications are fully compatible, you can use the Update Assistant tool to upgrade. Here this post we discuss, how you can use this Windows 10 Upgrade Assistant to update your PC to the latest Windows 10 version 1809 easily.
Note: Before you decide to install latest Windows 10 October 2018 update, we recommend you take backup your important data first. Also, create a system restore point.
Install Windows 10 1809 (October 2018 update) now
The best option to get Windows 10 1809, October 2018 update early installed on your system is its own windows update Tool, Force it to install the October 2018 update now.
- Press Windows + I to open settings,
- Click on Update & Security, then Windows update
- Now check for updates, you should notice feature update to Windows 10 version 1809 downloading.
- Wait until complete the download process, (It depend on your internet speed)
- After complete download and initialization, windows ask for restart
- Click on restart windows and let the system to install and upgrade to latest Windows 10 1809.
Download Windows 10 Update Assistant
If due to any reason, latest version not available for your system? Or Expreiencing problem such as feature update to Windows 10 version 1809 stuck downloading, failed with different errors. Let’s use the official Windows 10 update assistant to manually update to October 2018 update version 1809 build 17763.
First of all, visit the Microsoft download page and Click on Update now button to download the Windows 10 update assistant tool (Windows10Upgrade.exe).
Right click on it (Windows10Upgrade.exe) And select run as administrator, then select update now.
The assistant will perform basic checks on your system hardware compatibility, If your PC meets all the requirements for installing the Windows 10 October 2018 Update, you see a screen like below.
If your device is compatible, click the Next button to begin the upgrade. This will start the download process. It depends on your internet speed how long it will be.
Note: As this is a big update, there are lots of data that need to get to your PC, so it takes a while until it everything is downloaded. If you use a laptop or a tablet, make sure that its power cord is plugged in.
Pro tip: While download process If you change your mind and no longer want to download the October 2018 Update, you can Cancel at any time. If you do that, the Windows 10 Update Assistant creates a shortcut on your desktop, which you can use to continue the process at a later time.
After verifying the download, the assistant will start preparing the update process automatically. After the update finishes downloading, follow the instructions to restart your PC and complete the installation process. The assistant will automatically restart your computer after a 30-minute countdown. You can click the “Restart now” button in the bottom right to start it immediately or the “Restart later” link in the bottom left to delay it.
Windows 10 will go through the final steps to finish installing the update. The installation of the October 2018 Update continues your PC might reboot a couple of times All there is left for you to do is wait for it to end.
The entire process using this tools should take less than an hour, but it also depends on the internet speed and system configuration. Now Edge should open up with a “Welcome to the October update” message.
That’s all, congratulations you have successfully installed windows 10 October 2018 update on your system. you can check the same from Settings -> System -> About” and look for the Version field on the right.
That’s all, Let us know if you face any difficulty while the windows 10 1809 upgrade process. Also Check Windows 10 October 2018 update new features here.