The drawback is alleged to primarily have an effect on those that use a motherboard with Intel’s X299 chipset and now have an NVMe SSD drive, as CNET reviews (SATA solid-state drives aren’t operating into bother, apparently).
An analogous bugbear hit dwelling with the earlier Creators Update again within the spring, as properly, and now contemporary people are sitting by means of the identical nightmare – specifically, when the PC reboots throughout installation of the improve, an error message is thrown up, and the set up is solely failing.
The problem has affected these with Asus, MSI and Gigabyte motherboards, though CNET heard from one mobo vendor (the web site didn’t title which) that mentioned it was unable to recreate this specific error.
So it’s not clear if solely a comparatively small variety of people are affected right here, however there are definitely a vocal group of error-message-sufferers throughout a number of help websites (together with Microsoft’s personal solutions discussion board, and the Asus ROG message board).
And they’re not joyful – clearly sufficient – notably seeing as this error reportedly surfaced earlier this 12 months.
The excellent news is Microsoft has mentioned it’s conscious of the issue, and is presently working with producers to resolve it. So for now, people must sit tight.
There is a confirmed workaround, though it’s not precisely preferrred: reasonably than replace a present Windows 10 installation, you possibly can carry out a contemporary set up of the working system from scratch, and on this case no issues are encountered.
But that’s clearly significantly extra trouble than performing a easy in-place improve.
Incidentally, if you happen to want any type of troubleshooting assist with putting in the Fall Creators Update, try our information on repair widespread issues with the improve.
Meanwhile, whereas the Fall Creators Update continues to be rolling out, Microsoft has deployed a new Redstone four preview construct (the following huge replace due in 2018) for Windows Insiders (testers) within the quick ring.
This solely consists of minor tweaks and bug fixes, thoughts, though it does rejig ‘ease of entry’ settings to higher set up them, and introduces a new possibility for common apps which run on startup that permits the consumer to view all duties specified by the app developer. That’s about your lot, although.