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    Win 10 upgrade down load fails repeatedly

    On July 29, I clicked on the "Get Windows 10" icon on the task bar to check the status. It said that Win 10 was downloaded and ready to install. I wanted to wait a while before installing it, so I did nothing. When I check the status now (8/26) It says "Your free upgrade is reserved and on the way" and I'll be notified when its ready. When I look at Windows Update History it shows that Upgrade to Windows 10 download has failed every day since 8/12. It has failed 2 or 3 times every day over the last 15 days. Other windows updates have installed successfully during that time. Any ideas on why this is happening? Where can I safely download Win 10 without waiting on the auto download?

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    Download the ISO directly from MS at this link.
    Create a fresh drive image before making system changes, in case you need to start over!

    "The problem is not the problem. The problem is your attitude about the problem. Savvy?"—Captain Jack Sparrow "When you're troubleshooting, start with the simple and proceed to the complex."—M.O. Johns "Experience is what you get when you're looking for something else."—Sir Thomas Robert Deware.
    Unleash Windows

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