How To Fix Windows 10 Anniversary Update Problems [Guide]
Here’s a detailed guide to help you with Windows 10 Anniversary Update problems, and how to fix them on your PC.
As you are probably aware by now, Microsoft has relatively released its Windows 10 Anniversary Update for compatible PCs around the world which not only celebrates twelve months of Windows 10 availability, but also introduces a plethora of new features and improvement that are immediately accessible now to more than 350 million devices running the platform.
Unfortunately, as is usually the case with major updates of this nature, some users have been experiencing different kinds of issues before, during, and sometimes even after the Anniversary Update is installed on their PC(s).
In order to try and assist in making that Anniversary Update experience as seamless as possible for you all, here we’re going to cover some of the more prominent issues that could occur with the update, as well as any known fixes that you can apply in order to resolve the problem on your PC. So, without any further delay, here’s everything you need to know about Windows 10 Anniversary Update, the problems you may face, and their knows fixes that you can implement.
Now that you know about what the Windows 10 Anniversary Update is, you may actually want to download an ISO image file of the platform that will enable you to do things like create an install or boot DVD/flash drive. We have all of that information instantly on hand for you.
The Anniversary Update may be intended to be downloaded and installed over the top of the existing Windows 10 installation via Windows Update, but sometimes some people just want to start again afresh with a brand new installation. We can help with that by letting you know how to do it the right way.
Windows 10 Anniversary Update is still in the process of being rolled out around the world. If you don’t see it in Windows Update yet, then fear not as we have found a way to force the update onto your PC.
One of the most frustrating parts of attempting to install any update, let alone one the size of this Anniversary Update, is starting the process only for it to look like it has failed or become stuck at a certain percentage. If that happens then rest assured that it can be fixed. Simply follow our guide here on how to: Fix Windows 10 Anniversary Update Install Stuck Issue, Here’s How.
How to fix error 0x80070057 during Anniversary Update install
Receiving errors when trying to install something is a terrible and frustrating experience at the best of times, but is compounded when the error is just a collection of garbage that has no actual context to the user. Thankfully, if this particular error is received, then the link below will help you work through it and achieve a satisfactory result.
Get 20GB disk space back after Anniversary Update install
No sane PC owner would want old legacy versions of Windows chewing up approximately 20GB of their precious hard drive space. Act now, take the initiative and claim that back by deleting the Windows.old folder and resources.
Error messages are a bad enough experience when you don’t really understand why they occur or what they mean, but it’s even worse when the system just hangs randomly without so much as the courtesy of actually showing error. If this has been happening to you after the Anniversary Update, then check here for the fix: Fix Windows 10 Anniversary Update Freeze Problem, Here’s How.
How to fix slow Internet issue
This one is a bit of a funny one. Microsoft actually builds in a feature as of Windows Vista, designed to monitor and optimize apps and programs that use TCP connections. That’s all well and good, but that’s also been proven to slow down the received Internet connection of some machines. Find out if you have Auto-Tuning enabled and test to see if it’s affecting your connection speed here, along with a way to turn it off to fix the sluggish Internet speed issue: Fix Slow Internet After Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Here’s How.
If we come across other more pressing problems and the required fix for them, we will be sure to update the post with the latest information as and when it becomes available. If there’s a remedy for a problem not discussed here, do let us know in the comments section below.