Join , subscribers and get a daily digest of news, geek trivia, and our feature articles. Microsoft says there are about million Windows 10 devices and that the April Update will take 10 to 30 minutes to install. The update installation process will fail if you restart your PC during this process. But how badly will it fail? Will it cause problems with your computer?
Working on updates - Stuck or Slow - Windows 10
How can I stop an unexpected Windows 10 update?
There are many other places where the Windows get stuck. The whole progress seems to very slow and seems to be taking forever. If you have already waited for a long time — say overnight — and still face this issue, then the only way out from here is to force shutdown your PC with a long press on your PC or Laptop. Then reboot, and see if your computer boots normally, and takes you to your login screen. But if it starts updating again, then we will have to use the Safe Mode to Restore Windows to a state where everything should be working fine. We will talk about it in the end. So assuming you are back to your account, follow these suggestions.
Windows 10 stuck on Working on updates
Tech support scams are an industry-wide issue where scammers trick you into paying for unnecessary technical support services. You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a Microsoft Agent or Microsoft Employee and that the phone number is an official Microsoft global customer service number. Original title: Windowa updates Every time I shut down the computer ; no mater how often; it always comes up " installing 1 of 1 '. Every time I shut my computer down ; no matter how many times a day ; the message comes up " do not shut doen windows is installing 1 of 1.
Most of the time, Windows Update does its job with little if any attention from us. While we might check and install updates manually from time to time, most Windows 10 computers are configured to apply important updates automatically, while older versions like Windows 7 and Windows 8 usually apply these fixes the night of Patch Tuesday. Sometimes, however, when the patch , or maybe even service pack , is being installed during shutdown or startup, the update installation gets stuck—freezes, locks up, stops, hangs, clocks, whatever you want to call it. Windows Update is taking forever and it's clear something needs to be done. The installation of one or more Windows updates is probably stuck or frozen if you see one of the following messages persist for a long time:.