Fix Unable To Upgrade windows 10 April 2018 update version 1803

Microsoft Started rolling out windows 10 April 2018 update version 1803 to the compatible Devices, With Lots of New Features, New Security improvements. And its Set To Download And upgrade Automatically, Genuine Windows 10 connected to Microsoft server. Also, Microsoft Released Official Upgrade Assistant, Media creation Tool to make manual Upgrade process Smooth. Or you can download windows 10 April 2018 update ISO To perform Upgrade or Windows 10 Clean install. Some of the users Report unable To Upgrade windows 10 April 2018 update, Windows 10 version 1803 update stuck while upgrade process, Getting Different Error like We couldn’t install Windows 10 etc.

Failed to Upgrade Windows 10 version 1803

There are many factors are involved While Upgrade To A Big Update, Such As minimum System Requirement, enough Storage, Missing or damaged System Files, Corrupted Update Cache files etc. If you Are also having issue Windows Fails to Upgrade To Windows 10 April 2018 update version 1803, Tried To upgrade Via Upgrade Assistance or Media Creation Tool Still Unable To upgrade To Windows 10 April 2018 update, Here we have some applicable solutions to fix this.

Minimum System Requirement

If you have a new System Skip This Step, Or if you are using an old Computer or Laptop And try To upgrade/Install Windows 10 April 2018 update So make Sure that meet the minimum system Requirement to upgrade to windows 10 version 1803.

Minimum system requirements to install windows 10 April 2018 update version 1803 :

  • Processor: 1GHz or faster processor or SoC
  • RAM: 1GB for 32-bit or 2GB for 64-bit
  • Hard disk space: 16GB for 32-bit OS or 20GB for 64-bit OS
  • Graphics card: DirectX9 or later with WDDM 1.0 driver
  • Display: 800×600



Check have enough disk space

Also As Discussed on System Requirement, There is minimum 16GB for 32-bit OS or 20GB for 64-bit OS Free Storage space Required To upgrade, Install Windows 10 April 2018 update. So make sure you have enough Free Disk Space, If not you can run the Disk Clean up Tool To clear unnecessary junk, Cache, System Error files, Or move Some Data from Desktop, download Folder To external Device To free up The Disk space.

Check Update Service is running

As discussed Before Windows 10 download, Install and upgrade to Latest windows 10 version 1803 Automatically. If due to some Reason you have disabled to Windows Update Service (for preventing Windows auto update installation purpose ), Or The updates Service is not running This may Also Cause Different Issue while upgrade To windows 10 version 1803.

Press Win + R, Type Services.msc and hit the enter key. On Windows Services Scroll Down, Look for Windows update service. If it’s running simply Right click on it and select Restart. Or if its not started then double click on it, Change the startup type automatic, And start the service next to service status. click apply, Ok And Restart windows, Now Try to upgrade windows 10 April 2018 update.

Other Things To Check

Make sure your system date and time plus regional settings are correct. Also, make Sure Defer Upgrades option is not set to delay upgrades. You can check this from Settings > Update & security. Then go to Advanced option, Make sure to set the option for deferring updates to 0.

Also check internet isn’t set to metered connection, which may block the windows 10 version 1803 Update from installing on their computers. You can Check Metered connection From Settings > Network & Internet -> Change connection properties -> Here Toggle Set as metered connection is off.

Disable or temporarily uninstall third-party antivirus and firewall (if exists), because they may also block the update. Also, Run System File Checker Tool to Scan And Restore Missing damaged System Files which may prevent Windows To upgrade to april 2018 update. Also Check and fix Disk Drive Errors, bad Sectors using CHKDSK command.

Reset Windows Update components

If After Apply All Above options still unable to upgrade to windows 10 April 2018 update? Try To Reset The Windows Update Components Such As software Distributor Folder, Catroor2 folder Where Window Store the important update files. If any of update files corrupted you may face different errors while downloading and install updates. or Windows Update Stuck at any point while downloading and install updates.

Run Update Troubleshooter




Run windows update Troubleshooter From Windows Settings -> Go to Update & Security > Troubleshoot. Then select windows update and Run The Troubleshooter As shown Bellow image, and follow on-screen instructions. Which help to scan and fix Different Update Download and install Related problems. After that restart windows and try to upgrade windows 10 April 2018 update. Still, have failed to upgrade try to manually Reset windows update components.

Reset Update Components

Open administrative Command Prompt and type following commands one-by-one followed by Enter key.

net stop wuauserv
net stop cryptSvc
net stop bits
net stop msiserver
Ren C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution SoftwareDistribution.old
Ren C:\Windows\System32\catroot2 Catroot2.old
net start wuauserv
net start cryptSvc
net start bits
net start msiserver
Reset Windows update Components
Reset Windows Update Components

At last Type, Exit to Close the Command Prompt window and reboot the machine. Now Try to upgrade To windows 10 April 2018 update via upgrade Assistant, Or using media Creation Tool.

These are the most working solutions to Fix Any update. Upgrade Related problems, Errors, Upgrade Stuck at any point, unable to upgrade to April 2018 update Etc on Windows 10 computers. Specially Reset the update components, Fix most Windows update problems, I hope After applying solutions you can easily upgrade to windows 10 April 2018 update without any Errors. Still have any query, suggestion Feel free to discuss on Comments below. Also, Read How To Download Windows 10 April 2018 update ISO Files (32-bit / 64-bit)

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