Fix Unable To Upgrade Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Microsoft Started rolling out Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Version 1709 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 Fall Creators update ISO To perform Upgrade or windows 10 Clean install. Some of users Report unable To Upgrade Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, windows 10 Fall Creators update stuck while upgrade process, Getting Different Error like We couldn’t install Windows 10 etc.

Fix failed to Upgrade Windows 10 Fall Creators update

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 Fall Creators update Version 1709, Tried To upgrade Via Upgrade Assistance or Media Creation Tool Still Unable To upgrade To fall Creators 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 a old Computer or Laptop And try To upgrade/Install Windows 10 fall Creators update So make Sure that meet the minimum system Requirement to upgrade to Fall Creators update.

Minimum system requirements to install windows 10 Fall creators update version 1709 :

  • 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 Fall Creators 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 Fall Creators update V1709 Automatically. If due to some Reason you have disable to Windows Update Service (for prevent Windows auto update installation purpose ), Or The updates Service is not running This may Also Cause Different Issue while upgrade To Fall Creators update.

Press Win + R, Type Services.msc and hit enter key. On Windows Services Scroll Down, Look for Windows update service. If its 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 Fall Creators 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 Fall Creators 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 Fall Creators 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 fall Creators 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 download and install updates. or Windows Update Stuck at any point while download and install updates.

Run Update Troubleshooter




First Download the official Windows update Troubleshooting Tool And Run As administrator, Then Fallow on screen instruction to run this tool. Which help to scan and fix Different Update Download and install Related problems. After that restart windows and try to upgrade fall Creators 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

At last Type Exit to Close the Command Prompt window and reboot the machine. Now Try to upgrade To Windows 10 fall Creators 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 fall creators update Etc on Windows 10 computers. Specially Reset the update components, Fix most Windows update problems, I hope After apply above solutions you can easily upgrade to fall creators update without any Errors. Still have any query, suggestion Feel free to discuss on Comments bellow. Also Read How To Download Windows 10 Fall Creators Update ISO Files (32-bit / 64-bit)

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