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Upgrade to Win10 while current OS still have WinUp issue?


MelissaM

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Upgrade to Win10 while current OS still have issue?

Is it safe and possible to upgrade to Windows 10 despite I am having a problem with my current OS?

I am currently running on Windows 8.1 and recently I have been having issues that prevent me from performing Windows Update (error code 80070008), DISM 'ScanHealth' (let alone 'RestoreHealth'), as well as other errors that I noticed from Event viewer. It says my computer might have run out of memory, though I don't believe so because if it's harddisk space, C: still have 200GB free space while RAM is used only around 27~30% out of 8GB. I also attempted several troubleshoots to no avail.
For more details, I posted about my issue before here: Windows Update error code 80070008.

On a side note, here is the list of my Windows Update that refuse to download/install:
wu8-1_list.jpg
KB3079777, KB3061512, and KB3035583 updates returned me with error code 80070008.
While KB2976978 can install, but keeps on coming back despite receiving "successfully installed" message.


winup-kb-installed.jpg
If checked through "Installed Updates", KB2976978 and KB3035583 have actually been installed.

One example of the errors I saw in Event Viewer:
evnt-vwr.jpg

DISM error code 8:
dism-cmd.jpg

I tried "Check your PC" through Get Windows 10 icon. And here is my result in case if this is needed:
win10-comp-check.jpg

I have reserved Windows 10 and waiting for confirmation email. But I am worried if this problem would ever interrupt my upgrade process. If this upgrade could help, I am thinking I might as well just upgrade to terminate this problem once and for all. Any ideas?
I hope anyone here could guide me on this :cry:
 
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My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 8.1