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  1. #1


    Posts : 32
    Windows 8.1

    unable to update


    I just reinstalled windows 8 on my Asus laptop and i'm sever irritated. I have one critical update but everytime i execute it , it reboots my computer and i'm met with a smoky black screen with no cursor. I've thought of going to site and seeking help but they couldn't even help me diagnose the battery. I had to do that myself. Iron i know. Does this mean i have to reinstall windows again? would be nice to just sit and chill after losing everything.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 32
    Windows 8.1


    Ok seriously? NOBODY?
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  3. #3


    Posts : 562
    W10 x64 pro and W8.1 x86


    A bit more info might help...

    KB number of the problem update ?

    Is this just one remaining update that won't install ? i.e. is Windows up to date apart from this.

    How did you reinstall Windows ? Recovery partition, official Windows DVD or something else ? 
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