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Windows 10 Version 2004: These errors prevent the update

Panagiotis Kolokythas

According to Microsoft, there are currently various problems that prevent a Windows 10 May 2020 update. Here are the details.

EnlargeWindows 10 May 2020 Update: Known Issues

You have not yet received the Windows 10 May 2020 Update (Windows 10 Version 2004) via Windows Update? Then you are in good company, because despite the general availability of Windows 10 Version 2004 for a few weeks, according to the Microsoft developers there are still various unsolved problems.

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These "blockers" prevent the computers affected by the problems from being offered an update to the new Windows 10 version in the first place. You could try to manually install or reinstall Windows 10 May 2020 Update using the Microsoft Update Assistant n, but Microsoft expressly warns against this because the new Windows 10 version will then lead to massive problems on the computers could.

EnlargeThis notice signals: You still have to wait for the update to Windows 10 Version 2004

Incidentally, in Windows 10 Update you can also see whether the new function update is not yet ready for your computer. In Settings -> Update and Security, Windows 10 displays the corresponding note under "Windows Update" with the title: "Function update for Windows 10, version 2004" and the following text: "The May 2020 update for Windows 10 is in preparation As soon as the update is available for your device, it will be displayed on this page. "

In general, the following applies: First, users receive the update - if available - who regularly click the "Search for update" button in Windows Update and thus signal to Microsoft that they particularly want the update. In this way, Microsoft has recognized the particularly committed Windows 10 users for some time.

These errors currently block the update to Windows 10 Version 2004

According to the Microsoft Health Dashboard, there are currently 7 compatibility issues preventing an update to Windows 10 Version 2004. Recently, Microsoft also added the following notice to the website:

"Windows 10 version 2004 is available to users with devices running Windows 10 versions 1903 and 1909 who manually 'check for updates' through Windows Update. We continue our step-by-step approach to first availability by listening, learning, and adapting Today we're slowly starting to train our machine learning (ML) based process of intelligently selecting and automatically updating devices that are nearing the end of service. The recommended maintenance status is Semi-Annual Channel. "

At the start of Windows 10 May 2020 Update in May, Microsoft had recorded 10 serious errors in the Microsoft Health Dashboard. The number has decreased, but there have also been entries. There are currently the following problems:

Further information on this topic:

Windows 10 May Update: Always new problems

Microsoft warns users of Windows 10 May update due to serious bug

Windows 10 May 2020 Update: All new features at a glance

Windows 10 blocks May update on certain Win 10 PCs