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How to Download and Update to Windows 10 build 14316

2016-04-21 13:32:45 Posted by Abby Haines to Partition Manager

Summary:
Here are possible reasons and solutions for Windows 10 upgrade failure. Read on to learn how to download and update to Windows 10 build 14316 successfully with ease.

Now Windows 10 PC Insider preview build 14316 is available for Fast ring members. Do you want to download Windows 10 build 14316 and update to the new build? As Windows 10 upgrade stuck error always happen, in this page, we would like to introduce you possible reasons and solutions for Windows 10 upgrade failure problem. You can read on to learn how to download and update to Windows 10 build 14316 successfully with ease.

How to prepare your computer for Windows 10 14316 update

When you decided to download and update to Windows 10 build 14316, you need to do three things to prepare your computer for a safe and successful Windows 10 upgrade.

1. Create a full backup of your computer. 

Backup computer before major Windows 10 update is quite helpful to restore your system, installed programs, data and settings to the previous state if something bad happened during the upgrade process. 

2. Check and repair hard disk errors

Hard disk error can be a reason for Windows 10 update failure. So for a successful Windows 10 build 14316 update, you should first make sure that your hard disk has no errors. Here, you are recommended to check and repair hard disk errors using chkdsk Command line before the upgrade process. 

1. Open an elevated Command Prompt (Press the Windows + X button at the same time, then choose Command Prompt (Admin))
2. Type the following command, and replace the X with the drive letter you wish to scan: “CHKDSK X:”, we suggest you use “CHKDSK X: /F”, only then it can correct errors. 
3. Hit the enter key, Command Prompt will now start CHKDSK to check and repair disk errors.

Depending on the size of your hard disk, this may take several minutes. For best results, don't use your computer for any other tasks while it's checking for errors.

3. Prepare enough system disk space for Windows 10 14316

If you don’t have enough system disk space, you will definitely encounter Windows 10 14316 update failure. So, to avoid this problem, you can try EaseUS partition tool, a professional tool works well to settle low disk space problem to extend system partition in advance. It just takes simple steps.

Step 1. Launch EaseUS partition tool, right click C: drive and select "Resize/Move partition".

extend C: drive when there's unallocated space hehind it

Step 2. Position the mouse pointer on the right partition handle. Drag the handle to rightwards to extend C drive and click Ok. Finally click "Apply" to confirm all your operations.

extend C: drive and get the unallocated space

How to download and update to Windows 10 14316 preview build

After completing all the preparation jobs, you can download Windows 10 preview build 14316 and update your PC to the new version with 2 simple steps.

1. Go to Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update > Check for Updates
2. Click Update now and then your PC will download and install Windows 10 preview build 14316.