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How to Update to Windows 10 Redstone 1 without Losing Data?

2016-02-18 16:27:23 Posted by Tracy King to Resource

Summary:
The official version of Windows 10 Redstone 1 is already on the way now and are you ready now? Are you repaired to welcome this big update with Windows 10 Redstone 1? Here in this article, you’ll find secure methods to update to Windows 10 Redstone 1 without losing data.

What should you know about Windows 10 Redstone 1 update?

What should you know about Windows 10 Redstone 1 update? It sounds strange? Not really. Actually, you are highly recommended to understand and get to know something about Windows 10 Redstone 1 update. Here the following, we’ll list you some major problems and issues that you should be aware of and familiar with:

1. Whether your computer is available for Windows 10 Redstone 1 update now? When will you get the access?
2. Whether you will lose data while updating system?
3. How to avoid device or apps not compatible issue?
4. How to update Windows 10 Redstone 1 without losing data?

Feeling frustrated by these questions? Here the following, we’ll offer you tips to solve these questions.

Tip 1. Check for Windows 10 Redstone 1 update and avoid data loss problem

If you are not sure whether your computer is available for Windows 10 Redstone 1 or not, please follow next steps:

Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update > Check update

If the system finds not Restone 1 update information, please check whether you are an Insider users or not. If you are not Insider users and cannot access Windows 10 Redstone 1, you may have to wait. 

How to avoid system update data loss trouble? System and hard drive data backups can help fix such a trouble. You can choose to use computer image tool or professional backup software to create system and data backup image before taking actions to update Windows 10 Redstone.

Tip 2. How to fix device or app not compatible problem?

Device not compatible or apps unable to function are unavoidable problems after updating system to a new version. What can you do to fix these problems?

  • Restart devices or apps: you can try to restart or relaunch software or apps when they stop working;
  • Reinstall devices or apps;
  • Wait for more stable version: you can also choose to wait for the Slow ring and update from the Slow ring with Redstone 1. (Slow ring will be more stable than Fast ring.)

Tip 3. How to update to Windows 10 Redstone 1 without losing data?

To avoid data loss troubles and system not compatible issues, it’s highly recommended for you to backup all important data including present system firstly. Professional backup software - EaseUS Todo Backup can make it simple and easy for you to backup all important personal files and system with compressed image files.;
Free download this software and start backup your present data and system into external storage device now. You don’t even need to pay for it within 30 days.

EaseUS Todo Backup helps to update to Windows 10 Redstone without losing data.

If you want to experience Windows 10 Redstone 1 right now, you can go to:
Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update > Check update > Update now.

If you prefer a more stable one, please follow:
Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update > Advanced options > "Get Insider Preview builds" > Move the slider to the Slow ring.

If your computer cannot access Windows 10 Redstone 1 at all, you can try to perform a clean install by downloading Windows 10 Redstone installing files and purchasing product keys.

After updating to Windows 10 Redstone 1, you can then use EaseUS Todo Backup to restore your previous backups into your computer and continue use them under new system again.