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Fixed: Windows 10 KB3163018 Fails to Install

2016-06-17 15:30:15 Posted by Tracy King to Partition Manager

Can't install KB3163018 - Windows 10 10586.420 in your computer? If KB1363018 will not install and you are unable to update to Windows 10 10586.420, effective solutions here will help to fix Windows 10 fail to install KB3163018 problem and get the new Windows system 10586.420 installed in your PC now.

Problem: KB3163018 failed to install in Windows 10

"Windows 10 fail to install KB3163018 in the computer and I cannot get the latest Windows update 10586.420 in my PC. How many of you guys have my problem? And how do I solve it?"

"I received an error code 0x80070020 while trying to install KB3163018, but the installation failed. I retried several times to get the Windows 10 10586.420 update, but the KB3163018 just won’t install."

"Received error message again when I tried to get this June update - Windows 10 Version 1511 for x64 based system (KB3163018) - Error 0x8000ffff. Can anyone help?"

Don’t let Windows 10 10586.420 update with KB 3163018 unable to install error stop you from enjoy the new system. Here below are some recommended solutions to help you fix the KB 3163018 won’t install problem so to get new Windows 10 10586.420 update in PC.

Method 1. Extend system drive and fix errors in Windows 10 before installing KB3163018

No. 1 Extend system drive or system reserved partition

Low system disk space or insufficient system reserved partition may cause computer unable to load the new system installing files in computer. Therefore, to extend system drive should be the priority for all users to do so to install KB3163018 in PC and get the new Windows 10 10586.420. 

extend system partition to fix Windows 10 KB3163018 fails to install issue.

1. Launch EaseUS Partition Master, drag partitions rightwards and leave unallocated space behind system drive or system reserved partition. 
2. Right-click system drive or system reserved partition and choose "Resize/Move partition".
3. Drag the right handle of the system drive rightwards and then add free space to system drive or system reserved partition..
Click Apply.

No.2 Check and fix system errors before updating to Windows 10 10586.420 build

Another problem which may stop PC from downloading and installing Windows 10 10586.420 in PC is internal system error or file system error. Fixing internal system errors will also help you to get the new Windows 10 installing files. 

1. Launch EaseUS Partition Master and right-click the partition that you want to check by clicking "Check partition".

EaseUS Partition Master helps to fix system error so to help solve Windows 10 KB3163018 unable to install issue.

2. Choose the way that you want to use to check partition: Check Partition Properties, Call Windows Chkdsk to fix errors, Surface Test.
Click OK
Fix Windows 10 KB3163018 fail to install issue.

3. Let EaseUS Partition Master Free automatically check hard disk partition errors and repair errors for you. Click OK to finish the process.

Method 2. Troubleshoot KB3163018 will not install problem 

1. Press Windows + X and select Control panel.
2. Type troubleshooter in the search box and click Troubleshooting.
3. Under System and Security, click Fix problems with Windows Updates.

Method 3. Reset Windows Update components to fix KB3163018 fail to install error

Here we recommend you to choose automatically reset Windows Update components, which will be more easier and time saving for you. You can directly download and run the Windows Update Troubleshooter below and let it help you fix Windows 10 KB3163018 fail to install issue now:

1. Download Windows Update Troubleshooter;
2. Run it to reset Windows Update components;
3. Reboot PC and try to update to Windows 10 10586.420 and reinstall KB3163018 again.

For Windows 8.1/8/7 user: click Windows Update Troubleshooter and download it;
For Windows Vista and XP users: click Windows Update Troubleshooter and download it.

Method 4. Manually install KB3163018 and get Windows 10 10586.420 update

To manually install KB3163018 update in PC is also a method to effectively solve KB3163018 will not install issue:

1. Restart PC;
2. Delete all files in: C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution\Download;
3. Go to: http://catalog.update.microsoft.com/ and download Windows 10 10586.420 update - KB3163018 manually through Internet Explorer;
4. Install KB3163018 manually in PC;
5. Follow the installing lines and wait patiently;
6. After finishing the installing process, reboot PC and enjoy new Windows 10 10586.420 now.