Why is windows not updating
If you have experienced any Windows 10 Fall Creators Update problems since downloading and installing the major update, then you've come to the right place, as we're constantly updating this article with fixes to the most common problems.
It's now been a while since Microsoft’s latest major update for Windows 10, the Fall Creators Update, was released for download, and while it brings a number of exciting new features, some people have been experiencing problems during and after installation of the software.
Give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update Windows: Check this option, which is a bit wordier in Windows 7 & Vista, if you own other Microsoft software and you want Windows Update to handle updating those as well.
Show me detailed notifications when new Microsoft software is available: This is pretty self-explanatory — check it if you want to get notifications, via Windows Update, when Microsoft software you don't have installed is available for your computer.
Deferring upgrades isn't supported in Windows 10 Home.Change active hours: If Windows is restarting for updates when you're using your computer, you can adjust this setting to tell Windows when you're on your computer, to make sure that updates don't force-restart during that time.Pick the automatic option and Windows will choose the active hours based on your activity.When you first turned on your new computer or were finishing your Windows operating system install, you told Windows Update how you wanted it to act — a little more automatic or a little more manual.If your original decision isn't working out, or you need to change how it works to avoid repeating an auto-update issue, like what happens on some Patch Tuesdays, you can simply adjust how Windows receives and installs updates.