It said something was missing, but the error messages disappeared before I could note it. So I tried to pull up tech support and got involved with Reimage Repair, which looked hopeful until they wanted big bucks to fix all the problems they found in the Registry of my brand new laptop. I don’t know who to trust. Can anyone out there point me in a safe direction? (I uninstalled Reimage.)
Hi , no tech support its salt would suggest ReImage Repair, please stay away from that 'Tech Support' . . .
Click your Start Button, type winver and hit Enter
On the resulting dialog, what version of Windows 10 are you currently running
Of it is not version 1803, 1803 has been released, you should go straight to that version to bring your system up to date and make all previous updates obsolete . . .
With these major upgrades, the most successful method is to upgrade from the Windows 10 ISO - you download the ISO and then perform an Offline Upgrade
Click this link:
to download the Media Creation Tool (Click on Download Tool Now), with that you can download the latest Windows 10 ISO (Select Create Installation Media for Another PC), then choose ISO
When the ISO file completes downloading
Disconnect from the Internet
Disable any 3rd party Antivirus you may be running
Then, double click it and then run Setup.exe to begin the upgrade . . .