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Microsoft Window 10 October 2018 Update: How to Uninstall, Switch back to older Build

If you also one of them who are facing the problems with the Windows 10 October 2018 update or you are not ready for the new upgrade. Then we are providing some working solutions for this problem.

But before uninstalling the windows, keep in mind one thing, if you do revert to a previous build, you may need to reinstall some apps and programs, and you will lose any changes you made to set after installing the October 2018 update. You will be advised to back up your files before uninstallation.

How to uninstall the Windows 10 October 2018 Update

The process to roll back to the previous version after installing the Windows 10 October 2018 update from your computer is very simple, but you should always check for a new update first.

During the first ten days since the upgrade was installed, you can quickly uninstall Window 10 version 1809 using the recovery options and switch back to the older build. If you are dealing with a specific issue, first of all, research it online. Because there are chances it can be fixed very easily. But if your problem is not resolved, you can use the steps below. Here is the step-by-step procedure:

  • Open Settings
  • Click on the Update and Security
  • Click on the Recovery
  • Under Go back to the previous version of Window 10, click the Get started button
  • Select a reason why you are uninstalling the October 2018 Update
  • Click the Next button
  • Click the No, thanks button
  • Click the next button
  • Click Go back to earlier build button
After you finish the above steps, your device will uninstall the latest feature and it will go back to the previous version.

Missing Go back to the previous version for window 10

If you do not see the option to go back to a previous version of Windows 10, then it can be many reasons, Windows 10, automatically save a copy of the previous version on the C:\ drive in My Computer folder called Windows. Old, during each upgrade if the installation fails and rollback is required.

Microsoft Customer Support

If you still experience any errors, bugs or any other issues you cannot figure out, you can take help from the customer support of Microsoft.

For example, if you mistakenly lost you data during un-installation the window update, then Microsoft provided the customer support for the affected users.

For now, affected users cannot do much other than contact the Microsoft support service. The users in India can contact 1-80011-1100 and 1-800 4010-1100. It is very rare that your deleted files will be recovered. Microsoft's tech support team is not aware of the tools that can help to recover the lost data. So many users who called the support number were told that the bug was still under investigation and that the agents are not aware of any tools.

Rajnikant is working as content marketer at Aegis Info WaysMicrosoft Dynamics 365 Development and Dynamics 365 Development Services Provider Company. He likes to write about Microsoft Tools and Services. He keeps watch on Microsoft Technology with dedication to help Dynamics 365 Developers with Microsoft Updates.

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