Windows 10 update(?) problem

  Beardwood10 15:58 29 Oct 2015

I've been faced with a Purple screen with a loading (circle of dots) indicator in the middle so I assume this is just for a Windows update however, this has taken far longer than usual updates and I'm getting slightly worried, would appreciate some guidance

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:53 29 Oct 2015

type of machine - desktop, laptop, tablet, phone?

Make and model?

10 upgraded from 7 or 8?

  Forum Editor 19:58 29 Oct 2015

the rotating circle of dots is often an indication that updates are being installed, and you'll sometimes see it when the computer restarts after being updated.

Take a look at your machine's hard drive light - is it flickering? If it is, it's telling you that something is going on.

  Govan1x 12:13 30 Oct 2015

Go to Control panel.Troubleshooting. Click on fix problems with windows updates. Another box should open eventually click on run as administrator see if that helps.

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