KB3194496 Fails to Install
11/10/16 16:05 Filed in: Windows
Windows 10 KB3194496 Fails to Install.
A number of people have been having issues with KB3194496 update failing to install. You'll see something like this in Windows Update:
Fortunately, it's pretty easy to fix.
Firstly, find this folder and delete it:
Next, using RegEdt32 (I.e. Registry Editor), find and delete this key:
Reboot your machine and you should now be able to install it without any problems.
EDITED to add - Microsoft have now issued a script update that will do the above for you. See here:
Windows 10 1607 Script fix to unblock update for Windows Insiders