I think everyone agrees by now that Windows 10 version 1809 (October 2018 Update) is far from providing a smooth update experience to everyone, and in the last few weeks, the number of bugs found in this release increased significantly.
Most recently, a number of Windows 10 users who attempted to update their computers to version 1809 came across a different issue that eventually blocks the installation.
In most of the cases, the behavior is pretty much the same. Systems that are hit by the issue show Windows 10 version 1809 in Windows Update, so users can begin the download process.
When the installation begins, everything happens normally until it reaches a certain progress level, like 16 percent, after which the task freezes. Needless to say, the installation doesn’t advance beyond this point, and the computer reboots to restor… (read more)