04-20-2015 09:00 PM
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  1. JBG1952's Avatar
    I noticed this morning that I could download Windows 10 preview on my HTC One (M8). I am a Verizon Wireless subscriber. Has anyone tried yet? Any thoughts?
    04-11-2015 04:13 PM
  2. MDK22's Avatar
    1 thought - do you have a fallback ?
    04-11-2015 04:23 PM
  3. Br1t's Avatar
    Interesting because it's not supposed to be available and isn't on my AT&T M8.
    04-11-2015 04:27 PM
  4. spoonxii's Avatar
    Not available to me
    04-11-2015 04:39 PM
  5. JBG1952's Avatar
    Here is a picture:

    04-11-2015 04:50 PM
  6. Ma Rio's Avatar
    Nah, I think you'll only get Update 2.
    04-11-2015 04:53 PM
  7. Br1t's Avatar
    There is an update to 8.1.1 that the M8 didn't ship with, this is most likely it and not even 8.1.2.
    04-11-2015 04:55 PM
  8. JBG1952's Avatar
    If I knew that for sure, I would gladly do it. Another reason for me asking around first. Great thought. Thanks.
    04-11-2015 04:56 PM
  9. JBG1952's Avatar
    I have version Windows Phone 8.10.14203.306
    Firmware 2061.30.21705.605
    04-11-2015 05:01 PM
  10. starsoccer9's Avatar
    I personally have windows 10 the older build on my phone. It is buggy, but works okay. I cant seem to get the current/new build on my phone
    04-11-2015 05:02 PM
  11. JBG1952's Avatar
    Thank you starsocccer9. Just to confirm, your phone is a Verizon HTC One (M8)?
    04-11-2015 05:05 PM
  12. starsoccer9's Avatar
    04-11-2015 05:35 PM
  13. JBG1952's Avatar
    Curious starsoccer9. I have tried for weeks to get this notification without any luck. Would you know why the rollout is not consistent?
    04-11-2015 08:23 PM
  14. starsoccer9's Avatar
    Not sure what notification you mean.

    I have been on windows 10 since the first build was released and have been trying since the new build to get onto it with no luck.
    04-11-2015 09:42 PM
  15. ICMIAMI05's Avatar
    Its available for my (M8) AT&T model but afraid to download.....does the window recovery tool work for HTC if I need to rollback? I want to try it!
    04-11-2015 10:30 PM
  16. starsoccer9's Avatar
    First off, the update you are getting is most likely just a fast ring configuration update not windows 10.

    second, the recovery tool does not work, but there is a method to go back if you want to
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    04-12-2015 07:00 AM
  17. starsoccer9's Avatar
    so..... after continuing to try, I have finally downloaded it and installed it. Currently the only major issue I have encountered is once the screen turns off you can not turn it back on via the power button. You have to do a force reboot(soft boot) in order to get it to turn back on.

    As we speak I am doing a hard reset in hopes that it resolves the issue.
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    04-12-2015 08:49 AM
  18. starsoccer9's Avatar
    Just to update everyone after the hard reset the phone is working great. I have not had any issues but will keep you updated with any major bugs I encounter
    04-12-2015 09:25 AM
  19. JBG1952's Avatar
    Sorry for the lack of clarity. The notification I was referring to was that Windows 10 preview was available for my device.
    04-12-2015 11:11 AM
  20. JBG1952's Avatar
    A few more questions starsoccer9. Do you use the device as your primary phone? If you are on a network, how well does it communicate with others? Does your phone operate in a business environment? I am not trying to be nosey, but my device is an integral part of my private network. Thanks for sharing all of your observations.
    04-12-2015 11:17 AM
  21. starsoccer9's Avatar
    well I have only had windows 10 on it for a few hours but I have not noticed any major issues. I mean it feels a bit sluggish with some apps and opening and closing.

    The only major thing that I just recently noticed is the screen. It appears to be on even when I press the screen off button. This might be my imagination tho.

    Also having just received a sms, I am not sure the sms notification sounds are working but I cant confirm that.

    Respond to your questions,
    It is my primary phone.
    It is on verizion and seems to be working fine.
    I have not touched any workplace accounts or anything if that is what you are referring to. I also have not setup email yet as I am letting it finish downloading all my apps but besides for outlook not offering black theme, it appears okay.
    04-12-2015 12:02 PM
  22. JBG1952's Avatar
    Thank you very much for providing your observations.. Please keep me posted. I am particularly interested in how it handles your email. If you have no complaints over the next week, I think I will take the plunge.
    04-12-2015 02:33 PM
  23. starsoccer9's Avatar
    Okay, yea email seems to be working fine, but I will say I am about 95% sure the screen stays on when your press the power button and it just shows a black screen.
    04-12-2015 02:54 PM
  24. JBG1952's Avatar
    Thanks again starsoccer9. The screen issue is novel. Have you reported it? Did you get a reply?
    I will be following any additional comments you might have over the week.
    04-12-2015 02:58 PM
  25. starsoccer9's Avatar
    well I am disappointed to say the least, but it broke and I have had to revert back to windows 8.1.

    Basically I rebooted my phone as it was running a bit slow figuring a reboot after reinstalling all my apps would speed it up. After reboot it booted fine right to my lockscreen at which point all touch stopped working. I tried a few more reboots with no success.
    04-12-2015 03:55 PM
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