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Fix Windows 10 14316 Update Failure Issue with Error Code 0x80240031

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2016-04-18 16:37:41 Posted by Declan Morris to Windows 10 Partition Manager

Summary:
This tutorial article provide effective methods to assist helpless Windows 10 users to fix Windows 10 14316 update failure issue with error code 0x80240031. If you have failed to update Windows 10 to 14316 build and your computer warned you with error code of 0x80240031, read and follow next 4 tips to fix Windows 10 14316 update failure issue and get rid of error code 0x80240031 on your PC now.

Tip 1. Leave enough space for Widows 10 by extending system drive/ system reserved partition 

Low system space is always the number 1 reason why people failed to download and install Windows 10. Therefore, the first thing that you should do is to extend system drive/system reserved partition to leave enough space for installing new Windows 10 14316 build. Here we recommend you to try free Windows 10 partition manager software - EaseUS Partition Master Free

1. Launch EaseUS Partition Master, drag partitions rightwards and leave unallocated space behind system drive or system reserved partition. 

2. Right-click system drive or system reserved partition and choose “Resize/Move partition”.

Extend system/system reserved partition to fix fail to update Windows 10 to 14316 build.

3. Drag the right handle of the system drive rightwards and then add free space to system drive or system reserved partition..
Click Apply.

Tip 2. Clean and fix system errors before Windows 10 14316 update

In order to avoid Windows 10 14316 build update failure issue from happening again, you’re highly recommended to check, clean and fix errors in Windows 10. EaseUS Partition Master Free makes error checking and fixing job easy and simple. Only three steps will do.

1. Launch EaseUS Partition Master and right-click the partition that you want to check by clicking “Check partition”.

2. Choose the way that you want to use to check partition: Check Partition Properties, Call Windows Chkdsk to fix errors, Surface TestClick OK

Fix errors in Windows 10 so to fix fail to update Windows 10 to 14316 build issue.

3. Let EaseUS Partition Master automatically check hard disk partition errors and repair errors for you. Click OK to finish the process.

Deal with Widows 10 14316 failure with error code 0x80240031 issue.

After all these jobs, you may also need to disconnect non-essential devices attacked to your PC, disable Antivirus utility, non-essential services and startup programs.

Tip 3. Make sure ESD files are stored in Windows 10

Please make sure that the ESDtoISO files are installed rightly in your computer. If you don’t find ESDtoISO file, download and extract the contents to ESD folder. Then follow next steps:

Right-click ESDtoISO.CMD > Select Run as Administrator > select 2 for the faster method.

Minutes later, ISO file to setup Windows update will be done. Then you can continue to update or perform a clean install of new Windows system then.

Tip 4. Update Windows 10 to 14316 Build

After following the above four tips, now you can go ahead and update Windows 10 to 14316 build now. Error codes such as 0x80240031 or others will not appear in your PC and you can smoothly install Windows 10 14316 build now:

1. Go to Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update > Check for Updates;

2. Click Update now and then you need to wait to download and install Windows 10 14316 build in your PC patiently.