Windows 10 Software Centre maintenance – unavailable Wednesday 6 March 2019 2pm – 6pm

If you have upgraded to Windows 10, you may not be able to install programs using the Software Center, during the afternoon of Wednesday 6 March 2019, from 2.00pm for about four hours.


Important maintenance is required to update the systems that allow programs to be installed and updated on University PCs running Windows 10. During the maintenance, the Software Center will be unavailable to use to install programs.

You shouldn’t see any changes to the Software Center after the maintenance is complete.

This should not affect staff who use a University PC running Windows 7, as the maintenance doesn’t affect the Program Installer.


Wednesday 6 March 2019 between 2.00pm and 6.00pm The Software Centre will be unavailable on University PCs running Windows 10

You will not be able to install new programs during this time.

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