Windows 10 1903 download using Update Assistant

Windows 10 version 1903 download using ‘Update Assistant’

The Update Assistant tool has been updated to install the Windows 10 May 2019 Update (version 1903), and here's how to use it.

Windows 10 version 1903, May 2019 Update, is now available, and if your device hasn’t received the update through Windows Update, you can force the new version using the “Update Assistant” tool.

The Windows 10 “Update Assistant” is a tool designed for computer, which for unknown reasons, are not getting the new update, but they’re compatible with new version. The tool works similar to the Media Creation Tool, but with the difference that you can only do an in-place upgrade.

How to upgrade to Windows 10 version 1903

If you can’t wait until version 1903 is offered to you automatically, you can go to the Microsoft software support download page, and download the “Update Assistant” clicking the Update Now button. 

Quick tip: Before proceeding, make sure to use this guide to avoid problems and errors during the upgrade process.

Then double-click the file to launch the tool, and click the Update Now button.

Update Assistant for Windows 10 version 1903
Update Assistant for Windows 10 version 1903

When your computer passes the hardware and software requirement check, the Windows 10 May 2019 Update will start downloading, and then click the Restart Now button to begin the installation. Your computer will then restart, and the new version will install automatically.

As always it’s recommended that you make a full backup of your computer before proceeding. You can also use the following resources to learn more about the May 2019 Update:

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Mauro Huculak is a Windows How-To Expert who started Pureinfotech in 2010 as an independent online publication. He has also been a Windows Central contributor for nearly a decade. Mauro has over 15 years of experience writing comprehensive guides and creating professional videos about Windows and software, including Android and Linux. Before becoming a technology writer, he was an IT administrator for seven years. In total, Mauro has over 21 years of combined experience in technology. Throughout his career, he achieved different professional certifications from Microsoft (MSCA), Cisco (CCNP), VMware (VCP), and CompTIA (A+ and Network+), and he has been recognized as a Microsoft MVP for many years. You can follow him on X (Twitter), YouTube, LinkedIn and Email him at [email protected].