Microsoft earlier determined to separate their Windows Insider Program into a number of branches. The function was to order one department for an upcoming launch and different ones for future releases. Along with this selection, Windows launched the “Skip forward to the following Windows launch” function for these enrolled within the insider program so they may skip the upcoming updates and preview these scheduled after it. Eg. If the following replace is v1709, the consumer may instantly skip to the following replace which is v1803.
How to make use of the “Skip forward to the following Windows launch” function?
- Click on the Start button after which the gear-like image to open the Settings window.
- Select “Skip forward to the following Windows launch.” It would show you how to skip the present launch and enroll for the following main Windows launch.
Your Windows Insider Program content settings have been reverted
However, many customers had been unable to make use of the Skip forward function and the OS merely reverted to the earlier model whereas giving the error message:
Your Windows Insider Program content settings have been reverted. We did this since you chosen Skip Ahead, however Skip Ahead is now closed. You’ll proceed to obtain updates as normal.
Getting this error means the consumer has missed the preview for the discharge, nevertheless, there’s a approach to nonetheless enroll for it. The steps are as follows:
Note: Please save a backup of the system’s information earlier than making any modifications to the registry of the system.
1] Press Win + R to open the Run window and kind the command “regedit.” Press Enter, it should open the Registry Editor.
2] Navigate to the trail: ComputerHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsSelfHostUISelection.
three] On the right-pane, examine that the worth of UIContentType needs to be set to “Skip” and the worth of UIRing needs to be set to “WIF.”
four] Now navigate to the trail: ComputerHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsSelfHostApplicability.
5] In the right-pane, the worth of ContentType needs to be set to “Skip.”
If the next values within the registry are true, the consumer ought to be capable of Skip forward for the discharge, but when not, they are often modified by right-clicking on the worth and enhancing it.
Upon modifying the values, go to Settings > Update & Security > Windows Insider Program as soon as once more and examine the standing of the replace.
If it’s both pending or downloading, contemplate the problem resolved. Else, we might have to restart the system after which it could certainly proceed with the updates.
Let us know if this helped.