iCloud for Windows 1809 October 2018 Update

If you try to install iCloud for Windows on the latest update for Windows 10 1809, you may be greeted with this error:

How do you fix this?

  1. Open Registry Editor: Win+R | regedit
  2. Navigate to the registry path: HKLM\SOFTWARE\WOW6432Node\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion
  3. Temporarily modify these 3 registry keys:
    • CurrentBuild set value to 17134 (instead of 17763)
    • CurrentBuildNumber set value to 17134 (instead of 17763)
    • ReleaseId set value to 1803 (instead of 1809)
  4. Install iCloud: iCloudSetup.exe when finished, do not restart yet
  5. Restore initial values of the 3 keys (step 3)
  6. Restart PC and complete setup of iCloud

For Windows 10 in 32-bit version, the path is: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion

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