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Samson says: 5 years ago THANKS a TONNNNNNNNNNN dude…..really this helped me alot. Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware. Kudos to you, and thank you for sharing your expertise! I have a brand new laptop with Windows 7 service pack 1 64 bit which I bought before retailers stopped selling them. this contact form
The OS was Win 7 Starter and it was pre-service pack 1. Reply Lk June 6, 2016 at 8:34 pm # This upgrade is very poor! now I will try yours again. It also needed updating, . More hints
Windows 7 Update Checking For Updates Forever
Instant results. and merry christmas =D Mike Thommes December 21, 2016 Reply You people are ABSOLUTELY WONDERFUL!!! the message is "working on updates, 100% complete, do not turn your computer off". Worked like a charm.
One caveat in using the pkgmgr method is that I'm pretty sure the KB didn't show up in the list of installed updates until I applied subsequent updates "the normal way" all I get from this is searching my computer for updates? FOR PRESIDENT !! Windows 10 Updates Fail To Install Other issues with Windows Updates that are the result of other actions or software changes may not be resolved by these steps.
Thank u for the details. THANK YOU!! Paul Bredderman December 2, 2016 Reply This procedure worked for me IF I followed it precisely, step by step. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-update/many-windows-updates-fail-to-install/51d3e3eb-b113-47d9-806e-d560466a83f2 Fortunately, I always pay for backup disk copies of software, so many things could be restored with patience.The third hard drive, not in the raid structure, was intact, but it was
FOR PRESIDENT !!I do upgrades/maintenance/virus-malware removal for 2 small companies here in Charlotte, NC and am always having to reformat and reinstall Windows 7 on either desktop or laptop computers. Windows Update Failed Windows 10 kay says: 5 years ago I know this entry is a lil'bit old but thank to you Aseem, my girl friend's laptop is now back again. :) Thank you. Sorry this is so long but like all the messages here, I'm at my wits end & want to give as much information as I can. nothing work's.
Windows 7 Won't Update
Reply Joseph Byrnes March 26, 2016 at 12:23 pm # I recently upgraded from Windows 7 with McAfee on a Dell PC to Windows 10 and had a problem booting. HELP!!! Windows 7 Update Checking For Updates Forever I don't understand what a GPT means either? Windows 7 Update Failed Lowell says: 5 years ago Thanks a ton!!!
Hours have been spent with all sorts of fixes, turnong things off, disabling hardware etc and even from clean installs to trying from various ISO's (on disk or DVD). http://openfeedback.org/windows-7/new-computer-64-bit-w7-home-premium-network-controller-driver.php The next time I powered up my PC, I would go thru the same problem scenario. Worked like a charm!!!! Clean install of Win7 SP1 wouldn't update, and the windows update service drove CPU and memory usage to ~100%. Windows 7 Update Failed Reverting Changes
Win7 has known issues now that the update catalogue is so huge (the above fix is supposed to help address that). Many thanks for a great tip! I did the above and it worked perfectly 5/20/2012 Irving says: 5 years ago Worked perfectly on Windows Vista 64-bit. http://openfeedback.org/windows-7/install-7-on-a-new-pc-with-home-premium-installed.php The Captain says: 5 years ago Not sure why every time I come back here, my comment is "awaiting moderation." Did I post incorrectly?
Thanks Buddy. Windows Update Standalone Installer Searching For Updates On This Computer You sir are the guiding light of our Lord and Savior RNGesus. I was going to try the last process in this article to stop the windows update service, run the microsoft fixit tool for windows update issues and then install the latest
Dom Bucciarelli August 22, 2016 Reply Great article.
- I found another post here that suggested updating the Win32k.sys Kernel-Mode Drivers via KB3153199 as a "temporary" workaround, but of course (catch-22!) the standalone installer was taking forever, so I used
- Best wishes for Xmas.
- Boy was I glad to see those updates rolling in.
- I tried the method suggested above in stopping and then re-starting the update service after deleting files but that didn't work either.
Thanks for the help. I have done win10 installs on 50+ PC's not all went smoothly but I was able to resolve the problem. Todd says: 5 years ago Thanks for this tip…it worked like a charm. Kb3135445 I've a Vista machine here so I wasn't sure it would help but it does indeed work on Vista.
Bill_in_PEI January 2, 2017 Reply Great article - clear, concise and complete. This can help in situations where you may be encountering DNS resolution errors (network errors). This process runs from a boot disk or CD and should eliminate or confirm if one or more of your memory sticks are bad or the SPD values in the BIOS his comment is here Marian Zdravkov January 1, 2017 Reply Thank you!
venkat says: 4 years ago Thanks a ton…it worked :) Travis says: 4 years ago Worked like an absolute charm, and I'm a "computer guy"! After I got this PC back from repair, Windows Update hasn't been working at all, until now! :D lol 71 updates needed! I turned it back on, and there was a message that said, "Reverting to your previous edition of Windows." I checked it first thing this morning and sure enough, Windows 8.1 Anyway… just a follow-up question: Do you know if this same basic procedure (modified appropriately) would work for Windows Server 2012?
Reply Rhonda Lea Fries July 30, 2016 at 5:39 pm # I am so very glad I could help another frustrated user, Don. Stopping the Update service then deleting the files in the SoftwareDistribution folder and then starting the Update service worked perfectly. My 3 images I was working with all said that the directory was in use even after I stopped the service and rebooted to delete. Yes, even Microsoft’s.