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Checkmark the other boxes once you have SP1 installed. -OR- This cmd will install all downloaded updates. Browse other questions tagged windows-7 windows windows-update or ask your own question. Reply Marti Martz January 4, 2017 at 7:44 am # > How long should it take to search updates on this computer ?Somewhere around five minutes... Actually with method 2.1 and 2.2 windows is finally updating and installing ( more than 1gb updates).Thanks a lot Mr. http://genepsd.com/windows-7/problems-searching-for-updates.html

The next day, I turned on my PC and immediately tried Windows Update without doing anything - and tada, it was fixed, it was able to check, download and install updates. After installing these four updates everything works perfectly. THANK YOU ..... I already installed many update files but THE secret is to install them IN ORDER. http://superuser.com/questions/951960/windows-7-sp1-windows-update-stuck-checking-for-updates

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Aruna Thank you very much. The window for "Make changes to your user account" will open. As mentioned, I had to stop/disable the Windows Update service for each KB installation to prevent them from hanging. Finally the correct solutions.

No patches work, and update function has run hundreds of hours, at least 8 hours a day for 45 days. Val Daddy0 Finally found something appropriate. From May 2016 onward, updates were changed to Update Rollups which require Servicing Stack updates. Windows 7 Update Problems So, for Win 8.1, affected users will hv to install the respective Update Rollup n Servicing Stack update, ie those released by M$ around May 2016, in order to get Windows

I highly suspect that Microsoft making updates for Win 7 as difficult as possible to force people to switch to Win 10 which would be an immoral practice and could only Why aren't DTG's included in this blog? I left the computer on for the night but it's still there. If you have other Windows updates issues and the 2 updates above are installed, download this Microsoft Windows Update fixit tool (right click "save link as") run it and select aggressive

Here's How to Fix It Article Have an Msvcr80.dll Error? Windows 7 Update Stuck Downloading What are the main problems with beaming light from the Sun to Saturn? Kim Thank You VERY MUCH. Reply Gary D November 3, 2016 at 1:02 pm # @ Pete+1I have had Win 7 update switched off since MS started with KB 2952664 and KB 3035583 last year.

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Felicia The first resolution worked for me...and I'm so thrilled! https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/gp/windows-update-issues/en-gb Moving on, I have a question. Windows 7 Update Checking For Updates Forever November 3, 2016 at 6:22 am # @ Tom H ....... Windows Update Client For Windows 7 2016 It is very odd that since July 2016, for a clean reinstall of Win 7 SP1, the May 2016 Servicing Stack update and July 2016 Convenience Update Rollup are required to

and I have read Windows 10 has some issues as well... http://genepsd.com/windows-7/windows-7-updates-destroy-mbr.html Solution 1 wound up working for me, namely installing KB3161664. Another stuck update process (from a clean install of 7, SP1) solved with your step 2. So simple! Windows 7 Checking For Updates Never Ends

I'm not arrogant enough to say that this will fix your problem. djkwik66 Even the stand-alone installer won't work...it too gets stuck 'searching for already installed updates" and won't budge. Finally!! Source Delete all contents within this folder.

Proud graduate of GeekU and member of UNITE___Rui Back to top #5 Adam Pollard Adam Pollard Topic Starter Members 141 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Wales, UK Local time:04:54 AM Posted Windows Update Standalone Installer Searching For Updates On This Computer Make sure you are using an Administrator account for all of this. You can message us on facebook https://www.facebook.com/HowISolve/ Reply GuyJuly 23, 2016 at 4:19 amPermalink Looks like after the third try it worked.

All I'm saying is that this fixed your problem for me.

Win7 Pro 64 Bit. What I did: 1. Thanks for writing this software BTW. Windows 7 Updates Not Working Task Manager showed 100% CPU being consumed by svchost.exe, the generic "parent" process Windows uses to "host" and run individual services.

dean thank you it was what you said. Reply Gladu2December 27, 2016 at 10:25 amPermalink Netboygold suggestion worked for me in Windows 8.1 but before I could install the standalone KB3102812. with this info I solved the problem in 10 minutes Reply aprilioOctober 24, 2016 at 5:02 pmPermalink trick #4 works like a charm, really appreciate your help 🙂 Reply RossOctober 25, http://genepsd.com/windows-7/windows-7-hangs-on-starting-windows-screen-after-installing-updates.html Your page helped after I had hit a wall.

Reply Doug McKinnonDecember 14, 2016 at 7:23 pmPermalink I had to reformat my PC because I couldn't get certain programs to install from the CS6 installation file.