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Samsung 850 EVO (120GB, SSD). Restart the Windows Update and Automatic service 3. Saturday, September 01, 2012 3:46 PM 0 Sign in to vote Thankyou....mr fixit was wrong and all other fixes didn't work but you did it Sunday, September 02, 2012 7:31 PM thank you from the tropical island of the Philippines! http://isospanplus.com/windows-update/windows-update-not-working-windows-7-64-bit.html

If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Actual install of the updates only took about 30 minutes. Do use Symantec Endpoint protection. I restarted as well, 147 updates downloading now!

Windows Update Not Working Windows 7

Solution was to install Intel Rapid Storage Technology Driver VERSION: 9.5.6.1001 http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c02219204&cc=nl&lc=en&dlc=en&product I am running a Western Digital HDD but only a 500GB. The fix for me was to go into Windows Update and change the settings to "Never check for updates (not recommended)", click OK, and then change it back to "Install updates Windows Defender is disabled by most AV suites so it boggles my mind how it would be still running and screw up Windows Update like this!

Frankly Notron, which is free to me as a Comcast user combined with MalwareByte keep my PC out of trouble. Again ensure that this is set to automatic and start it.Nb. Windows vista updates not working Windows updates not working on vista solved Windows7 and Vista no longer update with High CPU 'svhost.exe (netsvcs)' solved unable to install windows update of Defender Reset Windows Update Reply Greg Jun 24, 2016 @ 02:58:10 After Step 3 my PC started picking up the updates.

Remove the folder \Windows\System32\Catroot2 5. Windows Update Fix nb. Works for me every time. Noel Paton | Nil Carborundum Illegitemi | CrashFixPC | The Three-toed Sloth Sunday, July 15, 2012 10:27 PM 0 Sign in to vote Thanks after trying all the technical stuff this

Thanks for this Brook, this worked for me also when updating a VM template which i occasionally revert to VM to update.Stew Monday, July 09, 2012 1:08 AM 0 Sign in Microsoft Fix It Windows Update I've decided to do a clean install of Windows 7 Home Premium. Give it a try! I imaged 5 PCs last week and just got to them this morning and 4 out 5 cannot do the Windows Updates.

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The green bar progresses for a few seconds the a window shows "The Background Intelligent Transfer Service service on Local Computer started and then stopped. http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/windows-updates-not-working Stop Windows Update Service. (See Solution 2: Step 1) Delete the Software Distribution Folder.  (See Solution 2: Step 2) Restart your computer and then check for updates. Windows Update Not Working Windows 7 Hope this helps somebody. Windows Update Troubleshooter Windows 7 Hope this helps somebody.

Same message, services as indicated on automatic and started. check over here and it didn't take me too long to find your answer. It just was not on the list. Reply Christopher Assun Jul 27, 2015 @ 17:16:11 Worked!… thanks.., You Gud! Windows Update Not Working Vista

KenB Back to top #4 devilus devilus Members 218 posts ONLINE Local time:05:16 PM Posted 22 April 2016 - 05:30 AM You're welcome. Noel Paton | Nil Carborundum Illegitemi | CrashFixPC | The Three-toed Sloth Wednesday, May 23, 2012 8:44 AM 0 Sign in to vote PLEASE SOMEONE HELP ME !!! the computer is working just fine and the system of my notebook wont install or download any update so far. his comment is here Apparently, the problem is with a corrupted windows log file.

As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged Windows Update Error 0x80070057 Win 7 ultimate x64. Thanks for the help.

Should I still follow Step 4 - install Intel RSTS Driver?

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Not that simple... Reply Yaser Aug 30, 2016 @ 07:39:53 this one is the perfect solution… thanks Reply Lee Oct 24, 2016 @ 17:49:26 Have tried all the above including the command prompt to Reply kesiena Aug 29, 2015 @ 14:30:46 worked….really appreciate Reply Paul Aug 30, 2015 @ 04:38:04 Solution 2 was the winner. Reinstall Windows Update Dont know why the official micosoft answers that appear at the top of the search list cannot provide such simple fixes.

Matt Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top gramps2008 Posts: 83 This post has been reported. Thursday, May 24, 2012 1:57 PM 0 Sign in to vote Please make sure "Background Intelligent Transfer Service" or BITS is running along with the Windows update service. Try Secunia.com. http://isospanplus.com/windows-update/windows-update-10.html Back to top #15 devilus devilus Members 218 posts ONLINE Local time:05:16 PM Posted 13 May 2016 - 02:33 AM After installing KB3153199 two days ago, today I dared to

Where Windows XP is mentioned, this also applies to Windows 2003/2003 R2 Server, unless otherwise specified. Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top LH Posts: 20002 This post has been reported. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Installation of updates by BrianLamb / May 29, 2009 3:40 PM PDT In reply to: Windows Vista updates are available, but won't download I am assuming that is my problem then?

EDIT: Windows Defender updates are working. The Knowledge Base fix is too complicated to use.Is there a piece of software that can fix this problem (as opposed to trying to follow Microsoft's instructions)?Thanks. Get the answer jufrasinMay 6, 2012, 11:27 PM Hi I am having exactly the same problem with my updates. Reply Anna Aug 22, 2015 @ 09:17:27 Thanks!

Hopefully that will sort out any problems and give me a better OS. Reply lakonst Mar 13, 2015 @ 18:21:27 @Rahab: You have installed the latest driver of Intel Rapid Storage? My experience was excellent with these tech people in the Vista department. I clicked check for updates and was successful - several updates were ready to be downloaded and installed.

Mine was on a Win7/Pro 32 bitsystem that has been off since April 25, 2012. I only wish Microsoft would add this to their "Lack of Help" -MS doesn't really bother to mention that the problem exits much less what to do about it. Solution 2 was golden! Found that Windows Defender had an action center message.

Solution 2 for me as well. I noticed that there is no "windows update" listed when i carried out the step 1 of solution 2 by opening the services(local) window. 'windows time' is listed followed by 'WinHTTP MUCH THANKS Brook it did help! problem with two inboxes in Outlook Xbox One Port Forwarding Issues start up, automatic repair, &...

In the list of services, find "Automatic Updates" (Windows XP) or "Windows Update" (Windows 7 and Vista) Right click on it and choose "restart". or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Might be something MS could look into.