Please try the request again. Have installed win7 many a time but this time I was stumped. You should see the tool listed first, so select to open. Press Enter on the keyboard to execute the command. his comment is here
Thanks everyone for taking the time to try and help.Snakeinmaui Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Run LISTool.exe by tcelia / March 22, 2007 8:51 PM PDT In reply I've also run the scannow, and it's not found any... Using your mouse, highlight the following text, then right click over top of the highlighted text and select Copy from the dialogue menu: net stop wuauserv cd %systemroot% rename SoftwareDistribution SoftwareDistribution.old all I get from this is searching my computer for updates?
The majority of commands (except for the last one) will execute automatically. If I choose any more than 30 at a time upon reboot windows spits this at me:Failure to Configure Windows UpdatesReverting ChangesPlease do not turn off your ComputerSo it looks like I still can't get windows update to work, it just sits there for hours if I let it, doing nothing. for putting all of this invaluable info all in one place.
Turn off all firewalls. Andy D. I have a noob question. Windows 8 Won't Update Very organized step by step fix for a potentially frustrating problem.
Is it possible to get it updated again to win10 after restoring the laptop to factory default? Windows 7 Won't Install Updates Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion If I were you I would go on GO FUND ME for your fine work, you deserve a million dollars. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/windows-wont-update-automatically/3f23d453-4d5e-4144-9961-e43fbd1b1d93 I was getting a "you don't have permission to make any changes" in my old administrator profile.
I have tried many methods and the all seem to work once but not the second time. Microsoft Fixit Tool For Windows Update Is it the X64 OS or the antivirus(which I have uninstalled) or what ever it is, I would like to know. Step 5: Use the Windows Update Troubleshooter (Win7) This step applies only to Windows 7. You should also visit the Install Updates screen to compare the updates and look for any differences that might indicate which Windows Update is causing the problem.
John Huffington December 8, 2016 Reply Absolutely brilliant instructions - worked perfectly for me, so handy to have all the download links too.Thank you very much.John. For a few minutes of troubleshooting you could be saving yourself hours and hours struggling with issues caused by exploits and hardware drivers. Windows 10 Updates Won't Install I had tried several others before finding this. Windows 8.1 Won't Update Here are a few other things you can try: Check for malware.
I used your advice, and followed your steps to the T; the updates took off in six minutes after boot up. this content I am running Windows XP64 and I dind't have problems in the past with updates.????? Additionally, the Windows Edition information will tell you whether Service Pack 1 is installedIt is also recommended to change your power options temporarily so that your computer will not enter sleep This worked like a charm! Windows 7 Won't Update After Fresh Install
From here, you can initiate an instant check for updates or schedule how often you would like Windows 7 to connect to the Windows Update servers to collect and install the Reply Tech Checkers August 30, 2012 at 10:35 pm The link for the Verification Utility is: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/astebner/archive/2008/10/13/8999004.aspx Reply Christina thomas October 16, 2012 at 11:45 pm Thanks for the update - You are the best! weblink TRUST ME.
Great job. Windows 7 Won't Update 2016 Thank you for the guide! However, it hasn't progressed me any further with the update problem.Thanks for the effort though.Regards,Brett Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Hmmm...
Set its Startup Type to "Automatic" and then Start this service. FOR PRESIDENT !! I had used the factory reset disks that came with the laptop to reset it to OEM state and then found that it would not update any better than the clobbered Windows 7 Won't Find Updates I only had one of your steps that said it didn't apply to my version (Windows 7 Ultimate) but I just pressed on.
To be honest I think I ran the Registry checker after this problem had already occured anyway.Regards,Brett Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - You can always reinstall by jwayne54 Brian January 9, 2017 Reply Andy D. I also love Works 9 which all my documents are on which of course also has been discontinued, so someone suggested I try Abi Word as Word is too detailed for check over here You can also try booting into Safe Mode.
My computer is updating now. now I will try yours again. Big thanks January 26, 2017 Reply Total star. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Office & Productivity Software forum 32 total posts (Page 1 of 2) 01 02 Next Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon
How to Troubleshoot and Solve USB Device Error Code 10 Spooler Subsystem App has encountered a problem and needs to close Error and How to Fix it How to Fix Problem I cannot tell you how much I appreciate all of your effort and attention to detail you have put forth in your instructions. Permalink Submitted by PseudoGeek on Mon, 11/14/2016 - 00:32 I did everything in the article, including going back through steps 3-5 again, all to no avail on a Windows 7 laptop. Billy-Bob December 7, 2016 Reply Holy [email protected]#!.