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William Jones December 26, 2016 Reply When all else fails, try the obvious. Also I may not have had to install all of the patches below, I am just documenting what I did. Yes, often times it can get *stuck* and if you just rattle the options, it'll "start working" again! =) My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom OS Windows It hung on searching for updates and would stay there overnight...forever.I downloaded a superset of the recommended KB patches and attempted to install them. http://chatlax.net/windows-7/windows-7-fresh-installation-not-updating.html

Sonny Grubbe Rasmussen January 8, 2017 Reply After several hour of fighting, this was exactly what I have been looking for! Get the answer IronsoundsDec 5, 2015, 11:20 AM Hello... Now that you have that done you should update the updater here is the link for the DL https://support.microsoft.com/en-ca/kb/949104. Best picks Reviews News Tutorials Forum MORE All articles How to Gift Ideas Downloads Tom's Hardware Tom's IT Pro About Tom's Guide Login Your question Get the answer Tom's Guide>Forum>Laptop Tech

Windows 7 Won't Update After Fresh Install

Our guide primarily tackles problems that arise with Windows 7 updates that occur during a normal installation and update cycle. Eventually I apply another KB. Reply anon November 2, 2016 at 1:03 pm # This has everything you need: http://wu.krelay.de/en/ Reply Rich November 5, 2016 at 2:38 am # I was able to install KB302369 but

Released 10/20/2015 https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3102810 I downloaded this standalone installer, and it too is stuck "searching for updates on this computer" I triple checked that it was the right update. now I will try yours again. I was getting the 8007000e error, eventually. Windows 7 Update For Windows Update Charlie September 19, 2016 Reply This worked for me and it is a lot simpler, copy and paste this link.

I can't believe Microsoft makes it so hard for the people who don't want to install their spyware / ad campaign OS. Windows 7 Won't Update 2016 Here's What to Do” Albie August 6, 2016 Reply Thank you for a very helpful post, it worked for me, I really needed those extra files, and the stop windows update Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy

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so I am leaning towards incompetence. Windows 7 Won't Find Updates Unfortunately, the KB's would not install whatsoever. Pretty a bad situation this one.... Looks like I will study up on the Rollup method and do that John C.

Windows 7 Won't Update 2016

Caution: it is mentioned that Windows Update should be turned off or disabled before downloading these patches. Please try again later. Windows 7 Won't Update After Fresh Install Happy New Year! Windows 7 Fresh Install Will Not Update The other 65% were hidden and not installed.Because I have excellent anti virus, anti malware, anti file locking software installed , I have not had any dodgy software on my Laptop,

All the junk on line about windows updates and nothing fixes anything, but your plan did, time and time again. http://chatlax.net/windows-7/windows-7-installation.html Reply Drew December 21, 2016 at 4:49 am # FERQ:Can you list the updates, in order that need to be installed? You should only need the last one out of this list. See https://developer.android.com/studio/index.html Reply Damian January 4, 2017 at 9:12 am # Thank you very much for your response.I've been at it all day, all yesterday and part of the day before.KB3020369, Kb 949104

Easy, very quicker than all the other stuff on the www. Have you activated the Windows OS yet? Reply JJ January 4, 2017 at 8:09 pm # Many thanks, installing this update made my Win 7 find all missing updates in less than two minutes! this content I spent 6 months trying to solve this issue with windows update.

steve pooke November 27, 2016 Reply Thanks a lot for this article. Microsoft Fixit Tool For Windows Update Issues Pls help! Hope it works for you!

I had tried several others before finding this.

I can see that this page is going to get used quite a lot.Thank you so very very much for this easy to follow resolution. Some didn't install, but that is okay, because when I re-started windows update tool, it actually listed the ones I need, and they are downloading now. And if you try to use it to install the fixes, WUSA will first begin another 48 hour search for updates before installing anything. Windows 7 Won't Download Updates Reply Tim January 4, 2017 at 5:35 pm # I wanted to say Thanks to Mark and Ranger!

THANK YOU.. I suppose there might be other issues that cause this problem for other people, but after much searching and trying other suggestions/supposed fixes from other sites, this is the only one Joe December 16, 2016 Reply PERFECT!! http://chatlax.net/windows-7/windows-7-32-bit-fresh-install-will-not-do-windows-update-after-sp1.html This problem is related to built-in Windows Update program which regularly checks for new updates at Microsoft servers and downloads and installs them in Windows OS to keep your computer safe

After the install is done, then... I am beyond thrilled and so happy to report that windows is updating on its own.I too am saving this link for future reference. Get used to it.One of the biggest fans of Microsoft, Paul Thurrott, has just recently proclaimed WaaS a disaster. Share this article: Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Reddit | Tell a friend Posted in: Troubleshooting, Windows 7 Other similar articles that may interest you [Did You Know] Hidden Secret

HELP! - Tech Support HELP! Affected Win 7/8.1 users who accepted the Update Rollups n Servicing Stack updates "miraculously" got their Windows Update working again, eg KB3020369 n KB3172605 for Win 7. ....... Reply Damian January 6, 2017 at 6:23 am # Ok,After a week or work and gigs of downloads it looks like I've finally got update working. Thank you.

tivorocks January 4, 2017 Reply Thank you…fixed! I did everything you said step by step and BAM!!!!!! Please consider visiting the forum and giving him an upvote on his thread. Everytime I do a clean install eveything works fine except the Windows Update which gets stuck at "Checking for Updates" forever with almost 50% constant CPU usage of its process.

Though other software companies push updates through whenever they see fit, there is never any server scan/download slowdown issues. this should be done first before updates. Error(s) found: Code 800F081F Windows Update encountered an unknown error. -- Does anyone know how I can get updates to work? Click on the RUN at the top, then Right Click on it, and select PASTE; 9.

Thankfully I stumbled upon this article!! I always open “important updates are available” and “optional updates are available” and use the check boxes to choose what I really want to download. November 2, 2016 at 9:07 am # Fyi, KB3172605 n other KB Rollups very likely contain M$ hidden Telemetry updates(NSA spyware.?), ie the same ones found in Win 10.