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Loading... https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/971058 Reply Huni May 14, 2015 @ 12:09:18 I had this problem this problem for a very long time. Now Update is normal after finishing step 4 Thank you!!!!!!!! Will wait for windows defender to finish updating then reboot. this contact form

the second solution worked! It's a third-party tool called WSUS Offline Update. Thanks a lot for a very cool post. So simple too.

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I found out via another forum's post that there's another past Windows 7 Update for x64 based systems that needs to be installed (KB3161608) properly which worked for my situation; rather Dick BuckleyJanuary 30, 2017 at 1:54 pmPermalink Hi, I also used method 4 and mine is stuck trying to create a list of missing ids.Plus there is WSUadmin user logged on The fresh install creates it's own partitions. Thanks!

I did it on mine as I didn't have any other indication……ended up with 178 updates!!! Reply Dickson Nov 20, 2014 @ 11:15:18 thank you very much. Thanks very much!Note that in a steps 2.1 and 2.2, you have to "Disable Windows Update Agent Before Installation". Kb3112336 Sushant Borsania 70,531 views 2:06 FIX for Standalone Installer stuck at "Searching for Updates On This Computer" 2017 - Duration: 1:07.

Con la Solution 3 me han salido las actualizaciones. Windows 8.1 Checking For Updates Slow If you noticed #5 in Step 3, it said to check for updates then "Leave your computer about an hour to find Updates." I will check back in a couple of Here are a few ways to give it a kick start. viveJune 8, 2016 at 11:21 amPermalink Yes.

Giving the tool administrative privileges helps ensure that it can delete files in the download cache. Troubleshoot Problems With Installing Updates The size is huge big (721 MB) I'll try again tonight (GMT+7) because I'm in Windows 7 now My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can Medium does not support Microsoft Office (ofc glb).ERROR: Medium neither supports your Windows nor your Office version.Ending WSUS Offline Update at 12:32:05.52…C:\Users\Carol\Downloads\wsusoffline107\wsusoffline\client\cmd> BryanOctober 9, 2016 at 2:12 pmPermalink I am getting yihaa!! 😀 Reply Lee Apr 09, 2015 @ 11:13:01 by the gods it worked!

Windows 8.1 Checking For Updates Slow

Much appreciated Jarda Reply Chris Jan 13, 2015 @ 19:10:46 Bravo! After that: I'm watching as 15 of 150 updates have completed. Windows 8 Check For Updates Takes Forever Gladu2December 27, 2016 at 10:25 amPermalink Netboygold suggestion worked for me in Windows 8.1 but before I could install the standalone KB3102812. Windows 8.1 Keeps Checking For Updates Reply ns Feb 24, 2017 @ 23:03:29 thanx alot….so much thank u method 2 works good Reply Anne Feb 28, 2017 @ 21:00:21 Thank you.

I followed what you said on your website after i done it im still waiting for windows update and its still running now its almost 1 hour now. weblink It would help me greatly. Thanks again! Then after installing KB3102812 and rebooting again, Windows Update found 200+ updates in a few minutes. Windows 8 Keeps Checking For Updates

Thanks for the solution. It was really a pain when I even couldn't run Office as it said missing some files which should be included in Windows Update. Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 KingFlippyNips KingFlippyNips Topic Starter Members 15 posts OFFLINE Local time:09:22 AM Posted 03 January 2016 http://chatlax.net/windows-8/win-8-updates-what-s-gone-now.html Once that was done, I was able to run Windows Update again, and it found new updates which installed quickly and flawlessly.

That is no where in MS documentation for some strange reason… Two comments and a questions. Windows 8.1 Update Troubleshooter Downloading again took forever. Solution 2 worked for me.

GuyJuly 22, 2016 at 7:05 amPermalink Last download: (none) Neil MahasethPost authorJuly 22, 2016 at 7:19 amPermalink So that means there is a problem in the updategenerator.exe step itself.

You may see a message saying that some of the files are in use and can’t be deleted, in which case you’ll just need to reboot your system and then try We have experience with this software and we recommend it because it is helpful and useful): Full household PC Protection - Protect up to 3 PCs with NEW Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium! steveJuly 30, 2016 at 9:15 amPermalink Hi Neil all done thank you Neil MahasethPost authorJuly 30, 2016 at 9:46 amPermalink Happy to help you, Steve. Windows 8 Update Repair Tool You’ll see the utility listed at the top of the results.

Thank u in advance. Tom BetzJuly 13, 2016 at 6:05 pmPermalink Trying to get the free upgrade from 8.1 to 10, Windows Update got stuck checking for updates.I downloaded the update .msu in #2.1 and Book your tickets now and visit Synology. his comment is here Download WSUS Offline Update, extract it to a folder, and run the UpdateGenerator.exe application.

Thanks Reply Vijayendra Feb 02, 2015 @ 07:14:47 Solution 2 Works Thanks a ton ! Copyright © 2006-2017 How-To Geek, LLC All Rights Reserved

Get exclusive articles before everybody else. Neil MahasethPost authorJuly 14, 2016 at 11:33 amPermalink Hi Frank,Looks like the version for which you downloaded the windows updates doesn't match your system version. Now you can enter the command which will stop the update.

Reply jarda Jan 10, 2015 @ 11:02:30 Many thank, it works now! Reply Nabeel Dec 16, 2016 @ 08:50:44 Solution 5 works properly Reply redesh Dec 17, 2016 @ 17:44:04 thank you. RELATED ARTICLEHow Do I Know if I’m Running 32-bit or 64-bit Windows? I'm currently at Doupdate and it seems to be stuck on installing windows 6.1KB2533623-64msu.