Robert F Ryan September 17, 2016 Reply I agree, Albie. Great if you have a solution for this. Get the answer memadmaxJul 24, 2013, 11:24 PM Also try deleteing all the Windows Update downloads in its download folder. John January 8, 2017 Reply perfect, thanks. weblink
Reply Rahab Mar 14, 2015 @ 19:41:51 Yes SoftwareDistribution is a folder and i guess it was not there for me to delete. windows6.1-kb3125574-v4-x64_2dafb1d203c8964239af3048b5dd4b1264cd93b9 so what now? I can't believe Microsoft makes it so hard for the people who don't want to install their spyware / ad campaign OS. CIR - complete Internet Repair Tool 2.
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I cant thank you enough. Cheers. Quick Malware Scan and Removal Guide for PC's. I deleted the previous locked folders (with names like "C:\42c85776e1df4d1b8b5495" etc.) so I knew which update I was working with.
However, it has been observed that sometimes Windows Update will still offer Service Pack 1 (SP1) as an update even if you are already using Service Pack 1. Richard December 29, 2016 Reply Great article it got me out of real muddle, I followed the directions step by step and the update function now fully works again. hopefully, It will help others. Windows 8 Won't Update Right after I got the computer I installed office 2007 on it, so I knew there were more updates just for that.
Try to Enter Windows in Safe Mode and then then delete the folder. To do this: a. Step 4: Use the Windows Update Diagnostics Hotfix Windows 10 users can skip this step. Continued why does it not just install the damn update?
It appears Microsoft changed the URL for this. Windows 7 Won't Update After Fresh Install Try running Windows Update again. Then on the next kb, same stuck problem again, full shutdown and cold restart worked again. I actually bought a laptop with Windows 10 to have the newest operating system & sent it back a week later as I just hated it.
Windows 7 Won't Download Updates
Mike January 7, 2017 Reply Tried a lot of other things to no avail, but this worked! Reply Christopher Assun Jul 27, 2015 @ 17:16:11 Worked!… thanks.., You Gud! Windows 10 Updates Won't Download I can confirm this method worked. Windows 8.1 Won't Update So, stop it and rename the downloading folder windows update and the reboot your computer and try again.
Worth mentioning that I had to combine and repeat solutions. fernando December 23, 2016 Reply It worked, tahnk you, perfect ! Reply Techexpert April 21, 2016 at 6:53 am Change the path like this: regsvr32 c:\windows\system32\wups2.dll Let us know if still doesn't work. http://mffonline.com/windows-7/can-t-run-windows-update.php the error code is 8024402C.
Thank you so much. Windows 7 Can't Find Updates Best regards / SR Reply eisa pk Mar 20, 2016 @ 05:05:06 i can't install intel turbo boost technology on my hp laptop it has processor core i 7 720qm quad Kenster (Hippie New Year!!) December 30, 2016 Reply Thank you very much!!
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Alex Chernavsky December 14, 2016 Reply This procedure worked for me. December 7, 2016 Reply Hello Ben. Reply Alhan Aug 01, 2015 @ 09:02:06 I dont have windows update on my services Reply lakonst Aug 01, 2015 @ 09:07:20 @Alhan: Follow the instruction on this guide: Windows Update Windows 7 Will Not Download Updates I have the latest Microsoft Agent and have followed step by step the fix you provided above. 2 Weeks and I have not been able to get anything.
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A few sentences in on your article and I knew that you knew what you were talking about, followed your instructions and :Wala", thankyou kindly. I was so lost. working well 🙂 Reply KOPEC Apr 29, 2015 @ 22:49:30 Thanks a lot..it worked perfectly. After all this time one would think they could get i right Laura November 28, 2016 Reply Thank goodness for your site!
Thank you for your help in this matter Andy D. I hope this helps others. I love Windows 7 & had been using Vista for the last 7 years but my old laptop is not going to last much longer. This just as Microsoft are trying to get everybody to upgrade to Windows 10, could be a coincidence but personally I don't think so.