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To rule out any system related problem try running UpdateGenerator.exe from a different system. I'll post again and let everyone know if I finally get my WU to work correctly. For the record, I'm quite sure the steps I outlined would have accomplished the same thing, without changing your firewall settings. sum of ur method helped me! Check This Out

Now in right-side pane, create a new DWORD DisableOSUpgrade and set its value to 1 Dan I was fixing another computer and came back to this article. Mike WOW, thankyou so much. Select ‘Manage another account', and select ‘WOUTempAdmin' account and select to remove this account. I used solution 1 For Windows 7 64-bit (x64) edition: It almost didn't work as I ran into the problem of not being able to install it, as now the install http://superuser.com/questions/951960/windows-7-sp1-windows-update-stuck-checking-for-updates

Windows Update Stuck Checking For Updates

I click on the SUR.log to open it and it says 'Access is denied'. You are a life saver. Reply Buck November 18, 2016 at 5:00 am Thank you very much!

Any clues please ?? People have reported the offline installer taking the whole night to complete. Click the drop down menu, select "Never check for updates (not recommended)" Also important to restart the computer after each update. Windows Update Standalone Installer Searching For Updates Reply Dave IrelandOctober 18, 2016 at 3:36 amPermalink #2.1 did the trick for me.

Please help. Windows Update Client This will make it Much faster to update Windows 7 after a clean install, no more Windows update issues and many reboots. Makes things much easier than wading through all those update cycles. check over here Basically, i can't update windows through the windows update and downloading the standalone installers directly because it gets stuck I then can't install the needed redistributables to run new programs that

To run the troubleshooter, hit Start, search for “troubleshooting,” and then run the selection that search comes up with. Windows 7 Update Stuck Downloading and B.Tech. It'll open Registry Editor. 2. They purposely sabotaged 7 to force people to leave it and move to 10 out of pure disgust.

  1. I loooking for most web sites and don't found help, this turtolial its the best, Thanks !!!
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  3. Microsoft plans to release fewer small updates and more bundles of large updates.
  4. share|improve this answer answered Oct 15 '16 at 16:53 danicotra 567217 A downvote on a possible solution to this problem? (Really?
  5. I have never had so many issues with Win updates.
  6. Step 2 worked for me. 🙂 Reply « Older Comments Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.
  7. Reply Michael MulhernDecember 11, 2016 at 4:19 amPermalink FLUSHDNS (Step 2) was the key for my Windows 7 installation!

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Thanks!! I have tried everything. Windows Update Stuck Checking For Updates I had to shut down the Windows Update Service, and then I was able to install the 8 updates (some of which were already installed). Windows Update Client For Windows 7 brian thank you for this article.

Microsoft has now provided official instructions about how to fix this problem. his comment is here Tried a lot of different alternatives on other sites before I stumbled upon your blog. Make sure you are using an Administrator account for all of this. thank you very very much. Windows Update Client For Windows 7 2016

Dylan Thank you so much!!! Scroll to "What can I do if I’m having problems installing updates?" Or use the download link. Val VG, I wanted to say THANK YOU!! http://darrenburnhill.com/windows-update/windows-update-never-stops-checking-for-updates.html Reply David Squires October 8, 2016 at 2:46 am Thanks for this Kriss.

Thank you. Windows Update Stuck Windows 10 wooderson thanks a million i was messing it for hours and tried this it worked now it is not stuckm on checking for updates for hours you will need to do Re-start the computer the next day, 04.

I've downloaded all the KB that is on the list above, but when I open the file, after that it just keeps "Searching for updates on this computer..." dialog box for

Reply NeilPost authorJune 8, 2016 at 9:24 amPermalink Is it giving the same error ? Related 231 Windows 7 Post navigation « Mounted folders disappear in shared foldersTroubleshooting Active Directory Account Lockout » 231 comments Oswald January 6, 2017 at 12:11 am Thank you for the I'm including them here in case they were still a part of the solution. Windows 7 Checking For Updates Never Ends Thanks again.

November 28, 2016 I am posting this somewhat long-winded post at the suggestion of the folks at how-to-geek.

Reply Jeff BDecember 12, 2016 at 12:13 amPermalink Oops, meant "now stuck" in first sentence. I had this problem and I finally got the update working with a combination of solution 1 and 2. windows-7 windows windows-update share|improve this question edited Aug 20 '16 at 20:13 Peter Mortensen 7,262135280 asked Aug 6 '15 at 19:57 Mikey A. http://darrenburnhill.com/windows-update/windows-update-checking-for-updates-never-completes.html To be clear: this particular question is about Windows Update consuming 100% CPU without anything seeming to happen, and remaining in that state over a long period of time.

Change WU to "notify me, but let me choose". Reply Francis YongJuly 16, 2016 at 6:09 amPermalink Hi, At the end of the update process it's stuck at ‘listing ids of missing updates (please be patient,this will a while)'… Reply After going through the nightmare of Microsoft trying to sneak Windows 10 onto my computer and the need to parse for the distinction between the words "update" (which implies a legitimate I couldn't get the patches to install as they invoked the Update Service and went into the long (forever?) loop.

Kim Thank You VERY MUCH. Anyway, her HP will not even install the updates. You will find that some of those are installed yed. Thanks!

Windows Update will recreate what it needs the next time you run it. Ahmed really thanks I have lost 24 hours for the solution and your post worked with me Jan I recently purchased a refurbished laptop on ebay with Windows 7, SP1. (This Regards (and thanks again for your great tips) Reply mark November 20, 2016 at 10:40 am Big thanks to downstairs for KB3135445, minor reset + KB3135445 = problem solved Reply Alex In the end you will likely want to copy this to a USB key for next time.

I tried a lot of sites, with a lot of solutions. Thank you. Great teamwork and very usefull for me... This troubleshooter is available on Windows 7, 8, and 10.

Reply JALALNovember 14, 2016 at 9:27 amPermalink Installing update 1 of 9 (stage size: 80)… Verifying integrity of ..\w61-x64\glb\Windows6.1-KB2533623-x6 Warning: Hash files ..\md\hashes-w61-x64-glb.txt and ..\md\ha t found.