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permalinkembedsavereportgive goldreply[–]scotttully 0 points1 point2 points 2 months ago(1 child)I've done steps 0 and step 1 but "windows update Standalone Installer" is just hanging. I have been trying for months to get it working so a Big Thanks for the great help! The updates you listed worked like a charm in my case. This will mean fewer individual updates to install, and updating newly installed Windows 7 systems should become faster over time. http://servergeek.net/windows-update/windows-update-cannot-currently-check-for-updates-because-updates-on-this-computer-are-controlled-by.html

After a little research i came across this post and realized i forgot to disable the automatic updates and disconnect from the internet, so i disabled auto updates and disconnected from If the new updates which upgrade Windows Update client version, are not installed in a Windows 7 machine, it starts giving this annoying issue and the Windows Update program hangs at Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows 7 forum 6 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions icon I found that I had to do the manual installs right after boot up. http://superuser.com/questions/951960/windows-7-sp1-windows-update-stuck-checking-for-updates

Windows Update Stuck Checking For Updates

But it's easy enough to install if you know it exists and know you have to go looking for it after you install Windows 7. Reply DBP November 14, 2016 at 2:21 am #3 Worked for me. I followed the file delete instructions and it did not help. Thought this might be a SSD issue but apparently not.

Ly. I'm currently testing on service in my shop to see if this is the case, but early results seem to show that you would only need the December one if you Once again, however, Windows Update still did not work. Windows Update Client For Windows 7 2016 Then when it didn't work they threw up there hands and said the whole thing didn't work without even reading the remainder and realizing you have to do the second part

This troubleshooter is available on Windows 7, 8, and 10. So I went on to solution 2 (though I must admit, that you could rewrite that solution in its own article). Thanks to VG and all the people that left comments!

Aside from finding 29 impt updates at step 7, this worked as advertised.

So now I tried the KB missing from before, and behold: I could now install that update, and everything is now fine. Windows 7 Checking For Updates Never Ends If your anti-virus/firewall software keeps up to date , and you are updated till 2014, these "updates " are totally unecessary, better set your update-service off and dont bother anymore............... I'm really lost and frustrated now, since it's not even my PC (relative's), I got from a working system to bootloop in a matter of minutes, and spent several hours at I've had this issue for awhile and tried other "solutions" but this got me sorted out.

Windows Update Standalone Installer Searching For Updates

Also I may not have had to install all of the patches below, I am just documenting what I did. check this link right here now permalinkembedsaveparentreportgive goldreply[–]Erased-Improved 2 points3 points4 points 1 month ago(1 child)Looks like that worked! Windows Update Stuck Checking For Updates Just installing KB3172605 did the trick. Windows Update Client HAD to drop you a note of thanks.

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Oturum aç İstatistikler 267.823 görüntüleme 665 Bu videoyu beğendiniz mi? http://servergeek.net/windows-update/windows-update-cannot-currently-check-for-updates-because-you-must-first-restart.html You need to download and install following updates manually: KB3050265 (More Details) KB3065987 KB3102810 KB3135445 KB3138612 These updates will upgrade the Windows Update client and will make some improvements to the Any ideas? It is now running faster and quieter than for years. Windows Update Client For Windows 7

Thank you very much!! :) Shea Finally!! permalinkembedsavereportgive goldreply[–]good1dave[S] 1 point2 points3 points 2 months ago*(2 children)Yeah, on a clean install step two is critical. I don't want Defender nor Malicious Software Removal Tool. –Sopalajo de Arrierez May 8 '16 at 9:21 1 I tried all of the steps listed by the accepted solution except http://servergeek.net/windows-update/windows-7-update-says-never-have-installed-updates.html Finally I can focus in enjoying my new rig.

KB3161608 file is not available anymore, according to its page the update is superseded by KB3172605. Searching For Updates On This Computer awesome permalinkembedsaveparentreportgive goldreply[–]Dollar_Ama 0 points1 point2 points 28 days ago(1 child)This doesn't seem to work for me, December 15th, 2016. Thank you Sir!!

Nice program, btw.

Then I tried following cluberti comments on this and even haley_joel_osteen ones on Reddit still not solving the problem. The countless DAYS I have spent trying to get my computer working properly again can never be recovered. only for the updates to crap out on me which prevented me from reinstalling any other software. Windows 7 Update Stuck Downloading Finally!

Windows 7, 8, and 10: Run the Windows Update Troubleshooter Windows includes a built-in troubleshooter that may be able to help fix a stuck update. Thanks very much again! (I've now set updates to install automatically to hopefully avoid that tyrannical Windows 10 update forever.) rose thank you a million for this guide. God bless you. Check This Out After 2 reboots/recalls, I had my system back!

Thankfully, reading the comments about turning off the windows update in the service section allowed the installs to work. 10 minutes after completion I had updates to download (1 gig worth