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Reply Neil MahasethPost authorJuly 22, 2016 at 5:17 amPermalink Thanks Lauai for sharing your experience. New JVM language stands apart from Scala, Clojure The functional language Eta, a Haskell dialect, can reuse Java libraries, features strong type safety,... Thank-you! Bingo. http://aurdev.com/windows-7/possible-to-get-all-windows-7-updates-at-once.html

Thanks to all involved in making our lives a bit better. The other 2 that you named installed without any problem. Since you have many systems stuck on this error I would suggest you download the Convenience rollup update for Windows 7 SP1. below is log file which shows error…..07-06-2016 10:42:35.53 - Info: Starting WSUS Offline Update download (v. 10.6.2) for w61-x64 glb 07-06-2016 10:42:35.53 - Info: Option /includewddefs detected 07-06-2016 10:42:35.85 - Info:

Windows 7 Update Stuck Checking For Updates

Thank you. I think the browser you use might play a role. Lawdy Mama!!!!! If necessary install the Windows Update Standalone Installer (wusa.exe).

  1. So if you have like 2GB (or less) of RAM and a slow HDD, the issue will be compounded.
  2. After reviewing them (they included the Windows 7 November 2016 rollup update and the Remove Malicious Software Removal tool and 6 security updates for my Office 2007 suite), I selected the
  3. It brings the update count down to only a couple dozen or so.
  4. I tried turning of IPV6, something suggested among the answers (which I thought I'd already done on all machines after other issues) but it made no difference in this case.
  5. I let it install the 7 or so updates, then powered it back up.
  6. gamerx Great solution.

so I am leaning towards incompetence. A search for KB3172605 returned the news that MS has recently released a newer version, maybe you could evaluate it? Just what I noticed after I looked around a little when I saw this question. Windows 7 Checking For Updates Never Ends The only comment: Before downloading the first KB in the list, you need to stop Windows Update Service as follows: 1.

permalinkembedsaveparentreportgive goldreply[–]ermagurdthankyou 1 point2 points3 points 3 months ago(1 child)THANK YOU /U/GOOD1DAVE/ I went through these steps on 7th October 2016 and they worked. Windows Update Client For Windows 7 Drew December 22, 2016 at 5:01 am # Great job Vandal! Until I did this, thanks for figuring it out. you could try here Get geeky trivia, fun facts, and much more.

Oturum aç 110 Yükleniyor... Windows Update Standalone Installer Searching For Updates On This Computer Hangs You might encounter several minor issues. Even though the rollup seemed to install fine, it still would not pick any more updates afterwards and does not install IE 11. This prevent from long "searching for updates on this computer" before installation of MSU.

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Reply allanNovember 14, 2016 at 4:58 pmPermalink i try to run the offline updater and get this error:14/11/2016 11:52:33.61 - Info: Starting offline update (v. 6.0) on ALLAN-PC (user: Allan) 14/11/2016 http://superuser.com/questions/951960/windows-7-sp1-windows-update-stuck-checking-for-updates step #2 did work for me. Windows 7 Update Stuck Checking For Updates 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. Windows 7 Update Stuck Downloading permalinkembedsavereportgive goldreply[–]ripcurrent 2 points3 points4 points 3 months ago*(4 children)How long does the KB3020369 take to install and go through its entire process?

Of course, if you want, you could also take some time to add Safe Mode to the Windows boot menu to make it easier in the future. this contact form November 3, 2016 at 6:42 am # @ otis ....... Can you send me a screenshot of what happens when you click start in updategenerator.exe? Appreciate all the comments as well, so I felt a need to contribute. ;) Arielle I just wanted to say THANK YOU so much for your help. Windows 7 Update Stuck Installing

IE doesn't auto save files (saves them in temp cache and deletes them after attempting to run), iirc, whereas Chrome auto saves. SO 2 questions:How long should it take to search updates on this computer ?What should I do next ? KBs: 3172605 3138612 3102810 3020369 Prior to installing each update, you'll need to stop the Windows update service, otherwise, it searches for updates, which then sits there, just like Windows updates. have a peek here Win7 SP1 64 bit.

To start the service, repeat the process and right-click on wuauserv and select Start Service. Windows Update Client For Windows 7 2016 These updates are current as of 3rd Nov 2016 (they may change in the future). It’s the easiest method to try, so go ahead and run it first.


I downloaded and installed seven of these files and now it's downloading updates like it didn't know any better. Kon Update KB3172605 did the job for me, at windows 7 ultimate, 64bit. permalinkembedsavereportgive goldreply[–]lulbob 1 point2 points3 points 1 month ago(0 children)You're a damn wizard dave! How To Update The Windows Update Agent To The Latest Version This method worked for me on my laptop, didn't work on another one and worked tonight for a friend who just bought a laptop and did a fresh install of Windows

Thanks for the guide. My Windows 7 VM was in just this state. Reply Jeff BDecember 12, 2016 at 12:12 amPermalink Step #4 ran well (after trying all the previous ones) and is not "stuck" on installing kb3172605. Check This Out You are a genius, I have my expertise and you obviously have yours and I am impressed.

excavate999@gmail.com I should have came to this site first! Finally found this page and it helped me fix the problem. Go ahead and leave the Command Prompt window open. That is no where in MS documentation for some strange reason… Two comments and a questions.