Back to top #7 SleepyDude SleepyDude Malware Response Team 2,296 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Portugal Local time:06:13 PM Posted 07 June 2016 - 10:07 AM IE11 was already installed, in fact djkwik66 Even the stand-alone installer won't work...it too gets stuck 'searching for already installed updates" and won't budge. Thank you! Then, BOOM, the updates started flowing in. have a peek here
God bless you. I had my computer set to notify me. liviu Thanks, solution 1 worked like a charm. 28-Oct-2016. Windows Forum Windows 7 Forums > Windows 7 Help and Support > Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For http://www.sevenforums.com/windows-updates-activation/396754-update-keeps-searching-without-result.html
I tried several other methods to fix..almost gave up after taking to a shop and they couldnt' figure out how to fix it. So, things seem back to normal. Finally...
THANK YOU! The wait for Windows Update to respond after rebooting was less than a minute and the progress bar worked almost immediately. LarryB, #10 2016/03/16 timmins Well-Known Member Joined: 2005/07/27 Messages: 47 Likes Received: 1 Trophy Points: 208 Computer Experience: Intermediate Our neighbour had the same problem on his Vista computer. Microsoft Fixit Tool For Windows Update More...
This has been copied from @kemical. Windows Update Keeps Searching Windows 7 LarryB, #9 2016/03/16 LarryB Well-Known Member Thread Starter Joined: 2002/01/09 Messages: 663 Likes Received: 2 Trophy Points: 233 Location: So. Now Windows Update will no longer stick at "Checking for updates" screen. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2971783/windows-update-searching.html Back to top #15 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 16,092 posts OFFLINE Local time:01:13 PM Posted 14 June 2016 - 06:33 PM Here we go again.
Sean Solution 1 really saved me, I like to thank you all who share it. Windows Update Never Finishes Checking For Updates the best news is you can not ever catch a virus, it just can't happen. If this does not work, then as suggested above, run a sfc /scannow and see if it finds and fixes any corrupt files. Then I went back to "Control Panel - Windows Update - Change Settings" and set it to "Check For Updates but let me choose whether to download and install them" and
Using "Stop" Windows Update in Control Panel - Services - Windows Update did the trick. But thank you! Windows Update Keeps Checking For Updates Forever This was successful although I have not done another Windows update yet Reply to pathno1 apprenticegeekSep 9, 2016, 12:37 AM Paul_103 said: ok, I just realized sp1 is already downloaded on Windows Update Client Kb3112343 Cosmotime Your solution for my fresh install of Win7 64x SP1 version worked like a charm. 212 updates (for starters) showed up within 2 minutes after 6 hours of waiting before.
While searching for updates on this computer forever, as i watched and waited... navigate here Run the Command Prompt as administrator. 2. PROBLEM SOLUTIONS: There are a few working solutions to fix this problem. thanks for posting! How To Update The Windows Update Agent To The Latest Version
THIS IS WHAT WORKED FOR ME!! Click the drop down menu, select "Never check for updates (not recommended)" Also important to restart the computer after each update. Thanks to our readers David, Bill, TrollBytes and Steve for sharing the required updates list and providing their valuable inputs. Check This Out Back to configure the update manual. 07.
I think MS changed the priority for who receives those updates first. Windows 8.1 Update Keeps Checking For Updates Why aren't DTG's included in this blog? The Tool just keeps searching for updates like WU.
Now, I'm finding, through no fault of my own, that I have to keep their machines for 3-4 days to get them updated. Then I went to "Control Panel - Windows Update - Change Settings" and set it to "Never Check For Updates". I download and update other programs fine. Kb 3135445 I got the same with one of the next 3 listed (the one ending in 1664).
Begin by restarting the computer. And thank you so much. There are no strict rules on what works and what doesn't. http://aurdev.com/windows-update/windows-update-problems-windows-update-cannot-crrently-check-for.html I did Not have any luck with the Convenience Rollup (found that suggestion on other websites).
My problem solved. As soon as the November download installed my updater stopped working. Regards, Liviu Marc Company Escriche Thanks so much guys I followed the method1 and BOOOOOOOOM WORKS!!!!!! Tried many other options, but this site provided the working solution!!!
Download and save all 8 updates listed and the rollup. Laksmanna N Hi, please install this update before trying the above updates and it worked for me. 32 bit: microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=52214 64 bit: microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=52232 After installing this update, reboot the computer and illumination Guest Control Panel, Under "system and Security" chose "Find an Fix problems" on the left under "control panel home" is 4 options, chose "view all" then scroll down to Windows Now Connect Old & New Android Smartwatches To Apple iPhones Apple Music Consumes Massive 3G/4G Data Bandwidth!
Comments JP X Thanks. System seems to running much faster now. I lastly, at this point, installed the latest Windows Update Install Agent to no benefit. I never leave feedback but this fix worked so well I have to at least Thank You!
Nickname: Terminator Learning more about computers everyday Evan Omo, #12 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Tweet Log in with Facebook I think MS changed the priority for who receives those updates first. Install the first MSU update, stop WindowsUpdate service again and install the 2nd MSU file. Now installing updates, 7/20 done.
Daddy0 Gianni, KB3145379 is a critical security update for Windows.