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 After 2 reboots/recalls, I had my system back! Your recommended solution in step-by-step format is well laid-out and easy to follow. Tahir Solution 1 is great. http://optionrefi.com/windows-7/stuck-in-classic-view.php
I have been trying to get Update to work for three days now. Lawdy Mama!!!!! I just about lost hope and thought it might have been just an incompatibility issue with running it on BootCamp in my old Macbook Pro. I've got a new install.
I click the download and it hangs. Task Manager showed 100% CPU being consumed by svchost.exe, the generic "parent" process Windows uses to "host" and run individual services. permalinkembedsaveparentreportgive goldreply[–]Amo387 0 points1 point2 points 29 days ago(0 children)That's odd...
This includes the following: An optimization that addresses long scan time for updates that's reported on some computers. permalinkembedsavereportgive goldreply[–]good1dave[S] 0 points1 point2 points 1 month ago(0 children)it's a very large update....think of it as a service pack. Most of the times this issue occurs after a fresh/clean installation of Windows 7. Windows 7 Update Stuck Installing I'm finally caught up again.
Can you please help me? Windows 7 Update Stuck Downloading permalinkembedsavereportgive goldreply[–]good1dave[S] 2 points3 points4 points 5 months ago(0 children)Awesome! I had 200 updates ready to install in under 15 minutes.
I have a PC I haven't connected to the Internet since 2013 and its strictly a music production PC, and I got some new stuff where I actually need to update
Is writing short proofs inline bad form? Windows Update Standalone Installer Searching For Updates Reply MileHighBill November 13, 2016 at 12:09 pm #2 worked. but wonder whats that making vulnerable. Update responded quickly, but off course it took a while for all the patches to complete.
Download the latest update for the windows update client This should be the first step in the troubleshooting process, especially if your windows 7 operating system is a fresh or new https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/632621/windows-update-stuck-checking-for-updates-forever/ I spent 3 of the last 5 days fighting to download and install updates on a Win 7 x64 home edition. Windows 7 Checking For Updates Never Ends I followed your advice in Solution 1. Windows Update Client For Windows 7 clients are too long time to download update from wsus.
Reply djAugust 22, 2016 at 2:27 amPermalink Neil, it totally worked. The download link is http://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=KB3125574 . 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. Jon Stoker Hi, A really helpful article. Windows Update Client For Windows 7 2016
Those "optional ones" in end of list were probably not needed. - after last boot, Windows Update automatically announced 265 critical updates plus 11 optional ones. - Oh and thanks for But last update check after a clean install was 4 hours ago. Thanks! http://optionrefi.com/windows-7/windows-7-toolbar-is-stuck-on-classic.php Fuck you, and eat shit.
Now its only a matter of time before MS finds a way to close this loophole. Searching For Updates On This Computer Seth the manual updates just sit at "searching for updates on this computer" ive left it for hours and nothing worked, even that fix it tool did not work Help? Note: Checking for updates can take a long time depending on your internet connection speed and the number of updates that need to be installed.
from Narsee Monjee, Mumbai. Followed the instructions exactly..including stopping windows update manually each time. thanks for posting! Windows Update Stuck Downloading permalinkembedsaveparentreportgive goldreply[–]good1dave[S] 1 point2 points3 points 1 month ago(0 children)interesting.
Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead? Thank u in advance. Edited by john1816, 20 November 2016 - 12:40 AM. No more waiting overnight for it to find/install updates!
particularly on a long thread like this where you have to scroll way down to get here.Question 1) While this worked it in then took almost 3 hours to download and