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Excellent article. I've seen it posted as advice many times but I never tried it myself. Steve Walker December 8, 2016 Reply I have been working on this issue for almost two face melting weeks, review various ‘fixes', I found this page and have managed to resolve After some tinkering and maybe updating the Windows Update Agent the computer updates just fine. http://upxpress.net/windows-update/windows-updates-can-no-longer-access-option-for-updates-history.php

Then type cd c:\windows\winsxs and press enter 6. I ran a very low priority update, singled it out, and it worked.  I ran a couple more low-priority updates and they worked... Have been struggling for days to update a fresh install of Win 7 Pro SP1 and this did the trick. Very happy now!

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Andy D. See more After update os my laptop cannot on How to fix windows cant restart after updates Why my laptop again and again after some days says windows can't load need Chose Repair Windows using Recovery Console 3. Download the appropriate version of the Windows Update Agent to a known location.

  1. decker101 November 24, 2016 Reply Holy [censored]!!!
  2. Scroll down to the Security Settings.3.
  3. Boy was I glad to see those updates rolling in.

It has been driving me crazy(er) for 4 or 5 days now. I only had the internet and Speakers on.( restart computer again )Then double check that Windows Defender and all your firewalls are turned off and any other startup program.Find the file worked for me Rune Vegel December 16, 2016 Reply Best ever. Reinstall Windows Update Kevin November 25, 2016 Reply Followed directions exactly as outline.

I am glad I persevered and came accross your post. Helpful +1 Report alydeard Dec 17, 2008 at 08:31 PM Hey, Recently had the same issue with Vista too. I have tried resetting my account to administrator these things didn't work i have even tried to remove xpsp3 and try using windows microsoft update and nothing has worked yet Saturday, http://www.pchell.com/support/windows_updates_download_but_wont_install.shtml Gave it back, more trouble than it was worth.

That was an old update, so I doubt that I'll continue to have problems with updates sticking. Windows Update Stuck So much wasted time until I found this post. Anyway, I found a few solutions by Googling "0x8024d001 windows update." The solution that seems to have gotten me to the next stage was downloading/running WindowsUpdateAgent30-x86.exe. This causes the Windows updates to download but fail to install properly.If you experience this problem, follow these steps to re-register the file wups2.dll in Windows XPStop the Windows Automatic Updates

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I too had to download the extra files at the end to get it to work, but I finally did.Thank you! http://boards.straightdope.com/sdmb/showthread.php?t=705796 replies, and they're right. Windows Update Not Working Windows 7 When you repair a Windows installation by using a Windows XP CD, the repair operation performs both of the following operations:? Windows Update Troubleshooter Thank's, again 🙂 Jimi Smith November 11, 2016 Reply I posted earlier today stating that this isn't working!!!!

If the rollups are cumulative, may I install only the last one ? weblink Please advice. However when I try to download the fixit tool it first said that link doesn't exist or something like that. If I remove the update, will XP Most Likely let me install it again? Windows Update Agent

I had the same prob. I did 100 different things & nothing helped. I hope that many of you having the same problem will be resolved by me hopefully! http://upxpress.net/windows-update/windows-updates.php Surfing beyond established commercial sites?

I'm going to have to keep on it to see how long the updates keep coming, but I WILL be back to report progress. Windows 7 Won't Update Happy New Year! Our guide primarily tackles problems that arise with Windows 7 updates that occur during a normal installation and update cycle.

Save the file and name it sp3fix.bat (change the save as type option to all files *.*) 4.

Click "Tools" and then choose "Internet Options"2. thank you once again.. !! Case January 17, 2017 Reply hey guys i had the same problem and idk if this article states it, a good solution to getting your windows to update is to download 0x80070057 I had tried several others before finding this.

Eventually the message “Need to update some components” should appear. were shown in the Update Tool as *downloaded, ready to install.   Honestly, I was ready to go back to the drawing board on this machine and re-consider Service Pack 3. Right click the SoftwareDistribution folder, and then click Renamec. his comment is here December 14, 2016 Reply Unfortunately I don't know.

I go through my own switch, then through my ISP's Router. Are there any other critical Services showing up as Disabled or only Manual?