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Thanks in advance :) Vasco Almeida says: 5 years ago Ran several Microsoft Fix-it utilities, reset the Windows Update, ran the WU Repair utility, and nothing worked except your solution. Microsoft made sure of that. Took less than 2 minutes and worked like a charm!! Now that the Windows Update service has been disabled, you need to go to the following folder and delete all the files and folders inside of it: C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution\ Once you have http://ict4m.org/windows-update/windows-update-service-not-working-vista.php

Thank you very much Joar says: 4 years ago SUPER!! Brooks Nelson August 4, 2016 at 08:36 Reply I have windows 64-bit and I still have not been able to fix the problem. This happened on 2 computers which I had cloned drives to increase space. Scott says: 4 years ago Thanks for posting this.

Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates, Because The Service Is Not Running.

Captainglassback says: 6 years ago Wow! Ishconsult says: 5 years ago You are a genius. I have contacted both Lenovo and Microsoft the assist with resolving this issue and neither one has been able to do anything. Thank you!

Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect The next video is startingstop Loading... The Toshiba updates apparently did not take this into account, because an older version of the Intel HDD driver was installed by Toshiba with their machine-specific updates. I was working around this issue for 3 hrs until I get your advise. Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates Windows 7 64 Bit Arnas says: 5 years ago OMG thank you!

Microsoft should have this information on their support site. Windows Update Service Missing I've just reinstalled Windows and the problem was still there. I bought a new drive (250GB Toshiba SATA/600) and installed Windows 7 SP1 from an ISO downloaded from digitalriver.net. See below:http://support.microsoft.com/kb/971058Hope this helps.Grif Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Vista forum 3 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions

Alan1955Lion says: 4 years ago I am running Windows7 on a Dell Inspiron laptop. Windows Update Service Missing Windows 7 I sometimes bring up my old PCs. Renzo says: 5 years ago Thak you very much for sharing this step by step guide. I am now updating my daughters' Windows-7 computer.

  • Kumar Mickey says: 5 years ago Thanks a lot man!
  • I have discovered a simple and easy method!!!
  • Markus Admirer says: 3 years ago Man you're the best!
  • Cbz Patrick says: 5 years ago Excellent thanks man… Craig says: 5 years ago Big thanks… worked great!

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FIX: http://youtu.be/cVQGePkVIEYWindows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates And Update Service Is Missing/Permission FIX: http://youtu.be/0LESWAVHlBsBITS Service Missing Repair/Restore or Background Intelligent Transfer Service Missing: http://youtu.be/kLAL0ZlyjTUWindows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates THANK YOU VERY MUCH Lithuania CaptainK says: 5 years ago This works wonderfully, but you MUST reboot a Vista machine before Windows Update will start working again. Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates, Because The Service Is Not Running. Krobon says: 5 years ago THANK YOU! Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates Because You Must First Restart James says: 5 years ago thanks so much, my windows is finally updating!!

Loading... http://ict4m.org/windows-update/windows-update-not-working-vista-service-not-running.php Its working perfectly!!! Martin Ågotnes says: 5 years ago OH MY GOD! After few times switching on/off monitor while having DirectX game open, there are huge memory corruptions. Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates Because Updates On This Computer Are Controlled By

Like this:Like Loading... Founder of Simple Cloud Works. Of course having Windows Update functional is important for the numerous updates, including security-related, that come out nearly daily. http://ict4m.org/windows-update/windows-update-not-working-service-not-running-vista.php Terri Napier says: 4 years ago Thank you so much!

He began blogging in 2007 and quit his job in 2010 to blog full-time. Windows Update Service Not Running Windows 7 64 Bit Mauricio says: 5 years ago Awesome, it really works. I also tried resetting my windows update settings like another site said, and it didn't work.

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Windows wouldn't update after installing the operating system. I had tried the fix at the top without success. But some of those who don't are not allowed to install new patches because of an error that blocks Windows Update from running correctly on their PCs. Net Start Bits System Error 5 Has Occurred Billy says: 5 years ago I LOVE YOU SO MUCH!!!!

soul says: 6 years ago Great. I tried the method suggested above in stopping and then re-starting the update service after deleting files but that didn't work either. I was a bit sceptical at first but after reading so many success stories I decided to try it. http://ict4m.org/windows-update/windows-vista-update-not-working-service-not-running.php pramod says: 4 years ago thanks for the tips….

I spent too many hours plowing through Microsoft Support website and none of their posted solutions would work. I graduated from Emory University in Atlanta, GA in 2002 with a degree in Computer Science and Mathematics. This process is automatic. Richard Lloyd 227,382 views 9:52 Windows Update cannot currently check for updates because the service is not running FIX - Duration: 2:06.

Worked great!!!