Helpful +1 Report blackmax Sep 7, 2013 02:00AM I was pulling my hair up after formatting my hard drive--and installing windows xp...then windows update wouldn't work. Helpful +0 Report Jay Dec 20, 2013 02:28PM thank you Arun! Microsoft provides detailed fix instructions. And - most importantly - I have Windows Update working again! http://ict4m.org/windows-update/windows-update-vista-not-working-2012.php
Reply Graham September 9, 2016 at 6:28 am Hi Just to say a BIG thank you after weeks of trying to fix. Thanks. If nothing happens (that you can see) that means the file is the right one for your PC.
But I found it here: C:\Windows\WinSxS\ (to give you an idea, just us a good search tool like ‘agent ransack' and you'll find it. Reply Techexpert February 24, 2016 at 6:32 am Maybe some downloaded updates have get corrupted. I know the TOUCHSCREEN Works bcoz I also have installed Android 4.2.test in Dual boot mode and discovered entirely by accident that yes I do have touchscreen ability. Windows Update Fix Edited by Nacster, 26 October 2012 - 11:53 AM.
You can either remove any lines that contain entries for Windows Update or for Microsoft Update OR you can just place the number sign # before or in front of any Ms Fix-it 9740817 I used to spend hours looking up ways to get around these errors. At one time I liked Scott Hanselman's method of renaming the c:\windows\SoftwareDistribution\Download to c:\windows\SoftwareDistribution\Download.poo. Someone on his blog actually Thanks Reply Joe May 13, 2016 at 8:48 am Great guide! - working 🙂 Reply Ted May 12, 2016 at 11:14 am Does this fix work for the problematic WUA .320 Click here to get the article of BITS service repair Contact us again if doesn't fix the issue.
Don't forget to stop the windows update service first. Microsoft Update Problems Windows 7 Back to top #6 narenxp narenxp BC Advisor 16,371 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:India Local time:12:35 PM Posted 26 October 2012 - 06:10 PM Reason you got the error is because Arun's little trick has very noticeably speeded up my Windows Explorer opening and other tasks on my computer. Created by Anand Khanse.
When I try to fix it with various methods shown in other blogs it always comes up with access denied. Reproduction of any content in part or full is not allowed without written permission. Windows Update Agent It maybe occurs compatibility issues while or after updating windows. Ms Fix-it 9740871 I shall be very thankful to you.
A big thanks to our reader "DTM" for sharing the commands which we have used in this batch script. check over here In the CMD box that appears on the computer screen, enter the following strings of text, one at a time, and hit Enter. help me for this Reply Techexpert October 5, 2016 at 5:01 pm Did you try the steps which is given on this article above? AKBERZTECH I am playing around on my Dell Latitude XT2, running getintopc.com's WXPBE on a 16GB microsata SSD, and cannot get the touchscreen Driver to succeed in installation, plus there are Windows Update Downloader
Reply Ayman October 11, 2016 at 1:39 am Hello Techexpert My windiws showed me an option to update and after I did my laptop keeps crashing!! In the General tab, click Start. hopefully, It will help others. http://ict4m.org/windows-update/windows-update-update-not-working.php Ask for help with your PC hassles at [email protected], or try the treasure trove of helpful folks in the PC World Community Forums. Sign up to have the Hassle-Free PC newsletter e-mailed to you each week.
Anyway, we have the proper solution to fix this windows update error. Kb3138612 Ran, it did its thing then I rebooted. Thanks you times 10 for your insight and for posting this solution!!!!
Back to top #8 narenxp narenxp BC Advisor 16,371 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:India Local time:12:35 PM Posted 28 October 2012 - 06:45 PM P.S Is there any type of program RECOMMENDED: Click here to repair/restore missing Windows files & Optimize your PC Related Posts: How to manually reset each Windows Update component to default Lock, Manage, Edit Hosts File in Windows Your Windows Store App needs to be closed by the way, so do not start it. Wsus Offline Update Helpful +0 Report Mike Dec 17, 2013 11:48AM To delete the folder "Software Distribution" do the following: 1.
Restart your computer once. 3. Reply Riz August 3, 2015 at 1:17 am I'm still getting the same error message after following all the steps 🙁 Reply AndrewD August 2, 2015 at 12:49 pm Hi, I double click on 'Background Intellegent Transfer Services'.4. http://ict4m.org/windows-update/windows-update-not-working-after-update.php Ju7st restart and hold down the F8 key.
All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Tech Support Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 7 Vista XP Office Software Themes Firefox Chrome IE Opera Etc Fix Windows Update Problems look here: support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3138612 Kris Next time updating Vista gives problems, I will try I this tip. Awesome bro, thanks!! I copied all of the files, with the exception of one that would not allow me to move it or delete it, and once I rebooted the PC, I went to
After all effort this was the one! i wonder does it related to the windows security updates? Unfortunately, these kinds of problems aren't uncommon. Might be the reason I cannot run updates.
All I've seen all over the ‘net with this problem is useless MS fixit's followed by suggested lines & lines of mesmerizing head-f*ck code into command prompt, as if we're expected Tuticorin, India I can’t able to install any update in Windows 10 Insider Preview build 10162 after download the update files. The solution for me turned out to be rebooting into safe mode which then allowed me to rename the folder.