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Reply lakonst Mar 03, 2015 @ 17:06:17 @Tomas: Unfortunately no…any specific error? Disabled NIS 09' temporarily to no avail. this worked for me Reply Utkarsh Sep 18, 2015 @ 21:09:31 Thank you. Thanks mate 🙂 Reply Tim Jan 12, 2016 @ 08:31:56 This did the trick - I'm glad I scrolled down, thanks! Check This Out

davews, Nov 6, 2015 #32 roger_m Registered Member Joined: Jan 25, 2009 Posts: 5,194 davews said: ↑ guess what, it still sits 'checking for updates' with one of the svchost processes Edited by devilus, 13 May 2016 - 02:33 AM. If I hadn't seen all the others with the same issue (Googling), then I'd think it was my machine. Does anyone have any idea as to what is causing this.

Windows Vista Checking For Updates Never Ends

I then powered down, waited a bit and restarted. How-To Geek Articles l l Subscribe l l FOLLOW US TWITTER GOOGLE+ FACEBOOK GET UPDATES BY EMAIL Enter your email below to get exclusive access to our best articles and Why don't Microsoft know this?

  1. Step 1, c showed my Windows Update service as being disabled.
  2. One hour later--two hours since the clean install completed--Windows Update had installed 106 of the 226 important updates.
  3. I installed Vista SP2 successfully (or so I thought).
  4. If not, you can try to download and install it manually: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51871 This patch can really help. (First disable Windows Update.
  5. Reply JMA Mar 25, 2015 @ 03:03:35 Thank you so much!!
  6. Reply kubikle Jan 31, 2015 @ 09:10:32 Thank you very much!
  7. I wish there were a permanent solution.
  8. also from another suggestion I reset Internet Explorer as that was suggested as the cause, still no good.
  9. working well 🙂 Reply KOPEC Apr 29, 2015 @ 22:49:30 Thanks a lot..it worked perfectly.

Activity Stream New Events Mark Forums Read TWC Forum Home Forum Home FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links View Site Leaders TWC Freeware TWCN Tech News TWC Blog So you can fire up IE and get the CR, or just use these download links, helpfully supplied to me by Tero Alhonen via Twitter: CR x64 CR x86 My plan I didn't install any new updates in last days except Windows Defender definitions. 45 minutes and still checking for updates. Windows Update Agent Vista Kerodo, Sep 23, 2015 #27 Minimalist Registered Member Joined: Jan 6, 2014 Posts: 4,969 I installed updates in batches and for me it was slow (cca half an hour) when I

Reply gerald Dec 20, 2015 @ 13:55:51 Hi thanks aolt…sln 2 worked perfect Reply Tony Dec 27, 2015 @ 00:21:45 Hey men your amazing. Windows Vista Stuck On Checking For Updates Solution 2 was golden! Windows Update was using 50% CPU time, so it was seemingly doing something, but I rebooted to try again due to the lack of progress. Finally resolved after a few hours of head banging.

Looking at the comments i tried the 2nd solution. Windows Update Troubleshooter Vista Step two worked perfectly. you may need to restart your computer." I have updated my HD to double the storage and higher speed for windows 7 (64 bit) and performed a windows 7 installation from Reply aldave gonzales Feb 24, 2015 @ 04:15:30 Very helpful a golden thank you….

Windows Vista Stuck On Checking For Updates

Strange?? I even connected directly to the internet (without a router) and it didn't work. Windows Vista Checking For Updates Never Ends If this article was useful for you, please consider supporting us by making a donation. Windows Vista Checking For Updates Forever I dunno what else to do.

Here is the link: http://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/968003 Thank you so much for your prompt responses, lakonst and that your post pointed out the folder that I was missing and after I deleted it http://ict4m.org/windows-vista/windows-update-is-not-working-in-vista.php I updated to SP2 when it became available via Win Update. It worked like a magic! Thank you so much for this! Windows Vista Updates Not Working

But Windows 7 updating is still very much broken. roger_m, Nov 6, 2015 #33 Gullible Jones Registered Member Joined: May 16, 2013 Posts: 1,455 Use WSUS Offline Updater for the initial update. Solution 2 worked for me. this contact form Reply Tim Feb 18, 2015 @ 19:52:41 This method just worked for my Windows Vista!

Samsung HD502HJ (500GB, SATA). Windows Vista Updates Not Downloading My connection was fine, everything was fine. Reply Dan May 01, 2016 @ 04:53:51 Had to reinstall Win7U from a system image dated three years ago, got to the point of checking Windows Update, got the dreaded "service

It can take a ridiculously long time to check for updates on a clean install of Windows 7, but if you just let Windows Update stay running, it will eventually find

Reply lakonst Jun 24, 2016 @ 07:51:59 @Greg: If your problem was solved, you 're ok. Then I checked Windows Update to see what was left. Remember me Or Log In Instantly: Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Google Sign in with Twitter No account? Windows Vista Updates Stuck Windows 7 UltimateSP1 64bit, installed March 2016.

KenB Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 devilus devilus Members 201 posts OFFLINE Local time:05:08 AM Posted 22 April 2016 - Help!! Yes, in 2016. navigate here Minimalist, Sep 24, 2015 #28 Kerodo Registered Member Joined: Oct 5, 2004 Posts: 7,777 Minimalist said: ↑ I installed updates in batches and for me it was slow (cca half an

There was no problem yesterday. Back to top #14 devilus devilus Members 201 posts OFFLINE Local time:05:08 AM Posted 11 May 2016 - 11:55 AM devilus, My experience has been identical to yours, fixed aweysham. Worked like a charm for me.

Your browser will redirect to your requested content shortly. Samsung HD502HJ (500GB, SATA). But, after installing all selected updates, then rebooting and installing any remaining improtant updates, then rebootin and repeating the process until there were no more important updates shown, the second time I though this problem was caused by EMET, but it's not, at least not for me.

Thanks for the hack. Try to Enter Windows in Safe Mode and then then delete the folder. Reply ChrisB Dec 04, 2014 @ 20:00:34 Ran 'Fix It' "Problems installing recent updates" 'Not Fixed'. "Service registration is missing or corrupt" 'Fixed'. "Windows Update Error 0x80080005 (2014-12-04-T-12_23_33P) 'Fixed'. FOLLOW US Twitter Facebook Google+ RSS Feed Disclaimer: Most of the pages on the internet include affiliate links, including some on this site.

To easily fix this error, follow the below steps in this tutorial. I think the time it takes has more to do with processor power, Windows Update always seem to fully use 1 CPU core during update check. Samsung HD502HJ (500GB, SATA). roger_m, Sep 23, 2015 #26 Kerodo Registered Member Joined: Oct 5, 2004 Posts: 7,777 roger_m said: ↑ @Kerodo For me, it took seemingly forver to initially search for updates.

Thanks to some discussion on another forum, I have found a great way to clean install 7 and have the initial update check take only about 13 minutes on my machine. You should consider uninstalling SP2 as described in this KB article. After the folder rename it works perfectly. the computer is working just fine and the system of my notebook wont install or download any update so far.

But I'm not the only one, obviously, since this thread is here too.