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 After restarting the system I also found I needed to disable my firewall (Comodo). Stop Windows Update Service. (See Solution 2: Step 1) Delete the Software Distribution Folder. (See Solution 2: Step 2) Restart your computer and then check for updates. Reply XavDeb Jul 27, 2016 @ 17:30:48 Whaou ! http://ict4m.org/windows-vista/windows-update-not-working-vista-x64.php
Samsung 850 EVO (120GB, SSD). Back to top #14 devilus devilus Members 201 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:05 PM Posted 11 May 2016 - 11:55 AM devilus, My experience has been identical to yours, fixed Click on Start, then RUN.2. I am on Windows Vista Home Premium Service Pack 1.
I did my Windows Updates last week, for the APRIL 2016 update issuances. I was try to both solution, but the updates doesn´t work and there are the same error. and now "Checking for updates" hangs ... Tried MS's FixIt, WindowsUpdateDiagnostic, etc.
Fire up your browser and go to www.secunia.com. Reply Rahab Mar 14, 2015 @ 03:25:21 Oh yes, I did. many thanks Reply lakonst May 27, 2015 @ 11:24:14 @wing: Can you give me the error number displayed? Are Windows Vista Updates Still Available I had my laptop's RAM upgraded recently and it's since then that updates aren't working.
Chris Waite 6,651 views 21:12 Using Windows Vista in 2016: Is It Possible? - Duration: 15:12. Windows Vista Stuck On Checking For Updates Click OK Narf Reports: · Posted 6 years ago Top gramps2008 Posts: 83 This post has been reported. Best regards / SR Reply eisa pk Mar 20, 2016 @ 05:05:06 i can't install intel turbo boost technology on my hp laptop it has processor core i 7 720qm quad which I assume is the reason for the "never" labels mentioned above. 2.
Solution 4: Update the Intel Rapid Storage Technology Driver. After applying this patch, check the updates manually. Windows Update Troubleshooter Vista Clicking this causes the updates to be installed and when finished, the system shuts down.Note that neither of these methods installs all available patches, only critical and some important ones.The preferred Windows Vista Checking For Updates Never Ends Thanks Reports: · Posted 6 years ago Top LH Posts: 20002 This post has been reported.
Thank you thank you! his comment is here If you get "This page cannot be displayed" or any other similar error, this is your problem. Not only did I get the updates but it reset my privileges on my main account. Step 3 worked for me. Microsoft Windows Vista Updates
Solution 2 worked! by John.Wilkinson / June 6, 2009 2:08 AM PDT In reply to: administrator You can look into "NTPASSWD" as a free password recovery option, but you cannot create a new account It also fixed other issues with certain programs that weren't opening. http://ict4m.org/windows-vista/windows-update-not-working-on-vista.php Attempts to fix the problem seems to have made the problem worse.
Reply Andy May 29, 2015 @ 15:35:15 Solution#2 has fixed my problem. Windows Vista Update Not Working Fix Remove the folder \Windows\System32\Catroot2 5. Reply Andrius Oct 14, 2015 @ 14:08:00 Thanks a lot.
Thanks so much! It's the same case when I tried to install the new Windows Live Messenger. It turned out to be a virus called Conficker had changed all the system settings so we were unable to get to the update site. Security Update For Windows Vista (kb3145739) After the folder rename it works perfectly.
Worked like a charm. My system has problems in some aeas - none seem to be able to be fixed...so... The advice from the B.C. http://ict4m.org/windows-vista/windows-update-is-not-working-in-vista.php KenB Back to top #4 devilus devilus Members 201 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:05 PM Posted 22 April 2016 - 05:30 AM You're welcome.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - NTPASSWD... Reply lakonst Jun 24, 2016 @ 07:51:59 @Greg: If your problem was solved, you 're ok. and it fixed a couple of things but didn't fix error code 0X80070057 4. Now try to download OS updates.
I didn't install any new updates in last days except Windows Defender definitions. 45 minutes and still checking for updates. Quick Malware Scan and Removal Guide for PC's. Much appreciated Jarda Reply Chris Jan 13, 2015 @ 19:10:46 Bravo! regsvr32 c:\windows\system32\vbscript.dll regsvr32 c:\windows\system32\mshtml.dll regsvr32 c:\windows\system32\msjava.dll regsvr32 c:\windows\system32\jscript.dll regsvr32 c:\windows\system32\msxml.dll regsvr32 c:\windows\system32\actxprxy.dll regsvr32 c:\windows\system32\shdocvw.dll 2.
Reply Yuran Sep 28, 2016 @ 10:22:43 Thanks, solution 2 worked perfectly Reply Max Oct 02, 2016 @ 01:50:12 Solution 3 worked like a champ. It is set to notify me when updates are available but lets me decide when to download and install them. Why don't Microsoft know this?