Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... Windows Vista Update Hangs at "Checking For Updates" Started by KellyB56 , Apr 21 2016 11:37 PM Page 1 of 15 1 2 3 Next » Please log in to reply Step 3: Start Windows Update service. Back to top #6 devilus devilus Members 201 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:06 PM Posted 26 April 2016 - 12:22 PM Having the same problem and pursuing similar solutions with out Check This Out
If the service is not set to automatic, start it again after the reboot. There was no problem yesterday. Reply Andrejs Soboļevs Jun 25, 2016 @ 14:21:36 Solution 2 helped me. Kudos Reply minaz May 13, 2016 @ 03:58:27 thx worked like a charm #2 Reply Tracey Gould May 15, 2016 @ 04:24:34 I tried every single one of these, and have
Many thanks Reply Mike Oct 09, 2016 @ 04:49:27 I tried Step 2, but there was no Windows update in that folder. Don't give up easily. Here's where you can get it The tiny $60 Nintendo entertainment system is currently sold out in most places, but you still may able to snag one...eventually. thank you so much I wish I could donate but unfortunately I cant :(..
Reply Alex Aug 24, 2015 @ 17:29:24 Excellent, the second manual version worked for me! I am very frustrated and concernedabout security! Before attempted fixes 13 updates were detected and I selected 11 to install ... Windows Vista Won't Download Updates It just was not on the list.
This information was very important to repair the error. Back to top #13 Joe_Lee Joe_Lee Members 4 posts OFFLINE Local time:01:06 PM Posted 11 May 2016 - 11:32 AM devilus, My experience has been identical to yours, fixed I am happy and I had donated small token to you. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - My desparate time with Vista by omerus2 / May 20, 2011 10:53 AM PDT In reply to: Re: Vista updates It is
Reply Nezz Feb 08, 2015 @ 21:20:57 Solution 2 worked perfectly! Windows Vista Stuck On Checking For Updates d. After that: I'm watching as 15 of 150 updates have completed. Reply dheemanthank Feb 08, 2015 @ 17:10:43 Thank you so much.
BleepingComputer is being sued by Enigma Software because of a negative review of SpyHunter. Reply S Ramachandran Mar 04, 2016 @ 05:23:10 Dear Sirs, Thanks a lot. Windows Vista Updates Not Downloading That did it ... Microsoft Windows Vista Updates Hope this saves others some time.
Windows Vista just won't install updates When I bought floor models from the computer store. http://ict4m.org/windows-vista/windows-update-is-not-working-in-vista.php Neither of them seems to be able to deal with the hotfixes accumulated since then. Thank you for your consideration. Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 is being installed right now. Windows Vista Cannot Check For Updates
Regardless, my humble gratitude for your assistance! a. So hardware capability is not the issue. http://ict4m.org/windows-vista/windows-update-not-working-vista-x64.php Double click TDSSKiller.exe to scan the system. 4.
Amazing how this stuff works sometimes!! Windows Vista Will Not Update Reply Aadil Oct 27, 2015 @ 20:43:52 Thanks a lot. Richard Lloyd SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe24,69624K Loading...
You are now going to download and install either one or two updates manually. In most cases only the first (KB3172605) of these is needed. If that produces a result that says Reply lakonst Jan 03, 2015 @ 12:26:02 So, this is your problem: Windows Update service is not started on your system. Thanks! Windows Vista Checking For Updates Never Ends Problem solved after using your advice.
Reply agus Apr 27, 2016 @ 13:50:31 It work , Thanks so much Reply Carlos Apr 29, 2016 @ 19:14:01 Gracias!!!!! Search for Windows Update service, then right click on it and select Stop. and where would I download it from? http://ict4m.org/windows-vista/windows-update-not-working-on-vista.php The fail was on a laptop that had been powered off for months.
Yes, I ran all the malware/virus checks, but there was nothing there. SP1 hosed one of them so bad, it had to be returned to the store, and the second one had to be worked on by Redmond to fix these update issues. I'm certain Vista is also covered.# 1-866-PCSafety(1-866-727-23389) Yes the phone number contains an extra digit but I assure you that it functions.Jacksaul Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (1) Collapse - Reply David Jun 18, 2016 @ 01:53:04 You're a life saver!
Reply lakonst Oct 09, 2016 @ 09:29:47 @Mike: Please read more carefully before comment…The name of the folder is "SoftwareDistribution" Reply Amy Oct 21, 2016 @ 17:23:19 Thank you so much If you have more than one Antivirus program, uninstall one. Reply Rahab Mar 14, 2015 @ 19:41:51 Yes SoftwareDistribution is a folder and i guess it was not there for me to delete. Reply Rina Jan 04, 2016 @ 12:48:28 Thanks so much!
I noticed the "Most recent check" date (9/12/16) was behind the "Updates were installed on" date (11/2/16) in the Windows Update Control Panel window. which I assume is the reason for the "never" labels mentioned above. 2. Win 7 64bit Reply Ralnavman Oct 18, 2015 @ 13:40:12 Solution 2 worked for me on a quite old unused netbook running Windows 7.