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Thank you thank you! by Blue_Zee / July 30, 2016 11:03 AM PDT In reply to: I replied to you. Reply Dave Jan 31, 2015 @ 09:45:02 Thank you for this fix. Reply jarda Jan 10, 2015 @ 11:02:30 Many thank, it works now! Check This Out

by constantlee / November 14, 2016 2:45 PM PST In reply to: This old post. RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows Vista (Solved) - Windows updates not working (16 posts) Started Dont know why the official micosoft answers that appear at the top of the search list cannot provide such simple fixes. Step 3 worked for me.

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G'day, Thanks for the input to date - but alas, I still have the same problem. Reply Lorraine Jan 08, 2015 @ 23:25:42 Solution 2 worked for me too!!! KenB Back to top #10 cafejose cafejose Members 667 posts OFFLINE Local time:09:08 AM Posted 11 May 2016 - 12:43 AM Some of us have been through the experience of I am now getting an error when selecting Check Updates 'Windows could not search for new updates' Code 80072F78 Windows encountered an unknown error.

  1. Reply Greg Jun 24, 2016 @ 02:58:10 After Step 3 my PC started picking up the updates.
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  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. Is there a different comparable update for 64 bit OS or is there a different problem?

Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (1) Collapse - About W10. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. HELLO!!!! Windows Vista Stuck On Checking For Updates Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 is being installed right now.

I am on Windows Vista Home Premium Service Pack 1. Microsoft Windows Vista Updates But which solution is fixed your problem? I changed the Automatic Update setting to Download but let me choose when to install. You have the option to set it to send you an email when products are updated - I recommend this and do a scan when you get the emails.It could be

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Even $1 can a make a huge difference for us in our effort to continue to help others while keeping this site free: « How to Remove Hao123 - hao123.com - I have tried using the Microsoft Fixit tool but it says it cant find the 'BITS' which I assume is the item that you mentioned.I am a complete novice and not Windows Update Troubleshooter Vista Proffitt Forum moderator / July 29, 2016 4:00 PM PDT In reply to: search never ends I have nothing new to add to the search never ends discussions. Windows Vista Checking For Updates Never Ends I did my Windows Updates last week, for the APRIL 2016 update issuances.

You will need to use Internet Explorer to install the patches - there is a Firefox Add-in which supposedly does the same but I've never tried it. http://ict4m.org/windows-vista/windows-update-is-not-working-in-vista.php Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top LH Posts: 20002 This post has been reported. If so, were you able to find a fix? Install the latest Intel Rapid Storage Technology Driver (Intel RST). * Source: http://support.hp.com/gb-en/document/c02219204 * You can download the latest RSTS driver from your computer's manufacturer website or from the Intel® Rapid Windows Vista Updates Not Downloading

Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect The next video is startingstop Loading... I installed windows 7 on it from my back up DVDs and intell rapid storage drive. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and http://ict4m.org/windows-vista/windows-update-not-working-vista-x64.php Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Forget XP by hifly.liu / May 29, 2009 12:30 PM PDT In reply to: Re-install XP XP is out of date, why bothered

by Dafydd Forum moderator / November 14, 2016 4:44 PM PST In reply to: Luckily, I've found Dafydd. Windows Update Fixit Make sure to see how it is fitted in.4. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - check device drivers by iscnitzan / May 29, 2009 12:25 PM PDT In reply to: Windows Vista updates are available, but won't download

Windows 7 UltimateSP1 64bit, installed March 2016.

Here are the places giving gamers hope, and those that have shut down sales. Set your security and privacy setting to medium.nocman Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Vista update failure by tanker12uk / May 29, 2009 2:10 PM PDT In reply to: by R. Are Windows Vista Updates Still Available but nothing worked until I read this posting.

This any help ? Reply Invisitr0n Sep 15, 2015 @ 10:36:51 I had this same issue, but my services were running, and restarting services did not help. 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. http://ict4m.org/windows-vista/windows-update-not-working-on-vista.php All other options were grayed out.

My issue was windows firewall was disabled, enabling it let me search for updates. Thanks. LUCK FOREVER TO YOU. Reply Sunny Feb 14, 2015 @ 21:22:07 Thanks a lot.It worked 🙂 Reply Wessley Feb 18, 2015 @ 07:46:20 Cheers for the info, solution two worked for me, i had to

Samsung HD502HJ (500GB, SATA). Reply Jodie Mar 12, 2015 @ 10:42:34 That is crazy! If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. While, I like to believe MS is really trying to fix things.

Proffitt Forum moderator / July 29, 2016 2:18 PM PDT In reply to: Win update NOT working While I would have taken these to W10 before the free upgrade ends you Usually next to memory cards.3. Check for Updates took maybe 7 hours and still was not finished. Here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51908 Selective boot on the same hardware: Vista UltimateSP2 32bit, installed 2008, never reinstalled, runs still fine.

any other methods i can try? Let's hear if you looked at the update that failed (these are listed as KB followed by a number) and any story that needs to be told. Works for me every time. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Windows Vista updates are available, but won't download and install This post has been flagged and will be reviewed

I didn't install any new updates in last days except Windows Defender definitions. 45 minutes and still checking for updates. Reply Anna Aug 22, 2015 @ 09:17:27 Thanks! The green bar progresses for a few seconds the a window shows "The Background Intelligent Transfer Service service on Local Computer started and then stopped. Reply Daz Dec 23, 2015 @ 11:40:36 Tried allsorts of other solutions and got nowhere.

Thanks!!! I did it on mine as I didn't have any other indication……ended up with 178 updates!!!