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I have used Step 2 above. I could not find it though because I updated my ssd HD from 500GB to 1TB. After everything seemed complete it still wouldn't work.
I restarted as well, 147 updates downloading now! If you haven't run Windows Update for some time, you might have to repeat this process several times before all updates have been installed. Britec09 1,099,735 views 10:12 Windows Update cannot currently check for updates because the service is not running FIX - Duration: 2:06. Windows Update Service Not Found Windows update says the service is not running, please restart.
Reply ajangcubby Nov 24, 2014 @ 21:03:56 thanks guys, its very good..thanks a lot Reply rich Nov 25, 2014 @ 05:35:30 didnt work Reply Joe Melendres Nov 25, 2014 @ 15:44:15 Windows Update Service Missing Reply Žarko-Serbia Sep 08, 2016 @ 14:12:17 2nd solution it works for me! Thank you! Great fix.
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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 http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/windows-updates-not-working solution 2 worked for me Reply Dan Dec 04, 2015 @ 10:23:31 For those who have tried everything and failed, try downloading .Net Framework 4.5, worked for me finally… Reply Ben Windows Update Service Not Running Windows 7 Thank you!!! How Do I Turn On The Windows Update Service Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists...
Thank you, and much whuffie! http://techvividglobalservices.com/windows-update/delete-windows-update-files-windows-10.html Reply Konstantinos Kapetis Dec 06, 2014 @ 00:57:50 Thanks. Go to the settings, and power, scroll to restart, and while holding down the shift key click restart. Between thinking I had screwed up something in the VM, and the many useless ‘fixes' on the net, I don't have much hair left. Windows Update Fix
Ask a Question Recent Comments Techexpert: The logs did't show the main cause directly, it shows a system file (ntdll.dll)... Did you reboot afterwards? Many thanks. http://techvividglobalservices.com/windows-update/the-windows-update-service-could-not-be-stopped.html I learned something new from you but the truth I prefer GNU/Linux for desktops and especially for servers.
Reply Peter Apr 12, 2015 @ 11:53:57 Many,many thanks. Windows 7 Update Once you find it, double click on it. Satisfied....
any other methods i can try? As a final solution, I have installed and processed "combofix" app, as suggested by the creator of this tutorial in one of the comments, but again without success. Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? Windows Update Not Downloading If nothing happens (that you can see) that means the file is the right one for your PC.
Deleting the SoftwareDistribution folder worked like magic. Matt T: Downloaded to remove, Youndoo, it did so + some. 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 http://techvividglobalservices.com/windows-update/unable-to-change-windows-update-settings-windows-7.html So, thank you Nyoni, whoever you are.
and the correct architecture 32 bit or 64 bit. start service "Background Intelligent Transfer Service". Reply Ali Dec 01, 2014 @ 08:52:03 I was stuck until finding your solution. If the problems persists, provide me details about your hardware (notebook model & ssd model).
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My bad. Reply Alaga Michael Dec 08, 2014 @ 18:10:55 finally, was thinking of re-loading the OS on the system, mind if i ask what actually caused it. Trojan remover tool 3. Here's how… Windows Update just not updating?
Have tried this solution and 3 or 4 others I found on the net, and still getting the same error message. Second, the clients will only fail during the first scan but succeed on the second (or sometimes third). After following all those steps, this message appeared; "The Background Intelligent Transfer Service service on Local Computer started and then stopped. Tried it and it worked!
Reply Rahab Mar 14, 2015 @ 06:15:44 And no existence of SoftwareDistribution file. I'm having a trouble following this solution. 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. Thanks a lot for a very cool post.
Reply Luke Dec 04, 2014 @ 17:07:12 Great help Reply Chris Dec 11, 2014 @ 11:25:19 I spent hours and hours trying different "fixes" online. Britec09 98,562 views 19:42 How to fix "Windows update cannot currently check for updates" error in Windows 7, Vista & 8 - Duration: 1:02. Someone should please help out. Reply DaveS Jan 05, 2015 @ 01:02:14 Is wuauserv the same as windows update file I'm looking for in the service control panel?