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I'm sure that switching it off this way and then choosing any option that enables windows updates would have had the same effect. Inside run command box, type: services.msc and press Enter. If it seems stuck on "Checking for updates" -- I will do a System Restore to go back to before my last update (11/2/16). I verified that settings Automatic Updates to disabled allowed Windows Update to run. http://iversoncreative.com/windows-update/some-settings-are-managed-by-your-system-administrator-windows-update-windows-7.html

Delete that key. Thanks Everyone for your suggestions. :) FidoSysop Proposed as answer by FidoSysop Sunday, July 01, 2012 9:47 PM Sunday, July 01, 2012 9:46 PM 0 Sign in to vote This fix Noel - had the same problem as most - please see my post on this thread Thanks - Paul Have done - nice catch! Downloading again took forever. http://www.pchell.com/support/automatic_updates_service_missing.shtml

Windows Update Not Working Windows 7

Open the following location: Computer Configuration, Administrative Templates, Windows Components, Windows Update. EDIT 2: After the Windows Defender updates, normal Windows Updates are working again withoutthe "Service not running" message. Defender is turned off and never used. But which solution is fixed your problem?

by JCitizen / June 7, 2009 12:33 PM PDT In reply to: Windows Update or Automatic Update? I clicked check for updates and was successful - several updates were ready to be downloaded and installed. Tuesday, June 26, 2012 3:21 AM 0 Sign in to vote Cheers mate...so elegant :) Wednesday, June 27, 2012 12:33 PM 0 Sign in to vote I am having the same Reset Windows Update When I clixk "start", it shows a window "Windows is attempting to start the following service on Local Computer...Background Intelligent Transfer Service".

A service with restricted service SID type can only coexist in the same process with other services with a restricted SID type. Windows Update Fix It is litle bit strange, but it does work! Note: changing to any other setting (e.g. Otherwise continue to Solution 2.

I'm sure that switching it off this way and then choosing any option that enables windows updates would have had the same effect. Microsoft Fix It Windows Update Proposed as answer by GAB_Power Tuesday, May 22, 2012 2:39 PM Edited by GAB_Power Tuesday, May 22, 2012 2:46 PM Marked as answer by Nicholas LiModerator Wednesday, June 13, 2012 9:21 Saturday, September 01, 2012 12:10 AM 0 Sign in to vote Thanks for the answer. I have Windows 7 64 bit.

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Back to top #5 Joe_Lee Joe_Lee Members 4 posts OFFLINE Local time:11:16 AM Posted 26 April 2016 - 11:32 AM Having the same problem and pursuing similar solutions with out http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/windows-updates-not-working Remove the folder \Windows\System32\Catroot2 5. Windows Update Not Working Windows 7 I'm so grateful to you 🙂 Reply Garrycas Feb 14, 2015 @ 09:07:52 Thank you VERY MUCH! Windows Update Troubleshooter Windows 7 Main system is Win7/Pro 64 bit.

G'day, Narf, I did that - nothing happened. this contact form the second solution worked! Reply rexwhyte Jul 02, 2016 @ 11:43:06 solution 2 just fixed it correctly thanks alot Reply shobhit Jul 05, 2016 @ 12:52:32 Thank You, Thank you so much for this post. Amazing how this stuff works sometimes!! Windows Update Not Working Vista

Back to top #8 lmacri lmacri Members 237 posts OFFLINE Gender:Female Location:Canada Local time:09:16 AM Posted 10 May 2016 - 03:58 PM OS: Windows Vista 32 Bit Home Premium I have the same error message as this thread's title. 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://iversoncreative.com/windows-update/windows-update-10.html is not in the list.

Vista OS crashed 19 times in 24 month period. Windows Update Error 0x80070057 Restart the "Automatic Updates" service. I'm back in business!

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Checking your browser before accessing winhelp.us. It also fixed other issues with certain programs that weren't opening. Noel Paton | Nil Carborundum Illegitemi | CrashFixPC | The Three-toed Sloth Tuesday, May 22, 2012 4:55 PM 5 Sign in to vote I think they all DO have the same Reinstall Windows Update Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top pdeshmukh Posts: 1 This post has been reported.

Delete everything in that folder except for the folder called "V4". We have experience with this software and we recommend it because it is helpful and useful): Full household PC Protection - Protect up to 3 PCs with NEW Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium! Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Vista Updatre by maddogthegreat / May 29, 2009 12:12 PM PDT In reply to: Windows Vista updates are available, but won't download and Check This Out It Worked.

Windows 7 UltimateSP1 64bit, installed March 2016. Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top gramps2008 Posts: 83 This post has been reported. Friday, June 29, 2012 6:56 AM 0 Sign in to vote I had the same issues. click on the Black/White icon in the top left, and select Edit... 'Select All', and hit the Enter key - then use Ctrl+V or r-click+Paste to paste it into your response.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012 7:49 PM 0 Sign in to vote Yep, definitely had the same problem here. I tried the solutions on this page withoutluck. Reply lakonst Jun 24, 2016 @ 07:51:59 @Greg: If your problem was solved, you 're ok. I clicked check for updates and was successful - several updates were ready to be downloaded and installed.

perfect fix! Proposed as answer by Sean78423169813286 Wednesday, May 23, 2012 4:55 AM Marked as answer by Nicholas LiModerator Wednesday, June 13, 2012 9:14 AM Tuesday, May 22, 2012 6:51 PM 45 Sign Reply Daz Dec 23, 2015 @ 11:40:36 Tried allsorts of other solutions and got nowhere. Last time was March 2012.

ANY SUGGESTIONS WILL BE APPRECIATED os: win vista home premium Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 02-04-2009, 05:34 PM #2 joeten Microsoft-Team Manager Hardware - Team Manager I only wish Microsoft would add this to their "Lack of Help" -MS doesn't really bother to mention that the problem exits much less what to do about it. 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