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Results were; Stage 1 - no bad files Stage 2 - 5 unindexed files processed Stage 3 - Seemed to be OK Stage 4 - seemed to be OK Stage 5 I've been having a problem with it freezing up when it starts trying to render a lot of surfaces and AI people/animals and it starts to heat up to the point It took quite a while to check for updates, otherwise everything is A-OK. Windows 7 UltimateSP1 64bit, installed March 2016. this content

Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Thank you, Altie __________________ Please post Hardware Specifications of your computer.(Including Power Supply!). I always wait a few days (or even weeks) before I run a Windows Update to install the Patch Tuesday updates on my Vista machine and it doesn't help.  My "Checking windows update stuck at checking for updates Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by XPUser1991, Mar 23, 2016.

Windows Vista Checking For Updates Never Ends

System Manufacturer/Model Number Acer Aspire M5630 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 x86 CPU Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 Motherboard Acer Memory 4GB DDR2 Graphics Card nVidia GeForce 8400GS Reply With Quote http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_other-update/windowsvista-updates-are-not-downloading-to-system/1416dc8d-1bad-4367-900c-6a07d3fda6e5?auth=1 "Resetting the entire Windows Update Component manually" I did this using the command prompt as outlined in the article. Samsung 850 EVO (120GB, SSD). Here's a 32-bit link (no 64-bit users have complained yet): https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/down....aspx?id=48173 My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ...

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KB 3153199 may solve the problem, simply installing KB3145739 in April 2016 wasn't the ultimate solution for many Win 7 and Vista users and the slow updates returned when they tried Hopefully when the next updates are released I won't have any problems. Just FYI, I posted comments today in post # 162 of the VistaForums thread windows update just seems to hang while checking about a similar problem that Win XP users experienced Vista Updates just cant seem to figure this issue out.

Yes, I have KB3079904. This Vista laptop is a spare laptop which my sister uses when she comes over, or her children will use it, so it doesn't get much use. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using this u can manually select which updates u want to install.

Reran the FixIt tool and it still detects error code 0X80070057 None of these bright ideas worked. Windows Vista Updates Not Downloading No problems. Further details and a screenshot of my CPU consumption were posted today in my thread August 2015 Windows Update Requires One Hour to Run to Completion in the MS Answers forum.  CHKDSK /R type in Y for yes then reboot. __________________ Virus Help Ubuntu Live CD PC Running Slow?

Windows Vista Checking For Updates Forever

Back to top #12 devilus devilus Members 220 posts OFFLINE Local time:06:31 PM Posted 11 May 2016 - 05:12 AM This time it was the security patch KB3153199. Samsung 850 EVO (120GB, SSD). Windows Vista Checking For Updates Never Ends Yükleniyor... Çalışıyor... Windows Vista Update Troubleshooter Anet Computers 12.783 görüntüleme 3:31 How to fix the Windows Installer & Windows Updates - Süre: 4:33.

How I Solve 444.171 görüntüleme 10:14 Windows 7 Stuck "Searching For Updates" - Solution / Fix For Windows Update Not Working - Süre: 7:45. http://relite.org/windows-vista/windows-update-on-windows-vista.php If nothing happens (most likely) then move on to Step 2. Restart your computer, using either the reset button or by powering it off and then back on using the power button. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Tip: don't hide new requests in very old posts. Do not turn off your computer. Kb3161664 Vista

by PappyJim / October 16, 2009 10:46 AM PDT In reply to: Windows update went bad, now my PC is stuck in endless updating cycle Shutdown your computer the hard way, Working on updates x% complete Don't turn off your computer Keep your PC on until this is done Installing update x of x... Oturum aç 135 Yükleniyor... http://relite.org/windows-vista/windows-vista-won-t-install-updates.php On a tablet or laptop, removing the battery may be necessary.Note: If you're using Windows 10 or Windows 8, and you're taken to the sign-in screen after the restart, try tapping

But this weekend I installed Vista Business SP2 32 bit (Microsoft Dreamspark Student License) and now I experience similar problems like in het first post. Windows Vista Update Not Working Hi Lee,How would be the best way for you to repost your original solution for Windows XP. I'm not sure I trust them as they have told me this 8 times before.

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If it wasn't for people like you, I'd probably be running off to Apple! 03-26-2012, 03:12 PM #16 A1tecice ROG Enthusiast Join Date: Jun 2010 Location: Scotland, Is it anything to worry about? as above. __________________ 11-17-2012, 12:08 PM #19 Lisalashes Registered Member Join Date: Oct 2009 Posts: 10 OS: Windows Vista I have this problem and I am trying Jenae's Windows Update Agent Vista I did not have any discs with my Dell laptop so can I create a ISO disc as you mention above to be able to do a factory restore?

Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. Last edited by Autobahn; 18 Aug 2015 at 06:42. This special diagnostic mode of Windows only loads the minimum drivers and services that Windows absolutely needs so if another program or service is conflicting with one of the Windows updates, check my blog It worked perfectly.

The time now is 09:31 AM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of Or should I go with 8? Configuring Windows updates x% complete Do not turn off your computer. This option is not available in Windows XP.  Start your computer's "automatic" repair process.

Thanks! Neither one of them is any use right now. Getting Windows ready Don't turn off your computerYou might also see a Stage 1 of 1 or Stage 1 of 3 or a similar message prior to the second example. RX460 Dual monitor detected but...

Easier and quicker than a system restore. Vista mail Update HangTrying to update from Beta2 to RC1, using the 32-bit DVD supplied by MS. After applying this patch, check the updates manually. Non-profit, educational or personal use tips the balance in favor of fair use.

Or did you reinstall it on a more recent one?Kees Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - This should work by TheSalemCat / October 16, 2009 10:43 AM PDT In something like 15 minutes ... Anyway here's the answer: You can refer to this "How to Geek" article for one solution: The Last Windows 7 ISO You’ll Ever Need: How to Slipstream the Convenience Rollup  thanks KenB Back to top #10 cafejose cafejose Members 699 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:31 AM Posted 11 May 2016 - 12:43 AM Some of us have been through the experience of

Don't know if I should start my own thread, but I'm having exactly the same problem, except I can't remember where my OEM discs are, so have not restored the system. You'll obviously have to reload your drivers and programs but you'll benefit having a clean machine. 03-25-2012, 09:50 AM #5 majorbriggs Registered Member Join Date: Apr 2007 Location: I had not created any System Restore points. (Major oversight on my part, I know). I have a separate partition too.

XPUser1991, Mar 23, 2016 #1 keltic1der Donald Joined: Feb 11, 2016 Messages: 631 Open a command prompt as an admin and enter the following: %Windir%\system32\net.exe stop bits %Windir%\system32\net.exe stop Please enter a valid email address. I then tried System Restore. Once in safe mode a message pops up and acknowledges that an update failed and rolls it back for you.