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Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 batman1234 batman1234 Members 363 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:01:55 AM Posted 20 November 2016 - Reply Rickard October 7, 2016 at 4:24 pm Thanks!! I downloaded the .msu files in the order shown to a folder and then one by one ran them. I solved the problem in the following way (as suggested here): Stop the Windows Update and Application Experience services (if they don't stop, disable them and then reboot) Delete everything inside http://themenage.com/windows-7/windows-update-goes-on-forever.html

They'll now be listed in the 'update queue' in NTLite. Giving the tool administrative privileges helps ensure that it can delete files in the download cache. Up next Fix Checking For Updates Continuously Windows 7 , 8 , 8 1, 10 - Duration: 19:42. By right-clicking svchost.exe and choosing "Go to service", I was able to see which service was the culprit, and the culprit was wuauserv, the Windows Update Automatic Updates service.

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My System Specs OS Windows 7 home premium 64 bit Skoalm1nt View Public Profile Find More Posts by Skoalm1nt . 20 Oct 2011 #2 Maguscreed Windows 7 x64 6,746 posts Have no idea what MS figured with this. –mkey Apr 8 '16 at 16:08 1 This method dows not allow to select what updates you want to install. the last of the additional patches Dan listed. Wait for the updates download.

Thank you!!!!! I have been very upset that windows update would not work. Download WSUS Offline Update, extract it to a folder, and run the UpdateGenerator.exe application. Windows Update Client For Windows 7 2016 Then after installing KB3102812 and rebooting again, Windows Update found 200+ updates in a few minutes.

I find I am unable to post my answer there as the answer controls are missing, perhaps related to marking it as a duplicate, so this seems the next best place its taking forever on 'expanding windows files'........ Thank you. –Hatoru Hansou Feb 9 '16 at 0:46 13 It's unfortunate that Microsoft products are still having this issue and require workarounds just to receive essential security updates. –RockPaperLizard Rating is available when the video has been rented.

Hard Drives 640GB Internet Speed ADSL [ but too slow ] JMH View Public Profile Find More Posts by JMH 20 Oct 2011 #5 Skoalm1nt Windows 7 home premium 64 Windows 7 Update Stuck Installing I can find the coefficients manually and origin manages to fit anyway SSH jumping with aliases and "-F" more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal clients are too long time to download update from wsus. why must we have to do this?

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I do have good LAN connection, wifi facility so no internet issue. Any ideas? Windows 7 Update Checking For Updates Forever The help is much Appreciated! 8 ) KendalOctober 29, 2016 at 8:47 pmPermalink Finally! Windows Update Client For Windows 7 Thanks to all for the hints/pointers Reply Ian December 7, 2016 at 3:35 am Kriss I've used your tips above on my own windows 7 rebuild with great success (thanks so

RW Many, many thanks. this content The user has to do that step first so it makes logical sense to read it first. This troubleshooter is available on Windows 7, 8, and 10. You can run net stop wuauserv command in Command Prompt to temporary stop Windows Update service before installing each update. Windows Update Standalone Installer Searching For Updates On This Computer Forever

Ex: I try to run the installer for the update KB3050265 x-64 (64 bit version), and then the installer gets stuck on "searching for updates on this computer" Then i try I had to turn off Windows Update service each time BEFORE I started the standalone updates. HP Pavilion dv7-4010TX . weblink Remote Desktop Roundup: TeamViewer vs.

In your case, you have SP1 applied and your .Net files should be okay.As MS is slowing phasing out Win7, and given the relative age of Win 7, it just takes Windows 7 Update Stuck Downloading The time now is 12:55. It bundles together a large number of updates that would take a very long time to install normally.

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The following screen indicates the updates available several days after my first complete download. I have no way of knowing if it is properly installed... Skoalm1nt View Public Profile Find More Posts by Skoalm1nt 20 Oct 2011 #4 JMH Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. Windows 8.1 Checking For Updates Forever Almost lost among the comments between KB hotfix/update answers, this passing mention in @Eugene K's comment needs an answer in its own right.

It may take 20-30 minutes or 1 hour depending upon the speed of your Internet connection and then Windows Update will show you list of all available updates. Please check in updategenerator.exe which os version and architecture you had selected. The your program hung up after it went through all the initial checks. http://themenage.com/windows-7/windows-update-checking-forever-on-windows-7-after-a-fresh-install-last-year-or-so.html Guess this is the site and blog which helped me to get this issue fixed.Excellent and Thanks.

MrTechguy5 11,149 views 2:47 Loading more suggestions... My Windows 7 VM was in just this state. I don't want Defender nor Malicious Software Removal Tool. –Sopalajo de Arrierez May 8 '16 at 9:21 1 I tried all of the steps listed by the accepted solution except So you will need to disable automatic updates, reboot (or kill the process) then run KB3161647. "SOLUTION 2: Install All Updates Using Official Convenience Rollup Package" is not sufficient or necessary

But I observed that after a reboot, the update which got stuck would then install successfully. I installed several times all the known OSs (except of Win 10) and finally I came to the conclusion, that win 8.1 is the best OS for it. Unsubscribe from Joy Systems? If the new updates which upgrade Windows Update client version, are not installed in a Windows 7 machine, it starts giving this annoying issue and the Windows Update program hangs at

It seems Microsoft has changed the way Windows Update client downloads and installs updates from Microsoft servers and only the new updated client is able to download updates from the servers,