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We need to find a way to keep our Windows 7 systems -- Windows 7 and under our control. James Martin, #19 2016/10/16 James Martin Geek Member Thread Starter Joined: 2003/05/15 Messages: 2,494 Likes Received: 74 Trophy Points: 493 Location: North Carolina Computer Experience: e-Machine mechanic "retiredlearner said: ↑ I Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > 2016/10/13 James Martin Geek Member Thread Starter Joined: 2003/05/15 Messages: 2,494 Likes Received: 74 Trophy Points: 493 Location: North Carolina Computer Experience: e-Machine share|improve this answer answered Jul 9 '13 at 21:42 Katherine Villyard 16.2k42552 I second deleting the \Windows\SoftwareDistribution directory, restarting the wuauserv service, and running wuauclt /detectnow. –Jeremy Lyons Jul his comment is here

FWIW, I'm running 64-bit Win7 Pro SP1. Jim If you have a 50-50 chance of getting something right, there's a 90% probability that you'll get it wrong. Mine isn't and if MSE was updated at the time I started the computer, say at 12:00, MSE itself will not search for updates for the next 24 hours (if ever). Both servers should be the same.

Old chinese proverb: If I hear - I forget, If I see - I remember, If I do - I understand RADIFIED Forums Christer, #8 James Martin likes this. 2016/10/15 Lifetime Jim, I just restored an image from two months ago, and I still can't get Windows 7 (desktop PC) updated via Windows Update. When I go to the catalog.update.microsoft site it asks if I want to install the catalog, I reply yes, it asks if I'll give permission for the catalog to be installed, Ohhh, yeahhh!!

So it sounds like there are no updates available on purpose for those builds!I'm downloading a regular non-checked build now. The time now is 13:01. .

TechNet Products IT Resources Downloads Training Support Products Windows Windows Server System Center Microsoft Edge   Office Office Old chinese proverb: If I hear - I forget, If I see - I remember, If I do - I understand RADIFIED Forums Christer, #10 2016/10/16 Lifetime Subscription JSS3rd Geek Member Wonky things are happening in Windows Update.

Rename the "SoftwareDistribution" folder:Type the following command, and then press Enter. ren %systemroot%\SoftwareDistribution SoftwareDistribution.old 4. See the attached screenshot. The \Windows\SoftwareDistribution directory can get corrupted. Open an Elevated Command Prompt, and run the following commands REG LOAD HKLM\COMPONENTS C:\Windows\System32\config\COMPONENTS Response: Code: The operation completed successfully.

Windows update just runs "checking for updates" infinitely. Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions Re: Cannot install latest drivers for Radeon 6870 (Windows 7) Hardwood Aug 18, 2016 7:54 AM (in response to pkdrums) I'm just wondering why you're bothering windows-server-2008-r2 wsus share|improve this question edited Jul 10 '13 at 9:44 asked Jul 9 '13 at 16:52 Ian 33227 add a comment| 2 Answers 2 active oldest votes up vote 2 Both are reporting correctly to WSUS and WSUS is correctly stating which updates need to be applied to each server.

The time now is 13:01. Any particular reason you didn't opt for the rollup, Christer? My guess is that on a computer running 24/7, MSE gets updated through WU but on a computer not running 24/7, it can get updated either through itself (when the computer I'll try that next time. (eventid.net/…) –tralston May 18 '15 at 9:38 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google

Apple is building 'completely rethought Mac Pro,' new iMacs.... [Apple] by ke4pym152. this content It will be downloaded 2013-07-09 16:57:13:400 772 138 Setup Evaluating applicability of setup package "WUClient-SelfUpdate-ActiveX~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~7.6.7600.256" 2013-07-09 16:57:13:400 772 138 Setup Setup package "WUClient-SelfUpdate-ActiveX~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~7.6.7600.256" is already installed. 2013-07-09 16:57:13:400 772 138 Setup Sb6183 high pitch sound [ComcastXFINITY] by blackjoe171. There are no updates available for your computer." I think I may have to resort to installing the last backup I made of my C: drive, dated 2 October. 8-(

Any suggestions as to how I could properly install the latest drivers would be amazing! Windows 8 Forums As for an 8 upgrade you do have a powerful enough computer however you need to determine if there are compatible drivers especially for your gpu. You can still install the latest legacy drivers but you would have to enable test signing to do it.Press Start->Search->cmd then right-click on it and click Run as administrator. weblink If no updates have been installed since February, then your Vista installation is definitely not up to date.

Show 8 replies Re: Cannot install latest drivers for Radeon 6870 (Windows 7) kingfish Aug 17, 2016 3:10 AM (in response to pkdrums) Is your computer fully updated? Give me all your computer problems - I may not have the solution, but at least it will make you feel good. Neil.

Possibly the lag time has to do how Windows Update is installed.

New Generator in New system - what parts are needed? [HomeImprovement] by tao157. The OEM of my PC originally packaged the hardware with Windows XP. rules of 557 out of 847 deployed entities 2013-07-09 16:57:16:286 772 138 Agent ********* 2013-07-09 16:57:16:286 772 138 Agent ** END ** Agent: Finding updates [CallerId = AutomaticUpdates] 2013-07-09 16:57:16:286 772 What I do is leave the machine running all night and usually about 3am it finally updates CSCO 11826230 elcajongunsfan, #5 2016/10/14 James Martin Geek Member Thread Starter Joined: 2003/05/15

What you look for is the same KB with a date after the same failed KB date than indicates the KB was installed. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks. I didn't know what that was either until I went looking for a definition:The purpose of the checked build of Microsoft Windows is to make identifying and diagnosing operating-system-level problems easier. http://themenage.com/windows-update/windows-update-says-downloading-updates-but-0-after-1hr.html The updates were installed, but when system restarted the same problem occured.

That is- Ascribing animal traits to non animals Does a shield count as wearing metal armor for Shocking Grasp? More discussions in Drivers & Software Where is this place located?CommunityAll PlacesSupport ForumsDrivers & Software 8 Replies Latest reply on Aug 23, 2016 12:43 AM by pkdrums Cannot install latest drivers Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions Re: Cannot install latest drivers for Radeon 6870 (Windows 7) amdpete Aug 17, 2016 7:44 PM (in response to pkdrums) It looks like the Microsoft and I clicked on the "Check for Updates" link about 10 minutes ago, and now it's engaged in a seemingly endless search.

Time to install the C: drive backup I made on 2 October. Three days later it was still downloading the updates.