Chris December 2, 2016 Reply I agree.You are a God, who saved me from a downward spiral of insane frustration. Best damn solution on the internet. superuser.com/questions/962070/… –Jake Fisher Oct 20 '15 at 2:13 3 I recently had the same problem and solved it by shutting down windows and then restarting it. Thank you for taking the time to be very detailed and clear on what to do. http://webdtools.com/windows-7/windows-10-updates-won-39-t-download.html
Any solution? Microsoft hasn't updated their web page at https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/949104 in over 2 years and still show the latest version as 7.6.7600.256. Problem fixed after first step. Yuksel Yusuf October 10, 2016 Reply https://superuser.com/questions/951960/windows-7-sp1-windows-update-stuck-checking-for-updates/996072#996072?newreg=bfad52dea6e54e1491f6a7f439ef3fb4This one work for me! http://www.howtogeek.com/255435/how-to-update-windows-7-all-at-once-with-microsofts-convenience-rollup/
Kudos to the author of this tutorial. John Huffington December 8, 2016 Reply Absolutely brilliant instructions - worked perfectly for me, so handy to have all the download links too.Thank you very much.John. You can also use Services Manager program to stop Windows Update service.
It worked PERFECT after making myself crazy for over a month. Not counting waiting for 4 days as solution I even want to try. Both for my laptop and desktop. Windows Update Standalone Installer Searching For Updates Very big thanks Knut Pedersen Worked for me.
It was a little tricky at first. Windows 7 Updates Stuck I followed your very clear instructions which are compete with the links to the T, and now the updates are Rollin in like you won’t believe! Tried all of Microsoft's fixes, reinstalled the image at least three times and tried many other fixes listed on the net but only yours, Solution 1, worked. Here are the latest Insider stories.
Using "Stop" Windows Update in Control Panel - Services - Windows Update did the trick. Windows 7 Update Problems Step Three: Download and Install the April 2015 "Servicing Stack" Update You can't simply install the Convenience Rollup after installing Service Pack 1. Windows Update started working as expected after installing the nine KB's listed here. If your wireless adapter came from Intel, run the official Intel Driver Update Utility.
Many Thanks plugable.com Mohan Chandra Mathpal December 30, 2016 Reply thanks really a great article and worked for me too… John P Mackay December 30, 2016 Reply Thank you for your Now install the SUR Tool package, this is a big package and will install many updates along with cleaning up and repairing the Windows update store. Windows 7 Updates Download asked 1 year ago viewed 2794633 times active 15 days ago Blog Say Farewell to Winter Bash 2016! Windows 7 Update Not Working It's possible the first profile became corrupt.
Step Four: Download and Install the Windows 7 SP1 Convenience Rollup Update: You can quickly download the Convenience Rollup using the below direct download links. weblink I used your advice, and followed your steps to the T; the updates took off in six minutes after boot up. THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!! 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 Windows 7 Convenience Rollup
Very happy now! Paul December 22, 2016 Reply Terrific! I'd like to know why) Well anyway, I know this is a working solution to this issue because I solved it that way and I think someone else could be happy http://webdtools.com/windows-7/windows-7-won-39-t-download-updates.html I had a couple of machines that I fixed after a year and both wouldn't communicate with Windows update.
After a second fresh install and following the instructions Update is working flawlessly. Windows 7 Sp2 But the main thing is the routine i needed to do it. For example, it could be a malware problem, a network configuration issue (including Windows Firewall), or other factors.
I was amazed, after my final reboot, that at the end..Windows Update started working and updated everything! I have had this problema for over a week, after reinstalling win 7 on my HP PC. After four days of googling, installing, restarting, waiting, re-googling..., your list of updates did it. Windows 7 Rollup 2016 more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed
Bob Floyd RMF: Recently (~11/25/16) I was installing a fresh copy of "Windows 7 Pro x64 oem" on a new SSD and was having an impossible time with Windows Update stalling I was last able to install updates on 6/17/16 before today. I can see that this page is going to get used quite a lot.Thank you so very very much for this easy to follow resolution. his comment is here Tried many sites before I found yours.
Is it any wonder people are turning off automatic updates?Many thanks to EP, NC, ch100, and other sleuths on the AskWoody.com fora. If for some reason you need to recover the current install of Windows, I would recommend contacting Microsoft or to restore from a backup. dave knox November 22, 2016 Reply top notch easy to follow and worked for me 100% thank you so much, I am so happy I found a link to your instructions, That should let it install.If it hangs up again, Just repeat the process of Completely shutting off Firewalls and startup programs you don't need, and then running the file again.Worked for
Brian January 9, 2017 Reply Andy D. I was pulling my hair out trying to update and thanks to you all done and dusted.