I dunno what else to do. Now here I am several hours later. This created a new Windows\Catroot2 folder and a new Windows\System32\SoftwareDistribution folder ... I restarted as well, 147 updates downloading now! http://techkumar.com/windows-vista/windows-vista-updates-error-80072efe.html
After removing the infections and rebooting your computer, go back to Windows Updates and try to download your updates. I have no idea why Intel Rapid Storage management has anything to do with windows file systems, but updated it and it worked. Thank You. b.
Reply Peter Sep 21, 2016 @ 21:52:59 Solution 2 was really perfect for me. Please try the request again. Please let us know if that fixes the issue for you. Windows Vista Stuck On Checking For Updates Thank you!
TBNRFaz 150.289 visualizações 3:16 How to fix Windows 7 stuck on checking for updates! - Duração: 14:18. Windows Vista Won't Download Updates Here?s the link: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/946414July 9/09:I?ve seen several comments on this command above not working. On many sites on the web, there was a solution posted that referenced a registry entry located at HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate\AU.
I installed windows 7 on it from my back up DVDs and intell rapid storage drive. Unable To Install Updates Windows 7 Powercycle your router and/or rebuild the configuration in your router. 2) Double-check your cabling to the computer. I'm unspeakably happy for I have been looking for solution for days without getting help. Using the site is easy and fun.
Adicionar a Quer assistir de novo mais tarde? http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/windows-update-error-code-80070490 Method 2 didn't work even though I was logged on as admin, I still couldn't get around deleting or renaming the folder. Windows Vista Cannot Check For Updates Reply Tim Feb 18, 2015 @ 19:52:41 This method just worked for my Windows Vista! Windows Vista Updates Not Downloading This is the first fix I found that did the job.
After installing KB3145739, it was always finished in 5-10 minutes. this contact form Make sure that you're logged in to your computer as an administrator. Reply Alhan Aug 01, 2015 @ 09:02:06 I dont have windows update on my services Reply lakonst Aug 01, 2015 @ 09:07:20 @Alhan: Follow the instruction on this guide: Windows Update Vista suggested a fix from Intel that reverted one of the chipset drivers to an older one...that worked upto a point. Windows Vista Will Not Update
Solution 1: Solve Windows Update cannot check for updates” error using Microsoft Fix It utility 1. Much appreciated Jarda Reply Chris Jan 13, 2015 @ 19:10:46 Bravo! If that doesn?t work, please do get in touch with MS Support.Have Fun and enjoy!Craig =) Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - This is how to fix Windows have a peek here Reply Carol Jan 19, 2016 @ 21:07:53 Step 2 worked like a charm.
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. Windows 7 Cannot Download Updates Best Free Antivirus Programs for Home use. RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows Vista (Solved) - Windows Update Error Code 80070490 (12 posts)
Reply Anna Aug 22, 2015 @ 09:17:27 Thanks! Solution 2 worked for me. and now "Checking for updates" hangs ... Check This Out Reply Mak May 11, 2015 @ 11:29:28 Hi wintips, Solution 1 does not work.
With 0% completion. Each step evidently may take a very long time. Option #2 solved my intransigent problem with Windows Update!! Specifically, shutting down the Windows Update Service, then renaming "SoftwareDistribution to Sdold" etc.Hope this helps.Grif Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - I tried all those links but none
screen appears Please let us know if that fixes the issue for you. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Brent Microsoft Answers Support Engineer Visit our Microsoft Answers Feedback Forum and let us know what you anyways keep it up and thanks again.. Many times setting the network card to 10Mbps/Full Duplex will solve this issue. Check the following issues. 1) Your Network or DSL router may have bad or missing information.
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Reply johnny Sep 17, 2015 @ 03:39:19 thanks solution 2 works Reply Rebecca Sep 17, 2015 @ 17:37:01 Thanks a lot. Reply Jeremy May 20, 2016 @ 13:43:12 Windows fix was useless.