I comes up with ID: wouttempadmin. I found that I had to restart the PC after each of the 8 manual updates listed as the installer would not work otherwise. Download and install the appropriate version of KB3138612 known as “Windows Update Client for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2: March 2016.” (alternate link to KB3138612 files) Restart the PC, Shame on MS. weblink
sagat says: 6 years ago I had to start all over again with a new hard drive (old one died) and it could not update. Dell should have packed these instructions in the box! But it didn't want to let me install it. KB3161608 file is not available anymore, according to its page the update is superseded by KB3172605. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/windows-7-sp1-cannot-detect-version-of-windows-614304.html
Dan December 23, 2016 Reply At step 6 it would not offer to install so I jumped to 10. Please do this if you are running Intel RSY… it works! been to a ton of other web pages including microsoft solutions and this (Solution 1) was the only one that worked - following clean re-install of Windows 7.
It was really a pain when I even couldn't run Office as it said missing some files which should be included in Windows Update. this worked for me Reply Dave Oct 16, 2015 @ 11:34:44 Thank you very much for the information. So glad I found this thread, and many thanks, again, for all the helpful suggestions! Windows 7 Stuck Checking For Updates Thank you thank you!
I noticed that there is no "windows update" listed when i carried out the step 1 of solution 2 by opening the services(local) window. 'windows time' is listed followed by 'WinHTTP Windows 7 Won't Update Thank you so much! My recommendation would be to try going through the Windows install process again. other stop says: 3 years ago I cannot stop windows update.
Thank you man. Windows Update Standalone Installer Stuck but after installing all the updates listed it worked. Thanks so much again, have a nice day!! Having done some W7 installations in later few years, I was pretty sure there should have been tons of updates which suspicion got me finally here.
MrR January 2, 2017 Reply After having tried to get Windows Update working on my Windows 7 64-bit OS, I finally gave up. this contact form diszo says: 6 years ago This post really helps! Windows 7 Update Stuck At 0 Worked like a charm. Windows 7 Update Not Downloading Cool trick, reversed the 'Lock" and I set WUpdate to not do anything.
So the first thing to check is to ensure all third party drivers are the latest version. have a peek at these guys So now I am back to square one… David Putnam December 17, 2016 Reply I think you guys just saved my sanity thankyou Johnny UK December 17, 2016 Reply Thank you Windows 7 Sp1 cannot detect version of windows This is a discussion on Windows 7 Sp1 cannot detect version of windows within the Windows 7 , Windows Vista Support forums, part calvarez says: 5 years ago @kwfoo Your suggestion worked! How To Install Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Manually
below is log file which shows error…..07-06-2016 10:42:35.53 - Info: Starting WSUS Offline Update download (v. 10.6.2) for w61-x64 glb 07-06-2016 10:42:35.53 - Info: Option /includewddefs detected 07-06-2016 10:42:35.85 - Info: Problem solved after I download and install the latest version from Intel. ConfigMgr RSS Feed Microsoft Technet Profile Twitter LinkedIn Facebook Google+ Home About Contact Other Blogs Windows 7 stuck on "Checking For Updates" Posted on October 1, 2015 by Kriss Milne This check over here Thank you for the concise and easy-to-read explanations. :) Five gold stars for you. ***** Mike I have Windows 7 SP1 clean install from iso.
All solutions listed above didn't help to obtain updates while using x64 Windows 7 SP1 Home Basic - really tried them (even twice). Windows 7 Updates Not Working Solved my problem as well. Kudos to the author of this tutorial.
Check the EDIT section below, there is a much faster way to fully update Windows 7 SP1 after a clean install now. anonymous says: 6 years ago Wow, it worked! After installing SP1, I was no longer able to receive updates. Windows 7 Update Troubleshooter I have been trying for months to get it working so a Big Thanks for the great help!
All about the $$$ Daniel January 6, 2017 Reply Microsoft are the worst company in the world, every single OS since the brilliant XP has been full of glitches which they Once that was done, I was able to run Windows Update again, and it found new updates which installed quickly and flawlessly. Ali Thanks so much. this content I tried Microsoft's Fix It tool and many other suggestions that didn't work.