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Upgraded the drivers for my chipset (ICH9) using the extracted Zip from step 2 Thanks Intel (and WD) for making this (normally simple) upgrade of a hard drive an absolute, time Update 2015.03.28 For some Lenovo machines ThinkVantage System Update may install an old or buggy Intel Matrix Storage Manager that can cause the same problem.  Some discussion here:   ThinkVantage System Update PM me or a moderator to reactivate.• Please post your final results, good or bad. Worked like a charm!!! http://powerglobaldesigns.com/windows-update/windows-update-not-working-after-update.html

Error -546.Error: (01/06/2015 04:52:23 PM) (Source: ESENT) (User: )Description: wuaueng.dll (1136) SUS20ClientDataStore: Unable to read the header of logfile C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution\DataStore\Logs\edb.log. View Solution. This did the trick and I wouldn't be surprised if it fixed a number of smaller glitches. Please contact your software vendor for a compatible version of the driver.Error: (01/06/2015 04:41:25 PM) (Source: Application Popup) (User: )Description: \??\C:\Program Files (x86)\SUPERAntiSpyware\SASKUTIL.sys has been blocked from loading due to incompatibility

Windows Update Not Working After Cloning Hard Drive

cd D:\ (to a 512 byte sectored HDD ) esentutl /g C:\Windows\SDold\DataStore\DataStore.edb -> (succeeds! Farbar Service Scanner (FSS) Download Farbar Service Scanner and save the file to the Desktop. My most frequent apps worked fine, network access was fine, etc. I upgraded from a 360 gig drive and cloned a new 1 tb drive.

The only other change to the laptop was that I had best buy double the memory to 8 from 4 when I purchased it 2 years ago...again, not sure if there See How To Clean Install Windows 7 for help. Windows Vista:Reinstall Windows Vista, retaining no personal files or programs. Yes, you should still install everything listed in Windows Update but don't fear the same problems so long as you follow the advice in How To Prevent Windows Updates From Crashing Close the browser and run the tool, check the following options: Flush DNS Report IE Proxy Settings Reset IE Proxy Settings Report FF Proxy Settings Reset FF Proxy Settings List content

Reply rafa says: 2012/10/25 at 11:29 pm You saved my life! PM me or a moderator to reactivate.• Please post your final results, good or bad. I hope you have a great day! ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Please click the white star under my name to give me Kudos as a way to say "Thanks!"Click the "Accept as Solution" button if I purchased a Seagate 500gb replacement (original drive was 250gb) and used my purchased HP re-install DVD's to re-build Windows and re-install the OEM software on the new hard drive.Everything boots

Click ► Started ‎03-05-2012 by zoltanthegypsy Modified ‎01-06-2013 by zoltanthegypsy Article Options Article History Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark as New Mark as Read Bookmark Subscribe Email to a Friend Printer It was spot on for the ICH9M that I needed and you don't install extra junk unless you choose to. Seems I couldn't find one that works for me. Back to the Windows Update problem.  Windows 7 is supposed to understand AF drives, and correctly aligns partitions.  Sort of.  Without the updates in a hotfix (or SP1 ??) , Windows

Intel Rapid Storage Driver

Doing an update right now. Then thanks to this page pointing me in right direction (after wasting loads of time with m$ support & other help sites) I then found http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c02219204 & used the driver from Windows Update Not Working After Cloning Hard Drive Follow the instructions.Name: Photosmart C4700 seriesDescription: Photosmart C4700 seriesClass Guid: {4d36e971-e325-11ce-bfc1-08002be10318}Manufacturer: HPService:Problem: : This device is disabled. (Code 22)Resolution: In Device Manager, click "Action", and then click "Enable Device". Intel Rapid Storage Technology Driver You receive the following error message when you click the Check for Updates button on Windows Update site: Windows Update cannot currently check for updates because the service is not running.

I have a Genuine Windows 7 Ultimate Installation I cloned my old 100GB HDD onto a 500GB HDD to increase space however after doing so I am unable to update windows, have a peek at these guys How do I update the driver? Your post gave me the light on a problem that too many people try to solve in too many different ways! While no update from Microsoft is capable of physically damaging your memory or hard drive, the recent patches, like any software installation from any company, could have been a catalyst that

I am even unable to install WindowsActivationUpdate or Microsoft Security Essentials. If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. Also, I did call HP, but they were no help.) Monday, September 08, 2014 8:05 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Here is solution To replace possibly malfunctioning http://powerglobaldesigns.com/windows-update/windows-update-update-not-working.html This option is not available in Windows XP.Important: Since all of the changes made by the updates are undone during this process, it's likely to fix your problem.

I then did a Google search on 'ICH9M-E/M SATA AHCI driver windows 7 64-bit' and the Lenovo support website came back top of the results. But when I replaced my failed hard drive with a 500gig hard drive--when I did the HP restore of Win7 and the OEM software from the dvd's I purchased--it put the It all started going pear-shaped once I had re-installed, from the manufacturer's install disks, windows 7 onto this new drive.

Reply Nate says: 2013/06/09 at 1:19 pm Mr Geez, you are a God among men 🙂 Thank you so much for sharing your insights with the wider Internet community.

  • For whatever reason, the driver that was installed while I was uninstalling/reinstalling drivers wasn't compatible with the computer, but the ancient Microsoft driver was.
  • An update to Windows can't possibly impact an area of your computer that no operating system, including Windows, has control over.For example, if your computer no longer powers on at all,
  • You could also Clean Install Windows 8 if Reset Your PC doesn't work for some reason. Windows 7:Reinstall Windows 7, keeping nothing (no personal files or programs).
  • Error -546.Error: (01/06/2015 04:52:23 PM) (Source: ESENT) (User: )Description: wuaueng.dll (1136) SUS20ClientDataStore: Unable to read the header of logfile C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution\DataStore\Logs\edb.log.
  • Your method did not work for me for some reason.
  • Let us know if this helps and if you want to continue to let Sleepydude help you with this I understand fully Thanks for the suggestion I will take that

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I used Seagate Disc Wizard to copy the 160GB contents to the 500GB HDD. PM me or a moderator to reactivate.• Please post your final results, good or bad. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged http://powerglobaldesigns.com/windows-update/windows-update-rdp-not-working.html Have replaced original hard disk with WD 1 TB one in my ‘old' Acer Travelmate 6292 running Vista.

So I started removing the X201 drivers and installing the X200 drivers, etc etc…then suddenly windows update stopped working again. Worth a try, everyone! Proud graduate of GeekU and member of UNITE___Rui Back to top #9 MuscaMan MuscaMan Topic Starter Members 7 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:USA, Iowa Local time:11:05 AM Posted 07 January I then installed Intel Storage Tech, after which FSUTIL FSINFO yielded “Bytes Per Physical Sector : 4096” At this point I surmise the Lenovo Recovery Win 7 Pro 64 bit OS

I was able to go to the Lenovo recovery partition, which identified a problem but could not fix it. To cut to the chase, SP1 and the hotfix weren't correctly updating the storage driver, so it couldn't report sector size to Windows.  The clue here was that fsutil (see that Reboot - all good still. You could also Clean Install Windows 10 if Reset This PC doesn't work. Windows 8:Use Refresh Your PC to reinstall Windows 8, retaining personal files and Windows Store apps only.Use Reset Your

Now fsutil show correct 4k Bytes per Cluster and Windows Update works. I rebooted the computer, and sure enough, I had 4096 byte physical sector size listed again in FSUTIL.