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When looking at error details, the MS advice gives an error code of 8007371C which, if you look in the 'get help with this error,' isn't even in the list! IF NECESSARY, I'LL TURN OFF WU COMPLETELY. Let the troubleshooter to fix Windows Update problems and press “Next”. * * If the problem is fixed, close the troubleshooter and check for Windows updates again. Reply Techexpert February 17, 2016 at 6:47 am Make sure the following file is fully allowed all the permissions to current user: C:\Windows\System32\qmgr.dll. weblink

Without closing the services window, proceed to the next step. You will have to restart in Safe Mode to do that. Hey it finished IE 11 and is installing update 16. Solution 3: Install the KB3102810 Standalone Update.

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Solution #3 worked for me. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 17, 2012 1:33 PM PDT In reply to: vista x64 update KB2691442 Is from a newsletter and it's rare to find direct help in posting a Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (4) Collapse - (NT) Vista problem, Easy Fix - Nuke Vista by peddlerp / May 13, 2011 11:40 AM PDT In reply to: Help! I have used Step 2 above.

  • by dglenn-computer-graphics / May 13, 2011 1:08 PM PDT In reply to: Help!
  • Windows Vista just won't install updates Trouble Downloading Windows Updates I have found that some of the programs you have installed and start up when you turn on your system prevent
  • Here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51908 Selective boot on the same hardware: Vista UltimateSP2 32bit, installed 2008, never reinstalled, runs still fine.
  • I then powered down, waited a bit and restarted.
  • I've got probably at least five clients all suffering with Windows 7 update issues right now.
  • Reply Uzair Mar 27, 2015 @ 13:53:44 Solution 2 Works For me Thanks 🙂 Reply Inge Mar 28, 2015 @ 22:12:20 Thank you very much, windows own fix couldnt fix this
  • I have no idea why Intel Rapid Storage management has anything to do with windows file systems, but updated it and it worked.

I am not an expert in computer and was afraid of dealing with program files. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Help! either jump forward, and install Windows 7, or jump backwards and install Windows XP.You will do better with either one of these operating systems, than you would with Vista.By the way, Windows Vista Checking For Updates Never Ends Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement cnet Reviews All Reviews Audio Cameras Laptops Phones Roadshow Smart Home Tablets TVs News All News Apple Crave Internet Microsoft Mobile

And reboot the computer once and then try to update the windows again. Windows Vista Updates Not Working Might be have some more problem with windows systems files. Reply Jishnu Feb 05, 2016 @ 18:10:39 Thanks a lot.. Step 3: Start Windows Update service.

I did it on mine as I didn't have any other indication……ended up with 178 updates!!! Security Update For Windows Vista (kb3145739) Reply Rahab Mar 14, 2015 @ 19:41:51 Yes SoftwareDistribution is a folder and i guess it was not there for me to delete. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (3) Collapse - About Windows Vista- by andreaborman / May 23, 2011 8:56 AM PDT In reply to: Windows Vista Problems I have got 3 Reply Pinoy Sep 23, 2016 @ 11:16:44 Solution 2 was a great solution.

Windows Vista Updates Not Working

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Thanks, much appreciated. have a peek at these guys Up next How To Fix Windows Stuck On Checking For Updates FIX 2016! - Duration: 3:16. especially in scanning for product updates, it keep scanning and never finish. He and I just couldn't believe that Microsoft is sending a new disk! Windows Update Agent Vista

and the correct architecture 32 bit or 64 bit. I'm back in business! Download MicrosoftEasyFix50202.msi ^(http://Download MicrosoftEasyFix50202.msi) https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/971058 ^(https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/971058) http://support.microsoft.com/kb/956698 ^(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/956698) http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Troubleshoot-problems-with-installing-updates ^(http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Troubleshoot-problems-with-installing-updates) Reply John Quinlan April 2, 2016 at 4:29 pm Windows 7 32 and 64 bit seems to have a problem updating check over here Reply Techexpert October 26, 2015 at 11:18 am Run Combofix tool ^(http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/combofix/dl/12/) once and then run windows update, it should work.

When our five Dell computers are due to be replaced, we will be buying Apples! Are Windows Vista Updates Still Available Option #2 solved my intransigent problem with Windows Update!! Reply Pam October 1, 2015 at 11:25 am I don't see any new steps…. 🙁 Reply Techexpert October 1, 2015 at 12:03 pm Please look the comment timestemp as Sep-21 -

Finally restart your computer now.

solution 2 worked for me Reply Dan Dec 04, 2015 @ 10:23:31 For those who have tried everything and failed, try downloading .Net Framework 4.5, worked for me finally… Reply Ben Reply Techexpert November 2, 2015 at 12:02 pm Do disable all the 3rd parties applications and services from startup (msconfig) temporarily and then reboot your computer and try to update windows. Thanks so much! Windows Vista Stuck On Checking For Updates but that sometimes happens in the update process so I figure it's normal.

Reply lakonst Mar 03, 2015 @ 17:06:17 @Tomas: Unfortunately no…any specific error? the second solution worked! TechnologyMadeBasic 914,226 views 9:55 9 videos Play all Windows Updates Not Working FixesRichard Lloyd Clear Windows Update Cache and Fix Windows Updates - Duration: 10:12. http://powerglobaldesigns.com/windows-vista/windows-update-not-working-on-vista.html Discussions cover Windows installation, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, service packs, and other Windows Vista-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Help!

Hopefully that will do the trick. The following is the fix I received from Microsoft Professional Support:1. I did my Windows Updates last week, for the APRIL 2016 update issuances. Yes, I ran all the malware/virus checks, but there was nothing there.

Regardless, my humble gratitude for your assistance! Solution 2 for me as well. Windows Vista just won't install updates AHA i GOT IN. Is this possible even if everything else installs?

Then go find the things you just downloaded. Thank you.