thanks again Peter says: 4 years ago Thanks worked for me, had to restart then it worked. Windows Vista Update Hangs at "Checking For Updates" Started by KellyB56 , Apr 21 2016 11:37 PM Page 1 of 14 1 2 3 Next » Please log in to reply In my case the problem started when I installed Win 7 (x64) on a 3 year old Toshiba laptop. Thank you!
Todd says: 4 years ago Thanks for this tip…it worked like a charm. I followed the first guy's instructions and updated the Intel Rapid Storage Technology driver. If you have more than one Antivirus program, uninstall one. G'day, Thanks for the input to date - but alas, I still have the same problem.
The first step (enabling the service) worked for me. The green bar progresses for a few seconds the a window shows "The Background Intelligent Transfer Service service on Local Computer started and then stopped. I really appreciate it, and I hope you had happy holidays! :) alessandropa says: 6 years ago Hey, guys! Unable To Install Updates Windows 7 GregM says: 4 years ago Thanks!
Yes, I ran all the malware/virus checks, but there was nothing there. kwfoo says: 6 years ago Just to share where I am having the same problem but Windows Update & BITS services are running well. My drive had bad sectors so I put a 1tb drive in and updated from a backup. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/611898/windows-vista-update-hangs-at-checking-for-updates/ Back to top #11 devilus devilus Members 199 posts OFFLINE Local time:12:47 AM Posted 11 May 2016 - 02:28 AM Yes, the problem seems to be back today.
Back to top #8 lmacri lmacri Members 165 posts OFFLINE Gender:Female Location:Canada Local time:04:47 PM Posted 10 May 2016 - 03:58 PM OS: Windows Vista 32 Bit Home Premium Windows Vista Stuck On Checking For Updates A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. Lowell says: 4 years ago Thanks a ton!!! Can't thank you enough!
Your mileage may vary - Microsoft is obligated to help with the update process, for free, so it is always advisable to consult with them first; you might not have to https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/help-windows-vista-just-won-t-install-updates-526691/ Kumar Mickey says: 5 years ago Thanks a lot man! Windows Vista Cannot Check For Updates Which I upgraded from Windows 7 Starter. Windows Vista Updates Not Downloading It really worked..
stop says: 3 years ago I cannot stop windows update. http://sysgsm.com/windows-vista/windows-update-error-with-vista.html kay says: 5 years ago I know this entry is a lil'bit old but thank to you Aseem, my girl friend's laptop is now back again. :) Thank you. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Please help. Windows Vista Will Not Update
Then visit Microsoft Updates, and check for Updates. 5. I am now updating my daughters' Windows-7 computer. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion navigate here Is there a different comparable update for 64 bit OS or is there a different problem?
By SDK in forum Microsoft Security Discussions Replies: 1 Last Post: June 8th, 2004, 05:16 PM Windows XP Service Pack 1 VS Windows XP Service Pack 2 By SDK in forum Windows 7 Cannot Download Updates I will make a back up of my files and return here just incase you have something to add; then I will proverbially hold my breathe and make the sign of Windows wouldn't update after installing the operating system.
Exasperating to say the least (my history with Vista in a nutshell!).Perhaps my VISTA is corrupt, also? The first thing to do is to stop the Windows Update service on your Windows 7 machine. I was working around this issue for 3 hrs until I get your advise. Windows 10 Cannot Install Updates For those that get told that spyware causes the problem: Maybe it does, but in my case it was a problem from Day 1 with a brand new PC and new
Windows Vista just won't install updates The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. To download the latest updates, visit theMicrosoft Windows Updatewebsite.iTunes for Windows requires Windows 7 or later, with the latest Service Pack installed.If you can’t install the updates, refer toyour computer's help and "Updates installed" says "never". http://sysgsm.com/windows-vista/windows-vista-update-error.html Is this possible even if everything else installs?
Proffitt Forum moderator / May 22, 2011 2:44 AM PDT In reply to: Must use Vista on Dell Inspiron I've found a few machines that will not run Windows 7 at If not, you can try to download and install it manually: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51871 This patch can really help. (First disable Windows Update. Durangojazz DurangoJazz, Jun 22, 2012 #11 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Start by updating your Antivirus program Virus and Spyware Definitions.
The solution i found is very simple to fix.Open your Control Panel and Open the User Account Settings, Select that you want to Change user account settings. I just recently upgraded my Lenovo SL510 Laptop to a Western Digital 750GB hard drive. First of all it shows very poor trouble shooting skills and second, your comment on Vista is totally unsupported. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/947821 "Fix Windows Update errors by using the DISM or System Update Readiness Tool" This is listed as the fix for error code 0X80070057.
However that been said, I've been given a Vista laptop to fix running Home Basic SP1. I'm certain Vista is also covered.# 1-866-PCSafety(1-866-727-23389) Yes the phone number contains an extra digit but I assure you that it functions.Jacksaul Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (1) Collapse - If your computer came from that type of environment it's possible they've setup Windows Update to use an internal server. You may need to restart your computer.
It finally downloaded updates. Hi gramps2008, have a look here. Billy says: 5 years ago I LOVE YOU SO MUCH!!!! Aryan says: 4 years ago thank U very much…U r really genius.
It's hard to believe that none of the long-winded solutions from the official Microsoft support site and Windows 7 forums worked but your simple and easy to understand fix worked the Beej says: 4 years ago Give yourself a pat on the back brother! Has Microsoft published explanation of problem and addressed permanent fix? So hardware capability is not the issue.
Thanks! Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Even thou that was removed the registry still possessed the crap and not Ccleaner or god could put them back to the way it was.