Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: latest win 7 update killed all my gadgets

11 Nov 2015   #1
chronokiller

win 7 64 bit
 
 
latest win 7 update killed all my gadgets

i had 14 updates hit me last night when i powered down and now today none of my gadgets work. i even tried re downloading them and soon as they try to initialize they get shut down . its almost like microsoft put somthing in to kill gadget use . which pisses me off. is anyone else having this problem and is there a fix . any help would be very much appreciated.. thank you


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
11 Nov 2015   #2
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi and welcome to SevenForums,
Please review this,
Windows users report bugs, crashes after recent security patches
My System SpecsSystem Spec
11 Nov 2015   #3
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

I posted this in another thread.

KB3097877 Cause sidebar/gadgets to stop working. (actually they never start)

and you`ll get a lovely pop up

Just uninstall it.


Attached Images
latest win 7 update killed all my gadgets-user431428_pic8754_1442868399.jpg 
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

11 Nov 2015   #4
Mellon Head

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 10 Pro x64 dual boot
 
 

Installed KB3097877 last night. No problems with gadgets.

Don't know why...
My System SpecsSystem Spec
11 Nov 2015   #5
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

KB3097877 played hell with Realtek Audio on both computers. (Asus Motherboards)
Remove the KB and then Hide it and the audio is back the way it should be.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
11 Nov 2015   #6
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Realtek audio is the devils den hee-hee
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 latest win 7 update killed all my gadgets




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Windows experience index update killed my video playback
everything was fine i was able to play video normally until i updated my windows experience index after which videos will play for a few seconds losing quality as it goes until about 3 sec in when it just gives up music doesn't even get that far. the only thing i did this time was update the index....
Music, Pictures & Video
USB/Net drivers killed by Windows 7 auto update, unfixable?
My ASUS Notebook was running fine when I went to bed the other night and Windows 7 did an auto update. I logged on the next morning and all the USB, Network Adapter, and Sound drivers were dead. I checked, and it appears that a few of the components of the Windows update did not complete...
Drivers
BIOS - Incremental updates to latest vrsn or direct update to latest?
Greetings! I have Acer Aspire 5750G. My current BIOS version is 1.07. The latest version is 1.12. There are a few versions in between. Should I do incremental updates and reach 1.12 or should I just go direct to 1.12? Many Thanks!
Drivers
Windows 7 "update" killed Blu-ray playback on Acer notebook
When I was running Vista Ultimate x32 on my Acer Aspire 7720-6395 notebook, the Blu-ray playback ran fine.:) However, as soon as I "upgraded" to Windows 7 Ultimate, the Acer Blu-ray playback software running under Acer Arcade Deluxe was disabled. :( I ran the Windows 7 upgrade advisor before I...
Music, Pictures & Video
Latest 7 updates killed my AVG & internet
I've had to do a restore 6 times so far to get my connection back & AVG up & running again. I disabled the auto-install feature for Windows Update, thought the problem was fixed (finally) but late last night I once again lost my internet connection & AVG Firewall won't start. I have a wireless...
Windows Updates & Activation
New Update Killed Internet
EDIT : Ignore this thread, it turned out to be Malware Hi All, Sorry for the lack of information here - but last night I updated my computer and my internet stopped working. Still could get IP etc, but internet would not work. Used system restore (for the first time ever and was...
Windows Updates & Activation


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 21:50.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App