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Windows 7: Windows 7 Home Premium: Please help...Programs Will Not Update

28 Sep 2016   #41
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
Sounds like you just did a repair install not a clean install.


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28 Sep 2016   #42
flashdrive

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

No I did the full install. Wiped the HDDs and started from scratch.
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28 Sep 2016   #43
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
Yea I believe Callender was the network pro and came up dry.

I'll assume all is well ?
The first link I posted on the other clean install thread would help if the updates system stalls/ hangs.... so refer to it to make sure the new update client is installed.
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28 Sep 2016   #44
flashdrive

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

All seems fine. I downloaded the nVidia drivers - got the GeForce Experince and control panel. That all went well. Only odd thing is the missing wireless/bars icon in the notification area; it's just a computer icon with a plug. No big deal since I am connected to the Internet so I can live without it.

Now to start installing all those dang programs.....
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28 Sep 2016   #45
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
I'd make sure all the updates are installed first
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28 Sep 2016   #46
flashdrive

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

These are the updates I have so far (see attached). I'm running it again to see if there are any more.


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28 Sep 2016   #47
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
There are roughly 350 updates in win-7 to date
Windows Update will not update and I've tried multiple fixes
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28 Sep 2016   #48
flashdrive

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ThrashZone View Post
Hi,
There are roughly 350 updates in win-7 to date
Windows Update will not update and I've tried multiple fixes
Little lost on this. Do you want me to follow all the instructions you have in that post? If so, for what reason?
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28 Sep 2016   #49
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
It's up to you
You have 9 out of 350 updates installed
Review this for an older existing updating issue long way
Windows Update will not update and I've tried multiple fixes

Clean install Easy way,
windows update
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28 Sep 2016   #50
flashdrive

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

Well that doesn't help me really, because I'm unclear what to do on that page you linked me to - Windows Update will not update and I've tried multiple fixes. The only thing I understood was the first step; turning update service off (manual).
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