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Windows 7: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 for x64


19 Jun 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 
Windows 7 Service Pack 1 for x64

Im updating my GF laptop, i got all updates done except for Windows 7 Service Pack 1 every time i try to install it i get this error

Code 80070079 Windows encountered a problem with a unknown error.

Ive tried google and i cant find out whats causing it and ive also tried searching the forums which returned 3 results that didnt help.

System

HP Pavilion dv6
Processor: Inter Core i3 CPU M370 @ 2.40GHz 2.40 GHz
RAM: 4.00 GB
System Type: 64-bit Operating System
GFX: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470


Thank you for your time and help.

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19 Jun 2011   #2

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Try installing SP1 in safe mode..

EDIT... are you performing an update, or a clean install of Windows7?
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19 Jun 2011   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Are you trying to install it through Windows Update?
If so, try installing it (windows6.1-KB976932-X64.exe) manually.
Download details: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (KB976932)
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19 Jun 2011   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Tews View Post
Try installing SP1 in safe mode..

EDIT... are you performing an update, or a clean install of Windows7?
clean install.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by p5bdkw View Post
Are you trying to install it through Windows Update?
If so, try installing it (windows6.1-KB976932-X64.exe) manually.
Download details: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (KB976932)
thanks ill give that a try.

Edit: thats a big ass download
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