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Windows 7: how long does SP1 take to install

12 Jan 2012   #1
runedog

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 
how long does SP1 take to install

How long does SP1 take to configure? My PC is stuck at 81 percent and hasbeen this way for hours?

Thank you


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12 Jan 2012   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by runedog View Post
How long does SP1 take to configure? My PC is stuck at 81 percent and hasbeen this way for hours?

Thank you
Not that long

Did you run the update readiness tool to see if there was something missing?

Please run the update readiness tool and then update to SP-1


Ensure you install the correct 64 or 32 bit option for your system)
Download the System Update Readiness Tool (64bit)
Download the System Update Readiness Tool (32bit)
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12 Jan 2012   #3
JMH

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by runedog View Post
How long does SP1 take to configure? My PC is stuck at 81 percent and hasbeen this way for hours?

Thank you


Service Packs can take quite some time.
Hours on one stage may be abnormal though.
Be patient at this stage.
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