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Windows 7: Can't install 14 updates (including Update Readiness tool)

02 Mar 2012   #1
colinstu

Windows 7 Pro x64 SP1
 
 
Can't install 14 updates (including Update Readiness tool)

Reading around, it seems like everyone seems to have issues getting updates to install.

This is on a freshly installed copy of 7 Pro x64 SP1.



And here it fails later (it only tries to install 3 updates. the Update readiness tool spends awhile using a single core of my computer to install only to fail)



Thanks for any help

EDIT: UPDATE: after trying over and over, looks like the update readiness tool finally installed! I didn't change anything... really strange.


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02 Mar 2012   #2
HammerHead

win 7 X64 Ultimate SP1
 
 
Some Checks

Windows Update - Reset

If there is a problem with update here is a start.
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02 Mar 2012   #3
colinstu

Windows 7 Pro x64 SP1
 
 

Hmmm. That seemed to let a few more updates install. Down to needing to install 11 of them, 8007065E error is now gone.
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02 Mar 2012   #4
HammerHead

win 7 X64 Ultimate SP1
 
 
One at time

Try one at a time, maybe there is one in paticular that is causing a problem and then you can isolate it.

If there is any assoiciated with net framewok save them for last and definetly do them one at a time.
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02 Mar 2012   #5
HammerHead

win 7 X64 Ultimate SP1
 
 
Update Readiness

Try the update readiness first and alone.
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02 Mar 2012   #6
JMH

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
 
 

Generic help for Update Problems.

1. Are you in the habit of running "Registry cleaners" (e.g., Registry Mechanic; System Mechanic; RegCure; RegClean Pro; Advanced SystemCare; AVG PC TuneUp; Norton Registry Cleaner; PCTools Optimiser; SpeedUpMyPC; CCleaner Registry Cleaner)?

2.System Restore.

Have you a System Restore point created PRIOR to when your problems started?

3.
Delete Temp Files from App Data via...
Start > Run > % temp% > Ok > Organize > Select all > Organize > Delete.
Note some files may NOT be able to be deleted but will ask you to SKIP them.
QED.

4. Run a check disk on the computer just to make sure the hard drive is okay etc.
Disk Check


5. Run disk cleanup

Disk Cleanup - Open and Use

Reboot


6..SFC

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker


7 .Scan with Malwarebytes

Please download the free version of Malwarebytes.
Update it immediately.
Do a full system scan
Let us know the results at the end.

Malwarebytes : Download free malware, virus and spyware tools to get your computer back in shape!


8. Reset Windows Update Components.

How do I reset Windows Update components?


9. SURT

Please run the update readiness tool.


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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