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Windows 7: windows 7 updates downloaded but not installed... how do i fix?

12 Sep 2012   #11
Kaktussoft

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Please post c:\windows\windowsupdate.log as attachment
also run this FIXnow How do I reset Windows Update components?
problem solved?


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12 Sep 2012   #12
NoelDP

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
In Elevated Command Prompt

Code:
sfc/scannow
net  start  msiserver
sc  query  msiserver
Any errors? is msiserver service running?
That *should* come up with an erro message on the first line, due to a missing space.
It *should also come up with an erro in the third line, due to a bad switch.
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13 Sep 2012   #13
Kaktussoft

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by NoelDP View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
In Elevated Command Prompt

Code:
sfc/scannow
net  start  msiserver
sc  query  msiserver
Any errors? is msiserver service running?
That *should* come up with an erro message on the first line, due to a missing space.
It *should also come up with an erro in the third line, due to a bad switch.
commands work on my machine!! It just copy/pasted the commands
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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13 Sep 2012   #14
NoelDP

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Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)/Win10
 
 

My apologies - I spoke without testing!
It seems that sfc is forgiving of the syntax error, and that 'query' is the full version of the 'qc' that I've always habitually used.

Sorry 'bout dat!
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