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Windows 7: failure configuring updates

10 Jan 2013   #1

windows 7 pro 64 bit
failure configuring updates

My laptop is windows 7 pro

After downloading some updates, it tried to install them.

The machine tries to reboot. It gets to 35% and then says failure configuring updates, reverting changes and the shuts down to restart. This cycle continues endlessly.

Any help is appreciated

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10 Jan 2013   #2

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

Try booting to Safe Mode, or using the Startup repair option.
Once you manage to get back into windows, start with following the Windows Update Posting Instructions and post the results.
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