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Windows 7: Windows Update Failing

22 Apr 2013   #1
colinlukies

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
Windows Update Failing

Windows update is failing with error code 643(see attached screen shot)

I've installed and run the SURT screen shots and CBS log file is attached

thanks in advance for your help


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22 Apr 2013   #2
benjy206

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Hi ColinLukies and welcome to Seven Forums.

Please try the following it should fix your problem
Error codes
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23 Apr 2013   #3
colinlukies

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Hi , yes that got me through the .NET problem, but now i'm trying to do the ie10 update and i get error 9c59. I've tried dwnloading and installing but it aborts half way through. i've also tried installing the prerequisites manually and these install fine but do not help the ie10install
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23 Apr 2013   #4
benjy206

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Do you have the system requirements? Internet Explorer system requirements

More than likely do.

Try the following in this: code 9c59 - Microsoft Community
5th one down.
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23 Apr 2013   #5
colinlukies

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

tried the troubleshooter(was that what you meant by the 5th one down?) and it still failed . How do i reset the CBS log file? its now too big to upload)
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23 Apr 2013   #6
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Try this, Option Two: Windows Update - Reset
Then run a manual update check.
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23 Apr 2013   #7
colinlukies

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

still no joy unfortunately
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23 Apr 2013   #8
tom982

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Hi colinlukies,

Could you attach the following logs please:

C:\Windows\WindowsUpdate.log
C:\Windows\IE10_main.log


And I would also like you to tell me which update (KB******) is failing please

Tom
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23 Apr 2013   #9
colinlukies

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

I'm down to 2 updates that wont go through....

ie10 and KB2592687
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24 Apr 2013   #10
tom982

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Hi Colin,

Can you try resetting the Windows Update components in aggressive mode please:

How do I reset Windows Update components?

Tom
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