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Windows 7: Windows update working but not fully

17 Oct 2009   #1
pawan

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 
Windows update working but not fully

Hi,

Tried to update windows (windows update) but the status shows some of them were not installed (pending)

any idea?




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17 Oct 2009   #2
TheSchaft

Windows 7 x64 HP, Windows 7 HP, Windows 7 Ult
 
 

Does this still appear after you restart?

Some updates do not install until the machine is in restart or shutdown mode - getting ready to do one or the other. At that point, it will say something like "Preparing to install updates, please wait."
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18 Oct 2009   #3
pawan

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

yes the status is same after restart (many times )

and when i tried to manully install the patch (by downloading it) it says that the update is already installed.

I think its a bug.
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18 Oct 2009   #4
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Maybe your update catalog is corrupted. This guide is for XP, but it's good reading and might help.

Pending Update Won't Install During Shut-down - The Elder Geek on Windows
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18 Oct 2009   #5
pawan

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

I reinstalled windows and now its fine... (takes 10 min only)
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