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Windows 7: Automatic updating issues driving me nuts

26 Nov 2013   #1
herbc

win 7 64 Home edition
 
 
Automatic updating issues driving me nuts

Hi folks, it seems every time i log into my computer i get a different message about Windows update . It either shows auto updating is scheduled and MS will install updates automatically or i get the (see below)

Any ideas , thanks.


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26 Nov 2013   #2
herbc

win 7 64 Home edition
 
 

OMG , i am in the process of downloading the" SURT " tool but it's gigantic , it's an hour long download and my computers pretty fast .

Hope it works


I just noticed that your Windows update information tells us to let you know what error codes we are getting, well i don't get error codes , i just want to know how to get updates to automatically update . The screenshot will show you i can't do it and i'm unable to make changes even when running admin.
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26 Nov 2013   #3
herbc

win 7 64 Home edition
 
 

I have been attempting to install the "SURT" all night but it just won't do it, it stops at about 25% and will not move at all.

I don't get any errors , i just want to make updates automatic.
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26 Nov 2013   #4
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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

It's quite normal for it to hang a couple of times during the install - you should only start worrying if it stays hung for more than two hours.
Please try again, and be patient!
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