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Windows 7: Windows Update keeps failing to update

11 Aug 2014   #21
yildizabdullah

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

I am about to give up.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
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11 Aug 2014   #22
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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

I do understand your frustration!

Last attempt to get them right manually - Please run these commands...

ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /remove SYSTEM
ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /grant SYSTEM:(F)
ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /grant SYSTEM:(OI)(CI)(IO)(F)
ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /remove Administrators
ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /grant Administrators:(F)
ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /grant Administrators:(OI)(CI)(IO)(F)
ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp
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12 Aug 2014   #23
yildizabdullah

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by NoelDP View Post
I do understand your frustration!

Last attempt to get them right manually - Please run these commands...

ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /remove SYSTEM
ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /grant SYSTEM:(F)
ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /grant SYSTEM:(OI)(CI)(IO)(F)
ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /remove Administrators
ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /grant Administrators:(F)
ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /grant Administrators:(OI)(CI)(IO)(F)
ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp
Code:
Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
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C:\Windows\system32>ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /remove SYSTEM
processed file: C:\Windows\Temp
Successfully processed 1 files; Failed processing 0 files

C:\Windows\system32>ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /grant SYSTEM:(F)
processed file: C:\Windows\Temp
Successfully processed 1 files; Failed processing 0 files

C:\Windows\system32>ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /grant SYSTEM:(OI)(CI)(IO)(F)
processed file: C:\Windows\Temp
Successfully processed 1 files; Failed processing 0 files

C:\Windows\system32>ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /remove Administrators
processed file: C:\Windows\Temp
Successfully processed 1 files; Failed processing 0 files

C:\Windows\system32>ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /grant Administrators:(F)
processed file: C:\Windows\Temp
Successfully processed 1 files; Failed processing 0 files

C:\Windows\system32>ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp /grant Administrators:(OI)(CI)(IO)(F)

processed file: C:\Windows\Temp
Successfully processed 1 files; Failed processing 0 files

C:\Windows\system32>ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp
C:\Windows\Temp BUILTIN\Administrators:(F)
                NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM:(F)
                BUILTIN\Administrators:(OI)(CI)(IO)(F)
                NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM:(OI)(CI)(IO)(F)
                CREATOR OWNER:(OI)(CI)(IO)(F)
                BUILTIN\Users:(CI)(S,WD,AD,X)

Successfully processed 1 files; Failed processing 0 files
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12 Aug 2014   #24
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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

That looks better

What happens if you try to run CheckSUR now?
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12 Aug 2014   #25
yildizabdullah

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by NoelDP View Post
That looks better

What happens if you try to run CheckSUR now?
Code:
C:\Windows\system32>ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp
C:\Windows\Temp BUILTIN\Administrators:(F)
                NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM:(F)
                BUILTIN\Administrators:(OI)(CI)(IO)(F)
                NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM:(OI)(CI)(IO)(F)
                CREATOR OWNER:(OI)(CI)(IO)(F)
                BUILTIN\Users:(CI)(S,WD,AD,X)

Successfully processed 1 files; Failed processing 0 files

C:\Windows\system32>ATTRIB C:\Windows\Temp\CheckSUR
File not found - C:\Windows\Temp\CheckSUR

C:\Windows\system32>ICACLS C:\Windows\Temp\CheckSUR
C:\Windows\Temp\CheckSUR: The system cannot find the file specified.
Successfully processed 0 files; Failed processing 1 files
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12 Aug 2014   #26
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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

Sorry - I meant the KB974821 download that failed to run earlier.
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12 Aug 2014   #27
yildizabdullah

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by NoelDP View Post
Sorry - I meant the KB974821 download that failed to run earlier.
Still the same error. Do you give up?
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12 Aug 2014   #28
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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

Me? Give up? not yet!

Read through this MS article and see if you feel capable of doing it - it looks immensely complex, but is actually fairly simple.

Error 0x80070005 in Windows Update when you try to install updates
My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 Aug 2014   #29
yildizabdullah

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by NoelDP View Post
Me? Give up? not yet!

Read through this MS article and see if you feel capable of doing it - it looks immensely complex, but is actually fairly simple.

Error 0x80070005 in Windows Update when you try to install updates
Nope! It didn't work.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 Aug 2014   #30
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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

Oh dear - in that case, I think we'd better call it quits, and go to a repair install

Have a read here and see what you think... Repair Install
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