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Windows 7: Windows 7 SP1 update failed, causing Windows Update errors

14 Aug 2014   #11
labellep727

Windows 7 Home Premium, 64bit
 
 

Hi Noel, did a search in Windows dir, none found!


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14 Aug 2014   #12
labellep727

Windows 7 Home Premium, 64bit
 
 

Hi Noel, searched but no files named "pending.xml" were found
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14 Aug 2014   #13
NoelDP

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Strange - how did you do the search?
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14 Aug 2014   #14
labellep727

Windows 7 Home Premium, 64bit
 
 

windows explorer
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14 Aug 2014   #15
labellep727

Windows 7 Home Premium, 64bit
 
 

did a new search on the whole computer "C" drive lookin for "pending.*". found the following;
Folder: C:\Windows\winsxs\Temp\PendingRenames
PENDING_bffzwq in a dropbox folder
both of these were from after Aug 1 2014
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15 Aug 2014   #16
NoelDP

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Odd - there should be at least one 'pending*.*' file in the C:\windows\winsxs folder?
Please check
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15 Aug 2014   #17
labellep727

Windows 7 Home Premium, 64bit
 
 

checked and none found
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21 Aug 2014   #18
labellep727

Windows 7 Home Premium, 64bit
 
 

Any more help for this issue?
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21 Aug 2014   #19
NoelDP

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I haven't given up yet
It's been busy (here and in real life) and I need to sit down and work through it. Don't run away!
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21 Aug 2014   #20
labellep727

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