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Windows 7: Windows Update Cleanup uninstalls updates

27 Apr 2015   #1
HoneycombAG

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Service Pack 1
 
 
Windows Update Cleanup uninstalls updates

Note   Note
This affects:
  • Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB3021952)
  • Security Update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB3004375)
  • Security Update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB3031432)
This also affects important updates:
  • Security Update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB3004375)
  • Security Update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB3031432)

When I run Windows Update cleanup I'm being prompted to install these updates again, every time!


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27 Apr 2015   #2
NoelDP

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

Yeah this is a known problem.
We're not sure whether it's a problem with the tool, or a problem with the udpates - but MS are aware of it (so I understand) and should be working on a fix.
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