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Windows 7: How do I reset Windows Update components?

26 Sep 2016   #71
Callender

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ThrashZone View Post
Hi,
KB3172605 was reissued Tuesday so if it breaks anything we won't know until next patch Tuesday
Just had to roll back my system due to no internet connection. "DNS Server not found"

Actually the roll back didn't help. Further investigation revwaled that someone hijacked my router. I found an unknown device (Game Server) added here so I deleted it.
How do I reset Windows Update components?-thomson-gateway-local-network-devices.jpg
Anyway bottom line is that I'm downloading and installing missing updates. One of those is the re-released KB2172605 with the latest Windows Update agent/ client.

Here's the files that were downloaded:
KB3172605.txt





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26 Sep 2016   #72
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
Wow how does that happen
So does it mean abc123 is not a good password
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27 Sep 2016   #73
Callender

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ThrashZone View Post
Hi,
Wow how does that happen
So does it mean abc123 is not a good password
Actually I have no idea how it happened. My router password is complex and not the default password plus there's a setting for only allowing new devices "on registration" but still this mysterious device managed to appear. I only noticed when logging into the router to check settings. I'll keep an eye on it and see if the problem returns.
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