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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 5 Hours Ago
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Posted By Ranger4
Try using this method to fix your computer. The...

Try using this method to fix your computer. The message you may get when you try & check for Updates is:

"Windows update cannot currently check for updates, because the service is not running, You...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 92
Posted By Ranger4
This could be related to the Windows Update...

This could be related to the Windows Update AuthCab having expired. You may get this message when you attempt to check for Windows Updates.

"Windows update cannot currently check for updates,...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 49
Views: 20,618
Posted By Ranger4
It looks like W10 part install & uninstall has...

It looks like W10 part install & uninstall has caused your problems. The only really complete fix is probably a reformat & a clean install of W7.

I can appreciate the hassle of doing this. Is...
Forum: Chillout Room 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,819
Views: 89,023
Posted By Ranger4
Cricket bat

Cricket bat
Forum: Chillout Room 5 Hours Ago
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Views: 51,362
Posted By Ranger4
Insult

Insult
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 21 Hours Ago
Replies: 49
Views: 20,618
Posted By Ranger4
When you uninstalled Windows 10, did you do a...

When you uninstalled Windows 10, did you do a fresh install of Windows 7 or just do the reverse process from 10?.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Day Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 1,831
Posted By Ranger4
No doubt there will be a new one coming in the...

No doubt there will be a new one coming in the next major roll up, so you can probably leave it until then. Or you can unhide it.

It really is up to you. I always run the MSRT as it's good...
Forum: Chillout Room 1 Day Ago
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Views: 89,023
Posted By Ranger4
Turning signal

Turning signal
Forum: Chillout Room 1 Day Ago
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Posted By Ranger4
Spurn

Spurn
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Day Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 1,831
Posted By Ranger4
The reason you need to follow the procedure I...

The reason you need to follow the procedure I have shown in Post #28, is that Windows accesses an AuthCab during the start up procedure that Authorises access to the Windows Update download site....
Forum: News 1 Day Ago
Replies: 47
Views: 2,550
Posted By Ranger4
Thanks Jeannie, you are welcome. Bligh.

Thanks Jeannie, you are welcome.

Bligh.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 2 Days Ago
Replies: 49
Views: 20,618
Posted By Ranger4
Could you explain what your current problem...

Could you explain what your current problem actually is?. This thread goes back quite a long way & then stopped back in Oct 17.
Forum: News 2 Days Ago
Replies: 47
Views: 2,550
Posted By Ranger4
My apologies for this oversight. It seems that...

My apologies for this oversight. It seems that when I incorrectly used Auto Time function, I did mean the Synchronise with the Internet Time Server. So my apologies again & I hope it did not cause...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 2 Days Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 1,831
Posted By Ranger4
"Windows update cannot currently check for...

"Windows update cannot currently check for updates, because the service is not running, You my need to restart your computer".

This is exactly the message you get when the AuthCab has expired....
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 2 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 708
Posted By Ranger4
This is exactly the message you get when the...

This is exactly the message you get when the AuthCab has expired, which is what has been causing a lot of trouble lately.

I did explain how to fix this problem in my Post #9, but you seem to have...
Forum: Chillout Room 2 Days Ago
Replies: 2,819
Views: 89,023
Posted By Ranger4
Radio reception

Radio reception
Forum: Chillout Room 2 Days Ago
Replies: 1,514
Views: 51,362
Posted By Ranger4
Veto

Veto
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By Ranger4
Alex, you are welcome & thank you. Glad to hear...

Alex, you are welcome & thank you. Glad to hear it is now working properly.

The Auto Updating facility is authorised by MS by installing an Authorising cab, which gets accessed every time the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 708
Posted By Ranger4
To reset the date on the computer Right Click on...

To reset the date on the computer Right Click on the Clock at bottom RH corner of the screen, select Change Date & Time Settings, when that opens click on the Internet Time tab, Then select Change...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By Ranger4
This has been a very common problem over the last...

This has been a very common problem over the last few days. The remedy that seems to work is as follows:

Turn off Internet Time Synchronisation, then back date the computer to the 3 Dec 2017, then...
Forum: Chillout Room 3 Days Ago
Replies: 2,819
Views: 89,023
Posted By Ranger4
Stereo headphones

Stereo headphones
Forum: Chillout Room 3 Days Ago
Replies: 1,514
Views: 51,362
Posted By Ranger4
Refused

Refused
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Days Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,999
Posted By Ranger4
Have you tried the remedy in Post #29. This has...

Have you tried the remedy in Post #29. This has worked for a lot of users & you do not lose all your Update History.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 726
Posted By Ranger4
Have you run Start up Repair 3 times. Sometimes...

Have you run Start up Repair 3 times. Sometimes this is needed.
Forum: News 3 Days Ago
Replies: 47
Views: 2,550
Posted By Ranger4
I think it would be best to leave it alone. It...

I think it would be best to leave it alone. It was not KB4051034 that caused this problem, it was the expiry of an AuthCab, that gives authorisation for the computer to access MS for updates. If that...
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