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Windows 7: Windows can't update, disabled by admin...:(

16 Sep 2009   #1

Windows 7 RTM 64-bit
Windows can't update, disabled by admin...:(

My problem is that i can't update windows . Every time that i try to, it just says "Windows update cannot currently check for updates, because updates on this computer are controlled by your system administrator" now i am the systems administrator. I recently had a virus (it's cleaned out now) but i don't know how to reactivate it...
Btw, the services is running if i check services.

Greatful for any help!


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16 Sep 2009   #2
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

What virus did you have? It doesn't sound like it's been totally cleaned up.
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16 Sep 2009   #3

Windows 7 RTM 64-bit

You are probably right! windows keeps switching between my theme and default...
I'm changing from avast to kaspersky now, cause avast can't find anything...
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16 Sep 2009   #4


I would get your data off, and format and do a clean install.
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 Windows can't update, disabled by admin...:(

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