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Windows 7: Update is not applicable to your computer

03 Jul 2013   #21
R6Addicted

Windows 7 Enterprise SP1 x64
 
 

Hey Guys,

I know this thread is really old, but I am having the same problem as mikeveli20 where I get a msg saying "Update is not applicable to your computer".

The update i'm trying to run is KB976972, which supposedly would fix a problem I'm having when trying to backup the "data" partition on my computer.

Attached is the "CheckSUR.log" file I got after running the Readiness tool.

Can anybody help me with this?




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File Type: log CheckSUR.log (1.5 KB, 5 views)
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05 Jul 2013   #22
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by R6Addicted View Post
Hey Guys,

I know this thread is really old, but I am having the same problem as mikeveli20 where I get a msg saying "Update is not applicable to your computer".

The update i'm trying to run is KB976972, which supposedly would fix a problem I'm having when trying to backup the "data" partition on my computer.

Attached is the "CheckSUR.log" file I got after running the Readiness tool.

Can anybody help me with this?
There is no real problem with your CheckSUR - it's normal for an installation with IE10 installed to show those errors.

The update you are attempting to install is for Windows 7 RTM - your system is at SP1 level and so almost certainly includes the patch already.

Please start a new thread of your own in a more appropriate subforum, detailing your system and the exact problems you are having.
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05 Jul 2013   #23
R6Addicted

Windows 7 Enterprise SP1 x64
 
 

Thanks, NoelDP. Quick question: What kind of system details would be worth to mention?
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07 Jul 2013   #24
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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

The exact error messages you get, the symptoms, any other errors that appear.
What is the AV installed? - what other AV's have ever been installed? Have you had any infections?
etc. etc.
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15 Sep 2013   #25
sd309991

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit.
 
 
Same problem, thanks.

Thank you so much!


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File Type: log CheckSUR.log (395 Bytes, 3 views)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Sep 2013   #26
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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

For what?
Start your OWN new thread, and
Pleasefollow the WindowsUpdate Posting Instructions and post the requested data there.
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