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Windows 7: Important Windows Updates Stuck On 0% ?

30 Nov 2011   #1
Skunner

windows 7 home premium 64-bit
 
 
Important Windows Updates Stuck On 0% ?

Hello Every one who read this Topic

My name is wez

i've been having this problem and havent been able to install important updates for around 5 months now and my pc aint functioning properly as the updates are needed .

Here is a screen shot of how it looks for me when i try to install them The green bar just keeps moving across and everything else stays the same no change no % goes
up




I dont understand why i cant install the updates iv'e done all the systym check it says its fine , i download the microsoft fix it and that found nothing , any one have any help ? Thanks in advance , need any more info just ask


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30 Nov 2011   #2
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

You apparently have a download problem. Check here whether there is something that might help: http://support.microsoft.com/ph/6527

Especially look at this one: The progress bar stops responding at 0 percent when you click "Download and install" There is a Fix-it download.
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30 Nov 2011   #3
Skunner

windows 7 home premium 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
You apparently have a download problem. Check here whether there is something that might help: http://support.microsoft.com/ph/6527

Especially look at this one: The progress bar stops responding at 0 percent when you click "Download and install" There is a Fix-it download.
Thanks But The second Link You sent me says

"To resolve this problem in Microsoft Windows 98 or in Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition, follow these steps:"

And im on windows 7 it also says

"If you are usng different operating system, try the methods in "More Information" Section."

Shows The Same Page But A box comes up to run microsft fix it But iv'e already done that it fixed somthing but my update still stays on 0%

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30 Nov 2011   #4
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Hmm, suggest you stop your AV program and test it then. Something is holding up the downloads and the AV program would be my first suspect. What AV program do you have?
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30 Nov 2011   #5
Skunner

windows 7 home premium 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Hmm, suggest you stop your AV program and test it then. Something is holding up the downloads and the AV program would be my first suspect. What AV program do you have?
I Have virgin media security ( UK )

When i closed my laptop down it said installing updates 1 of 1 but it did nothing , i turn my laptop of and when i started it again it said somthing about configuring systym update then said failed and let me log in :/

cant i manually download the updates ?

ive not updated in a long time as it wont let me so my computer must be out of date as in my thing it says an update for windows 7 service pack 1 :/ and all security updates ect around 18 updates i have but it wont work :/
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30 Nov 2011   #6
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Operating with corrupted system files that the system file checker cannot fix is not such a good idea. I suggest you do a system repair to fix those files first. System Recovery Options
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30 Nov 2011   #7
Skunner

windows 7 home premium 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Operating with corrupted system files that the system file checker cannot fix is not such a good idea. I suggest you do a system repair to fix those files first. System Recovery Options
will this systym restore delete everything of my computer and make it like its new ?

and im not 100% sure i have corrupted files as the sfc/scan now said it fixed them

I disabled my Av , and attempted to install 1 update for windows 7 x64 Based Sys

and it started to download and its now stuck on 32% heres a screen shot .




If you want any screen shots of anything that will help you see what the problem is like what updates need to be installed or somthing else let me no ill upload one , like a screen shot of a place that shows windows update error logs ect ?
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30 Nov 2011   #8
Skunner

windows 7 home premium 64-bit
 
 

Problem fixed dont ask how lol thanks whs
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01 Dec 2011   #9
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Skunner View Post
Problem fixed dont ask how lol thanks whs
It would be nice to know how the fix came about - even if we only have a good laugh.
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