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Windows 7: Windows updates currently not running

08 Nov 2012   #1

windows 7 home preminum 64 bit
Windows updates currently not running

Re-installed windows via 3 disk Toshiba process back to out box default.
When I check for updates and I have it on automatic I get currently not running.
This is 3 days now so I know something is wrong

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08 Nov 2012   #2

Windows 10x64 Build 1709 - Fixing Windows Update Problems

Straight from the horses mouth so to speak.
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08 Nov 2012   #3

Windows 7 Professional 32 Bit

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