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Windows 7: Windows Update keeps running and running for hours...Clean Install SSD

19 Sep 2015   #1

Windows 7 64bit
Windows Update keeps running and running for hours...Clean Install SSD

Hello all...

Befuddling problem as I am pretty tech savvy but for whatever reason I can not get windows update to quite "checking" for update:

So far....

1) Downloaded SURT, ran fulling with no reported errors

2) Ran SFC with no reported errors

3) Get no windows update error just runs and runs and runs with no results

4) attached.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Sep 2015   #2

W7 Pro SP1 64bit

Set the computer not to sleep.
Manually start the search for updates.
Leave the computer alone for 24 hours.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Sep 2015   #3

Windows 7 64bit

Thanks for the tip...Ive never had a clean install take so long to get the first updates but as you said, let it run a long time and sure enough...the updates started coming about 14 hours after manually starting the check for updates. Everything A OK now...
My System SpecsSystem Spec


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