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Windows 7: Windows Update Hangs on checking for updates

21 Oct 2015   #11
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

Unless you have a problem the fixit to has nothing to fix.
When everything is working properly it takes forever to download all those updates. You just have to let it run.

It things still don't work after you let it run then complete this tutorial so Noel can have a look.

Windows Update Posting Instructions


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21 Oct 2015   #12
ThomasHoey8

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

Thanks for the reply Im going to let it run again through the night and see if anything changes.

According to the FixIt it found and solved issues
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23 Oct 2015   #13
ThomasHoey8

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

Thanks to everyone who took interest in my post and gave advice. after two days of running it finally returned with 207 updates woop woop.
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23 Oct 2015   #14
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

Damn two days. I think that is the longest I have seen posted.
What internet speed do you have?
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23 Oct 2015   #15
ThomasHoey8

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Layback Bear View Post
Damn two days. I think that is the longest I have seen posted.
What internet speed do you have?
My internet is 50mb broadband with virgin media. So it's not slow
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11 Nov 2015   #16
aoetalks

Windows 7 All Editions x86/x64
 
 
Patch Released

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3102810 was released Oct. 20th and was the only thing that worked for me. Tested on 2 different machines.
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