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Windows 7: Win7 Stuck at 30%

10 Apr 2017   #1
urbecrisch

WI
 
 
Win7 Stuck at 30%

Hello. I have a machine running Win7 I only use for an arcade cabinet. I have everything running smoothly so i do not need to install updates. I mistakenly downloaded an update and now it is stuck as I powered down. It has been in this state for over 2 hours and says:

Configuring Service Pack
30% complete
Do not turn off your computer

I really do not need this update. Is there a way to go back before the update? I really do not want to reinstall windows again. I just did that about 1 month ago


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11 Apr 2017   #2
torchwood

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring
 
 

Hi Uber,
You wll be able to remove it
ONCE its installed. -- and the safest to aviod system corruption.
hard resetting during install is bad enough on a single update, SP1 was a MAJOR upgrade!

You could try booting into Safe mode and use last known good.


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Hopefully that should resolve it.

Roy
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11 Apr 2017   #3
urbecrisch

WI
 
 

I powered down the machine and rebooted into safe mode. It automatically removed the partial upgrade and has been reset to last known functioning state.
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12 Apr 2017   #4
Seffrid

Windows 7 Home Premium 64
 
 

Make sure you now have Windows Updates set to never check for updates.
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