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Windows 7: win 7 update service not running, surt and sfc /scannow no help

03 Jun 2017   #11

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

Hi Caramelo,

Hardlinks -- a junction point between different parts of the OS,
easiest way to describe it is as a break somewhere in the electrical connection between the mains and the device

Sfc scannow - no risk at all
HKLM fix - minor as the components hive will get auto recreated - NO loss of data
Regback - SEVERE if this corrupts them a clean install is required.

you could create an image of your system, most here use macrium free, and try the above.


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03 Jun 2017   #12

Windows Home Premium 64- bit(6.1,Build 7600) SP1

Tried sfc/scannow, no luck.

Which of the other 2 options do you think might work the best to solve the problem?

Also, I don't find HKLM. All I see is HKEY
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05 Jun 2017   #13

Windows Home Premium 64- bit(6.1,Build 7600) SP1

Hi Roy,

Any input on my last post?
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