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Windows 7: Windows Update Service not running

19 Nov 2017   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
Windows Update Service not running

I have windows 7 home premium x64. I keep getting a popup saying the service isn't running, but the service window says it is. What can I do? There was a previous thread with a file link that seems like it could have helped, but the file is no longer available.

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20 Nov 2017   #2

Windows 7 ultimate x64

Hi, Welcome to SF

Try this and check, if it helps.

Keep us updated.
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20 Nov 2017   #3

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

was this the previous thread you were referring to.

Windows update service not running. Solved - Windows 7 Help Forums

please can you tell us if you have 1 or both error screens,
(a screenshot would be handy)

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