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Your solution worked off of a fresh install of W7 32-bit. I have found this community at malwaretips to be very supportive and helpful. Stay logged inLog in with FacebookLog in with TwitterLog in with Google Menu Forums ForumsQuick LinksSearch ForumsHistoryRecent PostsLive StreamUnanswered Threads Media MediaQuick LinksSearch MediaNew Media Resources ResourcesQuick LinksSearch ResourcesMost Active AuthorsLatest It says the usual "checking file system on C:" - file system is NTFS and it checks for inconsistencies. http://splashwebservices.com/windows-7/windows-7-updates-checking-and-downloading-stuck-at-0.php

Rozesky2 Level 2 Joined: Oct 12, 2014 Messages: 207 Likes Received: 90 illumination said: ↑ Control Panel, Under "system and Security" chose "Find an Fix problems" on the left under "control In other words, I cant even install KB3020369 because it starts a "searching for installed updates" step and doesnt come up with anything or get past that step. WEEEEE Bob Hi, I've had this problem for weeks and weeks and had tried so many different things to fix the problem but nothing worked until I found this page! Or just taking a long time? http://www.sevenforums.com/windows-updates-activation/347490-windows-7-update-stuck-checking-updates.html

Windows 7 Update Stuck Checking For Updates

Screenshot? Vote Up0Vote Down Reply2 months 15 days agoAuthorGeorge AlmeidaShare On TwitterShare On GoogleGus, thanks for commenting. CheckDrive: Freeware to Scan and Fix Hard Drive Crash and Errors Add "System Tools" Cascading Menu in My Computer Context Menu in Windows 7 and Later Download Windows 8 and Windows I will clarify if you have any questions in all this, just ask.

Terry Ganzi Level 23 Joined: Feb 7, 2014 Messages: 1,250 Likes Received: 6,212 I think you should google windows update tool download it,why cause by doing that with a fresh installation Jmeek Let me add to the chorus of thank you's. permalinkembedsavereportgive goldreply[–]__Rancid__Mattress__ 1 point2 points3 points 1 month ago(1 child)Thank you very much for this update fix. Windows 7 Update Stuck Downloading What is it, and how do I get it to run?

Rich. This typically leaves me with reasonable 'checking for updates' time and not many updates left to install. ps. http://www.askvg.com/fix-windows-7-keeps-checking-for-updates-for-hours/ permalinkembedsaveparentreportgive goldreply[–]Erased-Improved 2 points3 points4 points 1 month ago(1 child)Looks like that worked!

After 2 days of struggle it is updated at last. Checking For Updates Stuck Windows 8 Just... Marek Thank you guys, I installed W7 today and was struggling with WU till 3am this sunday/monday night and I found this guide, installed the 5 updates, and after the last And i update every month ,never it proposed me to install KB3172605 ,and without it ,it Could not to update the whole windows 7 x64, it was trying hours and hours

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permalinkembedsavereportgive goldreply[–]good1dave[S] 1 point2 points3 points 1 month ago(4 children)99% of the time this is because you haven't done step 0.

joe My PC was stuck with this "checking for updates" problem and after searching the internet none of the fixes seemed to work for me and many of the recommended fixes Windows 7 Update Stuck Checking For Updates After over a month of trying every fix I could find, this one work! Windows 7 Checking For Updates Never Ends Solution 1 worked for me.

Thanks everyone for this! this contact form Following the steps listed here then using the Offline Updater finally got the system back up and fully updated. I tried every 'fix' including the Microsoft Windows update reset. I'm happy with Windows again. Windows Update Client For Windows 7

Reply Darryl January 9, 2017 at 4:20 am I tried to install these updates but 3172605 and 3020369 both said "The update is not applicable to your computer." Any idea why Dan73401 New Member Joined: Sep 25, 2016 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 1 Rozesky2 said: ↑ I have tried several solutions to get the updates working but nothing is helping at this RabmacMar 20, 2016, 12:59 PM Glad it is working now mate, you may have a second round of updates but usually after 2 big runs it is normally only minor updates. http://splashwebservices.com/windows-7/windows-7-update-stuck-at-checking-for-updates.php Update responded quickly, but off course it took a while for all the patches to complete.

Right click "Windows Update" service and select "Restart". Checking For Updates Stuck Windows 10 Most of the times this issue occurs after a fresh/clean installation of Windows 7. I never leave feedback but this fix worked so well I have to at least Thank You!

PROBLEM SOLUTIONS: There are a few working solutions to fix this problem.

Reply Alex November 6, 2016 at 4:15 pm I have to say steps two and three were the most helpful thanks for the info Reply Pingback: Who knew building a new I force turn off the computer, then restart, but it just comes back to the update page. I've had several people ask about this but I wanted to do some real world testing in the shop to make sure. Windows Update Client For Windows 7 2016 i am taking care of dozens of computers for a foundation and have endlessly struggled with this problem.

permalinkembedsaveparentreportgive goldreply[–]elfman84 0 points1 point2 points 1 month ago(0 children)If we find a fix I'll share it, We've not had a Vista 64 job in the shop to attempt the repair on yet. So sorry it didn't it help you. permalinkembedsavereportgive goldreply[–]Texas-Kangaroo-Rat 2 points3 points4 points 5 months ago(2 children)Yeah, this doesn't seem to work anymore. Check This Out Step 5 didn't "exist" anymore and referred to the July rollup KB3172605 instead.

You will find that some of those are installed yed. I found your solution 6/23/16. Thanks again! permalinkembedsaveparentreportgive goldreplyload more comments(1 reply)[+][deleted] 26 days ago*(3 children)[deleted] [–]AvgIndian 1 point2 points3 points 23 days ago*(1 child)The monthly rollups ARE cumulative.

However, some of the updates required Windows Update Service to be 'stopped'. I wouldn't turn automatic updates back on until you are down to zero updates found. Thank you very much!! :) Shea Finally!! If this little tip worked for you, let us know!

Kudos! permalinkembedsaveparentreportgive goldreply[–]suitsnwatches 1 point2 points3 points 2 months ago(0 children)thankss permalinkembedsaveparentreportgive goldreply[–]foosion 0 points1 point2 points 2 months ago*(13 children)I was sure the October 2016 update had been installed by the regular Windows update and permalinkembedsavereportgive goldreply[–]beren12 1 point2 points3 points 1 month ago(0 children)Thanks! Its not an upgrade, it was a blank hard drive.

Jan B Solution 1 rocks!! What the fuck. Hans A Thanks once again VG! Thanks to all involved in making our lives a bit better.

Install all necessary programs. (NOTE: This happens to be many computers trying to access updates, and few servers to provide updates, soon to leave your computer at some point this can Plug back in, restart Windows Update, fire up windows update. I agree that it's crazy that this actually fixed your problem. Thankyou so much george!