You can change this preference below. Thank you for the super easy and well written instructions. Any hint what happens to the old distribution information? Solution: turn off automatic updates, manually check for updates, install the windows update update, set auto again.Infusion | xrm2011.wordpress.com | @fantocci Friday, August 24, 2012 1:34 AM 0 Sign in to http://harryhooie.com/windows-update/windows-update-cannot-currently-check-for-updates-because-you-must-first-restart.html
Garrett says: February 2, 2013 at 11:03 pm I can’t find the file “c:\windows\softwaredistribution\datastore\logs\edb.log” How do I pull that up to delete it? Next went to the “windows update” as you indicated. How to Change Virtual Memory Size in Windows 10, 8, 7 & Vista. Well-Done Microsoft (again!). https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/windows-7-64bit-windows-update-service-not-running/da43cac0-bfab-45a5-bf31-0593c2f1ed6f?auth=1
nice article.. me sirvio ! After I changed my HDD (the old one died), I did a system restore with the recovery DVDs. IOt resinstalled a lot of stuff and I watched as the log folder poulated with all new logs.
Seems kinda silly but it's updating right now! Reply Jessica Aug 15, 2015 @ 05:24:37 I have tried EVERY fix I came across and was about to resort to a factory restore when I found this. Graham says: July 3, 2012 at 4:40 pm Perfect! Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates Windows 7 64 Bit This computer hadn't been used in a while and needed an update for updates!
Same issue: services up, big red X. Windows Update Service Missing Windows 7 and then failed. Thanks for your help! https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/windows-7-64bit-windows-update-service-not-running/da43cac0-bfab-45a5-bf31-0593c2f1ed6f?auth=1 Reply Daniel Feb 10, 2015 @ 23:45:10 Thanks a lot, great tutorial :), it works!
I turned on the Defender and updated also worked. Windows 7 Update Service Name heres my diagnostic report In that case you do NOT have the same problem. Open an administrative Command Prompt window. 2. The solution Michal wrote didn’t work.
Reply Jane Nov 20, 2014 @ 21:58:29 Finally works!!! Reply Ausama95 Nov 12, 2014 @ 01:48:54 Thank you so much, finally it worked 😀 Reply Hassan Nov 12, 2014 @ 12:00:08 thanks it worked. Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates Because Updates On This Computer Are Controlled It worked !! Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates Because You Must First Restart I have been fixing computers for many years and I have searched for a lot of problems.
Instead of Matrix Storage. weblink I tried GAB's suggestion, turned on Defender and updated it and voila, magically Windows Updates are running without a hitch. The fix for me was to go into Windows Update and change the settings to "Never check for updates (not recommended)", click OK, and then change it back to "Install updates mike says: May 24, 2012 at 2:14 am Dude you rock, saved my day, thanks. Net Start Bits System Error 5 Has Occurred
works now Reply Denis Dec 04, 2014 @ 05:47:21 It worked for me, thanks. Reply The DarkKnighT Jan 29, 2015 @ 15:21:45 You are a genius my boy!!! I never would have figured it out. http://harryhooie.com/windows-update/windows-update-stuck-checking-for-updates.html You are a genius.
Reply fred sawabini Sep 14, 2014 @ 21:06:02 I am perhaps the only one who is still struggling. Irrt Driver Windows 7 64 Bit I tried the solutions on this page withoutluck. I tried fix after fix incluuding Microsoft FixIt.
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switch off laptop then try again? Reply Stuart Oct 23, 2014 @ 01:34:02 Excellent. Then I accessed the directory C: \ Windows \ SoftwareDistribution \ DataStore \ Logs folder within the Logs and … deletes all the contents of the folder rebooted the machine and his comment is here Thankyou.
Thank you SO much once again ! Phillip R. Reply d Feb 28, 2015 @ 00:28:25 awesome best solution! Reply Alex Sep 21, 2014 @ 19:10:49 Thank you so much.
How I Solve 442.824 görüntüleme 10:14 Repair Windows 10 using Automatic Repair - Süre: 6:54. The steps above solved the Win Update failure on a domain workstation W7 x64 in a Win 2008 AD. What's New? It help me :)) Tuesday, July 10, 2012 7:15 PM 0 Sign in to vote THANK YOU!!!
It said disabled, so mine was turned off somehow. Idid notice a certificate warning in my event logs - that a certificate had expired or was about to expire. My Windows Update Service and BITS were both setup and correctly running.