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So I re-enabled the Windows Update service and made sure it was running. As mentioned, I had to stop/disable the Windows Update service for each KB installation to prevent them from hanging. only step you were missing was the "run as administrator" but someone put that in the comments on this page and it worked. This works, but some people might need a little additional direction. http://scientificpages.net/windows-update/windows-update-cannot-currently-check-for-updates-the-service-isnt.html
I had to shut down the Windows Update Service, and then I was able to install the 8 updates (some of which were already installed). Nikos Solution 1 works (December 2016) on a clean install of Windows 7 Pro x64. Reply Heba Hmood Jul 06, 2015 @ 17:29:58 Thank you ….Thank You man,,,you are the best! (Y)(Y)(Y) Reply Paul Jul 09, 2015 @ 07:02:13 work playa…thank so much Reply Avishay Jul Deleting the folder as shown worked - 2008 R2 Enterprise Thank You Very Much! https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_8-update/windows-update-we-couldnt-check-for-updates-for/493d2735-4e6b-4522-88d1-1f9fb21fc9f6
Windows Update Error 0x8024402c
Reply Gabriel Bringmann Nov 04, 2014 @ 01:56:03 Thanks! Thank you Reply Brad Dec 31, 2014 @ 17:10:06 Hi, I am hoping you can help. Now go to the same option again (windows update setting) and now you need to set as "Install Update automatically(Recommended)". 4. Reply Merc Doc Jan 06, 2015 @ 13:09:38 Simple fix, Brilliant stuff Reply Meseret Jan 06, 2015 @ 21:24:53 Solved.
This worked beautifully and updates are now downloading. Thank you very much. Everytime I tried to get Windows 10 all I get is the "Please wait" screen and it tries to install all the updates first. Windows Could Not Check For Updates Automatically thank you so much!!!
I am currently running Windows 7 Home Premium SP1. service (along with Windows Defender and firewall had somehow been switched to "stopped" and had to be manually restarted from within this program. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. click resources Reply DK Sep 14, 2014 @ 22:22:10 Thank you.
Bingo. Windows Update Error 0x80070057 Got this working with solution 1. btw, the KBs listed in the post above are all for Windows Update Client, last one being the latest. Regards, Susi xx Reply Aaron King Oct 05, 2014 @ 21:29:54 Wow you are awesome dude..
Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates Because The Service Is Not Running
Tried for hours till found your solution. Reply Anders HK Dec 22, 2014 @ 00:24:20 thanks, finally fixed. Windows Update Error 0x8024402c I was last able to install updates on 6/17/16 before today. Windows Could Not Search For New Updates I installed Never 10, and magically I was able to update again.
THANK YOU! have a peek at these guys Jon Stoker Hi, A really helpful article. Reply alaska May 2, 2016 at 7:29 am Steps 1-5 did the trick. I tried all the "solutions" on Microsoft's website (and some were pretty complicated!) and none worked. Windows Update Error 8024402c
Any suggestions? Will install them gradually to avoid "indigestión" Thank you. Type the command net start cryptsvc. check over here There is too much information over the past 3.5 years to read through to finally fix the problem.
Thank you again and again!! Windows Update Stuck On Checking For Updates Steve Solution 1 worked for me! Cheers, askvg, and David, Bill, TrollBites and Steve.
Worked 1st time I tried!!!
Most on the worthless Microsoft support page. This is excatly what I was searching for (sereral weeks, for a fow days). I even tried a clean install to fix all plausible hidden bugs and erros. Service Registration Is Missing Or Corrupt Windows 7 It looked the Settings and said I had to have Admin rights.
Remember when Windows update checked to But thank you! Appreciated! this content Any alternatives you can offer?
Reply fmajor April 6, 2016 at 9:40 am All my security updates from March 17, 2016 failed to update. Reply Techexpert November 2, 2015 at 12:02 pm Do disable all the 3rd parties applications and services from startup (msconfig) temporarily and then reboot your computer and try to update windows. If you're still having issues on your PC or you simply want to avoid them for the future, we recommend you to download this tool (100% safe and tested by us) to fix various Back to top #5 antoniu200 antoniu200 Topic Starter Members 185 posts OFFLINE Local time:12:34 PM Posted 11 December 2015 - 05:17 PM I didn't make any changes today and neither
Update responded quickly, but off course it took a while for all the patches to complete. I was able to see updates after 2 reboots (some of these KB updates required reboot). Now Windows Update will no longer stick at "Checking for updates" screen. Reply Jmal Aug 15, 2014 @ 02:35:46 Many thanks.
Reply Rattlefox Jun 23, 2015 @ 18:59:12 Thank the gods! Hit check for updates and voila, there were 242 waiting to be installed. worked great. Only thing that worked after a clean install and reloading drivers.
Even though Microsoft says to try... Very simple and works!!!! Han Thanks a lot. Edited by antoniu200, 11 December 2015 - 02:29 PM.
Last check for updates is: 27/03/2015. Funcionou perfeitamente com a minha maquina Presario CQ57 Compaq da HP Reply Dercio Nov 15, 2014 @ 17:22:03 Still not update Reply Derek Aug 30, 2014 @ 17:01:22 You're Genies… Thanks When I select "check for updates" in Windows Update it gives me the error mentioned in this thread's title (I've attached the screen shot).