Hello,I have a Toshiba laptop that will not do Windows updates. It just hangs on checking for updates. Here's what I have done. Home premium - what the laptop came with, and Win 7 starter (mine), and I have the same problem with bothchanged update options to check, but let me install. I've done MS fixit 5. System Update Readiness Tool for Windows 7 (KB9.
I've done the stop wuauserv and bits services, deleted the Software. Distribution folder and restarted services. It just hangs on checking for updates - eventually all network activity stops, cpu hangs around 5. I even checked to see if the network adapter needed newer drivers..
I can get online, and can install other programs. CBS log attached,Thanks for your help.
. I have had two fresh installs of Windows 7 SP1 get stuck. Fresh/clean installs of Windows 7 SP1 stuck 'Checking. Then checking for updates failed. . when I run Windows Update, it stays stuck on 'Checking for updates.'. install Windows 7. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit. Fresh Windows 7 install - Stuck at. f18cb6edea33/fresh-windows-7-install-stuck-at-checking-for-updates-for-hours?forum=w7itproinstall Question 9. is a fresh.
Unable to install updates on fresh Windows 7 SP1 install Solved. Running Windows 7 Ultimate 6. Service Pack 1. Hello there, I've just built a new computer and am having trouble installing Windows updates on my fresh install.
When I go to Windows Update, I get the following message: -- Install new Windows Update software. To check for updates, you must first install an update for Windows Update. Your automatic updating settings will not change. To install the update, Windows update will automatically close and re- open.- -When I click 'Install now', the window disappears and I am then confronted with the following message: -- Windows could not search for new updates. An error occurred while checking for new updates for your computer. Error(s) found: Code 8. F0. 81. F Windows Update encountered an unknown error.- -Does anyone know how I can get updates to work?
Is there some way that I can manually download and install this update for Windows Update?