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“This operation requires an interactive window station” - Update/Driver install error

I have recently been getting errors when windows update tries to install/update drivers. Windows update simply says that there was an error while installing updates and asks to try again, to no avail. ...
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Why windows 10 won't install?

I just got an notification that win10 is available and downloaded it. Everything went fine and at last when probably at 48%, (installing drivers and features), it just rebooted and told that restoring ...
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Firefox Version not update after MAR file update in Control Panel

I am using the follow steps to update Firefox using mar file. https://wiki.mozilla.org/Software_Update:Manually_Installing_a_MAR_file It's updating Firefox as expected. Help > About Firefox also ...
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Firefox MAR file location changed?

I have been using MAR files to automatically patch Firefox following the steps at https://wiki.mozilla.org/Software_Update:Manually_Installing_a_MAR_file. However, the directory ...
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Windows 10 reboot after wifi settings

I tried to upgrade to the build 1511 (windows 10) with microsoft upgrade tool and it fails (Why ? I have no idea ...) So, I downloaded the ISO of the build 1511 and tried to install it with a DVD. ...
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Google dictionary broken after chrome update

I just accepted a google update, guessing it was a chrome update (to v47)--I didn't pay it much attention. Now I notice my "dictionary (by google)" extension gets stuck on searching... What's the ...
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How to tell which ISO version you need?

It is looking like I will have to try running the Windows Fall update from USB as I have 2 machines here that are failing & rolling back when using the Windows Update version. I have access to ...
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Update Windows 10 Enterprise PC to 1511 per DVD

For any reason one of my Windows 10 Enterprise PC don't offer the update 1511. I suppose that the update failed. I can download the new ISO Image from my MSDN account. Is this the correct way to ...
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How do I prevent programs from restarting after forced reboot?

I can live with the computer rebooting after windows updates are installed. But after it restarts, if I forgot to log out the night before, it tries to restart all of my programs. For one thing, few ...
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Why every update of most Applications means just redownloading the entire program [duplicate]

Why even the most popular applications are asking its users to just redownload the entire program for just performing the updates. For example consider FireFox. They are pushing updates with no major ...
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Updating to latest Windows 10 Insider Preview build does nothing, it restarts as normal

For the past two insider previews I've had to burn the ISO to a disk, and clean install to get it to install, otherwise it just boots up normally after the windows update 'restart' is pressed, or when ...
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Mio Spirit V735 TV maps

I have Mio Spirit V735 TV. I need to update my maps. Is there any way, how to do it? I have installed MioMore Desktop 2 and tried to find maps for my device but it looks like no maps are available for ...
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How to install all updates without Internet? [duplicate]

I have Windows 7 Home Premium without internet access. Is there a way I can download and install all of the updates that I would normally have gotten through Windows Update? I can download from ...
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Ways to manage & automate Chromium updates?

Here I am specifically asking about Chromium and not Google Chrome. What are the differences between Google Chrome and Chromium (especially with respect to privacy)? Google Chrome {closed source} ...
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windows 7 does not update

Today I clean-installed windows-7 64bit. Everything is fine, but Windows Update does not run well. It told me that update for Windows Update should be installed first. So I pressed Install update but ...
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windows 10 updates - install on shutdown instead of immediately

Windows 10 Pro installs updates whenever the system feels like it. Sometimes this is extremely inconvenient, like installing updates while on a presentation or working on some important files. On ...
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Linux 14.04 upgrade errors

Whenever I run an update on my ubuntu 14.04 I get the following warnings: dpkg: warning: files list file for package 'node-normalize-package-data' missing ; assuming package has no files currently ...
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Updating MS SQL Server from 10.50.1600 to 10.50.1617

How do I update my MS SQL Server from the version 10.50.1600 to 10.50.1617? I have downloaded the KB from here https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=26304 but i am still not ...
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ntpdate gets date from future

I have a custom built board with A20 core and it doesn't have a battery. Every time I boot the device I have to sync time with the server. So, I wrote a script on boot up as: until ping -nq -c3 ...
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Windows 10 update stuck on separate installation

I recently upgraded my computer to Windows 10 and yesterday I got a notification saying that some updates required a separate installation to be completed. However, when I click on the Install Now ...
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How do I update Android Studio from a zip file?

I am using Android Studio 1.2.1.1, and I downloaded latest update. It was given as a zip folder. How to update Android studio from that folder?
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Attempting to update Git on Mac OS X and uninstall of old Git fails

I am trying to update git on my Mac OS X 10.8.5 (Mountain Lion). I downloaded this new version from this link, double-clicked on the .dmg and then dragged uninstall.sh into my terminal (following the ...
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Windows 10 shutdown very slow

I installed windows 10 one week ago, it was working fine. But yesterday, after an auto update and installing some Modern UI app, my laptop shutdown became very slow, after the screen was turned off ...
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What do Java “security petititons” mean?

I’m updating Java on a Windows 32-bit and I get a prompt that warning me about something like security petitions. The OS is in Spanish and literally says: Restaurar peticiones de datos de ...
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windows7 never loads updates

I have an clean install of windows7 on a gateway E-295c tablet laptop. It is the first time I have tried to update this PC, and it never completes the update process. The computer is still usable, I ...
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Updates to Windows 7 on PC [closed]

I have been unable to run windows updates since leaving my company. I believe this was previously done through the VPN. Is there a way to redirect to the Internet directly from home? The PC is it it's ...
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My Samsung 700Z won't startup

My samsung 700Z will not start. It won't show the that the battery is charging and I can hold the power button but it won't do anything. I shut my computer down when it was updating because it was on ...
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Windows 7 Update Error: 80070057

I just upgraded my laptop from Windows Vista (32-bit) to Windows 7 (64-bit). After installing, it performed a critical update and successfully installed 4 of them. It then recognized that there were ...
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How does Firefox auto update works?

I am little confused as to how does Firefox auto update works? So, lately, Firefox had a bug in 38.x version - so they recommended to update to the latest version. I had auto update turned on, so I ...
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After Upgrade: Pacman error 404

I've upgraded Arch Linux on my Raspberry, and now receiving following error every time I want to update my system with pacman -Syu: :: Synchronizing package databases... error: failed retrieving ...
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Windows Update doesn't work and consumes 100% of CPU [duplicate]

I have a fresh installed computer with Windows 7, 64-bit, Service Pack 1. After a few minutes after startup, svchost.exe is consuming 100% of one cpu core. I know there are many threads which are ...
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Windows 8.1 failing to install updates and unable to install Windows 10 (not sure if related)

My computer is currently running Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center, and for several months has been failing to install a number of important Windows updates, shown in the screenshot below. After ...
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Windows 10 - Updates are failing

I have 2 updates that are failing to install in windows 10. Those 2 are, with the errors: Cumulative Update for Windows 10 for x64-based Systems (KB3081438) - Error 0x80070bc9 Update for Windows 10 ...
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Linux Update Manager not installing updates

Having problems updating using Update Manager i.e - when I click on 'install updates', when timer stops, screen stays the same - nothing gets installed. I'm running LM 17.2 (mintUpdate 4.9.3) ...
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Scheduling WordPress auto-updates

Is it possible to schedule when WordPress does its automatic updates? I don't want my site going down for an update during peak times or really any time during the day. I wish there was an option in ...
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Windows Update error 80070057

I can't update my Windows 8.1. WindowsUpdateDiagnostic each time tells me that it fixed following Problems: Service Registration is missing or corrupt Windows Update Erro 80070057 But next Update ...
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Issues while upgrading to win 10 from win 7

i have received my update yesterday , it downloaded fine but not starting upgrading process have error " Windows can't update important files and services while the system is using them. Make sure to ...
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Upgrading to Win 10 from USB stick

I wanted to make an USB stick to update several (Win 7/8.1) computers to Windows 10, but the provided Media Creation Tool gave the infamous "Something happened" error (0x80070002 - 0x20016). So I ...
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Upgrade to IE 11 successful, but still at IE 9

For several months now I have been trying to upgrade IE 9 to IE 11 on my Windows 7 system. The upgrade to 11 seems to go fine (based on IE11_main.log), but IE 9 comes up when I click on the IE icon. ...
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Getting rid of a windows update which will not uninstall via wusa or the control panel, windows 8.1

How do you uninstall a particular unwanted windows update when using the" wusa /uninstall /kb:ZZZZZZZ " gives an error message "Windows Update Standalone Installer, Update for Microsoft Windows ...
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Applying Java minor updates

A bit of a noob question here, but I can't seem to update my Java from 8u31 to 8u45 or 8u51 (Linux Mint 17.2). I can switch between my Java 7/8/9 easily, but these minor versions are really annoying ...
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Restarting by clicking “Restart Now” or normal restart doesn't install updates

After checking and installing Updates over Windows Update I get a dialog to restart Windows: When I restart it doesn't install any updates! How can i fix this?
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Lenovo stuck on BIOS update “Update system program”

My Lenovo Thinkpad T520 had never had a BIOS update so I downloaded the update, burned it on CD and booted on it, finally getting this screen: PROBLEM: Whatever item I press "Enter" on, after a few ...
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how can update tuleap

I can't update tuleap from 8.2 to 8.3 I have next error: http://tuleap.net/pub/tuleap/yum/rhel/5-php53/stable/x86_64/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 404: Not Found Trying other mirror. ...
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Failed Windows Updates instantly removed from list of available updates in Windows Update

If Windows Update issues a Failed status for an Important security update, but the update is no longer displayed when selecting Check for updates, how is it best for users to proceed? Note: Nothing ...
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Update to window 8.1 fails with error code 0xC1900101-0x2002000A

I recently tried to update my computer from Window 8 to Window 8.1. It got to 83% and just froze. I restarted the computer, and it gave me the error code 0xC1900101-0x2002000A. I did have windows ...
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Xcode 6.4 update fail

I tried to update my Xcode with App Store and it says that Xcode is updated, but actually, when I run Xcode, runs previous version 6.3.2. How can I update Xcode by hands? Terminal: xcodebuild ...
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How to view/monitor another WSUS server from an existing WSUS server?

Scenario: I work for an organisation which has an office in the UK and another (smaller) office in Kenya. Our UK office has a WSUS server which sends out updates to every computer on the domain ...
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Failed to fetch Spotify repository while updating ubuntu

Given I have spotify installed on my ubuntu system When i upgrade using: sudo apt-get update Then I get this error: W: An error occurred during the signature verification. The repository is not ...
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Update links of a power point file freze when I move the containing folder

I've a powerpoint with some links to graphs of an excel file. This way, when the graphs in the excel change, they automatically change in the ppt. The problem is that, if I move the ptt and the excel ...