Integral service in every modern Windows OS that updates the software and OS, including installed components and drivers.

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How to Reboot and shut down based on Windows Update Status

I am working on Schedule Tasks where I can reboot or shutdown my OS based on Windows Update status. My Setup Run this task weekly on login. This task starts wuauclt.exe /detectnow /updatenow. Then ...
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Computer scrolling & typing backwards [on hold]

It started a few weeks ago and continues to be more frequent after recent auto updates. I can't type, so I have to watch my fingers all the time and look at the screen periodically when typing a long ...
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Windows 10 Firewall: block all - allow windows update

This is specific to windows 10 !!! I need windows firewall to block all outgoing (and incoming) traffic EXCEPT for windows update but when I block the outgoing traffic --> windows update fails I ...
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Windows 7 upgrade to to Windows 10 Pro, version 1511, 10586 constantly fails asking for reboot [duplicate]

My Windows 7 Pro (x64) machine has tried to do the auto upgrade to Windows 10 Pro (v 1511, 10586) but has failed. Note that this is different to the upgrade request triggered by the original Windows ...
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Transferring discontinued Windows Update (KB904018) from one cpu to another

Our company uses an old version of Access (2002), and we recently purchased a new server that we need to download all Access (2002) updates onto. One update (KB904018), is discontinued, and can no ...
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How to disable Windows 10 Pro automatic reboots programatically?

I wish to somehow disable automatic reboots of Windows 10, as this disrupts long-running commands and I wish to do this 'programatically'; e.g. via a script. For me, it will be too cumbersome to set ...
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BSOD after attempt at windows update. Not Random

Windows-U-7-sp1 here. A system failure during a windows update locked the Laptop and after an hour had to power it off. When returning to try to boot, i get these bsod errors: 0x000000f4 ...
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Vista - Reinstall - Windows Updates - Waiting for 10 Hours

I have had to reinstall my Vista computer. I have done the factory reinstall. I have installed SP1. I have installed SP2. I have then gone to Windows Updates and and checked for updates. 10 Hours ...
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File Segment Unreadable Error After Upgrade/Malware Restart

I tried upgrading from Windows 7 to Windows 10 but the upgrade tool MediaCreation seemed to be held up when initiating the restart, so I cancelled the installation. Before I initiated the install ...
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Update Windows 10 to the latest build on Dell Vostro 3550

On my Dell Vostro 3550, I have updated from Windows 7 to Windows 8 to Windows 8.1 and then finally to Windows 10 when it was launched. I have noticed recently that my machine is not running the latest ...
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Can't reinstall some removed windows 7 updates

I have removed some important windows updates (such as KB3139852) and want to reinstall them. But the update cannot be found again after clicking check for update. It just showed no important updates ...
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Does disabing wuauserv service affect installation of updates?

I want to manually control the launch the Windows Update service on a Windows 10 Home laptop because it runs too frequently, causing high CPU and draining the battery. The idea is that the the ...
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SVCHOST.EXE Using 25% Of CPU Load When Windows Update Is Running

Usually Windows Update does not take that much time to check what updates are available but this time I noticed that it took over 1 hour for it to check and return with information what updates it ...
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Windows update: download optional updates but wait with installing

I have a MS SQL update of 1 gb as optional update. Its a service pack update. The problem is, its an optional update, and its over 1 GB big. When I install the update, the database will temporarily ...
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How is Windows Update service triggered/started in Windows 10?

In Windows 7 the "Windows Update" service is set to "Automatic (Delayed Start)" but on Windows 10 Home it is set to Manual (Trigger Start). What is the trigger that starts the service? Looking ...
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How to tell when Windows Update is finished

In Windows 10 Home, the options for Windows Update are limited. I would like to stop it from starting up and instead have the user launch it when they are ready. The reason is that it starts too ...
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Windows update KB2952664 (Compattelrunner.exe) cannot be uninstalled from Windows 7

Update KB2952664: Compatibility update for upgrading Windows 7 This update performs diagnostics on the Windows systems that participate in the Windows Customer Experience Improvement ...
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Windows Update runs forever and none of the standard solutions fix it [duplicate]

I recently did a fresh install of Windows 7 Ultimate x64 on my laptop, and Windows Update successfully updated the system to SP1. Now, however, Windows Update runs forever without finding any updates. ...
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How do I fix this manifest error in my ChueckSUR.log?

My windows update isn't working. I've been following this guide and its been great for fixing almost all the errors in my CheckSUR.log, but I can't figure out how to fix the last error. Here is the ...
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How do I force Windows updates to install?

My computer says I have an update pending (Windows 10 Pro, version 1511, 10586), and keeps shutting it down every night to restart. However, the updates never actually install. My computer restarts, I ...
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Clean install Window 7 x64 bits Ultimate Golden (No SP1) WU not Working [duplicate]

I have an Intel computer, no brand, and since update fails to find April 16 updates, I thought Malwarebytes Anti-Malware, HitmanPro or ESET Smart Security were the problem, so I backup all my data and ...
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Update from XP to 10 without internet

I have an old PC that is running Windows XP. Because of various reasons I want it to run something newer, but it isn't connected to the internet. I don't have any way to easily connect it via ethernet ...
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Shortcut hotkey is not working after windows update

I am using a shortcut to mute my sound when I sleep and computer is working, because skype nofitications and so on are annoying during the night. Before I had a problem that shortcut was activated ...
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Is NoAutoRebootWithLoggedOnUsers still supported/effective on Windows 10?

Note: something similar has a good answer here How to disable automatic reboots in Windows 10?. This is not the same because I'm explicitely looking for information about a different option. Plain ...
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Vista shutdown hung after 200 updates

I've recently reinstalled Vista with SP2 on an old laptop to try resolve numerous issues for a friend. Afterwards I installed all the drivers from the manufactures websites with no problems. I ...
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Windows Server 2012 Updates

I understand I'm supposed to allow http://.update.microsoft.com, https://.update.microsoft.com, http://download.windowsupdate.com on my windows firewall in order to get downloads to work, but my ...
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Windows 10 bluescreens on startup

Windows 7 forced me to update to Windows 10 about 2 weeks ago. It ran okay for awhile, but most morning when I wake up it is out of sleep mode for no specific reason. I found closing the lid seemed ...
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Can't install IE11 on Windows 7. Error idk. Should I reinstall everything? Can I use it without ie11?

21:14:55, Info DISM DISM.EXE: <----- Starting Dism.exe session -----> 21:14:55, Info DISM DISM.EXE: 21:14:55, Info DISM ...
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Windows 10 Home Edition on a T1 Line

I work for a small company which has a few computers for public use. These machines are on a separate subnet, but still use the same T1 internet connection as the rest of the registers and staff ...
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windows 10 wuauclt.exe not working

I was using wuauclt.exe /detectnow /updatenow till now and now on my Windows 10 Enterprise Build 1511 it's not working Is there an alternative way to detect and install updates using command? I ...
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stuck at Windows 10 build 1511; Windows update doesn't show build 14316

I want to install the new Windows 10 build 14316 (w/ Bash shell!). I signed up for Windows insider and set the update speed to fast ring [see bottom image]. Unfortunately, when I click the update ...
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Windows 10 Mail-app disappears after app update

On a Windows 10 (64-bit, Education) machine with the following users: user a, user (non-admin), Microsoft-Account user b, user (non-admin), Microsoft-Account Administrator, admin, local-Account I ...
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Block Windows 10 P2P updates with a corporate firewall

I work for a small IT company that fix mostly Windows computers, and lately we have an huge issue with Windows 10 updates. When a new computer enters our network and starts downloading updates, it ...
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wuauclt.exe /detectnow /updatenow not installing all updates

I would like to install updates from command line OS : Windows 7 x64 I ran wuauclt.exe /detectnow /updatenow and in the log it says "No feature Update available" but it never installed the ...
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Windows Home Premium not installing updates. [duplicate]

I have enclosed event viewer system log: Event filter with query "SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > ...
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Windows Update Service - Windows 10 [duplicate]

I keep disabling the windows update service in Windows 10 several times a week even though the service was stopped and disabled. I only want Windows Update service to run when I want to update Windows ...
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Cannot update from Windows 10 Build 10240

My current version of Windows 10 is Build 10240 (x64). About 2 weeks ago, I upgraded from Windows 7, I removed my "Previous Windows Installation", so my understanding is that I should now be able to ...
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there is not updates in my WSUS for window server 2012

i have WSUS configured in Windows server 2008 . and i have mix environment of window 7 ,server 2008 ,2003 and Server 2012 . but i did't seen any updates in WSUS for window server 2012 .in wsus ...
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Permanantly delete BITS annd Windows update services in windows 10

I have windows 10 enterprizes. i know that there is no way to stop windows 10 update. but we can only stop it from downloading updates by using registry and group policy. but it still takes too much ...
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How to find out which particular update Windows is downloading?

My system tray is telling me "windows is downloading updates (9% complete)". How do I figure out what it is downloading right now? i.e. "KB123456, Flux Capacitor update 2.1c (1.5 MB)" and perhaps ...
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windows 10 upgrade wont show percentages or time remaining

My dad is using windows 7 professional 64 - bit and he has clicked that upgrade to windows 10 button in the notification area but it has been going on for an hour and a half without any percentage ...
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Installation of two different intel hd graphics diver over an single GPU

I have windows 7 ultimate SP1. Recently i was experiencing some issues about Windows Update stuck but by following correct solution from this site. windows update started working. before this happens ...
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Windows 10 update interruption

I accidentaly turned off my computer at the beginning of windows update. After powering it on again the updates and boot went through normally. Should i somehow check for any installation errors, or ...
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Windows update stand alone pakages (msu) loop

The windows update of my windows 7 sp1 is not working. So i decided to get possible updates as a stand alone packages. i downloaded many packages. but when i clicked at one of the packages firstly ...
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Where is old good “Updates” option in Windows 10 Control Panel?

I am running Microsoft Windows [Version 10.0.10586]. I realized that it no more shows "Updates" option in Control Panel. Quick online search revealed that stuff has been removed in Settings > Update. ...
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Did I just completely disable Windows 10 updates by disabling the Windows Update service?

I have a data cap and was trying to disable auto-updates on my laptop to use less data. I went into Services from the control panel and set the Startup Type of Windows Update to Disabled by ...
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Windows Fix it “resolving problems” - is it safe to “end task”? [duplicate]

I downloaded Microsoft Fix it because my Windows 7 Updates failed to download (stuck at 0%). For the past 30 minutes, Fix it looks like this: Does anyone with Fix it experience know whether it is ...
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Windows 10 recovering by itself and fails to boot

During last week's windows 10 update, a computer in my house rebooted and started the "Reset your PC" process (as in reset to factory defaults) of the computer. The reset did not succeeded and the ...
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Why am I not able to apply the update “KB2670838” to my computer?

Background: I am trying to run the game "Leo's Fortune" on my computer. It shows the error: "Could not update DXGI factory! Try updating your Windows system." To try and solve this problem, listening ...
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The keyboard, WiFi and sound card stopped working after installing Windows 7 updates. How to fix this?

I have a preinstalled licensed Windows 7 x64 on my Asus laptop. I used to update it via the internet all the time, until at one point this proved to be a bad habit. I've been offered by Windows ...