Error "Windows Update cannot currently check for updates, because the service is not running." You may have to restart your computer. "after replacing hard drive

I've upgraded to a replacement hard drive, but Windows Update won't work now. Everything else seems OK.

The error is: "Windows Update cannot currently check for updates, because the service is not running." You may have to restart your computer.

I restarted the computer a couple of times and in respect of the Services runs it the Windows Update service.

Operating system is Vista 64 bit.

Original title: Windows Update

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I've upgraded to a replacement hard drive, but Windows Update won't work now. Everything else seems OK.

The error is: "Windows Update cannot currently check for updates, because the service is not running." You may have to restart your computer.

I restarted the computer a couple of times and in respect of the Services runs it the Windows Update service.

Operating system is Vista 64 bit.

After the upgrade to the bigger hard disk, I found that the technology Intel Rapid Storage Technology driver should be updated. Once this is done Windows update ran properly. Microsoft Fixit did not help in this circumstance.

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