Need help with windows update please!
Tried for months now to get windows update to work properly. I still see a message pop up in my lower toolbar, that says: windows cannot verify the updates, with a red x. I'll try to update manually and it shows 0% all the time. When I go and check to see if there have been updated, it will show a little from time to time, who have downloaded successfully, but believe that is made during a unrolled task he is set to make only 1 or two from time to time will show. I don't know what else to do. It's Windows Vista. Help, please... My Windows defender seems to fine day. Help, please... Thank you...
I guess that part of the question could be a driver which is really old or similar should not be loaded.
This exit Windows updates on (after you have access) and stop the updates of the driver to load.
How to disable automatic driver Installation in Windows Vista - drivers
http://TechNet.Microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc730606 (WS.10) .aspx
You can use the solutions in this KB - 3 methods and I listed a little help for them below
The update is not installed successfully, you receive a message, and the computer restarts when you try to
install an update in Windows Vista
Method 1: Start Windows Vista with the Windows installation media and use the repair feature
How to do a startup repair in Vista
You can also do a safe mode startup repair to access the Recovery Options If you have them available
or use the DVD as described above.
This tells you how to access the System Recovery Options
Try recovery options Startup Repair
How to do a startup repair
Method 2: Start the system in safe mode and then use the system restore feature
How to make a Vista system restore
You can also do a restore of the system of starting with a Vista disk.
Method 3: Rename the Pending.xml file, and then change the registry (this method is part of the advanced troubleshooting)
See article below for that.
You can use this method on the updates that have this problem.
Hide the update (click right - HIDE in the updates of Windows) and go to the Microsoft Download Center to download
and install it.
Microsoft Download Center
Once you are in Windows I was running once again reset here as a precaution.
How to reset the Windows Update components?
Hope this helps sort it out for you.
Rob - bicycle - Mark Twain said it is good.
I need help with an error code that is given to my PC when I try to put up-to-date
1. don't you make recent changes?
2. This does happen with any special updates or all updates?
I suggest you to follow these steps and check if that helps:
If you have installed a security software on the computer, then I suggest you try to disable temporary and check to see if the same problem happens. Make sure that you enable security software back once the diagnosis is made to prevent the computer from virus attacks.
I suggest you follow the steps in the link below and check if it helps:
It will be useful.
I'm really becoming disillusioned and anrgy. In the last 5 weeks or so I installed Windows 7 on at least 11 PCs,... and in all cases, bar 1, I am facing the same problem. I use the Start button, windows update to check for updates after a new installation, sometimes in a few seconds, I get the red error message, other times the normal practice of verification of updates begins. Invariably, nothing happens except the window Windows Update appears to 'disappear' or forget it works, so I start it again, wait forever and finally get the Red writes the error message. I tried the windows online and offline "Fixit and the right sequence is repeated continuously." Yesterday morning at 04:00 [if there are 36 hours] I completed a new installation, over the next 24 hours, I have to have rebooted and retried the windows update at least 4 times. I also tried a couple of different ' FixIt. This morning, becoming almost ready to... Yet once, I tried to use the updates. He did what he normally does... the scan, check... check... NOPE! nothing for you. So I tried the specific 'fixit' MicrosoftFixit.wu.LB.7235772074748435.1.1.Run it tooks ages and ages to complete... but once it was over, no changes because no errors not found. Immediately, I opened windows update via the Start button, click on check for updates... and immediately got written red error with updates. [Screenshots have been taken, timestamped in the seconds between them showing the previous references].
Can someone help me? Why is - this all of a sudden becomes a common problem? Each PC I put back nine have different configurations, my wireless network has no problem with updates from the manufacturer's websites... SO, WHY THIS ISSUE FROM MICROSOFT?
It is expected by M$, we must now jump through hoops to clean install.
Whenever I try to run Windows Update, I get an error Code 80070490. Any suggestions?
The error you receive occurs if there is corruption in the manifest of component maintenance base. The only way to fix this is to do a "repair" of Windows Vista installation.
The 'repair' installation (upgrade on-site) will not affect your installed programs or data. Just make sure that you are already connected to your computer when you start the installation. Do not boot from the DVD .
If the installation does not start automatically when you insert the DVD, run setup.exe from your DVD player.
- When the Setup program starts and the install now screen, click install now .
- Note When you receive the important Get updates for installation message, click go online .
- Click upgrade when the which type of installation you want? appears
Please let us know if this solves the problem for you.
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My computer again "Windows can not check updates" and then when I try to get an update, it is said, 'to check the updates, you must first install an update for Windows Update', then when I install it, it closes Windows update, then re-opens saying "Windows could not serch updates" I have no idea what is the problem?
How to reset the Windows Update settings?
Need help with windows defender. all my files folders pictures everythiing disappeared and I find myself with this black screen and it is not all good: o)
I don't know why vista windows no longer charge, or when the files and folders disappeared
How Windows Defender is on this problem?
Follow these steps to try to solve your problems of boot.
Try typing F8 at startup and in the list of Boot selections, select Mode safe using ARROW top to go there > and then press ENTER.
Try a restore of the system once, to choose a Restore Point prior to your problem...
Click Start > programs > Accessories > system tools > system restore > choose another time > next > etc.
If restore work not and you do not have a Vista DVD from Microsoft, do a repair disc to do a Startup Repair:
Download the ISO on the link provided and make a record of repair time it starts.
Go to your Bios/Setup, or the Boot Menu at startup and change the Boot order to make the DVD/CD drive 1st in the boot order, then reboot with the disk in the drive.
At the startup/power on you should see at the bottom of the screen either F2 or DELETE, go to Setup/Bios or F12 for the Boot Menu.
When you have changed that, insert the Bootable disk you did in the drive and reboot.
Link above shows what the process looks like and a manual, it load the repair options.
NeoSmart containing the content of the Windows Vista DVD 'Recovery Centre', as we refer to him. It cannot be used to install or reinstall Windows Vista, and is just a Windows PE interface to recovering your PC. Technically, we could re-create this installation with downloadable media media freely from Microsoft (namely the Microsoft WAIK, several gigabyte download); but it is pretty darn decent of Microsoft to present Windows users who might not be able to create such a thing on their own.
Read all the info on the website on how to create and use:
It's a very good Vista startup repair disk.
You can do a system restart tool, system, etc it restore.
It is NOT a disc of resettlement.
And the 32-bit is what normally comes on a computer, unless 64-bit.
1. slave of your hard drive in another computer and read/save your data out there.
2. put your Hard drive in a USB hard drive case, plug it into another computer and read/save from there.
3 Alternatively, use Knoppix Live CD to recover data:
Download/save the file Knoppix Live CD ISO above.
Download the Vista software from the link above.
After installing above ISO burning software, right click on the Knoppix ISO file > copy the Image to a CD.
Knoppix is not installed on your PC; use only the resources of your PC, RAM, graphics etc.
Change the boot order in YOUR computer/laptop to the CD/DVD Drive 1st in the boot order.
Plug a Flash Drive/Memory Stick, BOOT with the Live CD, and you should be able to read the hard drive.
When the desktop loads, you will see at least two drive hard icons on the desktop (one for your hard drive) and one for the USB key.
Click on the icons of hard drive to open and to understand which drive is which.
Click the icon for the USB drive and click on "Actions > Change the read/write mode" so you can write to disk (it is read-only by default for security reasons).
Now to find the files you want to back up, just drag and drop them on the USB. When you're done, shut down the system and remove the USB key.
See you soon.
Mick Murphy - Microsoft partner
Recently, I met a problem with Windows update on my laptop (OS-Windows 7). Everything is fine with it, but when I try to install updates (recommended or optional) window says that it downloads the updates, but the progress remains to 0KB and 0% downloaded status. I tried to restart the service of windows update with utility update of windows running, but without success. However, I was able to install updates, most of them associated with Microsoft.NET framework 3.5.1 (I'm not sure of the version of the .NET Framework is installed in my computer). But when I tried to install other updates updated security windows or .NET Framework 4. XX version update, he gave the same answer that I mentioned above.
I can give my specifications and other information required if necessary.
Please help me with this problem about the update of windows.
Thanks for your time and your help.
Try the following: set never 'Find updates' automatic updates and then restart Windows. Download and install KB3161608.
Best regards, VZ
I don't have this icon on my desktop so I can not to update or windows 10 reserve
need help with this, I want to experience windows 10!
I need a quick answer, I tried to find a way to book and I can't do anything
Try this tool to upgrade your system: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10/media-creation-tool-install
I need help download Windows Live with my Vista operating system. I get a screen popup telling me to "Get Windows Platform Update." I have the following message. When I check all my updates, none of them appear. What I am doing wrong?
- In the list, select one of the following updates. (Only the update that applies to your operating system appears.)
Update for Windows Vista (KB971644) platform
Platform Update for Windows Vista x 64-based Systems (KB971644)
Platform for Windows Server 2008 (KB971644) update
Update for Windows Server 2008 x 64 Edition (KB971644) platform
Thanks for your help!
This forum is for Microsoft Security Essentials, not Windows Live.
You have to get help from Windows Live Support and Forums:
Here is the Solution Center: http://windowslivehelp.com/product.aspx?productid=10.
This is the only Forum for Windows Live ID: http://windowslivehelp.com/forums.aspx?forumid=d3fda415-1e53-4007-8e0c-2a77180ffb1d. This is where you post for assistance.
I have a laptop that I had to change the HARD drive due to a complete failure. I had a Windows 7 key I know has been good and have never used, purchased as part of a package of pc 3. Now the installation tells me that this is not a valid key. I paid almost $150.00 for this set of 3 installs for Windows 7, about 5 years ago.
The old HDD is dead, I tried to connect with a USB key and nothing. The laptop was working fine with WIndows 10, then the portable HARD drive is simply dead. I need help with a new key, or at least the one I have to work. The new drive HARD won't have not all partitions or any attached former windows key. I can't get past the check of Windows screen.
Need help please.
You must use the product key located on the COA sticker (at the bottom of the laptop, sometimes inside the battery cover or access. Once you have located the product key, and then follow the instructions below to change the key of the key from the factory to the key on the sticker.
How to change Windows 7 product key
Hi, I need help with the installation of the updates of CS5. I get the following message: some updates to installation failure. My product is already registered. Can someone help me, please?
Erkan please download and apply updates directly from updates.
I received a question in a course and I tried my best to respond, and now my brain is giving. I would really appreciate help with the update statement. I don't mind if you do not validate a solution, a little nudge in the right direction would be really useful. I'll post that I got.
/ * For these agents disabled on more than seven missions, change their date of deactivation of the first date of deactivation of all the agents that have been activated in the same year as the agent that you update currently.
I have it divided into parts, here is my select statement to agents disabled on more than 7 missions, which produces the deactivation_dates in the agents table that I want to update...
.. .and the code for the first date of deactivation for each year of activation agent
SELECT s.deactivation_date FROM ( SELECT a.deactivation_date, count(m.mission_id) as nomissions FROM agents a INNER JOIN missions_agents m on a.agent_id=m.agent_id GROUP BY a.deactivation_date ) s WHERE s.nomissions>7 AND s.deactivation_date IS NOT NULL
..... I am not real to marry these two statements together in the Update statement. I can't extract each date of deactivation produced in the first select statement and their match against the first date of deactivation in the year they have been activated for the second select statement.
select a2.deactivation_date from agents a2 where a2.deactivation_date= ( select min(a.deactivation_date) from agents a where to_number(to_char(a.activation_date,'YYYY'))=to_number(to_char(a2.activation_date,'YYYY')) )
Any help greatly appreciated... :))
I began to wonder how things would :)
First of all why he chooses the date the earliest of all agents
UPDATE AGENTS_COPY AC /* (1) */ SET DEACTIVATION_DATE = ( SELECT MIN(AGS.DEACTIVATION_DATE) FROM AGENTS_COPY AGS , AGENTS_COPY AC /* (2) */ WHERE TRUNC(AGS.ACTIVATION_DATE,'YEAR') = TRUNC(AC.ACTIVATION_DATE,'YEAR') /* (3) */ )
He recovers as soon as the subquery has not been correctly set in the SET clause. It seems you are trying to update a correlated, but we are still having a conceptual shift. I have added a few comments to your code above and below will explain.
(1): when you do a correlated update it is useful to the table alias that you did right here.
(2): this table statement is not necessary and is the reason why the FIRST deactivation date is selected. The alias that you use (3) refers to THIS table, not the one defined in the update statement. Remove the line indicated by (2) in the FROM clause and a correlated update will happen.
and secondly why is it to update each row, when I thought that I'm just the lines where the agents are disabled and missions > 7? Pointers on where I'm wrong would be very appreciated. (SQL = stupid query language!) :)
user8695469 wrote: then why is it to update each row, when I thought that I'm just the lines where the agents are disabled and missions > 7? Pointers on where I'm wrong would be very appreciated. (SQL = stupid query language!) :)
WHERE EXISTS ( SELECT a.agent_id, count(m.mission_id) FROM agents a /* INNER JOIN AC ON AC.AGENT_ID = A.AGENT_ID */ INNER JOIN missions_agents m ON a.agent_id=m.agent_id GROUP BY a.agent_id, a.deactivation_date HAVING count(m.mission_id)>7 AND a.deactivation_date IS NOT NULL )
Once again this problem is similar to the question above that a correlation update doesn't work. Test existence of lines in an EXISTS subquery. Since your subquery is not related to the table that you are trying to update, it will be always return a line and, therefore, it returns true for EACH LINE in the AGENTS table. To limit the game to only agents > 7 missions results, you need to add a join condition that references the table in your update statement. I added one above (with comments) as a sample.
I recommend you look over all material that you have associated with correlated subqueries, including documents that I posted above. This seems to be what you're having the problem more with. If you need me to explain the concept of correlated queries any better please let me know.
I have brand new computer and need windows update 8 for windows 8.1 but when I try to update the store and click on the free updated windows 8.1 I got the message "not available". I downloaded and installed the KB 2871389 update but without success. My OS: Windows 8 64-bit language (version 6.2 version 9200)
Hello. Thanks for the quick response, but the PROBLEM IS NOT RESOLVED.
I did everything you told me:
1 create the installation media for Windows 8.1.
2. "Download Windows 8.1.
3. "How to create a Bootable USB or a DVD with an ISO of Windows 8 or 8.1"
4 picked up the product with magicaljellybean.com/keyfinder/ key
I also checked the product key and it is CORREECT but I can't go further cos I got the message that my key is not valid for this edition of Windows.
MY WINDOWS 8 IS TURNED ON, BUT MY PRODUCT KEY CANNOT BE USED TO UPGRADE TO 8.1
Do NOT post in uppercase, because it is considered as shouting and is difficult to read.
You have 8 SL > you download 8.1 SL
When you reinstall it will go take the product key and activate the system automatically.
If it does not, follow these steps:
"How to activate Windows 8 and 8.1 telephone"
I solved the problem by doing this...
I have disabled the start secure in the bios, reformat the computer through the partition to restore by using the 'Minimized Image' option, disabled the automatic updates, manually downloaded KB2871389 and KB2917499 and installed, then ran the troubleshooting of Windows Update, and it then allowed me to start the download from the Microsoft Store wihtout 8.1 get updated which were needed for Win8. As I type this 8.1 is the installation. I cross my fingers and hope it works. I have WAY too much time invested is this crazy situation. Microsoft is getting worse day by day.
I got a message saying I needed to update my windows. I went to windows update, the express settled. I received a message that says that I can't install the update to windows. This is the message I received:
The website has encountered a problem and cannot display the page you are trying to view. Take the following steps to try to resolve the problem:
- Refresh the page.
- In Internet Explorer, delete the temporary Internet files by going to the Tools menu and then Internet Options.
- Close and then reopen Internet Explorer.
Then I'm defragmenting my "C" drive and I get an error with the States: Please run chkdsk /f. I run that, once it goes through the whole process, I will return to defragment and I STILL get the same message. I don't know how to clear these while I am able to update and to defragment my system.
Thank you for your help
You can try the troubleshooting provided in the link below steps to fix the problem.
You receive an error message "0x800A01AE" or a "0 x 080070570" error message when you try to connect to the Windows Update Web page or to the Microsoft Update Web page in Windows Server 2003 or Windows XP
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