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  1. BlockBlazerMC

    Windows 10 My PC is soft-locked into startup because of Windows Update

    My PC has been having some issues lately. It can't even update itself properly. Every time it tries, It fails and attempts to restore my previous version of windows. I tried to disable it myself, but It still somehow got an update through. This update basically screwed my PC because after it...
  2. Nebojsa

    XP Pro KB954920 32bit kinda urgent

    Please if someone has or knows how and where to find KB954920 that is not included in XP SP3, I would appreciate so much if you are to post a link or upload to dropbox... This is the original page for that KB article, but it's not available for download anymore since they've cut support on XP...
  3. J

    Windows 10 Windows Cumulative update fails to install

    Specs: 8GB RAM RX 480 i5-7500 Windows 10 Home (Currently running on version KB2565063 - the last update which correctly installed) Running Windows Firewall and Malwarebytes as Anti Virus software - as far as I know the system is on the correct time (GMT +1 or BST) The latest update...
  4. C

    Taskbar and Start Menu Broken After Windows Update Today

    After putting off the big update pushed by Microsoft (is it called "Creator's update"?) for a couple days, I finally relented today and did it. It took quite a while, but when it came up, I desperately wished I'd NOT done it. First, my taskbar lost most of the items I'd customized to it. I...
  5. LUGUYOK

    Windows Updates

    After I reformat my computer from Windows Vista Business to Windows 7 SPK 1 64 bit checking for updates take me long & never get the updates, what I can do? please HELP!!!
  6. psw

    Windows 10 Better controls of update downloads

    Hi, Looking for way to control the download of windows updates. I like autoupdate but to continue using it I have to be able to set a time-window for downloads. Here's the reason. I've typically got 2 desktops and up to 3 notebooks working at home. I'm at the extreme end of a copper dsl...
  7. N

    Windows 10 Apps won't open and anniversary upgrade won't install

    Hello, I have a problem with my Dell Inspiron N7110 with Windows 10 Pro x64. First of all, when I installed the anniversary update, the computer updated and restarted. But when it booted up, lines of script came on the screen that said that the watch dog service was starting up (or something...
  8. N

    Windows 10 Apps won't open and anniversary upgrade won't install

    Hello, I have a problem with my Dell Inspiron N7110 with Windows 10 Pro x64. First of all, when I installed the anniversary update, the computer updated and restarted. But when it booted up, lines of script came on the screen that said that the watch dog service was starting up (or something...
  9. M

    Windows 7 won't backup, update, change settings

    I have an older Sony Vaio laptop (3yrs) that fails at backup. Through the backup and restore session, run as Administrator, press the button and all that happens is the screen minimizes from full to half screen. no error message. It also will not allow me to change the settings. Also will...
  10. Ketan Parekh

    Windows 7 home update issue

    Hello folks, I'm new to this forums and I am directly rushing to my question. I have Sony VAIO (Model - EH15) with licensed Windows 7 Home Basic. My laptop ran out of internet for few months so hadn't updated as well. I just connected to Internet yesterday and looked for the updates. Windows...
  11. fuzmaster

    New Windows Update Installed, Boots Incredibly Slowly

    I recently installed windows 10 update and now my computer boots up very slowly to the point where it takes a half hour to an hour for it to get to the login in screen. I have an ssd and previous it takes around 10 to 20 seconds, so I have no idea what's going on and what is causing this. My...
  12. J

    Windows 10 Anniversary update failure

    I downloaded the Win10_1607_English_x64.iso file and burned it to disk. I tried twice to install. Both attempts failed! After completely running through the installation, the first attempt gave the error 0xc1900101-0x40017 and the second attempt gave the error 0XC190010-0X4007. Grrrrrrrrrrrr! In...
  13. M

    How Do I Create A Backup Of A Backup Of Windows 8.1

    I have windows 10 and sadly stuck with it unless I restore my PC to factory settings. Now Windows 8.1 was the last stable Windows OS I had (I know many hated windows 8.1 but I loved it) Now I have my main USB Hardrive which contains all of my media, videos, software, etc. I want to put these...
  14. cuzzinkevin

    Blue screen on startup

    My computer using windows 7 64 (professional i think) recently auto shutdown to apply an update. While this was happening the computer accidentally was switched off. When i restarted everything seemed fine until i got past the 'starting windows' screen with the flag (straight after the bios...
  15. steve miller

    If your colleague still not want to upgrade to Win10 :)

    I hope this is not to off-topic but I just found that website and will try it for sure: fakewindowsupdate (com) It simulates Windows Updates (98, XP, 7 etc) but the Windows 10 is an Installation screen. Love the idea to use it with some of my friends who dont want to upgrade :) Hope you got...
  16. marq020

    Can't update from 7 to 10

    So I decided that I want to take advantage of the free update, so today I tried to do it. From windows update I clicked on "Restart now" (Win10 is already downloaded) but it just reboots back to windows 7. After a couple attempts I figured this isn't working. So I remembered that there are some...
  17. carbide

    Windows 7 Update checks forever.

    New pc build, got everything set up and now went to install the updates(security, bugs etc..) from the windows checker but it just keeps on checking forever, after 2 hours it is still checking.I ran the troubleshooter and it came up with this( ). Any ideas?
  18. Alexlmn

    Sound problems (update 15/04/16)

    Yesterday my laptop had an automatic windows update when I shut down the system. Today when I tried to listen to music with my earbuds (3.5 jack) the music wont play. I've tried to use my headset ad it doesn't work neither. Without the earbuds, the sound works perfectly. I've tried updating mij...
  19. N

    Automatic Update Check and Install Error Notifications

    There are a few things in Windows Update that have been bothering me lately, and they have been happening on two Windows 7 computers. I have tried a few things, but nothing has helped. On one of the computers, I receive the following error: "Windows could not check for updates automatically."...
  20. U

    changing update settings to important updates only--help?

    My laptop currently has all the default update setting checked so it installs all optional, recommended, and important updates. Is it okay to change the setting to install only important updates? What are the recommended and optional updates I will not be getting? What are the pros and cons of...
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