Reply Sourabh Nath Jun 29, 2015 @ 18:15:46 Hats off….finally something worked after so much efforts!! Dell 15XPS laptop HD died, replaced drive (WD Blue 750 GB) and reinstalled from the Recovery Image (no Windows DVD with system). James says: 5 years ago I have a lenovo T410 that had the same problems with the windows update and the optical drive was always powering down and could not be Reply SkipperTW Nov 20, 2014 @ 18:15:56 Great post - thanks. weblink
Deleting the SoftwareDistribution folder worked like magic. You are good. Reply Val Jul 01, 2015 @ 14:49:15 Solution 2 worked as magic for me. but now it has that error message and thank you for fixing it !
I tried solution 1, stop, rename folder, restart service = didn't work I tried solution 2, running the Intel updater, didn't work I tried running the MS fix it, didn't help I'm so glad there are people like you who know how to keep us in the right direction. Reply A Sep 24, 2015 @ 22:58:06 haaa finally.. Reply William Dec 18, 2015 @ 03:33:16 This is the one that fixed it for me.
thanks alot.. Scott says: 5 years ago Thanks for posting this. Fixed a SP1 install issue. Net Start Bits Access Denied Windows 7 Reply kubikle Jan 31, 2015 @ 09:10:32 Thank you very much!
Many thanks for your help. Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates Because You Must First Restart had to reboot first (that part wasn't listed so it was really difficult) - lol Reply Den Nov 20, 2014 @ 07:55:57 Amen bro!! the second solution worked! Thanks a million!
thanks! Irrt Driver Windows 7 A reboot is not usually required but in most of the cases could help if the same error is experienced. Windows wouldn't update after installing the operating system. Reply mick_600 Jul 16, 2015 @ 12:10:10 I found method 1 on microsoft which typically didn't work.
Also BITS is missing. http://www.repairwin.com/fix-windows-update-cannot-currently-check-for-updates-because-the-service-is-not-running-error-windows-7/ Reply sheik mohideen Jan 28, 2015 @ 13:19:49 Thanks its working fine. Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates Because Updates On This Computer Are Controlled By Both dates reset to NEVER. Windows Update Service Missing If the service is not set to automatic, start it again after the reboot.
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Any further ideas? Only for me, the latest Intel drivers didn't work, had to go back to Version 1001 But you at least showed me where to start. Terri Napier says: 5 years ago Thank you so much! check over here Reply lakonst Dec 18, 2016 @ 10:00:19 @jerry: Try the steps in this tutorial: Fix: Windows Update Service or BITS Service is Missing from Windows Services.
Win 7 ultimate x64. Windows Update Service Name After few times switching on/off monitor while having DirectX game open, there are huge memory corruptions. Reply Jalopy Style Apr 17, 2015 @ 07:22:41 GREAT WORK MATE!
Tried most all the above and nothing worked until I updated the Intel Rapid Storage Driver manually to their latest, by picking one from heir list because their online update utility Reply anargyros Nov 08, 2014 @ 18:30:34 thanks,work for me.. Reply Jin Kamachi Feb 04, 2015 @ 13:27:13 thanks a lot!! Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates Vista Richard Lloyd 261.887 görüntüleme 9:52 how to fix "windows update cannot currently check for updates - Süre: 3:48.
sagat says: 6 years ago I had to start all over again with a new hard drive (old one died) and it could not update. I had a completely new installation that wouldn't update at all. Thank you so much Reply XavDeb Jul 27, 2016 @ 17:31:09 Solution 2 was the good one Reply Steve Aug 21, 2016 @ 12:00:08 Awesome fix and directions! this content I also tried other so called "fixes" that didn't work and I wasted so much time.
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Reply Capthmm Dec 31, 2014 @ 20:47:00 Thanks for the fix. Solution 2 worked for me! Reply Jane Nov 20, 2014 @ 21:58:29 Finally works!!! windows-7 windows-update services share|improve this question edited Jan 31 '11 at 21:06 Tom Wijsman 46.4k19148230 asked Nov 21 '10 at 15:37 N.O.R.G. 23113 add a comment| 3 Answers 3 active oldest
Thank u so much!! Reply Lorraine Jan 08, 2015 @ 23:25:42 Solution 2 worked for me too!!! I appreciate your effort - it really helps us keep things running. Getting an error message "Service Not Running".
Microsoft had no idea, nor did my IT man. thank you. thank you from the tropical island of the Philippines! Reply Nabeel Dec 16, 2016 @ 08:50:44 Solution 5 works properly Reply redesh Dec 17, 2016 @ 17:44:04 thank you.
Many thanks. Delete (or Rename e.g. Raymond Elixer says: 3 years ago Deleting the files in SoftwareDistribution worked like a charm. Reply Ken Nov 21, 2014 @ 17:20:00 Oh how I love Microsoft….
Reply Ali Dec 01, 2014 @ 08:52:03 I was stuck until finding your solution. After updating Intel Rapid Storage Technology to version 10.1.0.1008 Windows Update did not work anymore on my Gateway C142-XL laptop. If you have updated to the newest SATA driver, do not update any other INTEL HW driver.