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Topic # 101837 9-May-2012 23:20 Send private message

My updates are stuck at 14 of 26... Appears to be working away, but it's been like 30 mins.

Ive got windows 7 home premium 64 bit. Options? When do I start to panics?




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  Reply # 622611 9-May-2012 23:50 Send private message

After an hour, I shout down the pc. It appeared to complete the updates, restarted... Took ages ( couple mins ), then I ran windows update again. Now it's installing the updates again.

Guess what stuck at 14 of 26 one note 2010 (kb2589345) 32 bit edition...

Any ideas?




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  Reply # 622616 9-May-2012 23:57 Send private message

Ahhh now were at 16 of 26 so it's ticking along... All beit very slowly.

Resume normal transmission and goodnight from Singapore




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  Reply # 622632 10-May-2012 07:25 Send private message

No ideas, but when it's a long list of updates I usually install a few at a time. Also if there's any .Net update I uncheck those and install after all other updates are done.

Obviously not very good if it's a production server, but in those cases I usually see less updates since we don't usually have Office and other software installed on those.





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  Reply # 622652 10-May-2012 08:38 Send private message

Had the same issue; just waited and it finished eventually. Murphy's law said it would happen right when I wanted to power down the computer so I could turn the mains off! Felt like throwing the damn thing out the window.

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