I suggest you leave the computer to finish the task- if required leave it overnight. This worked for me on one computer, but then on another one I had to turn the Windows Update service off first. I hope your crucial data and personal information was backed up 2. If its still stuck after that, shut down the computer by holding down the power button. It takes a very long time and sometimes causes explorer to crash! The windows update system should recognise that it froze and remove the offending up date this does not always work.
I let it update and what not but after coming back to look at the computer from awhile of being out, I realized it had been stuck on installing one of the updates at least 20 had already been successfully. Now reboot from the win7 dvd, tap F8 till you see the advanced boot menu, then choose Repair. Hi, According to your description, we could try reset Windows Update components. They new they had to have a fix and then there was Win 8 and even bigger pile of crap. And there is absolutely no way out for the end users, because canceling the configuration process of the updates is a move equivalent to losing access to the entirely.
Next, I decided to create a brand new Windows 7 machine, and tried to run Windows Updates. Some of the updates released on February 12, 2008, as a part of the Microsoft monthly patch cycle, have managed to effectively kill Windows Vista. Keep your pc on until this is done, installing update. Whatever, by following this instruction in this video, you can easily get the solution of this problem. Turn off any internet connection.
Then each of the three installed fine and the rest of the updates too. Posted on Feb 13, 2011 This error code may be displayed if the device attempts to use one of Windows 2000's. General Discussion cannot use the restore function and the windows repair does not work. My F8 key does not open the safe mode option. There was just a massive cumulative update.
Code 35 You can see the error code in the Device status area of this dialog box. This will even happen in Safe Mode. Hi, According to your description, we could try reset Windows Update components. If you try to install windows 10, the same thing will probably happen again. Best Regards, Tao Please remember to mark the replies as an answers if they help and unmark them if they provide no help. There could be a stuck button on the remote causing the symptom. I did a clean install of Windows 7 Ultimate x64 after installed 33 updates, pressed restart after the updates installed now im stuck on configuring windows updates at 15% it wont progress any further, what can I do to fix this? Getting windows ready, don't turn off your computer.
In these situations we can try to restart the computer into the safe mode and and then check which update is causing the computer to stuck on stage 3 of 3. I fixed it by booting into safe mode and used recovery. If possible try to kill that update in safe mode too. I found your suggestions in my previous research; I just didn't want to list all the things that I tried in my initial post. Upgrade the firmware in the remote. Windows 10 patching seems to work just fine as I've had no issues with my Windows 10 machines.
It went to Windows 7 Updates. I'm the lucky winner who is stuck on the failure configuring windows update reverting changes screen. Go through the restore, then reboot the computer normally. Curious, what disk clean tool please? Hi, We haven't heard from you in a couple of days, have you solved the problem? If I can get back to my desktop I would do like 15 updates at a. I've tried f11 and had the disks. My system got 27 separate ones.
I tried force shutdown of computer and re-booting in safe mode. Everything is going well except that windows update takes forever , i took a 30 minute shower and it was still going ,i tried to use a wireless connection to see if that works but it didn't. . When I click download and install, it would freeze and stay there for a long time. Running win7 on a macbook pro via bootcamp. You would think Microsoft would have a better Update screen. Do not turn off you computer.
But it won't let me reboot in safe mode. Update the configuration Update your Harmony remote. Push in, and massage each button ensuring it is not stuck down. Please do not power off or unplug your machine, installing update. Update the configuration update the remote. Well when it powered back on i got this message. I get so tired of buying the same worn out garbage from Microsoft that is full of bugs while nobody with any stroke says a word.
Regards, K Suresh Hi, First of all, we may try turning it on in safe mode and clean boot with networking first, then try restart the update. Namely, the problem resides in the Vista installation software. Sorry, but I had already done this and sadly these suggestions have not worked. Once the firmware upgrade is complete, click on the Update Remote button 5. No button work but the mouse still moves.