It is 04h45 as I post this. You may need to restart your computer." Restarting did not help, I tried restarting both services mentioned in this thread and had no luck. Thanks! Give it up to 10 minutes. check over here
start service "Background Intelligent Transfer Service". Wednesday, August 01, 2012 2:50 AM 0 Sign in to vote thanks for help,,it works for me,, Wednesday, August 01, 2012 4:18 PM 0 Sign in to vote Telling the PC THANY YOU !!!!!! On a domain computer with GPO applied for auto update, there is no win defender. https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/kb/2730071
I suspect that Windows Defender may have updated that certificate - thereby allowing Windows Update to continue...Joseph W. Reply clive Jan 31, 2015 @ 01:13:35 Solution 2 works better if you stop the service, rename the folder and reboot. I have the same error message as this thread's title. Briefly, go to My Computer, right-click on your system drive (typically C:), select Properties, and click the Disk Cleanup button.
Thanks again, Normnar Proposed as answer by nar Saturday, May 26, 2012 6:53 AM Saturday, May 26, 2012 6:52 AM 1 Sign in to vote I had the same issue - Reply Richie Sep 18, 2015 @ 23:45:21 hi,the problem has not be sorted to my dell laptop latitude E6330. I am happy and I had donated small token to you. Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates Windows 7 64 Bit Hope this helps somebody.
I do not run microsoft essentials, or their earlier program defender. Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates Because Updates On This Computer Are Controlled By Reply TH Feb 08, 2015 @ 08:11:43 Thanks, man. Select "Never Check For Updates (Not Recommended)" in the dropdown box and then click "OK". https://www.wintips.org/windows-update-cannot-check-for-updates-windows-8-7-or-vista-solved/ You seem to be an expert on the topic.
Reply agus Apr 27, 2016 @ 13:50:31 It work , Thanks so much Reply Carlos Apr 29, 2016 @ 19:14:01 Gracias!!!!! Windows Update Not Working Windows 7 Richard Lloyd 264.093 görüntüleme 9:52 Windows Update cannot currently check for updates because the service is not running in Windows 7 - Süre: 1:43. Reply anargyros Nov 08, 2014 @ 18:30:34 thanks,work for me.. I have been searching for solutions for ages, and finally I have someone providing excellent solutions.
Reply Rob Jul 29, 2015 @ 09:50:13 Thanks a lot!!!
Reply Robert Alder Jan 22, 2015 @ 08:06:33 Nyoni (Dec 24, 2014 posting) . Windows Update Service Not Running Windows 7 Reply lakonst Oct 09, 2016 @ 09:29:47 @Mike: Please read more carefully before comment…The name of the folder is "SoftwareDistribution" Reply Amy Oct 21, 2016 @ 17:23:19 Thank you so much Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates Because You Must First Restart Only start is an option.
Microsoft Fix-it didn't help, but your solution 2 did resolve the problem : ) Reply Mr Eyesopen Jul 29, 2015 @ 12:11:53 Step 2 was causing the issue. check my blog Reply Raguvaran Sep 20, 2015 @ 08:35:12 U r my life safer.. Saturday, May 26, 2012 5:42 AM 1 Sign in to vote Thanks Brook, I too had both services running, but was still unable to restart. My problem got solved. Windows Update Service Missing
You are a hero! Step two worked perfectly. Gave up and downloaded the WIN 10 Anniversary Update ISO. this content services were already running but i get the error message.
Reply Lina Mar 24, 2016 @ 11:28:12 I've tried all solution and the problems still remain. Windows Update Fix Airplane RS 286.646 görüntüleme 4:33 Windows Update Cannot Currently Check For Updates And Update Service Is Missing FIX - Süre: 8:09. Here's how to give it a swift kick What do you do when Windows Update fails?
Can help me understand why deleting the folder will help to resolve the problem Reply Edgar L. I do not use Windows Defender on this box(the service is disabled). Between thinking I had screwed up something in the VM, and the many useless ‘fixes' on the net, I don't have much hair left. Windows Update Troubleshooter Windows 7 What is the connection between Defender and running Windows Updates?
So I installed the new driver and BINGO. Reply Bradford Jul 27, 2015 @ 19:24:05 I know it's a year later but YES, out of ALL the supposed fixes, THIS is the ONLY one that ACTUALLY WORKS!!! Great advice with Windows Defender. have a peek at these guys It helped me and my windows got started to update !
Proposed as answer by ststevenson007 Friday, August 10, 2012 11:43 PM Monday, June 04, 2012 3:42 PM 0 Sign in to vote This one worked for me,thanks alot. Reply Arne Edman Sep 19, 2014 @ 15:13:32 At least something that works. Reply Happy Camper Dec 04, 2014 @ 08:31:51 Worked like a charm! Reply Mark W Dec 29, 2014 @ 23:26:39 skipped the folder deletion step and still worked fine.
Reply Gola Magola Jun 19, 2015 @ 14:15:56 Thank u so much buddy……FINALLY IT WORK… Reply Jos van Keeken Jun 21, 2015 @ 10:21:21 Great! Your Solution 2 did the job. My PC manufacturer (DELL) does not have the driver available for my PC (Dimension E510). It help me :)) Tuesday, July 10, 2012 7:15 PM 0 Sign in to vote THANK YOU!!!
Reply jerry Dec 27, 2016 @ 08:56:27 @lakonst: I have tried all the solutions in the tutorials but none worked on my PC. What's going on here?!? My little champ is just purring along now. 🙂 Reply Dahiru Dec 25, 2014 @ 01:58:25 Finally! So I have no idea why Windows Update wants to install an HP driver... <_< But the trick of hiding the update solved my issue for the time being :).March