I'll continue to research the problem though. See HP Notebook PCs - Precautions to Take Before Updating to Vista Service Pack 1 for additional information about SP1. Scan for viruses. After you install this update, you may have to restart your system. Source
Back to top #5 antoniu200 antoniu200 Topic Starter Members 185 posts OFFLINE Local time:04:50 AM Posted 11 December 2015 - 05:17 PM I didn't make any changes today and neither aweysham. Has Microsoft published explanation of problem and addressed permanent fix? Use the Disk Cleanup utility to help find and remove temporary files. see it here
Windows Vista Post Sp2 Update Pack
These files include internet files, cache files, and other temporary files that are created automatically by programs or are left behind when new programs were installed. Several functions may not work. This month's December 2015 Patch Tuesday updates required a full hour on my machine before it finished the "Checking for updates..." phase and finally presented a list of available updates, so Windows Update also provides you with information if the PC has known software or hardware compatibility issues.
Samsung HD502HJ (500GB, SATA). According to Control Panel | Programs and Features on my 32-bit Vista machine, my .NET Framework v4.5.2 has been updated to v4.5.51209 since the latest December 2015 security patch KB3099869 was Samsung HD502HJ (500GB, SATA). Windows Vista Stuck On Checking For Updates I hovered over it and it said downloading and installing updates 0% and it stayed there at 0%.
To be prepared in the event of an operating system failure, you should: Create or order the allowed one (1) set of Vista Recovery discs. Vista Updates Since Sp2 I'll keep you guys posted if I have any luck. What is SP2 and should I install it? Beginning in late 2006 and early 2007, some HP and Compaq computers were designated as Vista Capable and could be upgraded to Vista. (See the scenarios below).
Windows Vista Checking For Updates Never Ends
Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top LH Posts: 20002 This post has been reported. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/611898/windows-vista-update-hangs-at-checking-for-updates/ Hopefully someone else will jump into this thread to help you collect diagnostic logs and determine the best way forward. -------------32-bit Vista Home Premium SP2 * Firefox v42.0 * IE9 * Windows Vista Post Sp2 Update Pack Also I have KIS 2009 installed as well. Security Update For Windows Vista (kb3145739) Windows 7 UltimateSP1 64bit, installed March 2016.
Back to top #6 devilus devilus Members 220 posts OFFLINE Local time:05:50 AM Posted 26 April 2016 - 12:22 PM Having the same problem and pursuing similar solutions with out http://renoscanner.com/windows-vista/windows-vista-hp-laptop.html Installing SP2 will not fix existing operational problems and may cause additional problems. Finally decided to uninstall SP2 (as per ScottW suggestion, thanks). Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. Windows Update Not Working After Vista Sp2
However, when I attempted to install it stated update not for my system. Windows Vista Updates Not Working You may want to wait until you receive the recovery discs before installing SP2. Recovery path if the licensed OS was and still is XP Older HP Pavilion and Compaq Presario computers that were manufactured in 2006 and before, and were shipped with XP are
Back to top #12 devilus devilus Members 220 posts OFFLINE Local time:05:50 AM Posted 11 May 2016 - 05:12 AM This time it was the security patch KB3153199.
still the same. If not, you can try to download and install it manually: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51871 This patch can really help. (First disable Windows Update. Back to top #3 KellyB56 KellyB56 Topic Starter Members 16 posts OFFLINE Local time:07:50 PM Posted 22 April 2016 - 04:36 AM Bingo! Windows Vista Updates Not Downloading Remove all unnecessary files and defrag the hard drive.
I used file "WindowsUpdateAgent30-x86.exe" with the /wuforce switch and ran it from a HDD not containing the OS. 3. Disabled NIS 09' temporarily to no avail. It resets all the settings to the default. Run the Microsoft Update utility to apply all the Microsoft Windows patches and updates for Vista.
Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. After the update is complete, when you logon to the computer you will see a message stating that the update to Vista Service Pack 2 was successful, or that there was I've been using Vista with SP1 for long time and have all the initial bugs worked out of Vista thanks to lots of help and hacks from people like on this It can be downloaded here: 32bit https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=52238 64bit https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=52217 (Stop WU service, install the update, restart.
PCDIMWIT pcdimwit 18:13 27 Jan 12 I have just checked the system properties on this computer and it says it is Vista OS with Service pack 2 - do you