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Windows 8 installing same update

  1. #1

    Posts : 1
    Windows 8

    Windows 8 installing same update

    So I've had this problem for awhile where it will say I need the following important update installed: "Update for Windows 8 for x64-based Systems (KB2756872)" and so I click to install it, it loads the bar about a fourth of the way and then goes to "The updates were installed" and I go to check for more updates and it shows the same exact update. So I rebooted my computer a number of times and it still wants to install that same update.

    If I view my update history it shows that same update being installed and that it "succeeded" but I don't see it in my list of installed updates.

    Any advice or help would be much appreciated.

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  2. #2

    Posts : 72
    Windows 8 Pro

    If it's not showing up under installed updates, install it manually from here and then re-run Windows Update to see if that fixes the problem.

    Download Update for Windows 8 for x64-based Systems (KB2756872) from Official Microsoft Download Center
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Windows 8 installing same update
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