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    Windows Phone 6, Windows CE 5, Windows Vista x32, Windows 7 x32/x64, Windows 8 x64

    Windows Updates


    Every time that I get a major series of updates for Windows 7, I check Windows 8 and see if there are any updates listed. When I open up Windows Update through the Control Panel, it tells me there are no updates. So I then select Check for Updates and once it's complete, lo and behold, there's a swag of updates.

    It does this every time for some reason, yet with two Windows 7 PCs and one Vista laptop, I'm alerted to the updates every time. I have automatic updates selected, so there should be no reason for this to happen. Does anyone else find this happening?

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    Sounds strange !
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  3. #3


    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    I'm glad you posted about this issue.
    I checked for updates & saw none & clicked check for updates & there were 16 !


    I cant answer your question but now I know how to find if there really are any updates.
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    @Ray8,
    Yes, it happens to me as well.
    @vrosa,
    Welcome back, nice to see you after a long time.
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