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Error Message 80072EF3 when trying to check for updates?

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    BSOD Kernel Dump Analyst
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    Copy and paste this in command prompt
    Dism.exe /online /Cleanup-Image /StartComponentCleanup&sfc/scannow&Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth&sfc/scannow&pause
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    i have done that several times now, and this comes up....?

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  4. #24



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    You have no updates installed you said?

    Please go to your services and check for the windows update service if its started.
    Last edited by axe0; 31 May 2015 at 12:46.
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    Quote Originally Posted by hpuser View Post
    i have done that several times now, and this comes up....?


    The third command takes a long time to finish, just let it run.
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    What can you make of this?

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    That you have the same problem as I had, with update KB3022345.
    Please verify if you have this update.
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    Have you tried to force a check via the control panel?

    EDIT:
    Do you have a cd of windows that you can use?
    Last edited by axe0; 01 Jun 2015 at 11:55.
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    how do I force a check??

    and no I don't ):
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