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Can't download ANY updates, even after factory reset!

  1. #1

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    Windows 8

    Can't download ANY updates, even after factory reset!

    Windows 8 64bit...Had problems with updating, tried EVERYTHING I read, nothing worked. Did a refresh, and updates worked for a few hours and then nothing. Tried EVERYTHING AGAIN, and no updates, just sits there, attempting to download. I tried to download and install just one update about 600kb in size for an hour, and it didn't even start downloading. Gave up and did a complete factory reset, saving nothing, and STILL have the same problem, no updates will download! And yes, I am online and can surf the net. Any ideas? Thanks

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  2. #2

    Posts : 2
    Windows 8.1 Professional N

    Are you using the new interface for updates or the old windows xp/2000/98 interface?

    From the desktop try opening the recycle bin and pasting Control Panel\System and Security\Windows Update in to the address bar and check manually from the resulting window
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Can't download ANY updates, even after factory reset!
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