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on new computer windows update stuck

  1. #1

    Posts : 7
    windows 8.1

    on new computer windows update stuck

    Started a new notebook with windows 8.1 64bit installed. Chose local account.
    Updater stuck. Then downloaded kb3135499 Installation of kb3135499 stucks. Window keeps saying searching for updates on this computer. Cannot cancel the window.
    Thank you.

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  2. #2

    Austin TX metro area
    Posts : 632
    Windows 7 Pro 64bit [MS blue-disk set]

    Stop the Microsoft merry-go-round by: as soon as possible, right after the next Restart, go to Control Panel --> Windows Updates --> find the choice that indicates: Notify me of available downloads; do not automatically download nor install.
    That will give you and us time to attempt fixes for this problem that come from The 'Net [others who have solutions].
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  3. #3

    Posts : 7
    windows 8.1

    Set 'Never check for updates. Installed kb3135499. Restarted. Got updates.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

on new computer windows update stuck
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