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Unable to update

  1. #1

    Posts : 16
    Win 7 home premium

    Unable to update

    Win 8 Pro, 86
    There is no way I can go through an update I keep getting a "failed "message after attempting installation. On reboot the comp hangs when trying to configure and I have to reboot which ultimately gives the message "failure configuring windows update, reverting changes, do not turn off your computer. I also tried to install multiple updates manually and I get the same problem every single time.
    My Win 8 install was an upgrade from Win7.
    I'm really stuck and would appreciate your help.


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  2. #2

    Posts : 153
    Win8.1 64 bits Ent- Pro

    worth a try:
    Disable your firewall
    Unplug all usb connected to your unit
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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