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#1 johnmacinnis

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Posted 03 December 2014 - 11:37 AM

Hi,

 

When i go to try to check for updates. I am told that i must restart the computer which i have done many times, but no updates occur. I would appreciate some help.

 

Thanks,

John



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#2 Chris Cosgrove

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Posted 03 December 2014 - 06:51 PM

Make and model of computer, OS type ?

 

Is it just Windows updates you are having problems with or are you having problems with your A/V and other security software as well ?

 

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Posted 03 December 2014 - 09:50 PM

You can try this: Microsoft Fix it: Windows Update cannot check for updates, because the service is not running

* Windows Update cannot currently check for updates because the service is not running. You may need to restart your computer
* Cannot Run Windows Update on a Windows 7 PC?
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