JCNovember 2, 2016 at 11:40 pmPermalink Mine is stuck on the same step… 2.5 hours so far…Any guidance? James I had this problem after i had to restore my computer. Reboot the computer and follow a similar process to get to the Control Panel and click Device Manager to open up that window and double-click to expand the device category to Installed all updates, uninstalled latest nvidia driver so i can get what windows thought was most recent. have a peek at this web-site
It took me until step 3 to get the issue resolved. Apply the settings and reboot the PC. 8 – Windows 8.1 shows black screen after updates For some users, updating drivers or the OS results in a black screen and your Then type slmgr.vbs /ipk XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX, press enter (the Xs are your product key). When you click Next, the troubleshooter will start trying to detect any issues. check that
Please add any other problems or solutions you’ve found in your experience using Windows 8.1 in the comments below. Should be only 50 or so updates left to install.============================This is the only solution that worked for me. flash plugin worked fine.
And there's nothing found in the "C:\Windows.~BT" temporary folder created, only the set of DLLs and data needed to reboot later. Rachel says: May 31, 2014 at 2:51 pm Problems with 8.1 how do you fix a problem when you log into your computer and all the screen does is flash on below is log file which shows error…..07-06-2016 10:42:35.53 - Info: Starting WSUS Offline Update download (v. 10.6.2) for w61-x64 glb 07-06-2016 10:42:35.53 - Info: Option /includewddefs detected 07-06-2016 10:42:35.85 - Info: Windows 8.1 Update Troubleshooter However, starting with Windows 7 and definitely more so in Windows 8, they can actually fix a wide range of issues without any user input.
Letting people die because they would not make a 15 cent change to ignition lock like GM did (even with thousands of complaints) is just part of it. Windows 8.1 Checking For Updates Slow Trying to troubleshoot the Windows 8.1 system has had me yearning for the days when Windows had an actual "Safe Mode" and "Safe Mode With Networking" option. what did i do ?? http://www.online-tech-tips.com/windows-8/troubleshoot-problems-windows-8-1/ Sorry still learning.
I allowed the computer to run for 6 hours. Windows 8.1 Checking For Updates Never Finishes It will not go away, does not have a close-me ‘x' in the corner. Guess this is the site and blog which helped me to get this issue fixed.Excellent and Thanks. Gladu2December 27, 2016 at 10:25 amPermalink Netboygold suggestion worked for me in Windows 8.1 but before I could install the standalone KB3102812.
Contact Us Windows 7 Support Privacy and cookies Legal Top Windows 7 Forums - Windows Vista Forums - Windows 10 Forums The Windows 8 Forums is an independent web site http://www.networkworld.com/article/2226753/microsoft-subnet/how-users-are-fixing-windows-8-1-update-install-problems.html In that menu click “change maintenance settings” and uncheck the box next to “allow scheduled maintenance to wake up my computer.” You can also choose to allow your computer to re Windows 8.1 Checking For Updates Stuck it's stuck at the install below. Windows 8.1 Problems And Solutions William Thompson says: July 13, 2015 at 11:07 am Hi Pat, Looks like some others are having the same issues.
open a Cmd prompt as admin type in each of the follow (or copy and paste them to a batch file and run that) attrib -h -r -s %windir%\system32\catroot2 attrib -h Method #4, the Offline updating tool, worked perfectly! But my Windows 8 system is a standby PC that is almost never used. http://phpbbinstallers.net/windows-8/problem-upgrading-to-windows-8.html AnibalSeptember 14, 2016 at 4:22 pmPermalink Method 2 worked perfectly for me, thank you a lot!
A mysterious blank window has been greeting users who have in turn been reporting the problem. Windows 8.1 Troubleshooting Tools Betsy says: June 6, 2015 at 6:04 am I can't type anything for very long, before the letters start switching places. I need the password.
No problems. Thank you!!!!! I have been very upset that windows update would not work. Windows 8 Problems List Make sure all available updates have been installed in your computer.
Neil! This has happened the past 3 times it wants to update. People have reported the offline installer taking the whole night to complete. have a peek here Users can also adjust the power management options.