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Windows update (1 of 1) has been going on for 90 minutes now....


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Tollerowner

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Never seen anything like this before; the windows update seems to be hanging.

Anything to do?

I actually moved it next to the router thinking that might help, but it doesn't.

Its been going on 6 hours now. 


Edited by Tollerowner, 19 July 2015 - 02:32 PM.

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Ztruker

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See if you can restart. If it's hung up in a restart then all I can suggest is to drop power (press and hold the power button in until it turns off). Not the optimal solution but not a lot else you can do.

 

Power up then run chkdsk /r from a Elevated Command Prompt.

Reply Y when asked if you want to run on next boot, then restart again.

Once chkdsk finishes (can take an hour or more) then try the update again.


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