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Close Windows Update, wait 10 to 15 minutes, and then run Windows Update again. referee07, Mar 22, 2008 #12 Rollin' Rog Joined: Dec 9, 2000 Messages: 45,855 Well frankly I rarely if ever use those types of programs, but they do have their uses -- The error message may look like: - Windows could not search for new updates. An error occurred while checking for new updates for your computer. - Some updated were not installed. Failed: 29 updates Upvote0 downvote0 You have to sign in to rate it. navigate here

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Sign in 4 21 Don't like this video? Loading... But I don't see what that has to do with it personally. Windows Update worked previously.

Also, all of a sudden, windows defender won't download updates. If it does so then don't hesitate to provide the password. I'm using the built in Firewall with default settings but no third party firewall and I tried disabling my Antivirus (nod32). Windows.com fails for me, but the rest work.

Powered by vBulletin Version 4.1.0 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Solved: Error Code 80072F78 = Bad Internet Time Sync = No Windows Updates? I'm pretty sure that the problem with Windows Update stems from the computers' inability to synchronize with Internet time. http://microsoftonlinechat.com/windows-update-error-80072f78-10-8-7/ Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Fixing of windows update error 80072f78 john billy SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe1717 Loading...

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Logged Print Pages: [1] Go Up « previous next » Computer Hope » Microsoft » Microsoft Windows » Windows Vista and 7 » Windows Update Error Code 80072F78 Old Forum https://www.neowin.net/forum/topic/1058952-cant-download-updates/ tried this http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Microsoft_Operating_Systems/Server/Windows_Server_2008/Q_24568862.html also didnt work 0 LVL 1 Overall: Level 1 Windows Server 2008 1 Message Author Comment by:admincbf2012-09-26 Just in case anyone else has come across this problem Regarding the time synchronization, because I'm living in South Korea I thought this might have something to do with the problem. http://forums.techguy.org/malware-removal-hijackthis-logs/110854-security-help-tools.html#post663486 Let me compare your W32time registry key with mine.

Hit Enter key 3. http://jactionscripters.com/windows-update/windows-update-encountered-unknown-error.php Run regedit and navigate to: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows\\AppInit_DLLs Double click the "appInit_Dlls" value in the right pane. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Copyright 2016 euask.com All Rights Reserved Home WiseCleaner Euask APP Points & Rewards Community Guidelines Privacy Center Contact Us Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating

Click here it's easy and free. DaveA, Mar 9, 2008 #4 Rollin' Rog Joined: Dec 9, 2000 Messages: 45,855 More than you want to know here >> http://technet2.microsoft.com/Windo...3113-4cff-a24a-f2ccca6ca4141033.mspx?mfr=true For now run services.msc and check to see that Covered by US Patent. his comment is here Rate this Solution Did this article help you? 95   2     Comment   Suggest a new document Last Updated: 23/01/2016 Solution ID: 329323 Windows Update Error c80003fa | How to

You can chat one-on-one with one of our Microsoft Certified Support Representative 24/7 by clicking on the Chat button. This feature is not available right now. Broni, Mar 9, 2008 #2 referee07 Thread Starter Joined: Sep 11, 2003 Messages: 1,232 Broni, I tried synchonizing all of the five listed and got the error message on every one.

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Join Now For immediate help use Live now! Privacy Policy Site Map Support Terms of Use I suggest directy connecting your computer by wired then try updating a couple of pending updates to see the difference. How to fix it?

Advertisement Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. The peer is unresolved." Is this problem not allowing me to update Windows? Up next Fix all Windows update error on windows 10,8.1,8 and 7 - Duration: 8:08. weblink You could try some of the online scanners; Kaspersky is considered very good -- but it won't remove anything.

Windows encountered an unkown error."Dont know what this means, please help!!My computer is an:AccerAmd 4400 (64x2)1 gb of ram320 Hd. Show more Loading... Failed:20 updates, errors found. Thanks.

Many thanks 1 Question by:admincbf Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google LVL 1 Best Solution byadmincbf This computer has now been deprecated. You can probably open the Event Viewer from there or just run eventvwr.msc Rollin' Rog, Mar 10, 2008 #9 referee07 Thread Starter Joined: Sep 11, 2003 Messages: 1,232 Rollin' Rog, Proposed as answer by Intergen Sunday, July 29, 2012 12:28 AM Thursday, June 04, 2009 4:23 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thanks!