Vista computer stuck updating
:-) You may not know this, but what we do every day, is making things easier: we write articles that are easy to read; we write instructions easy to follow; we make complicated things easy to understand... If you’re stuck on or frozen at the Checking for updates message when you try to install Windows updates in Windows 7, don’t worry, we’re here to help. Running Windows Update troubleshooter restarts the Windows Update service and clears the Windows Update cache.
Over the last week or so, we've heard (and personally experienced) this exact issue with Windows Update.and I'm going to try and make this say exactly what my computer is doing but I may have a few of the words jumbled because my computer is at home being stupid and I'm at work trying to earn money to buy a new one.:p Anyway, last night my computer automatically restarted itself in order for my latest set of Windows updates to take affect.Digging a little further by opening Windows Update from the Control Panel, we saw these four stuck updates total 9.4MB and were waiting to be installed.
Though it's possible that your stuck update may include different files, this solution will still work.The idea of removing the from c:\windows\winsxs is a great idea but also you should move/delete any other files in that folder starting with