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Windows Update won't work after new HDD cloned Started by MuscaMan , Jan 06 2015 03:59 PM Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Please log in to reply 17 replies Quite simply, it just kept crashing. However, Windows Update still would not work, same error msg. I set mine to notify of found updates. weblink

Searched everywhere to get my new HD to work with windows update and MSE…the Intel rapid storage technology drivers did the trick. Type: RUN (make sure you are running as Administrator) 8. Updating the Intel® Rapid Storage Technology driver did the trick for me. Thank you!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Windows Update Not Working After Hard Drive Upgrade

Now downloading 127 MB of updates. First Time Here? I copied the 930 MB windows6.1-KB9769432-X64.exe file from the DVD to my 750 GB HDD. Thank you!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  1. Thanks so much for this article!!!
  2. I'm running a fresh Windows 7 professional install right off the disk, I've only installed my motherboard drivers and the driver for the network card built into my motherboard.
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  4. Both drives are format and active since what a want is a clean install.
  5. Other than that I've only installed Firefox, and verified that my copy of Windows is authentic.
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Peter says: 2016/05/11 at 11:01 am This is pure genius, saved my bacon after several hours researching and attempting various fixes for windows update, Windows search. Why all of the sudden are there issues? Thanks a lot Reply Ben says: 2013/04/03 at 10:13 am That did it for me! Windows Update Stuck A cloned 1.5TB HDD replaced a 325GB HDD and produced exactly the same problem as at the top of this tread.

D. Intel Rapid Storage Driver The spec of the PC seems to affect the duration, with high specced PC being faster than low specced. By default Win update is Not set to do anything and until you actually chose whether to Auto download and install or Notify and don't download and install or Don't do Error -546.Error: (01/06/2015 04:52:23 PM) (Source: ESENT) (User: )Description: wuaueng.dll (1136) SUS20ClientDataStore: Unable to read the header of logfile C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution\DataStore\Logs\edb.log.

In most cases only the first (KB3172605) of these is needed. I see that they have not. If he has service pack 1 installed then he only has two big waits for updates and once these are done the rest are fine. I have seen some take over 24 hours.

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However, as soon as you get back into Windows, see How To Prevent Windows Updates From Crashing Your PC before you do anything else. I let is sit for over an hour, but finally is started downloading updates!!!!! 236 of them!!!!! Windows Update Not Working After Hard Drive Upgrade Something else? 2. Windows 7 Won't Download Updates Teredo Tunneling Pseudo-Interface11 ...00 00 00 00 00 00 00 e0 isatap.{21B6F008-AA60-4E7B-A24F-4AF90E84A231}===========================================================================IPv4 Route Table===========================================================================Active Routes:Network Destination Netmask Gateway Interface Metric0.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 192.168.1.1 192.168.1.9 25127.0.0.0 255.0.0.0 On-link 127.0.0.1 306127.0.0.1 255.255.255.255 On-link 127.0.0.1

What's impeding it from working now? have a peek at these guys There is yet another twist to my story. Replaced by a WD 500GB drive and used Clonezilla to restore a month-old image. Reply robw says: 2012/09/11 at 12:48 pm Many thanks for this post! Windows Update Not Working Windows 7

My hard disc is 160gb. While your problem could certainly still be due to an issues caused by a Windows update, you should also at least keep in mind other likely variables if any come to But when I replaced my failed hard drive with a 500gig hard drive--when I did the HP restore of Win7 and the OEM software from the dvd's I purchased--it put the check over here So I went online and tried to find similar instances of problems like this.

Apparently you need to have the newer Intel® Rapid Storage Technology driver installed with these new hard drives . Reply 0 0 muda Student Posts: 1 Member Since: ‎07-19-2016 Message 8 of 8 (2,859 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Windows 7 Windows update won't work after hard drive replacement Options The discs created a new image instead of installing Windows 7 the normal way.

Downloaded the RST (driver only (zip file) relevant to my chipset (ICH9) from Intel's website. 3.

My System Specs OS Windows 7 Home Premx 64 Myrsoc View Public Profile Find More Posts by Myrsoc . 10 Dec 2012 #2 edwar 7 x64 982 posts Scroll down to find ‘Windows Update' service 3. Thank you! I have done fresh Win 7 install many times.

Are you experiencing any other problems with your installed Windows 7 (besides not being able to download any updates or anything from Microsoft?) 4. Ran fine except for Windows Update. This entry was posted in Default. this content To get your computer running again, you need to understand how this troubleshooting is organized, as well as make sure that your problem really was most likely caused by a Windows

Edited by SleepyDude, 07 January 2015 - 05:08 AM. • Please do not PM me asking for support. In the window that then pops up (its alphabetic), find Windows Update. Reply Jeff says: 2015/01/17 at 7:47 pm Awesome article!