We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
Contact Forum Editor

Send an email to our Forum Editor:


PLEASE NOTE: Your name is used only to let the Forum Editor know who sent the message. Both your name and email address will not be used for any other purpose.

Tech Helproom


It's free to register, to post a question or to start / join a discussion


 

Windows Updates


Dickptwo

Likes # 0

WINDOWS7 IS UPDATING EVERY DAY.

Like this post
Nontek

Likes # 0

So? Quite normal.

Like this post
rdave13

Likes # 0

What updates are showing? Is it trying to update the same ones?

Like this post
KRONOS the First

Likes # 0

Not for me it isn't, if it is updating every day then it looks likely that an update is not installing. You will need to have a look and see what what Windows is trying to update.

Like this post
Clapton is God

Likes # 0

Nontek *"So? Quite normal".

Rubbish. Looks like you may have a problem as well if you're updating every day.

Like this post
Nontek

Likes # 0

Well OK, I accept that I might be wrong, but I have checked my Update History, all have updated successfully and though some have similar numbers, they are not all the same update. Not strictly updated on a daily basis, but can happen several times in one day, and at least every other day, if not daily.

Running Win7(64Bit) on a four month old laptop. No problems anywhere, all running great!

Like this post
Nontek

Likes # 0

My apologies to Dickptwo if I have missled you, and if that is the case, then can one of the other members above, please come up with a solution?

Like this post
KRONOS the First

Likes # 0

Nontek

Actually it might be me that owes you an apology as I have just looked at my history and if you have your PC set up to install all updates automatically then it might well be a daily occurrence particularly if you run Microsoft Security essentials.

Which for some reason known only to Microsoft, MSE does not update its virus database automatically.

Like this post
Nontek

Likes # 0

Chronus

Yes, mine is set to update automatically, and I do use MSE!

Cheers.

Like this post
rdave13

Likes # 0

Dickptwo do you use MSE and Defender? That might be the answer.

Personally I think both are not very good but that is my humble opinion.

Like this post
Dickptwo

Likes # 0

I AM USING WSE BUT DEFENDER IS NOT RUNNING.THE UPDATES ARE CONNECTED WITH MICROSOFT .NET4

Like this post

Reply to this topic

This thread has been locked.



IDG UK Sites

Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2014 tech deals UK Live: Best Black Friday deals from Apple, Amazon,...

IDG UK Sites

Why are people still buying satnavs? Smartphones are the modern satnav

IDG UK Sites

New Star Wars trailer: Watch the VFX-laden teaser for The Force Awakens

IDG UK Sites

Black Friday 2014 UK: Apple deals, Amazon deals & Black Friday tech offers UPDATED