I would expect this to be a widespread issue, given how Windows came to be installed on my machine. Logoff and login as the affected user Please check if it is useful in our case and if any results please feel free to let me know. Most of the times the Troubleshooter is able to identify and fix Windows Update problems. I think many Store purchased systems may have this card installed. The 1709 update invariably fails at 82% and stalls at that point. The probability that it wouldn't complete even after 156 hours was too high. After almost 3 hours at 82%, I long-pressed the power button.
. It gobbles so much of network and computing resources slowing down everything. I currently run Windows 10 ver-1703. Have to reboot to make those issues go away. Let me know how it goes. Unfortunately, I was among the selected ones who were offered the Creators Update this week.
And you can go to Control Panel-windows update- windows update history to see if there is any kb failed to install. Have tried 3 times today. Has the computer been part of a domain or has it had a metered connection? Sometimes it was at the same 82%. How did you remove the wifi card from your gateway? Since my laptop does not have external security software or external devices, there was no need for that step. Then wants a restart and then when you restart it goes through the update process again and hangs at 82%. Sean Liming - Book Author: Starter Guide Windows 10 IoT Enterprise - www. I have also downloaded and tried to install but with the same results it just keeps looping.
Stuck at 82% Preparing to Install Updates. This is exactly why Windows users used to the good old days say Apple was Sheeple, totally locked in to what they decide. I found the solution on another board and am so relieved, I wanted to share it everywhere. Prior to this change the update failed at least 10 times as I searched the Internet for a solution and changed components in my system such as Memory and Hard Drives. Files can be collected to tune up the computer. I don't get this Win 10 thing, if all your hardware drivers are up to date, then Win 10 has no right to basically make them obsolete and useless because of it's updates.
I can live without 1709 updates. Once you are in SoftwareDistribution folder, select and Delete all Files located in SoftwareDistribution Folder. Browse other questions tagged or. All the processes are there. Then it says it's restoring the previous version of windows. Feel free to keep working, and we'll let you know when everything is done. Why is this happening and how do I fix it? On a final note, I've seen much better support and troubleshooting from other smaller software companies.
This operation will refresh all of the components required to download and install the latest updates for Windows 10 and create a new SoftwareDistribution folder for the update files. And the previous Windows installation was back within 15 minutes. Well, I was proven wrong. I use the partitioning tool linked just above. With that, it goes up to 99% and sits there for days. Also, some apps stop working. It downloads the pack correctly via the windows 10 update assistant and starts the installation but it always get stuck at 82%.
Not the answer you're looking for? After deleting all the Files located in SoftwareDistribution folder, type net start wuauserv in the Command Prompt Windows and press the Enter Key to Restart the Windows Update service on your computer. Since I have not seen that message before, there may be some special circumstance involved. This should repeat the usual download, verify and install cycle except that at about 45% a blue interface will popup. Delete the renamed folders if everything is correct. Recently, Microsoft has downloaded Windows 10 Update assistant.
So far, the update had downloaded more than 44 gig total of several 3Gigs of same data every time it tries to upgrade. It is normal to get those issues. Every time I restart to complete installing an update, the computer prepares the update, shuts down, and restarts normally, but when it is installing the updates, it stops at around 82% every time. If nothing helps, you can and make a fresh install too. The Microsoft stock is as follows.