Windows Update Frozen
One error which plagued a number of systems was a scenario where Windows Update would sit frozen and never install any updates. The screen would site at the following error message:
Checking for the latest updates for your computer
Place the code below in a *.CMD file and double click to repair Windows Update.
@ECHO OFF REM This script corrects the "Checking for the latest updates for your computer..." frozen error on the REM Windows Update website. REM The error is probably from Image Creation while Automatic Updates are downloading. REM Source: http://episteme.arstechnica.com/eve/forums/a/tpc/f/12009443/m/181002193831 REM Additional Help: http://www.amset.info/windows/auto-updates.asp ECHO Please make sure your browser is closed. PAUSE ECHO. proxycfg -d net stop wuauserv RD /S /Q C:/WINDOWS/SoftwareDistribution net start wuauserv ECHO. ECHO The Windows Update website should be working correctly now. PAUSE