I can't even boot to a flash drive because that requires a keyboard to get to the boot options. . It got stuck on 35% for over an hour. Hello Sunny, You may try to follow the suggestions mentioned below to fix the issues with Windows Update. I have been unsuccessful finding help on the internet yet so I thought I would ask here in this forum.
Tried everything nekomata1619 wrote down thank you! Want to never see a goddamn update trying to shut down your computer in the middle of your work ever again? My computer is stuck there for hours. Otherwise it had been a bit of an annoyance. I've tried f11 and had the disks checked but there were no issues either and i've tried system restore too, but that was unsuccessful. What can often happen is that the files get corrupted or halfway unfinished because the external gets plugged in and out a lot. Were this a laptop, I know exactly how to fix it go to Advanced Recovery Options , but since it's a new tablet that I haven't yet connected its Bluetooth keyboard to, I'm basically stuck. I can boot in safe mode but cannot do much else. When you try to install Windows updates, you get the following error: Failure configuring Windows updates.
I have an Asus VivoTab Smart that comes with Windows 8, and before I can do the 8. I look forward to your reply! It appears as though the Linux didn't matter, but it must have triggered something in the Win8 boot process. I cannot get into Windows Update while in Safe Mode so I don't know what else I can try! Important: When you use System Restore to restore the computer to a previous state, programs and updates that you installed are removed. I have to go through the process all over again. If it doesn't do this after you wait a long time, just hold down the power button.
The tablet was signed into a wifi network that i no longer have access to - is this a problem perhaps?? Turned off and reboot to safe mode. So here's what I did: 1. It has been removed before this message. Now I returned It back on this morning 8:30am and the same message appeared. If I can get back to my desktop I would do like 15 updates at a. I reinstalled the bluetooth adapter, no change.
For those of us who knew what we were doing when accessing our systems this way it is a nightmare. However, hitting F8 doesn't seem to work. I don't see much in Event Viewer but I may be missing something there. Only way around it is to just jump to the Windows Store and apply Win8. Otherwise, feel free to write us back and we will be glad to help you further. I've tried f11 and had the disks.
There are a number of updates that failed but on the same screen is shows no updated needed at this time. I know I know it was probably bad to do this, but at the end of the day it was never going to move. Any thoughts what I can try? How do I reset Windows Update components? I just need to put Win8 x86 on my flash drive, then hopefully I can boot to it and use the Recovery options. What windows does when it downloads updates before installing , is to choose which hard drive has the most space, and dump 'em all there. If I can get back to my desktop I would do like 15 updates at a time instead of all 211. To switch between tab menu use volume up button, to switch menu on tab use volume down button.
Brand new Acer computer with Win 8. I'm the lucky winner who is stuck on the failure configuring windows update reverting changes screen. Do not turn off computer. Hi, Your efforts to try to fix the issue is really appreciated. In addition, you may try to boot into Last Known Good Configuration. I'm the lucky winner who is stuck on the failure configuring windows update reverting changes screen. Pressed start button to force shutoff.
Select Command Prompt from the System Recovery Options. A final note: This is coming from a developer. After the process success Your windows will normal again, it work on my vivotab, hopefull it also work on yours too. Turn on your computer again and it should show the blue screen again, or it should try updating and reverting again. I was really furious because I have never experienced this with my 1 year old computer before and was really worried. It's easy to and it's free. Run the Windows Update Troubleshooter Windows 8, Windows 7, and Windows Vista Windows 8 or Windows 7 To download and run the Windows Update troubleshooter, click the run now button below, or you can open it by following the steps below:.
I am sorry for my newbie skills and the fact that I don't know the exact steps. I am having the same issue with it undoing changes, I am using windows 8. Click it and select and older point of your system. The system would not configure after installing microsoft office. Getting in to the boot menu is impossible with Windows 8 25 years of loving and too often hating everything Microsoft. I'm having the same problem as Baljinder33.