Fixing Windows® Update Blocked Issues
Having issues with Windows updates in your computer?
Windows versions are advanced high performance operating systems from Microsoft and are packed with the latest technology features and functions to enhance user productivity. The Windows operating systems are having simple easy to use interface which helps its effective utilization by all levels of users under minimal complexity. The Windows versions of operating systems are having a common working platform and therefore share some similar features and functions. The third party application support and connectivity/networking options in the Windows operating system make the system highly versatile and productive. Microsoft updates are the updates that are provided in common for all Microsoft products installed in the computer like Windows, Office software and other Microsoft exchange server software. The Windows updates are the updates provided by the Microsoft which are particularly applicable for the Windows Operating System. The Windows update feature in the Windows operating systems enables the users to automatically install required updates from the Microsoft and thus helps to keep up system functions. The Windows updates feature can get blocked due to various reasons like connection issues, firewall or security program issues and other system issues like Windows file errors and threats.
Discussed below are some points that will help the users for fixing Windows update blocked issues:
- Check update settings and services
- Check network connection/firewall settings
- Remove threats and fix system file issues
Check update settings and services
The users who are having issues with the Windows update in your computer are advised to check the update and services settings before processing any further. Irregularities in the update settings and Windows update services can cause the system to block or make unable to receive updates from the server. Resolving the errors in the settings and services will help to fix issues with the Windows updates.
Check network connection/firewall settings
Issues with the network connection and firewall/security programs can also cause problems with the Windows update. The users in these cases are advised to check network connection settings and reserve required bandwidth so as to complete the update process. The users are also advised to reconfigure the system firewall and other security programs installed OS as to permit the Windows update process to access or utilize the available network connection.
The threats, infections and system file issues valid in a computer can cause problems with the Windows update function. All users are therefore advised to perform a complete threat scan using suitable programs for detecting and removing all active infections and threats in the computer. The users are also advised to attempt a repair of the system file folder issues by using the SFC command line tool and original Windows install disc.
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