IE9 LAN Automatic Configuration Aug 2016I'm not certain if by "first update" you meant the oldest Windows kernel-mode driver (Win32K.sys) update KB3078601 (rel. 09-Aug-2016), but STEP # 3 of the instructions in m#l's thread should have helped you determine which updates on Dalai's webpage at were missing and needed to be installed on your system.
The changes I made to the TCP/IP settings, I went ahead and reverted them back to Automatically obtain address and windows updates is still working properly.It let me know there was one optional update this morning within 3 minutes.Hi cryss962: Thanks for the feedback, and glad to hear Windows Update seems to be running normally again.Unfortunately, Dalaia's workaround is only a temporary solution and you will likely see your "." hang and high CPU consumption return next month when another batch of security updates is released for the September 2016 Patch Tuesday updates on 13-Sep-2016 (the second Tuesday of the month).The Microsoft support article I got an error code from Windows Update shows that error 8024402C for Vista is a generic error warning that Windows Update had a problem connecting to the backend Microsoft update server.
Did you follow STEP # 1 in the 16-Jun-2016 instructions m#l's thread Updates not working, it has been searching for updates for hours in the MS Answers forum and disable your automatic Windows Updates (Never check for updates) and re- boot to stop any Windows Update session running in the background? I have ran Microsoft Fix it, even in safe mode, I get the same thing( please see picture attached). ------------ After 3 days Windows Update finally quit searching and gave me an error 8024402C. Now the Updates just keep searching and never find updates. The step-by-step instructions posted 16-Jun-2016 in m#l's thread Updates not working, it has been searching for updates for hours in the MS Answers forum will guide you through the process of installing the standalone update packages (files) for your missing Win32update(s).He states: "" This optional July 2016 KB3172605 monthly rollup for Win 7 bundled six different hotfixes, including KB3161647 (: Sorry, there is no equivalent patch for the Vista SP2 Windows Update Agent (C:\Windows\System32\wuaueng.dll).We're still stuck with the old v7.6.7600.256 that hasn't been updated since June 2012, and I doubt that Microsoft has any plans to patch the WUA for Vista before our extended support ends on 11-Apr-2017. I also note I do not have the file on my computer at all.I have ran 6 different Malware programs and nothing malicious has been detected. ." will eventually run to completion if you let it run for several hours, but there is also a workaround posted on Dalai's webpage at that speeds up Windows Update for most affected users. I tried Dalai's webpage at and it would not complete due to appidsvc service failed to stop.