Tried the usual google stuff and at the minute I cant tell if this is a hardware issue or Virus. Have you experienced this problem? Tell us about it (including the model of computer you have) in the comments. Matan I have important question - if I'll install the SP 2 for Vista - this annoying update will be there too? Crash & Burn. a fantastic read
Worked some what but started getting the BSoD again. Any idea which one is causing my troubles? PeteA Thanks for posting the solution. but i follow your steps but unfortunately i cannot find of said KB973879, any ideas? https://www.vistax64.com/general-discussion/297253-boot-loop-vista-x64-ultimate.html
You saved me a trip to Best Buy and gave me back my laptop for the night. Thanks for the quick reply. On monday, my HP Dv 4 did its automatic update and then shut down. 6 hours later, I turned it on, it started up normally, I logged in, and then 2 I have not used the USB devices aka Thumb drive since.
now everything is else working fine… bt suddenly my bluetooth has stopped working… could u plz shed some light on the same.. This is the only place I have found with a possible solution. I'm going to try this and see what happens. Windows 7 Update Failure Loop You need a USB drive with at least 256 MB in size, blank.
We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks. Windows 7 Stuck In Update Loop By the way your site is great, so easy to understand. Glad we could be of help! I had worked out that it was connected to my USB drives and was beginning to consider restoring the system.
Rick Hey Eric, Yea I'm on 64bit Vista Ultimate. Windows Vista Installation Disk I have a dv6625 and that specific update got my pc suck in a loop. This is so frustrating, but I am so glad its not the laptop and just the updates. To uninstall device drivers, Device Manager is the route.
Both of your fixes are sound although also with the dell Inspiron range if you let the system reboot after the stop error and select the Windows startup repair option that If you're still having difficulties, I would recommend trying a free antivirus program as an alternative. Windows 7 Failure Configuring Windows Updates Reverting Changes Loop Any ideas on how I can get to it to uninstall it? Windows Vista Boot Disk Download Mine was fixed by Method 1 on the USB issue and SP2.
ron Thanks very much for this. read this article I then saw the “It is now safe to remove…” and clicked on the “OK” button. Locate KB973879 in the list (if it exists), right click it, and select "Hide Update". Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support General Discussion » User Name Remember Me? Windows Vista Recovery Disk Download
Very clear and easy to follow. And for making it simple, unlike most tech help boards. Again, thanks for this site!! find this Tried putting back in the vista cd and it opens the windows files then blue screens saying "page fault in nonpaged area" does anyone have any advice on the matter.
So much thanks! How To Make A Boot Disk Windows 10 I shrinked the OS partition (160 GB), created new... http://en.community.dell.com/forums/p/19291390/19… Just fyi..
Safe mode (Except command prompt, which I didn't try) and other attempts proved hopeless since Windows just wanted to finish the installation. I'm not really familiar with all this. This is the only place I have found with a possible solution. Create Boot Disk Windows 7 but i follow your steps but unfortunately i cannot find of said KB973879, any ideas?
This laptop is brand new- I've only had it for 3 days- so I was freaking out. Your solution worked great and I wish I would have seen it first. I hope that can be of some help - please let me know if you have additional questions! Bonuses Click Repair Your Computer ( lower left hand corner ) and then select the operating system you want to repair.
When you force restart your computer, Windows boots again with Windows Update trying to install the pending updates. However, I did a complete restoration and now I notice the same Windows Update (KB973879) available for installation in today's (9/1/09) updates. It's 100% free. X64: install.wim boot.wim X14-63453.exe X86: install.wim boot.wim X14-63452.exe Double clicked on X14-63453.exe or X14-63452.exe.
But everytime I pressed a key when it prompted "Press any key to boot from CD... I think I will wait a few days before installing any more update unless they are critical and NEVER AGAIN without first creating a restore point! Step 3: Select View installed updates in the top left of the window. Matan I have important question - if I'll install the SP 2 for Vista - this annoying update will be there too?
is there anyway around this? If you have a Service Pack installed, follow these steps to replace the recdisc.exe file before you continue with the Create the disk section steps: Copy an original recdisc.exe file from There was no issue after I uninstalled KB973879. I purchased it this past weekend (after my Pavilion dv6324us died) and everything was running smoothly until this morning.
Just go to Start -> Control Panel, type "Update" in the search box, click "Turn automatic updating on or off", then select "Check for updates but let me choose whether to Reverting changes. Techerator is now on my favorites list and will be my first stop for technical assistance.