1. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 91
    win 7 pro
       19 Sep 2016 #1

    Updates frozen


    In the update screen (settings-update & security) it shows the following updates are available, and further down the page it shows Downloading Updates 0%. this has been the same figure for about 8 hours and no advance. Not doing any other work on the laptop, so all resources are available.

    These are the updates numbers: (mainly for Windows 10 Version 1511 for x64-based Systems)

    (KB3182373),(KB3185614),(KB3115462),(KB2597974),(KB3161102), (KB3181403),(KB3150513),(KB3118300)

    What can be done to either enforce the updates or get rid of them!
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  2. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,552
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       19 Sep 2016 #2

    Hi, you will see an extended discussion in this thread (including what I found worked for me after about the 3rd attempt) for the latest several 100 Mb build 1607 update which many found hung.
    Cumulative Update KB3189866 Windows 10 build 14393.187 - Windows 10 Forums

    There are some ideas there which should also be relevant to you.. Hope you find one that works.
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  3. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 91
    win 7 pro
       19 Sep 2016 #3

    There are no ideas on that link, just people whining about how large it is. Is the link correct. What worked fro you?

    Can it be downloaded direct?
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  4. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,552
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       19 Sep 2016 #4

    See mine at #137. There are others if you read on. Sorry it's long but otherwise I have to read it for you... and I've read more for you- manual link see #160.

    There are other thoughts on making it work if you read on as I recall.
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  5. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 91
    win 7 pro
       19 Sep 2016 #5

    Ok, thanks for that. What do I rename the catroot folders to?
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  6. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,552
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       19 Sep 2016 #6

    Anything you like... you can just delete the contents.. just renaming them is a bit more cautious.. unnecessary really. Then come back & delete them.

    You may find it takes a couple of attempts.. at least it did on the very large update.
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