Windows 10: win 10 updates every day throughout the day!!!!!!!!!

  1.    06 Dec 2016 #1

    win 10 updates every day throughout the day!!!!!!!!!

    ​Took a look recently at my Microsoft update history record. I was amazed to note that there are literally scores (per day) of repeated update installations for my Brother HL2130 laser printer. This has gone on for many days unnoticed.

    Have others experienced this quirk - which I understand has also happened to users of other brands of printers? In my case this started on the 23rd November.
    Has anyone had the same experience, and has anyone found a workaround? - or is it just a game of patience until Microsoft eventually come up with a solution.

      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    07 Dec 2016 #2

    Having nothing to lose - I disconnected the HL2130. Completely removed all software and drivers in the conventional way - plus a manual removal of indicated brother items from the registry.

    reconnected the HL2130, and started, and just left the PC to install all plug and play items. Result success, and no more reams of messages to say brother updates successfully installed.:)
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    07 Dec 2016 #3

    I spoke too soon - later, once again a brother 2130 update was installed successfully !!!!!!

    I now know that the update was originally dated July 2012. Grrrrrrr!

      My ComputerSystem Spec


Related Threads
After installing the Anniversary Update, I checked some of the Windows Update settings. I found that the "Give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update Windows" is now unchecked and further more it is also grayed out so I cannot recheck...
Hi there We got the crashed on machine running on Windows 10 started on last Wednesday and it's been working well for almost 1 month. After troubleshooting and restoring, we came across it's something to do with the Intel Drivers Display update...
I know Brink and Tairiku (experts I'm sure) have contributed to a solved thread "Turn Off Windows Updates" but here I am with an MBA in Finance and still somewhat confused based on what I'm trying to do. It's all about the Nvidia drivers. I...
Windows 10 Updates error - Can't install Updates in Windows Updates and Activation
I recently upgraded to W10. When my first auto update came through, the setting panel just tells me it cannot install updates. I get 2 errors & 2 waiting for install as follows. Details: Update for Windows 8.1 for x64-based Systems (KB3063843)...
MS Defender updates from Windows Update in settings fail, other Updates successful, but MS Defender from Control panel can update the same definition updates without problems (why, oh, why? can't I just select and copy from settings? :()...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:02.
Find Us