Home Forums Tech Helproom Windows Updates Forum Rules | Contact Forum Editor | Report a Post Windows Updates dazzawm 16:41 07 Dec 2012 Locked Does anyone know if Windows Updates is working as I keep getting an error saying it can't be done at this time. Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:46 07 Dec 2012 Yes just updated a Vista laptop. dazzawm 17:49 07 Dec 2012 When I click on Windows Update all it keeps saying is 'Windows Update cannot currently check for updates,because the service is not running. You may need to restart your PC'. I have done that several times to no avail. Any help? dazzawm 18:05 07 Dec 2012 I found this and it seemed to work. http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/91738-windows-update-reset.html dazzawm 18:25 07 Dec 2012 I did actually try the fix it first but it didn't work. This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.