Windows Update doesn't update

  1. My Sony VAIO running windows 7 keeps getting a message that it needs to update. When I try to update it, it says a version of the "important update" (Windows Live Essentials) is already in place and it can't update. However this message pops up every time I boot up my laptop. Any suggestions? Can I just leave that message?
  2. Archean

    Archean TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,678   +85

    Have you tried to update 'manually' by going to Control Panel, System Security, and click on Check for Update under System.

    Do you receive any error code when this happens ?
  3. nonreflexabilit

    nonreflexabilit TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 43

    Yes, it throws up the same update that I mentioned.

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