Windows 7 64-bit Office Update in Windows Update

Discussion in 'Windows Update' started by Neil Taylor, Dec 14, 2009.

  1. Neil Taylor

    Neil Taylor Guest

    I have a new install of Windows 7 64-bit Home Premium.
    I have Windows Update running fine for Windows itself.
    I have installed Word & Excell from Office 2007, and have (with considerable
    effort) located the latest updates for them.

    At work, on Vista or Windows 7 Professional, the Office Update/Microsoft
    Updates are integrated with Windows Update, and happen concurrently - a
    single "check for updates" scans for all, and automatic updates picks up all.

    NOT so here at home... I cannot persuade Windows Update applet to show any
    interest in Office. When I click the "find out more" button, I get a "needs
    administrator privileges" error in IE8; if I disable UAC, I get the web-page
    for Windows Update (tells me I'm up to daye) with the tab for Office Updates,
    but that just shows up the useless "what people are downloading" - no
    priority for or gathering together of the real important security updates.

    What on earth do I have to do to integrate Office Update into the Windows
    Update applet?
     
    Neil Taylor, Dec 14, 2009
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    khodor Guest

     
    khodor, Dec 14, 2009
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    khodor Guest

     
    khodor, Dec 14, 2009
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    dgmacmi Guest

    Have you opened Windows Update in Windows 7 and selected Change Settings
    from the list on the left? In Change Settings under Microsoft Update is the
    box for other Microsoft products checked?

    Don
     
    dgmacmi, Dec 15, 2009
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    mural, Dec 19, 2009
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    khodor Guest

     
    khodor, Mar 7, 2010
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    Bob Lentz Guest

    Neil:

    Did you ever get this resolved? If so, what was the solution?

    Bob
     
    Bob Lentz, Jan 7, 2011
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    Peter Foldes Guest

    Better line.

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    Peter Foldes, Jan 7, 2011
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