windows update does not work

Discussion in 'Windows Update' started by renzo riboli, Apr 9, 2011.

  1. renzo riboli

    renzo riboli Guest

    i have replaced hard disk in my pc (windows vista home premium). with
    the old hard disk windows update was ok. with the new har disk windows
    update does not work. some idea? thanks
     
    renzo riboli, Apr 9, 2011
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  2. renzo riboli

    Peter Foldes Guest

    What happens and\or what does the error say ??

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    Peter Foldes, Apr 9, 2011
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  3. renzo riboli

    MowGreen Guest


    Please try another attempt at updating. When/if it fails, copy and paste
    the *last* 50 or so lines of the WindowsUpdate.log into your reply:

    How to read the Windowsupdate.log file
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/902093


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    MowGreen, Apr 9, 2011
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  4. renzo riboli

    renzo riboli Guest

    i have launched "fixwindowsupdate" and "microsoft fixit" but nothing.
    services (windows update and BITS) are working.
    this is windowsupdate log:
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Initializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU AU setting next detection timeout
    to 2011-04-12 11:56:16
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU AU setting next sqm report
    timeout to 2011-04-12 11:56:16
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 Agent WARNING: GetServiceList failed
    with error 0xc8000247.
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU WARNING: QueryRegisteredProvider
    failed with error 0xc8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU # Approval type: Pre-download
    notify (User preference)
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU # Accelerated install is
    required
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU # Power management is turned
    off through policy
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to get session from
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to Unserialize from
    data store, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU # WARNING: Exit code =
    0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Uninitializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU WARNING: InitAUComponents Failed,
    will restart AU in 30 mins, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU AU Restart required....
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Initializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU AU setting next detection timeout
    to 2011-04-12 11:56:16
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU AU setting next sqm report
    timeout to 2011-04-12 11:56:16
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 Agent WARNING: GetServiceList failed
    with error 0xc8000247.
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU WARNING: QueryRegisteredProvider
    failed with error 0xc8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU # Approval type: Pre-download
    notify (User preference)
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU # Accelerated install is
    required
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:951 1340 1698 AU # Power management is turned
    off through policy
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to get session from
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to Unserialize from
    data store, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU # WARNING: Exit code =
    0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Uninitializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU WARNING: InitAUComponents Failed,
    will restart AU in 30 mins, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU AU Restart required....
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Initializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU AU setting next detection timeout
    to 2011-04-12 11:56:16
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU AU setting next sqm report
    timeout to 2011-04-12 11:56:16
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 Agent WARNING: GetServiceList failed
    with error 0xc8000247.
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU WARNING: QueryRegisteredProvider
    failed with error 0xc8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU # Approval type: Pre-download
    notify (User preference)
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU # Accelerated install is
    required
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU # Power management is turned
    off through policy
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to get session from
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to Unserialize from
    data store, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU # WARNING: Exit code =
    0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Uninitializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU WARNING: InitAUComponents Failed,
    will restart AU in 30 mins, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU AU Restart required....
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Initializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU AU setting next detection timeout
    to 2011-04-12 11:56:16
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU AU setting next sqm report
    timeout to 2011-04-12 11:56:16
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 Agent WARNING: GetServiceList failed
    with error 0xc8000247.
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU WARNING: QueryRegisteredProvider
    failed with error 0xc8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU # Approval type: Pre-download
    notify (User preference)
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU # Accelerated install is
    required
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU # Power management is turned
    off through policy
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to get session from
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to Unserialize from
    data store, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU # WARNING: Exit code =
    0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Uninitializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU WARNING: InitAUComponents Failed,
    will restart AU in 30 mins, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU AU Restart required....
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Initializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:966 1340 1698 AU AU setting next detection timeout
    to 2011-04-12 11:56:16
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:982 1340 1698 AU AU setting next sqm report
    timeout to 2011-04-12 11:56:16
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:982 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:982 1340 1698 Agent WARNING: GetServiceList failed
    with error 0xc8000247.
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:982 1340 1698 AU WARNING: QueryRegisteredProvider
    failed with error 0xc8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:982 1340 1698 AU # Approval type: Pre-download
    notify (User preference)
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:982 1340 1698 AU # Accelerated install is
    required
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:982 1340 1698 AU # Power management is turned
    off through policy
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:982 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:982 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to get session from
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:982 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to Unserialize from
    data store, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:982 1340 1698 AU # WARNING: Exit code =
    0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:982 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Uninitializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:982 1340 1698 AU WARNING: InitAUComponents Failed,
    will restart AU in 30 mins, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:982 1340 1698 AU AU Restart required....
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Initializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU AU setting next detection timeout
    to 2011-04-12 11:56:16
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU AU setting next sqm report
    timeout to 2011-04-12 11:56:16
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 Agent WARNING: GetServiceList failed
    with error 0xc8000247.
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU WARNING: QueryRegisteredProvider
    failed with error 0xc8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU # Approval type: Pre-download
    notify (User preference)
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU # Accelerated install is
    required
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU # Power management is turned
    off through policy
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to get session from
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to Unserialize from
    data store, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU # WARNING: Exit code =
    0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Uninitializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU WARNING: InitAUComponents Failed,
    will restart AU in 30 mins, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU AU Restart required....
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Initializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU AU setting next detection timeout
    to 2011-04-12 11:56:16
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU AU setting next sqm report
    timeout to 2011-04-12 11:56:16
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 Agent WARNING: GetServiceList failed
    with error 0xc8000247.
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU WARNING: QueryRegisteredProvider
    failed with error 0xc8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU # Approval type: Pre-download
    notify (User preference)
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU # Accelerated install is
    required
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU # Power management is turned
    off through policy
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to get session from
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to Unserialize from
    data store, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU # WARNING: Exit code =
    0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Uninitializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU WARNING: InitAUComponents Failed,
    will restart AU in 30 mins, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:16:998 1340 1698 AU AU Restart required....
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Initializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU AU setting next detection timeout
    to 2011-04-12 11:56:17
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU AU setting next sqm report
    timeout to 2011-04-12 11:56:17
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 Agent WARNING: GetServiceList failed
    with error 0xc8000247.
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU WARNING: QueryRegisteredProvider
    failed with error 0xc8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU # Approval type: Pre-download
    notify (User preference)
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU # Accelerated install is
    required
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU # Power management is turned
    off through policy
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to get session from
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to Unserialize from
    data store, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU # WARNING: Exit code =
    0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Uninitializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU WARNING: InitAUComponents Failed,
    will restart AU in 30 mins, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU AU Restart required....
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Initializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU AU setting next detection timeout
    to 2011-04-12 11:56:17
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU AU setting next sqm report
    timeout to 2011-04-12 11:56:17
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 Agent WARNING: GetServiceList failed
    with error 0xc8000247.
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU WARNING: QueryRegisteredProvider
    failed with error 0xc8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU # Approval type: Pre-download
    notify (User preference)
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU # Accelerated install is
    required
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU # Power management is turned
    off through policy
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 DtaStor FATAL: Failed to initialize
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to get session from
    datastore, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU FATAL: Failed to Unserialize from
    data store, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU # WARNING: Exit code =
    0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:013 1340 1698 AU ########### AU: Uninitializing
    Automatic Updates ###########
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:029 1340 1698 AU WARNING: InitAUComponents Failed,
    will restart AU in 30 mins, error = 0xC8000247
    2011-04-12 13:56:17:029 1340 1698 AU AU Restart required....
     
    renzo riboli, Apr 12, 2011
    #4
  5. renzo riboli

    MowGreen Guest

    Request this Hotfix, renzo -

    Applications that are built on ESENT and that run on a Windows
    Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer may not work correctly
    after the reported physical sector size of the storage device changes
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2470478


    MowGreen
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    *-343-* FDNY
    Never Forgotten
    ================

    "Security updates should *never* have *non-security content* prechecked
     
    MowGreen, Apr 12, 2011
    #5
  6. renzo riboli

    renzo riboli Guest

    i have downloaded the hotfix, but when i launch the file (.msu), it
    does not work and i see a window that sais (Itranslate from italian) :
    "error during installation 0xc8000247". i think i shall format and
    install windows 7. many thanks ciao
     
    renzo riboli, Apr 21, 2011
    #6
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