· Q: 146: Installing and searching for updates Windows 7 can be very slow
Installing and searching for updates Windows 7 can be very slow. The problem
is the slow searching for updates, which can take over 10 hours, the
installation of more than 200 updates, additional multiple restarts and
retrieving other updates last for another hour..
The solution may be KB3102810
package. On the support page, locate the Microsoft Download Center, and
according to the installed edition of Click Download Package (x86
Installation requires Windows with service pack SP1. If you have an older
installation disc, you need to install SP1, download the updates in the center.
After starting the installation package
KB3102810 will be
updated service Windows Update (restart required).
After that, try to check for updates on the Windows Update control panel. In my
experience it did not take longer to find x hours, but a few minutes.