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Windows Updates install but fail to configure
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I have a strange problem that has only recently started. I have Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit, and normally my windows updates download and install without any problems, but as of last Thursday, the updates not only wouldn't configure but they wouldn't install.

I went to the Microsoft FixIt site and downloaded the diagnostic and repair tool which was able to correct thedownloading and installing problem, but I still have the problem of windows updates failed to configure, and I've tried the FixIt tool for that problem as well only for it to have no effectat all.
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