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Windows 7 updates

I caught (and I thought I cleaned) a virus on my windows 7 machine. My problem now is when I go to the control panel-windows updates nothing happens when I click the ''check for updates'' button. My avast and malwarebytes both update and run properly.

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  • nancie1186 Jul 11, 2010

    Would you know if it is enabled in Services? Control Panel>System Security>Admin tools (click that)> Services Look for windows update and see if it is enabled


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Sounds like your operating system (Windows 7) has been compromised.

Go to System Restore and choose a date when your system worked OK, before the virus occurred. Note: with System Restore, everything, including your documents and other files you saved on the hard drive, will roll back to that date.

Hope this helps.

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