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vista updates stuuck on 3 of 3

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    Join Date : Jul 2009
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    vista updates stuuck on 3 of 3

    when my pc updated it went through the normal procedure until it got to stage 3 it says stage 3 complete do not turn of pc. and the egg timer is running it has now been doing this for 6 hours.i have turned off and on it just goes back to same screen.... help please

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    Join Date : Apr 2008
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    Vista Bussiness x64 PL
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    poland

     
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    Join Date : Jul 2009
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    vista 32 bit
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    its not restarting automatically its just stuck on stage3

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    Join Date : Apr 2008
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    poland

     
    Quote Originally Posted by celtic View Post
    its not restarting automatically its just stuck on stage3
    It without any meaning -the same solutions,most popular restore system by using Vista DVD (method I from MS article) System Restore - Undo

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    Join Date : Jul 2009
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    Windows 7 Ultimate x64
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    You could also hit F8 until to bring up Advanced options for booting, then choose safe mode with command prompt. From that enter rstrui to start system restore. You can't undo this restore but it should go back before the updates occurred. What exact updates were they?

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vista updates stuuck on 3 of 3

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