Guide to fix “unable to find new updates in Windows” error

Windows update service is one of the most prominent and best features in Windows based computer. You can download and install new updates through it whenever you are connected with internet. But sometimes you become unable to find new updates in Windows through Windows update service. When Windows update is unable to check for new updates it means there is an internet or connectivity issue or there is a wrong Windows registry setting. You can fix this issue manually or you can also fix it automatically through Advanced System Repair tool.


Compatible with the Windows 8 32-bit and 64-bit Operating System, Windows 7 32-bit and 64-bit Operating System, Windows Vista 32-bit and 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit
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Symptoms –

You can see the following error message when you try to install new updates using Windows update service;

“Windows Update Cannot Check For Updates, Because The Service Is Not Running”

Causes –

Main causes for “unable to find new updates in Windows” error is internet disconnection, wrong Windows registry entries, damaged system files, virus issue, incomplete installation of Windows OS, etc.

How to fix unable to find new updates in Windows

If Windows update is unable to check for new updates then you can go through the following manual steps:

  1. Go to the start button and type command prompt in the search box.
  2. Right click on the command prompt to run as administrator.
  3. Type the following commands and press enter after each command.
  • net start bits
  • net start wuauserv
  1. Now type exit in the command prompt and press enter.

The above manual method will help you to get rid of the “unable to find new updates in Windows” error issue. But if the matter is not resolved manually then you should download Advanced System Repair tool to fix the issue automatically.


Compatible with the Windows 8 32-bit and 64-bit Operating System, Windows 7 32-bit and 64-bit Operating System, Windows Vista 32-bit and 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit
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Advanced System Repair tool is one of the best and most recommended tools that can fix the entire error issues in your Windows computer. The user friendly interface of this tool will help you to execute it automatically to find out and repair the errors and corruptions. You can also enhance the performance of the computer with the help of this tool amazingly.

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