Secunia Personal Software Inspector also says Windows 7 in insecure and that I need to update.
The Windows Time service is not running and not in the Services list on the computer that won't update. T System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom built machine OS W7 x64 CPU Intel Q9300 2.5Ghz Quad LGA775 (Would like Q9650) Motherboard Gigabyte GA-EP45T-UD3R (F6 Bios) Memory 4Gb OCZ Gold 1,333Mhz Graphics Card Palit HD4850 O/C Sonic 512Mb DDR3, Dual DVi D's Sound Card Azalia to twin Samson 50w Studio Monitors Monitor(s) Displays Twin Dell (E-IPS) U2311H 23.6" Screens Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080 @ 60Hz Keyboard Cherry PS/2 custom model Mouse Lenovo USB laser "Thinkpad" Mouse PSU OCZ 600w Case Lian-Li PC8 acoustifoamed' aluminium tower Cooling Scythe 140mm Zipang Hard Drives Crucial M4 SSD, archives on twin Western Digital Caviar Black WD2002FAEX, 2TB, 7200rpm HDD's, Samsung Ritemaster CD/DVD Burner...
That would seem to do the trick, but how can I get it re-started? Internet Speed ADSL2 @14Mbps downstream & Cat6 Gigabit Ethernet Antivirus NOD32 Browser Opera Other Info Silicon Dust HD Homerun Dual FTA (Ethernet) TV Tuners, Dray Tek Vigor 2850Vn router and 8x HP Gigabit Switch.
When I now run the sheduled task, the History log appears normal, but the time still does not update.
Isuing the following from an Elevated command prompt produces: %windir%\system32\start w32time task_started The service cannot be started, either because it is disabled or because it has no enabled devices associated with it %windir%\system32\w32/resync Sending resync commend to local computer The computer did not resync because no time data was available Have I broken it, or what? It's not the setting of the time that I am having a problem with, but the automatic update from time.
I clicked shut down for the computer to install windows updates, 134 of them, and it has been sitting with "Shutting down..." and the blue spinning ring next to it for maybe an hour. At first I was getting internet explorer 10 update error, but somehow, magically, that update installed, but...
I did a clean install of Windows 7 and have been having something odd on Windows update.But with each set individually, the system clock never seems to be updated, and gains time...Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation.The windows time service was started successfully" msg.[SC] Start Service FAILED 1058: The service cannot be started because it is disabled or because it has no enabled devices associated with it.The computer clock in my Windows 7 b7100 installation has been gaining about 30 seconds per day.