• Update fails, and WaaSMedic runs for hours …


    Fred Langa

    By Fred Langa

    Windows 10/11’s built-in WaaSMedic agent is supposed to automatically detect and repair problems with Windows Update.

    But sometimes, it can’t fix what’s wrong; other times, WaaSMedic itself is the problem!

    Fortunately, there are a number of known solutions — including some new advice from Microsoft — to remedy this and other common Update problems.

    Plus: Edge won’t stay dead! And: A Wi-Fi dongle takes down a keyboard and mouse.

    Read the full story in the AskWoody Plus Newsletter 18.42.0 (2021-11-01).