Windows 8 Stuck Updating Posted on by Jake IT Support Forum › Forums › Windows › Windows 8 › Troubleshooting › Windows 8 Stuck Updating Tagged: Windows Updates This topic contains 2 replies, has 3 voices, and was last updated by Daryll 4 years ago. Author Posts July 11, 2014 at 7:33 am #415 JakeParticipant When my computer restarts for important updates, my computer never gets past the updating phase and I must manually restart it. I know that this is a bad practice, how can I fix this? July 11, 2014 at 12:18 pm #424 WebmasterKeymaster Does it always get stuck doing the same update, or does it consider the update successful after you cold restart it? July 12, 2014 at 4:06 pm #439 DaryllParticipant I believe I know the OP’s issue. I had this aswell and it can be fixed by installing the needed updates manually. Take a look here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/973135 Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.