Hanging at 62% when you upgrade from Windows Vista to Windows 7

Hello,

 

If when you try to upgrade from Windows Vista to Windows 7 you encounter a hang at 62% this is usually related to a service running in the background that prevents the upgrade from completing.

Below is a link to a Knowledge Base article that may offer assistance.
 

Hanging at 62% when you upgrade from Windows Vista to Windows 7

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/975253

 

Let us know how this works out for you.

 

Thanks

 

 





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Last updated February 12, 2019 Views 31,785 Applies to:
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From Paul Aaron

 

 


Hey drjimm,
 
Replied to Bryan9's post on the hang at 62% and it looks like it might be related to a service running in the background that prevents the upgrade from completing.  Here's the KB I found:
 
Hanging at 62% when you upgrade from Windows Vista to Windows 7
During the upgrade from Windows Vista to Windows 7, the upgrade hangs at 62% indefinitely.
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/975253
 
 
Hope this helps. :)

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