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Update 2770917 in Windows 8 Stops at 15% completion when I try to install

If you try to install update 2770917 in Windows 8, but it stops during Configuring Updates and restarts. How do I get it installed?

  1. To work around this issue, disable the Nalpeiron Licensing Service, and then install update 2770917. To do this, follow these steps:Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap Search. Or, if you are using a mouse, point to the lower-right corner of the screen, and then click Search.
  2. Type services.msc, and then tap or click Services in the search results.
  3. Tap or double-click Nalpeiron Licensing Service or NLS.
  4. Tap or click Startup type, and then select Disabled.
  5. Tap or click OK.
  6. Restart the computer.
  7. Install update 2770917 by using Windows Update again.
  8. Restart the computer.
  9. Repeat steps 1 through 3, and then change the startup type for the Nalpeiron Licensing Service or NLS to Automatic.
  10. Tap or click OK, and then restart the comput