Updating your computer is almost complete restart now
If you don't want to reboot, you can enable the setting right away by restarting the automatic updates service, or you can just go to Start - Run - Cmd, type in "/force" and hit ENTER.
If you have Windows XP Home instead of Windows XP Pro, you will probably get the following message: GPEDIT doesn't exist on Windows XP Home edition, since it's for Group Policy, a Windows XP Pro feature.
If nothing changes on your screen for 3 hours then you can now safely assume that your update froze and you have to get out of it.
Another way to tell if the update is stuck or not is to check if there’s activity in your CPU usage, RAM and network.
You can configure how often it will nag you (I re-configured it for 720 minutes, which means I'll be asked twice on a work day), or completely disable it.
This is how you make sure the cache is really cleared.A note before the last solution: You may be facing some problems because of some Basic Input/Output System (BIOS) bugs, but trying to solve them may lead to a complete breakdown in which your computer won’t be able to boot up.This has happened to us and that’s why we don’t recommend playing with your BIOS and we didn’t put that option into the guide.If you want to know more about the latest Windows update and what it contains, make sure to take a look at this article, which we update with every new big release of Windows 10.Frequent updates are great but installing them so frequently may lead some users sometimes to get stuck during the update.