If you are unable to install Windows 7 Service pack with the error message that system components are missing when installing Windows Service Pack 1 then you can understand that the components required to install the Service pack are missing so protect to install. As we know that Os is the main part of the system and we can’t any work without os and it is called system software due to its features and performance so when try to install it then there must not any issue with the system otherwise it can’t install and if installed then can’t work. Every file of the system has its own importance and it is compulsory for the system so if it is missing or corrupt then you will receive the error message. You may receive the error message as-
“Service Pack installation cannot continue”
“One or more system components that the service pack requires are missing.”
Cause of this error:-
If you read the error message carefully then you can understand the cause of error message that system components are missing when installing Windows 7 Service Pack 1 very well and easily because the error message indicates that the required component for the installation of Windows Service Pack 1 is missing or corrupt. When you use third party products to customize the Windows installation and remove some components of the system then you receive this error. Sometime failure hardware, malicious programs also damage system files so it is compulsory to clean the system for its safety.
How to install Windows Service Pack 1 successfully:-
If you are getting error message during installation of Windows 7 Service Pack 1 due to missing components then you can fix this issue if you reinstall Windows 7. Follow the given steps to reinstall Windows 7:-
i) Start the system
ii) Since you can install the os from Disk/USB or if you have downloaded Windows 7 then browse the installation file and open the Setup.exe file.
iii) You will get Windows install page so Click on the given option “Install now”
iv) Go to the option “Get important updates for installation” and click on it
v) Accept the license terms
vi) Click for Next option and Click on “upgrade” option which is given on the page “Which type of installation you want”
vii) At last follow the instructions and end the installation of Windows 7 successfully.
If you will follow the given steps then you can fix installation error of Windows 7 Service pack 1. The given steps are correct and used to install Windows Service Pack 1 so you can also try it.