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Windows 2008R2 SP1 Windows Update not working, it says Service is not running, which is false

I am trying to run Windows update and it is telling me the Service is not running, which is fasle.  MS Fix it says it is not compatible.  I ran the Windows Update prep package - KB947821.  I am starting to see symptoms like this on multiple x64 systems.
Windows Server 2008

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ChrisWible

8/22/2022 - Mon
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Believe it or not, update your "Intel Rapid Storage Technology (RST)" drivers and try again
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I tried everything, but deleting the directory.  That did it.  Thank you!
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