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Windows Server 2016 Update "Stuck"?

I have a Windows Server 2016 VM running on Azure.

I have one update January 2019 cumulative roll up that just sits at 100% downloaded and using plenty of CPU power but not doing anything.

Any thoughts on how to fix this?
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Try to Windows backup from time to time.
By also each time, not to choose so many updates to apply.
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Check the task manager for Tiworker.exe.  If that is taking up CPU, just let it go.

As McKnife says: 2016 is slow on applying updates.

If you don't see tiworker.exe using CPU cycles and it's just hung, stop the Windows Update service and then re-check for updates.  When you do this, it should restart the service and start the process over again.