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Deleting or renaming the Download folder leaves the new updates nowhere to go to be saved so I wouldn't recommend it. Back to top Back to Windows XP Home and Professional 2 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 2 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Microsoft The "half" is a file called "Windows Update.log" which doesn't seem to be used any longer. I'll report back with the results. navigate here

Back to top #9 WilliamP WilliamP Topic Starter Members 119 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:07:06 AM Posted 12 June 2015 - 04:54 PM I downloaded and tried to install the Thank-you, thank-you, thank-you. BleepingComputer is being sued by Enigma Software because of a negative review of SpyHunter. But at least it reported back the problems that it caused!!

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You're THE BEST! I'm off to chop down a tree with a fish... Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 Aura Aura Bleepin' Special Ops Malware Response Team 16,180 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Quebec, Canada Local Sadly, I don't really know the answer.

Shouldn't that have been sufficient? See if that improves things. I cannot update win xp or ms office. Download Windows Xp Updates Manually One of them, involving re-registering DLLs, was my fallback if the first suggestion didn't work.

This morning I looked & my system "LOOKED" like it was locked up. Windows Update Xp Download It kickstarts a small download which can try to sort out the problem internally and coming from Microsoft themselves, it should be safe to run. by Kees Bakker / December 22, 2007 11:13 PM PST In reply to: Problem - Windows XP updates will downlaod but not install Not clear from your post.And why not do win xp is on c drive and ms office on the d partition.

um, an update... Windows Xp Updates Downloads Heavy on facts, light on opinions. Success.-;) Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Windows XP: Problem - Windows XP updates will downlaod but n by gmternes / January 12, 2008 10:43 AM PST In reply have to be patient.

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solved Windows wont install on brand new build solved Brand new PC that runs windows XP SP3 wont recognize SATA2 hdd, which is recognized in BIOS though XP won't permit 8 bamim2Dec 17, 2013, 7:49 PM That's what I ended up doing. Where Is Windows Update In Xp It started with 2 updates, then I rebooted, then 2 more & rebooted, then .NET 3.5 & I rebooted, but THEN this time it came back with more than 10 updates!! Windows Xp Update Page Cannot Be Displayed So I did & rebooted.

A brief search turned up forum postings at Microsoft.com from others with this problem. check over here The next morning I looked & low & behold there were 150 updates downloaded & waiting for me to install. If I remove the update, will XP Most Likely let me install it again? I have had the problem since doing an XP-2p2 repair 2 weeks ago! Windows Xp Windows Update Page Cannot Be Displayed

THANK YOU!! I tried every other possible solution offered and none worked. Thank you. his comment is here Then I installed .NET 2.0 &,SP3 & rebooted.

I searched for, found, downloaded & ran 10 different MS "Fix it" apps & some things were fixed, but MANY were not. Windows Xp Update Free Download No pressure, but I'm REALLY hoping someone here can help me with this. Turn on Automatic Updates In about 10 minutes the little yellow shield appeared in the lower right corner of the screen, notifying of updates available. (sometimes I was impatient and would

I HOPE this IS fixed, but in the words of Monty Python, "I'll say no more...

I wiped out my BITS Service completely. To see, try running Windows Update manually from the website to insure it can install patches. Back to top #5 WilliamP WilliamP Topic Starter Members 119 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:07:06 AM Posted 12 June 2015 - 03:23 PM I am in the process of installing Windows Update Agent Xp Thank you.Now if you could just tell me what to do to be able to play a video on a business site that runs really slow and jerky.I use Windows XP

under a visa waiver program are being asked by the Department of Homeland Security... Then you can change the folder name without needing to boot into "safe mode" Report Steve- Dec 14, 2013 11:10AM Hopefully this help somebody the same way as helped me. I have had computers since 1982 and have even programmed but this defeated everything until I saw your cure.Two questions:1. http://webinweb.net/windows-xp/windows-server-2003-unable-to-download-updates.html Right click on command prompt and run as administrator 3.

bamim2Dec 9, 2013, 7:55 PM Thank you for you comments. Definitely try this solution! Of course that is not on this computer.I will let you know how it turns out. Here are the latest Insider stories.

I thought I would just go into Add/Remove programs & remove the update & then install it. by K-Havenor / May 8, 2008 9:07 AM PDT In reply to: Amazing - That fixed it Thanks a bunch. While still in safe mode I turned on the automatic updates and rebooted into normal mode. I don't know if things are fixed, but it IS updating.

NOR do they automatically show up as they did the other day. I re-ran it, then chose another option & kept poking around until I found something appropriate for windows update. bamim2Dec 17, 2013, 6:35 PM I have one last (hopefully) crazy problem. The only way I have found to circumvent it is to ignore automatic updates all together and go to the upgrades section of windows downloads and download each one individually and

My problem was particularly annoying because there was no error code, thus nothing to search the net for. I wonder if there's some way to blow out the folder that has the files downloaded or if I need to mod part of the registry to get it to work? You saved me doing a fresh install. Press ENTER after each command.regsvr32 wuapi.dllregsvr32 wuaueng.dllregsvr32 wuaueng1.dllregsvr32 wucltui.dllregsvr32 wups.dllregsvr32 wups2.dllregsvr32 wuweb.dllAttempt to run Windows Update Now what do you get?Rick Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Reply to

Anyway, I THINK things are finally working the way they should I guess I'll see if any other updates keep showing up. I had to use system restore repeatedly. Ask ! what did work was to download and run windows update agent, I let it run for 4 hours before it succeeded getting and update past sp3, and now it works perfectly.

Once you have done this the updates should work as normal. I'll be back... Saga LoutDec 10, 2013, 7:50 AM Try the FixIt in this KB:- http://support.microsoft.com/kb/956702 bamim2Dec 14, 2013, 9:12 PM After several days of trying, removing the OS & reinstalling & some dancing