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berlichmanMar 4, 2010, 11:27 PM Zoron said: Re-register the Windows Update DLL with the commands below Click Start, click Run, type cmd, and then click OK. Get the answer RigitSep 11, 2008, 2:35 AM Thanks Zoron that was perfect. SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. Finally, others have reported that Windows Update is also failing on server versions of Windows. Check This Out

it's X86. Edited by Nacster, 28 October 2012 - 04:58 PM. That was an old update, so I doubt that I'll continue to have problems with updates sticking. Otherwise, let's get started.

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I looked at my options and they were basically Linux or Mac. But tell the forum about drivers. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. I finally rebooted & when it came back up it has been downloading Updates ever since.

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  4. 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

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Can't update Windows XP home by john343 / August 9, 2012 5:07 AM PDT In reply to: You won't know if drivers are Try using modern hardware or software on Windows 98, Windows Me, or even Windows 2000 -- even Firefox no longer supports Windows 2000. Microsoft updates has a patch so you won't get it. Ccleaner Also installation was made so easy.

Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Can't update Windows XP Home This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Microsoft Windows Update Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. It was hung in the middle of running the "MS Advantage" gizmo. why not find out more badgeSep 11, 2008, 2:40 AM Well, I will have to try Zoron's instruction on the one XP machine I have that always fails to install the OS updates.

Now, the same developer has put together the Missed Features Installer5 -- MFI5 for Windows XP and 2003. Fix it. Even though you'll run 7, you'll still have an 8 license, which will be better for upgrading in the future.

August 12, 2014 Erno Hernberg My upgrading history goes like this. Also, I wonder if it might have something to do with the fact that the recovery discs come pre-installed with Norton Internet Security 2006..You see, once I've done a clean/fresh install

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Or perhaps you're perfectly happy with your existing software and just use your computer for very basic things, so you don't see the point in paying Microsoft an upgrade fee. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/237784-45-install-updates Is there anything else I can try? Windows Xp Update More like this Fighting with a broken Windows Update - Part 2 Microsoft reissues patch that crippled Windows PCs Windows 8's no-name update plan nails OS's coffin shut Video Windows 10 Windows 7 Download I thought I would just go into Add/Remove programs & remove the update & then install it.

When you connect to the Net, do you use a Proxy or go direct? his comment is here How to upgrade from Windows XP to Windows 10: Key benefits For one thing, your colleagues will be surprised at how much quicker will be there computers once you install a After the system Restore, I went in & set Update "KB2862330" to not show itself to me again. Every time I tell it to install updates it acts like it is and then gives me a message that says "the following updates were not installed" and then lists all Windows 10 Download

It's a shame this is missing along with details such as "I used the factory supplied XP CD and Drivers" because for now what you have told only has me nodding Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - (NT) I meant "XP2" by Coryphaeus / August 8, 2012 7:12 AM PDT In reply to: Here's a option . . . http://custsolutions.net/windows-xp/i-can-t-update-to-sp3.php System Restore is my Friend....

Saga LoutDec 15, 2013, 6:11 PM They would probably charge you that and just ship that FixIt down the line and run it remotely. I did 100 different things & nothing helped. Say goodbye to the MS-DOS command prompt It had a good 36-year run, but its day is done.