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Helpful +2 Report Mike Oct 20, 2013 09:36PM I had the same issue with being unable to rename the folder due to protection issues. Then I installed Firefox because, well IE6 is useless. Back to top #14 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 14,966 posts OFFLINE Local time:03:18 PM Posted 13 June 2015 - 07:01 PM Thanks for the update. bamim2Dec 16, 2013, 10:01 PM Well, now things are not even letting me get to the site again. weblink

Thanks for some more solid input! I am repairing a friends computer and this was the final step in resolving her PC issues. Back to top #6 redwolfe_98 redwolfe_98 Members 11 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:South Carolina, USA Local time:03:18 PM Posted 12 June 2015 - 03:43 PM williamp, i am using windows xpsp3 solved How do I install Windows 8.1 to a Brand New Laptop that has Windows 10 Brand new DVD writers won't work on my Windows 10 PC, HELP!

Where Is Windows Update In Xp

If I remove the update, will XP Most Likely let me install it again? The problem is my registry doesn't have a (WindowsUpdate\AU) How can I fix that. There is a difference. After fiddling around with this for a week now & yesterday having the problem I mentioned, where I can't even GET to the Windows Update site because it Shanghai's me &

The same trick did nothing on the other two machines. A number of search engine provided fixes did not work for me. All successful but no change. I stopped the Update Process, then changed the name of that folder & restarted the process. Windows Xp Windows Update Page Cannot Be Displayed Scott Dunn from Windows Secrets covered re-registering Windows Update DLLs last September in Stealth Windows update prevents XP repair.

Can spacecraft defend against antimatter weapons? Helpful +1 Report blackmax Sep 7, 2013 02:00AM I was pulling my hair up after formatting my hard drive--and installing windows xp...then windows update wouldn't work. But at least it reported back the problems that it caused!! http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/579269/windows-xp-wont-update/ I spent 1.5 hours with Microsoft and another 2 hours on the web trying to fix this XP update problem.

Report bunker51 1Posts Wednesday November 27, 2013Registration date November 27, 2013 Last seen - Nov 27, 2013 02:25AM tried that could not rename file. Download Windows Xp Updates Manually I went ahead and did Custom and let it run. That got to be such a mess that I wiped the HDD & reinstalled XP. Back to top #5 WilliamP WilliamP Topic Starter Members 111 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:03:18 PM Posted 12 June 2015 - 03:23 PM I am in the process of installing

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after the "windows update"/"microsoft update" activex-control(s) is installed, "automatic updates" can be turned off and the "windows update"/"microsoft update" webpages will still be accessible, once the "windows update"/"microsoft update" activex-control(s) have http://www.computerworld.com/article/2850890/windows-update-is-broken-on-xp.html If not you need to download it manually then you will receive automatic updates until the well last update of Windows XP. Where Is Windows Update In Xp I was told that I can get it to pick up the old updates. Windows Xp Update Page Cannot Be Displayed I've tried & tried a bunch of things to get passed this, but no matter what, I get the same error message & cannot install updates.

In addition to the "update history", there are two plain text log files in the C:\WINDOWS folder. have a peek at these guys So I did & rebooted. A Microsoft technician responded to my plea for help well within their 24 hour goal. I've got almost 100 hours into this. Windows Xp Update Fix

Fix it. windows-xp windows-update share|improve this question edited Oct 9 '13 at 17:12 asked Oct 9 '13 at 17:04 windohs 21113 Is it possible there are no updates? –CharlieRB Oct 9 It didn't do it, but could you please explain the "Event Cache" statement? check over here Has a movie ever referred to a later movie?

more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Culture / Recreation Science Windows Xp Update Free Download Never re-enable Automatic Updates.Step 6: Install Internet Explorer 8 and (important!) during installation choose the option to also install updates. (The updates will fail to install if you don't have the Report Bob D- Oct 4, 2013 08:37AM Worked for me also...Thanx Arun Report mikie- Oct 5, 2013 10:58AM same issue, updates not working after reinstall and sp3.

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Start the two services That's the good news.The bad news is that this only works for one go-round with Windows Update. THANK YOU... Hopefully this way, it will do the job and cost you nothing. Windows Xp Updates Downloads And presto!!

Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. Microsoft Security Essentials is getting updated properly but earlier I was getting updates for it via Windows Update also. Sorry There was an error emailing this page. http://sohohosting.net/windows-xp/automatic-updates-not-working-xp.html I've seen it take 30+ minutes, even after deleted the Software Distribution folder. · actions · 2013-Sep-16 7:05 pm · mcelottojoin:2002-11-19Windsor, ON

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Franpa Member 2013-Oct-14 8:03 am Hey, I had the same problem while doing a fresh install of Windows XP In fact, now I'm actually worse off than when I posted this. Finally, let me repeat a warning about upgrading to Internet Explorer 7. Thanks Arun!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

But that's sorta like piping your error messages to "Dev Null", they're not really gone & solved, you just can't seem'em anymore. I tried every other possible solution offered and none worked. Edited by redwolfe_98, 12 June 2015 - 03:47 PM. It's an AMD CPU, ECS Motherboard, 4GB RAM, 1GB Hitachi HD, a 400Watt PSU & a 1Gb/s NIC.

Ju7st restart and hold down the F8 key. Report heather- Jan 14, 2009 12:39PM http://www.malwarebytes.org/ I was told to update my java and run malwarebytes Good luck! And THIS is why I come to DSLReports.. So I did the SP1a install and went up to SP2.

On both computers, this fixed the problem.