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THANK YOU... If I knew what fixed my problem, I'd mark something as a solution, but I think it was just the XP Ghost picking on me. Ty. If you would be kind enough to elaborate on that one, I'll do them & let you know what happens. weblink

There's no way for me to know how widespread this problem is. I understand how to empty the "Software Distribution" folder. Microsoft's first suggestion was to download version 3 of the Windows Update "Agent" (file WindowsUpdateAgent30-x86.exe) to the root of the C disk, then run it with Start -> Run and the Same results. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2497281

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have to be patient. Report bunker51 1Posts Wednesday November 27, 2013Registration date November 27, 2013 Last seen - Nov 27, 2013 02:25AM tried that could not rename file. Automatic Updates enabled and service is running.

Scott Dunn from Windows Secrets covered re-registering Windows Update DLLs last September in Stealth Windows update prevents XP repair. How can I safely handle a concentrated (fuming) nitric acid spill? I'm off to chop down a tree with a fish... Windows Update Xp Sp3 Arun's little trick has very noticeably speeded up my Windows Explorer opening and other tasks on my computer.

I had to use system restore repeatedly. Windows Update Xp Download Back to top #9 WilliamP WilliamP Topic Starter Members 111 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:03:17 PM Posted 12 June 2015 - 04:54 PM I downloaded and tried to install the It is common to find that you see 85 or more of updates that all fail at the installation stage. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-44726-windows-xp-automatic-updates-not-working That was an old update, so I doubt that I'll continue to have problems with updates sticking.

Coworker throwing cigarettes out of a car, I criticized it and now HR is involved Would the members of an online imageboard (or any community) be able to build a post-apocalytic Windows Xp Windows Update Page Cannot Be Displayed And THIS is why I come to DSLReports.. I've got almost 100 hours into this. I was getting the message that I needed to be an administrator in order to install updates, even though I was logged in as the admin.

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Nothing detected so far and I believe system is clean. In addition my computer boot-up and program opening have speed-ed up dramatically. Where Is Windows Update In Xp BLEEPINGCOMPUTER NEEDS YOUR HELP! Windows Xp Update Page Cannot Be Displayed The steps below fix the problem if auto updates fail after a fresh install of Windows XP SP3: Open Start, Run, and run these commands, one by one: regsvr32 /s wuapi.dll

THANK YOU for all your help. http://sohohosting.net/windows-xp/automatic-updates-not-working-xp.html I'll be back to check your response in a BITS.... I had Auto Update set to download, but not install. 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 Windows Xp Update Fix

New software installation was a nightmare. I'm totally stumped & I've already reinstalled XP several times with similar results, although if there are flaws in my method of installation or post installation, I could always try again. MrFrideyJan 2, 2014, 8:09 PM Hi All, It took me a while to cut this one down. check over here Management, Services and Applications then Services .and there is no Bit service.

This thread, XP SP3 Preventing any other Windows Update Installs, started almost 3 months ago. Download Windows Xp Updates Manually Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. I went was able to get Microsoft Fix 50777 which got me the Custom and Express options for the updates.

Thanks you times 10 for your insight and for posting this solution!!!!

Shouldn't that have been sufficient? Microsoft Security Essentials is getting updated properly but earlier I was getting updates for it via Windows Update also. I've been looking at the Services for a while & I've got them sorted by "Startup..." & there are none that are Disabled, but the list of Manual, is pretty long. Windows Xp Update Free Download No help.

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. Back to top #10 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 14,966 posts OFFLINE Local time:03:17 PM Posted 12 June 2015 - 05:04 PM Right Click My Computer > Manage. Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. this content 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've seen it posted as advice many times but I never tried it myself.