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Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Help! I used file "WindowsUpdateAgent30-x86.exe" with the /wuforce switch and ran it from a HDD not containing the OS. 3. Typically I haveabout 19-20 updates that will not install. But it happened!!
The idea of doing incremental releases and upgrades of its software -- rather than a major shrink-wrapped release every 3-5 years -- was a good concept. I have triedseveral things, including following stuff on Microsoft's Web site. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. When Did Windows Xp Come Out Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video?
Loading... Microsoft either forgot or disregarded that fact when it released Windows Vista, because, despite a long beta period, a lot of existing software and hardware were not compatible with Vista when I dunno what else to do. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/help-windows-vista-just-won-t-install-updates-526691/ so I'll take a look at setupact.err when I get home tonight ...
No operating system worth its salt should be that problematic to operate. Windows Vista Stuck On Checking For Updates Don't forget full-system 'thorough' scans for malware as a precaution anytime you are faced with unusual system behavior. Here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51908 Self-built PC, Lian-Li PC-A70B, GA-EX38-DS5, Intel Core 2 Duo 3GHz, Leadtek 9600GT, Kingston 4GB DDR2, Enermax Galaxy 850W Selective boot: Vista UltimateSP2 32bit, installed 2008, Samsung HD502HJ (500GB, SATA) Take a close look at what you are updating and what failed and you may see a connection.
Self-built PC, Lian-Li PC-A70B, GA-EX38-DS5, Intel Core 2 Duo 3GHz, Leadtek 9600GT, Kingston 4GB DDR2, Enermax Galaxy 850W Selective boot: Vista UltimateSP2 32bit, installed 2008, Samsung HD502HJ (500GB, SATA) Windows 7 you could check here Your help would be greatly appreciated. Windows Xp Release Date I have 35.6Gb available on this disk! Windows Vista Failure Reasons The Notebook has performed flawlessly for a year now.
You will likely get a prompt to restart before the setting takes effect. The advice from the B.C. Self-built PC, Lian-Li PC-A70B, GA-EX38-DS5, Intel Core 2 Duo 3GHz, Leadtek 9600GT, Kingston 4GB DDR2, Enermax Galaxy 850W Selective boot: Vista UltimateSP2 32bit, installed 2008, Samsung HD502HJ (500GB, SATA) Windows 7 What was eventually decided - my Vista had, for whatever reason, become corrupted. Windows Vista Won't Download Updates
It broke too much stuff One of the big reasons that Windows XP caught on was because it had the hardware, software, and driver compatibility of the Windows 9x line plus Ezz Project VM 30,126 views 3:32 Learn How-To Update Vista Using Windows Update - Duration: 3:31. Event Xml:
My System Specs OS Win 7.7000 paule123 View Public Profile Find More Posts by paule123 . 16 Jan 2009 #2 davehc Vista and now 7 in 32 and 64 bit. Windows Vista Release Year or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. I was advised by Secunia PSI to upgrade to the next version, and that solved almost ALL my problems!!
Being a retired EE digital signal processor, I know the complexities of code contributed by hundreds if not thousands of SW engineers to build and maintain an OS. I would greatly appreciate the listing of steps you offered required to reinstall Vista from the factory disks. although there are 'fixes', none of them worked for me, so i had to uninstall comodo first - everything worked fine after that. 01-28-2008, 11:18 PM #5 OldGrayGary TSF Windows Vista Failure Case Study Things work better when your machine has been streamlined.
No one wants to use a new computer that is slower than their old one. 2. SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved. Yes...the upgrade is for Windows 7 64 bit for those of you who are wondering. Page 1 of 2 1 2 > 16 Jan 2009 #1 paule123 Win 7.7000 4 posts Upgrade from Vista to Win 7 failed - rolled back - why
Until I have the time and the mental energy to devote to upgrading to Win7 (sitting on my shelf), this seems like a possible (least-disruptive) interim solution for me, as well. I didn't install any new updates in last days except Windows Defender definitions. 45 minutes and still checking for updates. After installing this patch, checking for updates is completed in 10 minutes. The only thing that made me nervous was that the first part of the installation (before restart) of the Malicious Software Removal Tool was on the long side ...
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