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I've seen it posted as advice many times but I never tried it myself. I re-ran it, then chose another option & kept poking around until I found something appropriate for windows update. for helping. THANK YOU!! http://intracom2008.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-update-remover.html

I then clicked on the "Windows Updates" link & went to go install updates as I have EVERY time. I finally rebooted & when it came back up it has been downloading Updates ever since. Unfortunately, the fix did not solve the problem. 8( So I had to open Services and enable Bacground Intelligence Service (BITS). by Kees_B Forum moderator / August 9, 2012 5:16 AM PDT In reply to: Can't update Windows XP home 2 months ago, it was perfect. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/579269/windows-xp-wont-update/

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I have started and restared the system several times and today BITS 'stays on Automatic'. 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!! Heavy on facts, light on opinions. I have it set to download them automatically but let me decide what and when to install.

ZoronSep 11, 2008, 3:05 PM I don't know the root cause, but I had a computer with XP that I had just reloaded for a customer. Chdksk needs to be run. Type the following commands. Windows Update Xp Download Install IE 8 Manually.

THANK YOU!! I'll give it a bit longer to conclude that it is though. Sorry... have a peek here I installed SP3 and a few other updates, but on the next batch it just wouldn't install anymore.

it's X86. Windows Xp Won't Update Right now my system is installing updates & then it will power itself off. I have to start it manually when I want to download and install updates. 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.

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Restart your computer. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-update/i-am-running-xp-sp2-windows-wont-update-anything/6e3c794d-f586-4f00-8cdc-aa8dcd61ad4e Submit Cancel One Moment Please Thanks for your feedback. 38% of people found this helpful. Windows Xp Windows Update Not Working Try Grif's note at http://forums.cnet.com/7726-6132_102-5098912.html?tag=posts;msg5099421b. Windows Xp Updates Downloads BITS was there, then I ran the tool several times, it found some problems & said it fixed a few of them, then I rebooted & looked at the processes &

Right Click MuWebControl Class and choose remove 6. check over here Related: Windows 10 Michael Horowitz is an independent consultant who has long been focused on Defensive Computing. Or will all of the things listed REALLY stop working? Run it regularily. Update Windows Xp To Windows 7

I understand how to empty the "Software Distribution" folder. But, looks good BITS is running without unexplained shutdown. badgeSep 14, 2008, 1:19 AM No. http://intracom2008.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-post-sp3-update-pack-2014.html A few months ago we wrote about the Missed Features Installer (MFI) for Windows 10, a 1.3GB ISO file which adds a ton of third-party programs to Windows 10, such as

WU keeps offering the same update over & over. Windows 7 Will Not Update After Fresh Install Then I noticed that it was the SAME update for 3 times in a row (I'm kinda slow), so I decided to go the Update site & try my luck again If it enabled Go here and run the fixit for XP.

In addition to that, I've installed XP no less than 50 times over the last 10-12 years or how ever long it has been out.

It routes me off to the Fix it 50777 guy again. I've got almost 100 hours into this. SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. Download Windows Xp Updates Manually Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 17 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - When I downloaded it ... I cant install updates for windows can't install XP updates Can't install Updates - Page cannot be displayed solved Can't Update Android (Says Latest Updates Already Installed) More resources See also 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. weblink Installed some other thing that looked VERY flaky in the Services menu, then it corrupted my registry!

um, an update... Deleting or renaming the Download folder leaves the new updates nowhere to go to be saved so I wouldn't recommend it. Trojan, virus, spyware. Again.

I HOPE this is fixed. Rename the SoftwareDistribution sub-folder in the C:\Windows folder3. Then I installed .NET 2.0 &,SP3 & rebooted. Nic, Nic.... " Saga LoutDec 17, 2013, 2:56 PM May the force of the Kanighits be one your side.

Everytime I tried manual or automatic, it would revert back to disabled. Type the following commands. Installing Windows XP.