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While no update from Microsoft is capable of physically damaging your memory or hard drive, the recent patches, like any software installation from any company, could have been a catalyst that When you connect to the Net, do you use a Proxy or go direct? It may also mess up booting from the old Windows partition so you need to know how to do Grub stuff if you want to fix that. (I actually set it The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Check This Out

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 11:04 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi All, It took me a while to cut this one down. Is it acceptable to make a lunch calendar appointment? That is far more important than keeping XP itself up to date. Quote: What does it mean if my version of Windows is no longer supported? https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/351740/cant-run-windows-update-via-xp-or-ie/

Looking for a movie where there is a Powerful Board Game played by two brothers? I set BITS to start Automatically to see if that would help, but it didn't.I went to the Microsoft Update Catalog site & did a search for "Windows XP Critical Updates", See that post for direct download links.) To install Debian Linux from Windows directly, I have (very recently) used Debian-Installer Loader. Related Resources solved Should I install windows 8.1 updates BEFORE replacing the HDD of a brand new laptop with an SSD?

It also reports "Windows update error 0x80070005". I may have missed the proper way to get help.I connect to the Net I "go direct". Saga LoutDec 17, 2013, 7:15 PM Don't uninstall the update; just untick the install option when it next offers itself to you. When I check the history, it shows that it has been installed MANY times.

What happens if you try that? I've searched & tried 20 different fixes & nothing has helped. Thanks. After the system Restore, I went in & set Update "KB2862330" to not show itself to me again.

You Can Change That! http://www.geekallday.com/windows-xp-sp3-update-issues/ I'll also list the updates here that are required. I REALLY need some help & will try anything realistic anyone suggests. My Windows XP Media Edition still updates, and I reinstalled it last year, or two years ago at the most, and was able to get all the updates (a hellish lot

Please try the request again. What do I do? 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Security → Am I infected? No Windows update can physically damage your memory or hard drive but their installation, like any software installation, may have been a catalyst that brought these hardware issues to light.Replace the Lips_Obsession View Public Profile Find all posts by Lips_Obsession #23 10-25-2013, 11:03 PM Binkley Guest Join Date: Oct 2013 Had the exact same issue with a fresh install

Nothing fancy at all. Find all posts by Rhythmdvl #33 01-02-2014, 01:42 PM jmfridey Guest Join Date: Jan 2014 It took me a while to cut this one down. What early home computers have more than one CPU, where both could be used by the programmer? You can put it on a 'live' CD or USB stick to double check that your computer will run it without a hitch.

The one you need it the FixIt button you see when you expand the Windows 2000, XP, Server 2003 section by clicking on the + sign to the left of that In this particular screenshot, it's running IE 6 and has been like this for about an hour. 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. this contact form Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the

Once I did that, I could download the fixes required including the Windows update software. (Can't now I think...) md2000 View Public Profile Find all posts by md2000 #26 Edit: Finally! http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/i...downloads/ie-8 lurcio View Public Profile Find all posts by lurcio #18 10-24-2013, 05:37 PM Fear Itself ɯǝlqoɹd ɐ ǝʌɐɥ ǝʍ 'uoʇsnoɥ Charter Member Join Date: Apr 1999 Location:

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I can't believe that's what did it, but it sure looks that way. Find all posts by Rhythmdvl #9 10-24-2013, 12:02 AM engineer_comp_geek Robot Mod in Beta Testing Moderator Join Date: Mar 2001 Location: Pennsylvania Posts: 16,578 It's not that bad Back to top Back to Am I infected? Hopefully this way, it will do the job and cost you nothing.

Support end dates Here are the dates when support will end for PCs running Windows XP and Windows Vista without the latest service packs: • Support for Windows XP is ending When you launch IE6 and go to Tools->Windows Update, it asks you if you want "Express" or "Custom" updates, and regardless of what you click, it will then show "Checking for I would have put Linux on it but the CD-ROM wouldn't work, nor the floppy drive, and it was too old to boot from USB although I did install PLOP to I found a lot of threads talking about how it's a known Inspiron 1501 problem, but I've flashed the BIOS to the latest version and it's still giving me the warning.

I'll try to spend a bit of time on this site looking for problems I can help others with & not just come here when I need help myself. Find all posts by Rhythmdvl #31 10-30-2013, 05:12 AM sailor Registered User Join Date: Mar 2000 Quote: Originally Posted by Rhythmdvl It's hanging up on upgrading .NET, but If he/we have to insert a disk each time, that's really cutting their life expectancy way down. I went back to the update site & was able to run the update tool, but when I went to install ANY updates, I get the error, "Some updates were not

If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. See How To Clean Install Windows 7 for help. Windows Vista:Reinstall Windows Vista, keeping nothing (no personal files or programs). Can't Run Windows Update via XP or IE Started by disneeze , Oct 04 2010 10:15 PM Please log in to reply 2 replies to this topic #1 disneeze disneeze Members I installed IE8 and then again install windows update agent..

bamim2Dec 15, 2013, 3:46 PM I did try the link, it leads me to a person that wants to charge me $100 to fix my problem. Sorry... Milnesy Thursday, August 04, 2011 7:38 PM Reply | Quote Answers 1 Sign in to vote OK guys, this was bugging me all day. After installation of all updates you should now have a working Windows Update session.