Hi, this has been a common problem recently and usually method 1 in this
article is sufficient, if not you may have to use method 2 -
Updates are not installed successfully from Windows Update, from Microsoft
Update, or by using Automatic Updates after you perform a new Windows XP
installation or you repair a Windows XP installation
For future assistance, try the WU newsgroup as this is only for the
Windows Update newsgroup:
TaurArian [MVP] 2005-2009 - Update Services
How to ask a question: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555375
Disclaimer: The information has been posted "as is" with no warranties or
guarantees and doesn't give any rights.
Computer Maintenance: Acronis / Diskeeper / Paragon / Raxco
"Redrisker" <Redrisker@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> These problems occured BEFORE installing Norton 360.
> First of all; excuse my possible lousy english as I am from Norway :-)
> I'm running a brand new installation of 32bit XP Pro with SP3 installed.
> When running widows update I repeadly keep getting update-recommondations
> innstall packages kb929399, kb956390,kb940157 and kb829019. They are all
> eighter empty, OR - like kb929399, meant for x64bit systems!!!
> This causes me to have to turn off automatical updates, which in the next
> turn results in an annoying nagging from the OS to turn it back on!!!
> Anybody who have encountered this problems?
> Note; Win Update just tells me there were some updates that were not
> installed. No errormessage to relate to.
> Thanx in advance :-)