(cross-post added to WU)
"carol" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:8C9B2E8A-6F32-41DE-86F0-E87B66AE0870@microsoft.com...
> please please if someone can help correct the error 800705B9--I keep getting
> this when windows tell me its time to update my windows vista.
> I have tried everything and I dont know what to do. If someone can shed
> some light on this error, I will be greatly appreciated.
E:\>set /a c = 0x5B9
E:\>net helpmsg %c%
1465 is not a valid Windows network message number.
Q: Does Vista give you any different result for
net helpmsg 1465
Otherwise, try a web search?...
<title>Description of the System Update Readiness Tool for Windows Vista,
for Windows Server 2008, for Windows Server 2008 R2 Release Candidate,
and for Windows 7 Release Candidate</title>
(BING search for
(0x800705B9 OR 800705B9 OR 1465) site:support.microsoft.com
BTW in case this about the WU client and not the WU catalog,
the topic of the newsgroup you posted in, I'm cross-posting
my reply. You may use the pointer in the header this will
add to switch newsgroups.