RE: Windows Updates
Panic over ! Continued searching Forum and found answer in Article 943144.
86 Updates now installed.
> Many thanks but no success - however, I have 'fiddled' further. Search via
> Windows Search for msi.dll revealed two versions of Installer -
> 3.0.3790.2180 and 3.1.4000.2435. Both versions show "Unknown Application" to
> open. I know very little about file associations and have'nt had the courage
> to try any of the following which are shown -
> Creative Media Source 5 Player
> M. Money
> M. Photo Prem 10
> W. Media Player
> W. Picture & Fax Viewer
> Word Pad
> Would selecting any of them do the trick and, if so, which one do you suggest?
> "TaurArian" wrote:
> > On the WU Website, select your history of updates - now click on failed
> > update (red mark) and see if there is an error code.
> > If there is an error code, write it down and post back or in the
> > alternative, do a search for the error code.
> > For further information - You Cannot Install Some Updates or Programs
> > http://support.microsoft.com/kb/822798
> > It is assumed that you are using Windows XP.
> > "BDTB" wrote:
> > > I get the following during a Windows Update session -
> > >
> > > "Some updates could not be installed"
> > > "The following updates were not installed"
> > > "Microsoft Windows Installer 3.1"
> > >
> > > The Update notification icon (Shield) is a constant feature on the task bar
> > > and I am at my wits end trying to get a successful download !
> > >
> > > --
> > > BDTB