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Old 01-01-2008
MWatsn
 

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Download 99% complete and connection lost!
How do I finish the last 1% of a tediously long 99% download of Win Updates
due to lost dialup connection?
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Old 01-01-2008
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Re: Download 99% complete and connection lost!
On Dec 31, 7:17*pm, MWatsn <MWa...@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> How do I finish the last 1% of a tediously long 99% download of Win Updates
> due to lost dialup connection?


The updates you successfully downloaded are cached in the %windir%
\SoftwareDistribution\Download folder on your hard drive. Just start
the update session again and it will pickup where it left off.
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Old 01-05-2008
MWatsn
 

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Re: Download 99% complete and connection lost!
Thanks Gus, it took several restarts and patience, but it picked up the
downloading where it left off like you said

"Gus" wrote:

> On Dec 31, 7:17 pm, MWatsn <MWa...@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> > How do I finish the last 1% of a tediously long 99% download of Win Updates
> > due to lost dialup connection?

>
> The updates you successfully downloaded are cached in the %windir%
> \SoftwareDistribution\Download folder on your hard drive. Just start
> the update session again and it will pickup where it left off.
>

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