RE: Update failure
***READ ABOVE under "windows installer and installing...". You probably have
the same Windows Installer problem.
> In the process of installing a batch of recent (last week) downloaded W2K-Pro
> updates and hot fixes obtained via Windows Update, something went terribly
> wrong with my ability to access Microsoft Update at all. I keep getting a
> message to install some files to allow Update to work. Although the files
> appear to get downloaded and registered, any installation fails repeatedly.
> No error message or error code is ever provided giving a hint of why the
> files won't install or even exactly where this problem originated. I am then
> returned to a notice telling me to install files to allow Update to work.
> Nothing will take me out of this loop. My computer is a stand-along PC.
> Obviously, one of the downloaded updates or hot fixes previously installed
> has caused this problem. Restarting (hard boot) the PC fixes nothing. Any