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Re: Error 80246005 (failed to download/install updates)

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Old 01-05-2008
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Re: Error 80246005 (failed to download/install updates)
thank you very much . look like is working now. thanks again

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"Taurarian" wrote:

> Click Start, select Run, type in: services.msc
> then press enter
> Now look for the Automatic Updates Service, right click it and choose to stop
>
> Click Start, select Run, type in: %windir%\SoftwareDistribution
> then press enter
> Open the DataStorage folder and delete its contents.
>
> Click Start, select Run, type in: type services.msc
> then press enter
> Now look again for the Automatic Update Service and choose to start
>
> Try running the Updates again.
>
> If in doubt, cut and paste the contents of the datastorage folder to another
> location so that you can copy them back if required.
>
> No guarantees, but it’s worth a try.
>
>
> "Drako" <Drako@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:2CD7CAA9-F135-4F75-A39A-26867E133529@microsoft.com...
> > when i try to download and install the updates i get this error, and its not
> > even listed on microsoft page =/
> >
> > what should i do?

>
>

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