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subsidiary. There is no-charge for support calls that are associated with
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to a Security Update and cite the update's KB number (e.g., KB123456).
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Tip: Temporarily disable real-time protection by your anti-virus and/or
anti-spyware applications (e.g., CounterSpy, Spysweeper, Spybot, AVG
Anti-Spyware) and/or any third-party firewall (e.g., ZA) before attempting
to install the update(s).
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-Windows (IE, OE, Security, Shell/User)
AumHa VSOP & Admin; DTS-L.org
> No matter how many times I check for updates in Windows Vista (Home
> on a brand new Toshiba laptop, Vista continues to offer me th esame 27
> updates available for installation. I always elect to install the updates
> and I let the machine reboot like 5-6 times and wait (about an hour) for
> to finish. However, when it's done, it still offers me the same 27
> updates. What's going on here?