Re: "Groundhog Day!": KB939373 won't install...sort of...[RESOLVE
But what if one needs to run IIS locally. This is a big problem for me and I
can't believe more people are not having this issue. I have three updates
that show as installed in add/remove programs but with IIS installed the
continually prompt to be installed:
WinXP Pro SP2
..NET Framework 2.0 SP1
"Michael Jennings" wrote:
> Think nothing of it. I suppose you made a quite elaborate and very
> complicated search, but you could find out where you went wrong
> by imitating Bill Murray and doing it again until you nailed it. Hint:
> in Internet Explorer > Help > Online Support > enter 939373 in
> the "Search Support (KB) box > examine MS07-041 > think.
> "DustyB" <Microsoft@innerREMOVETHISlodge.com> wrote in message
> > G'day "Michael Jennings" & all;
> > **THANK YOU!!!**
> > As you'd suggested, I did indeed find IIS installed. IIRC, I got that
> > from some MS message about updates. Thought I needed it. Installed it.
> > Pressed on from there.
> > But your suggestion to remove it was apparently spot on. Thanks again!
> > I pride myself on being computer savvy enough to figure most things out on
> > my own. And what I can't figure out, I'm usually self-sufficient enough
> > to have read lots of pages of text about this and even tangentially
> > related issues. But I absolutely missed this connection. I searched,
> > browsed, and cross-referenced the MS KB database and got nada! Where/what
> > did I do wrong to have missed that?
> > Anyway, this problem is resolved thanks--again--to your most able help.
> > Thanks for letting me finally put that darned groundhog to bed...(:-o)!
> > Muchos gracias my friend,
> > Dusty -- Everett, Wa.
> > "Michael Jennings" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> > news:OlBwKD$9HHA.1168@TK2MSFTNGP02.phx.gbl...
> >> Start > Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs >
> >> Windows Components > Internet Information Services (IIS) installed?
> >> If so (and you don't need it to run a web server), uncheck it.
> >> "DustyB" <Microsoft@innerREMOVETHISlodge.com> wrote in message
> >> news:OKFvqv69HHA.1416@TK2MSFTNGP03.phx.gbl...
> >>> G'day all;
> >>> Hardware: HP Media Center PC model - m7680n
> >>> Software: XP Pro - current and up-to-date as of this morning
> >>> Additional: Live OneCare customer/user
> >>> With one exception: KB939373 keeps showing up on "Updates are ready to
> >>> be installed on your computer" message from Live OneCare. I also have
> >>> that little LOC tag on the "Turn Off" button on the "Turn Off Computer"
> >>> pop-up.
> >>> When I click on "do it", it goes through the machinations of installing
> >>> something...gets done...and shuts down. Yet on reboot that same update
> >>> is ready to be loaded again. The log shows a successful installation
> >>> (about 2-dozen or 'em at last count), yet it doesn't seem to end up
> >>> getting that item cleared.
> >>> I have also manually gone the MS update route. Same thing. It finds
> >>> it's needed, downloads and apparently installs it...but on the next
> >>> check, there it is again...
> >>> It's beginning to feel like "Groundhog Day" around here. How do I clean
> >>> this thing up?
> >>> Regards all,
> >>> Dusty B