Re: Curious install for KB940510 Update for Windows Vista
"Dave T." <davey@MyPlace.net> wrote in message
> Dave Horne wrote:
>> Last night I installed Update for Windows Vista KB940510. It went fine.
>> I turned off the computer and later turned it on. Upon start up I rec'd
>> a promt that Windows was unable to start and I jumped through a few
>> Ultimately everythign was fine and Windows started up. I then was
>> prompted by WU that there was an update to be had.
>> So, _again_ I installed KB940510.
>> If I look in Installed Updates, I see two instances of KB940510 being
>> successfully installed - one on 2-27 and the other on 2-28.
>> What happened? Am I alone here? Just wondering. Thanks,DH
> I have been holding on to that update just to see how things would shake
> out. If I read it right, it's another WGA. It wants to look at your
> software, and if it sees something it doesn't like, it will shut you down.
> I can foresee lots of problems with this update. Any MVP's care to jump in
> on this one?
> Dave T.
It turns out even if I wanted to uninstall this update, I can't - it's not
listed where one goes to uninstall updates.