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Old 02-29-2008
Rosco
 

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update not working after clean vista install
Pleeease Help!!

just did a new clean install of vista business version and trying to do the
first windows update...

Its says i must first install new windows update software, goes to a
'downloading and installing updates' progress bar but it fails and says
'windows could not search for new updates' and displays error code 80073712

Thanks
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Old 02-29-2008
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Re: update not working after clean vista install
Try manually installing the WU Agent for your system - get the link from this article
A new version of the Windows Update Agent is available
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/946928
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"Rosco" <Rosco@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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| Pleeease Help!!
|
| just did a new clean install of vista business version and trying to do the
| first windows update...
|
| Its says i must first install new windows update software, goes to a
| 'downloading and installing updates' progress bar but it fails and says
| 'windows could not search for new updates' and displays error code 80073712
|
| Thanks


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