Re: Updates will not install
Thanks for the help it worked fine.
"PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
> I'm having a simply /mahvelous/ day, thankyouverymuch!
> KB943144 was referenced here nearly 20 times in the past week alone, mostly
> in threads with subjects nearly identical to yours:
> ~PA Bear
> Buster wrote:
> > Sounds like you are not having a good day but thanks for your response.
> > I did do a check on previous posts but couldn't find anything similar to
> > my
> > problem after a windows repair but maybe I was using the wrong search
> > words.
> > Anyway I'll check that out when I get home tonight and see how I go.
> > Thanks
> > Buster
> > "PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
> >> As posted in replies 20-30 times a week in this newsgroup...
> >> Updates are not installed successfully from Windows Update, from
> >> Microsoft
> >> Update, or by using Automatic Updates after you repair a Windows XP
> >> installation:
> >> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/943144
> >> NB: Also applies to clean installs, upgrade installs, and Recovery
> >> installs. --
> >> ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
> >> MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Desktop Experience - since 2002
> >> AumHa VSOP & Admin http://aumha.net
> >> DTS-L http://dts-l.net/
> >> Buster wrote:
> >>> Hi All,
> >>> I run XP sp2. Recently I tried to install new motherboard drivers but
> >>> the
> >>> installation failed and I ended up doing a windows repair. That all
> >>> worked
> >>> well but now I can't install any windows updates. They all download but
> >>> none will install.
> >>> I got IE7 directly outside of windows update and that installed ok. It
> >>> would not install through windows update.
> >>> Can anyone help me please.
> >>> Thankyou in advance.
> >>> Buster