Considerations (as your situation may be different from the OP) -
System may be infected with malware "Vundo"
Service does not start and displays "Error 1058"
You cannot manually start the Automatic Updates service and you receive an "Error 1058"
error message on a computer that is running Windows XP or Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
"Could not start the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) Service. Error 1058" error message when
you manually start the Remote Procedure Call service
TaurArian [MVP] 2005-2009 - Update Services
How to ask a question: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555375
Computer Maintenance: Acronis / Diskeeper / Paragon / Raxco
"VnCnUsa" <VnCnUsa@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
|I also get this problem. The message is
| "Windows could not start the Windows Update service on Local Computer.
| Error 1058: The service cannot be started, either because it is disabled or
| because it has no enableed devices associated with it."
| So am I missing some file in my PC ? I checked the missing part but it
| doesn't tell me what I am missing.
| Or other reason is I think I install the BitDefender Internet Security
| 2008, so i think they blocked it and make some part become malfunction.
| Can You help me solve this problem please ! (my e-mail is
). Thankyou !
| "Monalisa" wrote:
| > windows xp home edition firewall was on then i downloaded mcafee it ran well
| > all night then this morning no more updates
| > --
| > Monalisa
| > "PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
| > > You cannot manually start the Automatic Updates service and you receive an
| > > "Error 1058" error message on a computer that is running Windows XP or
| > > Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005:
| > > http://support.microsoft.com:80/kb/896224
| > >
| > > After reinstalling Windows (XP?), was the machine ever connected to the
| > > internet without a firewall being enabled?
| > > --
| > > ~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/
| > >
| > >
| > > Monalisa wrote:
| > > > I get this message every time i try to enable and start the automatic
| > > > updates i have run virus scan many times and no virus's found also i
| > > > formated this computer, reloaded windows did updates last thing i put in
| > > > was service pack 3 which it did not have when i had to format it just sp2
| > > > this is driving me crazy and i have no idea why it worked when i finished
| > > > last night and today it is back to being disabled again
| > >
| > >