Re: cannot install update
I was fighting for days with this same problem and you guys saved my week!
Thank you. Raphael
"David Hunt" wrote:
> Wonderful - it works.
> With me it was the wuauclt (.exe) handler failing to spawn the COM server
> giving the 0x80004002 error.
> Luckily I have only been unable to install updates for a few days. Still I
> wonder what caused it in the first place, overzealous regcleaner perhaps?
> "sdlomi2" wrote:
> > "Richard C" <RichardC@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > news:7F28CB15-01DF-42E0-826E-768E9C5DCF3C@microsoft.com...
> > > After I repaired the installation of my windows XP, I went to Windows
> > > Updates, however I can only downloaded the updates but not install any of
> > > the
> > > updates (92 of them).
> > >
> > > The last few error codes are: 0x80004002
> > >
> > > Please help
> > This works for me--several times with slight variations in symptoms,
> > last week:
> > I have just tried the suggestion below, recommended by Bob ((leanin'
> > cedar)
> > in a previous email on this site (see Joe Medford - 8.10.07) - it worked.
> > 1. Click on Start and then click Run,
> > 2. In the open field type "REGSVR32 WUAPI.DLL" (without quotation marks) and
> > press Enter.
> > 3. When you receive the "DllRegisterServer in WUAPI.DLL succeeded" message,
> > click OK.
> > 4. Please repeat these steps for each of the following commands:
> > REGSVR32 WUAUENG.DLL
> > REGSVR32 WUAUENG1.DLL
> > REGSVR32 ATL.DLL
> > REGSVR32 WUCLTUI.DLL
> > REGSVR32 WUPS.DLL
> > REGSVR32 WUPS2.DLL
> > REGSVR32 WUWEB.DLL..........hth, sdlomi2