You may receive an error message that contains the "0x8DDD0018" code or the "0x80246008"
code when you try to download updates from the Microsoft Windows Update Web site or from
the Microsoft Update Web site
Make sure that you have automatic updates turned on.
Make sure that the Remote Procedure Call Locator is not disabled:
Click Start, select Run and type in:
Locate " Remote Procedure Call (RPC) Locator".
If it is disabled, then right click on it, go to 'Properties', change to 'manual' and
Try Windows Update Again
You receive a "Windows Update has encountered an error and cannot display the requested
page" error message when you try to install an update
TaurArian [MVP] 2005-2009 - Update Services
How to ask a question: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555375
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<Gen Jeny> wrote in message news:email@example.com...
| I'm running Windows Home Edition and am having the same problem as the others since
downloading SP3. I recieve error number 0x8DDD0018 on the Windows update site. I have
attempted all the suggestions here and on the Microsoft site to no avail. Is there any
help out there for a viable solution? Is my computer permanently compromised??? Why is
this happening -- is Microsoft negligent in the creation of SP3? (I have run several scans
using different anti spyware programs and have not found my computer to be infected with