Re: Automatic Updates Generating Error and Closing
"MowGreen [MVP]" wrote:
> Suggest you download the latest version of the Windows Update Agent:
> Save it, do NOT run it, close the browser and any other open programs
> Now run "WindowsUpdateAgent30-x86.exe"
> If you get a message that the Update Agent is already installed, then go
> to Start > Run > click the Browse button
> Navigate to where WindowsUpdateAgent30-x86.exe is located and click on it
> Click the Open button
> At the Open: line, click once on "WindowsUpdateAgent30-x86.exe"
> It should be highlighted in blue
> Click just *after* the last quotation mark - "
> Push the Space Bar on the keyboard and type in
> The command should now look like this
> "C:\<wherethefileislocated>\WindowsUpdateAgent 30-x86.exe" /wuforce
> [Notice the space after the last quotation mark]
> Click OK or press Enter
> Restart the system
> Did that resolve the issue ?
> MowGreen [MVP 2003-2007]
> *-343-* FDNY
> Never Forgotten
> Ashy-B wrote:
> > Hello people!
> > I really need some help here, i have encountered a perculiar problem with my
> > Automatic Updates service.
> > I am running Windows XP SP2 on a AMD 2ghz Sempron processor and out of
> > knowehere today a constant error message has started that will not go away.
> > It says "Automatic Updates has generated a problem and needs to close" and
> > when i either click Send Error report or Don't Send and the box dissapears it
> > comes straight back and just keeps doing that all time no matter ho wmany
> > times i click don't send or send it just keeps coming back!! Help me please!
> > Here is the technical infomation about what the error report contains:-
> > C:\DOCUME~1\KEVINT~1\LOCALS~1\Temp\WERf9df.dir00\w uauclt.exe.mdmp
> > C:\DOCUME~1\KEVINT~1\LOCALS~1\Temp\WERf9df.dir00\a ppcompat.txt