Re: KB931836 Error Code 0x8007F0F4
"PA Bear [MS MVP]" <PABearMVP@gmail.com> wrote in message
> Keep reading...
> Sick of microsoft wrote:
>> Wow how helpful, read, read, read, read, and one day you may be lucky
>> to get microsoft working on you computer, If not you can always just get
>> masters in computer science, it's so nice to have such a constant pain in
>> the ***.
>> "MowGreen [MVP]" wrote:
>>> 0x8007F0F4 Setup cannot continue because one or more pre-requisites
>>> required to install failed. For More details check the Log File.
>>> Update.exe can throw this error when it starts to download if the
>>> computer is running under battery power (there may be a fix for this in
>>> the future).
>>> OK, which Log File is that a reference to ?
>>> At the very top of KB931836 it states:
>>>> Important The update that is described in this Microsoft Knowledge Base
>>>> article has been replaced by the update that is described in Microsoft
>>>> Knowledge Base article 933360.
>>>> To make sure that Microsoft Windows has the latest time zone data,
>>>> install the update that is described in Microsoft Knowledge Base
>>> Do the 'Genuine Dance' first, then download KB933360 from here and SAVE
>>> When the download completes close the browser and any other open
>>> Now install WindowsXP-KB933360-x86-ENU.exe
>>> The system may need to be restarted. Suggest you restart it anyway
>>> whether prompted to or not after KB933360's installation.
>>>> *Note* When you apply this update, you may receive the following
>>>> Update cannot be installed as a newer or same time zone update has
>>>> already been installed on the system.
>>>> This message indicates that you have already applied the correct update
>>>> or that Windows Updates or Microsoft Update has automatically installed
>>>> this update. No additional action is required to update the Windows
>>>> operating system software.
>>> IF the above message appears than the system is updated sufficently and
>>> no further time zone updates are needed. In that case, if KB928388 is
>>> reoffered, click the Automatic Update icon on the Task Bar, UNcheck the
>>> box next to, click OK, and the put a check mark in the box next to
>>> " Do not show me these updates again " Click OK
>>> MowGreen [MVP 2003-2007]
>>> *-343-* FDNY
>>> Never Forgotten
>>> desertdarlene wrote:
>>>> I am running Windows XP Service Pack 2 with 1.49GHZ processor. I keep
>>>> getting this update reappearing and then failing to download and
>>>> tried looking for the earlier update KB928388 and I can't find it on my
>>>> computer. I don't know if it makes difference.
Yes, MS is soooo bad. It took me two whole days to get my desktop running
like I want.
It took me less than an hour to get my laptop running like I want.