How to troubleshoot failures updating your Office installation...
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~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-Windows (IE, OE, Security, Shell/User)
AumHa VSOP & Admin; DTS-L.net
> I am running Windows Server 2008.
> The Security Patch for Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 (KN952241) does not
> install. The help file says that I should make sure that Office Source
> Engine service is running.
> I've tried it several times and it just would not install, even if I sign
> as Administrator.
> Please advise.