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John Cummings wrote:
> Iam having a problem installing the following security updates in Vista
> 64bit sp1.
> I have tried a number of times and in different ways and each time the
> update changes are reversed after stage 3 of the update install.
> I have tried installing each update individually via windows update and
> manually by downloading each update from Microsoft and running separately.
> I tried doing a clean boot and installing via windows update but the same
> In the windows update log it does seem to say that the update aren't
> applicable to my system but windows update keeps telling me to install
> I sent a support email to Microsoft and got a reply today suggesting I
> here and in the Knowledge database which I have already tried but I
> I would write a actually post and see if there are any other suggestions
> get these updates installed.
> Thanks in advance