:: I have Windows XP
:: Home Edition
:: Version 2002
:: Service Pack 3
:: When I boot up, I get an error message from Windows Update saying
:: it's been disabled and I could get viruses..... I click on Windows
:: Update in the tools section of Explorer and this error message
:: displays. [Error number: 0x8DDD0018]
:: I have tried to do the "Run" services.msc and try to change the
:: Automatic Update to Startup Type: Automatic. However, when I try to
:: start it I continue to receive an error message that says:
:: Could not start Automatic Updates Service on Local Computer.
:: Error 1058: The service cannot be started, ether because it is
:: disabled or because it has no enabled devices associated with it.
:: Can anyone help??
System may be infected with malware "Vundo"
TaurArian [MVP] 2005-2009 - Update Services
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