:: Recently getting a notice that windows update is "turned off". I
:: open security center and can not turn it back on. I open the menu
:: for the auto updates and it show that it is actually on. I try to
:: update via the web site and it says error 0x80070422 "The site
:: cannot continue bcs. one or more of these Windows services is not
:: running". I follow instructions with the services.msc and can't get
:: the auto updates service to "start". Firewall off. All caches
:: this all started after I recently accidently deleted all my emails.
:: (I was trying to save them to a removable usb storage by copying the
:: .dbx files but accidently deleted them. Was able to recover with
:: some recovery software but now can't read the .dbx files anyway.
:: Any help with this would be nice also. Also, can't convet the .dbx
:: files to .eml for Vista which is on the other computer I wanted to
:: trasfer the emails to.
:: Windows XP Ver 5.1
The necessary service "Automatic Updates" (WUAUSERV) is not started or is
unavailable. Error 0x80070422
Error message when you try to install updates by using the Windows Update
Web site or the Microsoft Update Web site: "0x80070422"
or 0x422 = 1058 "thanks to Robert Aldwinckle for pointing this out"
System may be infected with malware "Vundo" and/or friends
Service does not start and displays "Error 1058"
You cannot manually start the Automatic Updates service and you receive an
"Error 1058" error message on a computer that is running Windows XP or
Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005
"Could not start the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) Service. Error 1058" error
message when you manually start the Remote Procedure Call service
TaurArian [MVP] 2005-2009 - Update Services
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