Re: Windows update doesn't start
"PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
> Please see this page http://members.shaw.ca/dts-l/goodpost.htm then post
> back to this thread with the information we'd need to be able to assist you
> ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
> MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Client - since 2002
> leonardevens wrote:
> > When I choose Windows update (or Microsoft update), there is some brief
> > activity (hourglass icon) and then nothing happens. The list of tasks
> > shows IE running, but there is no window showing for it. If I then start
> > IE separately, the Windows Update window pops up also. This is new. It
> > never happened before.
I resolved the problem. It was caused by a third program, spybot.
In passing, let me note that when I clicked on the link in the email message
I got about a response, it went to a web site, but the screen was blank.