Re: Windows Genuine Advantage Validation fails install - other upd
This thread is unique to machine "Grover". The later thread "New Behavior"
applies to both "Grover" and "Della". I will check the WGA update number
next time I am at the Grover site, probably later today.
Thanks, Jim P.
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"PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
> Is this the same machine as in your later, "New behavior by machine at
> shutdown after MS updates" thread in this newsgroup?
> Are you referring to KB905474?
> ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
> MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Client - since 2002
> Jim Pivonka wrote:
> > On a Windows XP SP2 machine I administer the April updates were
> > successfully
> > downloaded and installed on April 17th. Today, April 24, Microsoft Update
> > showed a new update was available; it turned out to be a new WGAV
> > installation.
> > The WGAV tool downoad was successful. However the installation failed.
> > I believe that the general fixes for Windows Update install failures are
> > inapplicable in this case - Windows Install procedures worked fine for the
> > updates, including MS Office updates, 7 days ago.
> > Therefore it seems this install failure is specific to the new "Windows
> > Genuine Advantage Validation" tool package.
> > Can you provide me an explanation for this package specific failure, and a
> > work around to deal with it?