Re: Windows Update Installation Hang
Good result. Thanks for reporting the outcome.
Enquire, plan and execute
> Problem solved. I ran Windows Update again with the Custom option and
> the update installed properly. Everything is back to normal.
> "Gerry" wrote:
>> Select Start, Help and Support, Keep your Windows up- to-date with
>> Windows Update, Review your Update History you can see the update.
>> What is the Failure code. Double click the small red icon in the
>> Status column for the failed update.
>> Cross posting to Windows Update newsgroup.
>> Hope this helps.
>> Stourport, England
>> Enquire, plan and execute
>> HMT wrote:
>>> I just ran Windows Update on a friends PC (Has XP SP2 installed) and
>>> it hangs on shutdown trying to install the update. The message "do
>>> not turn off or unplug your computer" goes on for over an hour, so
>>> we have to power off manually. I ran System Restore to back before
>>> the update, but still have a message on shutdown to click to
>>> install the update on shutdown, but it won't shut down.