Also a consideration -
One of the most common causes of this error code is the Anti Virus and Anti
Spyware software programs running on the computer.
Virus scanning recommendations for computers that are running Windows Server
2003, Windows 2000, or Windows XP
two finger typer wrote:
:: Thanks for trying but, whilst the "fix-it" ran OK in non-agressive
:: mode it didn't solve the problem and when I tried it aggressive it
:: threw up a " couldn't run a script" error and stopped.
:: What have I tried already??? So many things that I have forgotten
:: many. All of them have been related to " check this out" but upon
:: checking, all is as it should be. I've scanned the system with
:: McAfee AV, Ad-Aware, Spybot S&D, MS Malicious s/w Remover and all
:: come back clean. I've tried turning off Zonealarm and doing the
:: install. no change....
:: I am considering uninstalling IE8 to see if it is anything to do
:: with that but I'm sure that if it was an issue, others would have
:: spotted it already and it would have been all over the web.
:: What's your opinion of a sequence of "system restores". I've never
:: used it. If I restore progressively further back is it likely that
:: the machine will find a point where whatever has changed to cause
:: the problem is corrected?
:: "Shenan Stanley" wrote:
::: two finger typer wrote:
:::: Updates 968537, 970238 and 961501 are all failing to install from
:::: manual or auto update. I am running XP with SP2. This has been
:::: happening since I successfully installed 969614, 969579, 969897,
:::: 969613, 969898 & 890830 on June 10th although a Defender update did
:::: install OK on 13th June.
:::: I have checked the registry for permission as suggested on the MS
:::: site but they all seem OK.
:::: I have only recently upgrade to IE8 ( on June 4th ). Could this
:::: be relevant? I have spent 3 days trawling the various newsgroups
:::: and trying out different things but to no avail so any help would
:::: be much appreciated...
::: (Knowing what you have tried in your three days would be helpful.)
::: Shenan Stanley
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