> i have tried getting windows update but keep getting error 80240016 i have
> windows vista home premium with sp1
Operation tried to install while another installation was in progress or
the system was pending a mandatory restart.
Does the issue occur when searching for, downloading, or, installing
Error message when you try to install updates from the Windows Update
Web site or from the Microsoft Update Web site: "0x80240016"
The above KB article suggests that you Stop and Start the Windows Update
service. Although I fail to see how that resolves the issue, suggest you
first give it a shot.
"Security updates should *not* have *non-security content* prechecked"