Mari, your error code is 0x80070005 which is totally different from the
original posted and the hijackers.
For your error (access denied) :
First, make sure that your anti virus software isn't locking the registry
and preventing the installer from modifying the same.
Error message when you try to install Windows XP Service Pack 3: "Access is
denied" or "Service Pack installation did not complete"
How to reset security settings back to the defaults
Error message when you use Windows Update or Microsoft Update Web sites to
install updates: 0x80070005
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:: I have the same problem: using xp sp2 and attempted to upgrade to
:: sp3 only my error code is 0x80070005. I've also tried to get it
:: from Windows wesite w/no luck. Anyone figure this out yet?
:: "SHB" wrote:
::: I'm using XP SP2 an attempted to upgrade to SP3 today and have been
::: getting Error Code: 0x80070003. Have tried to get the update from
::: the Windows website and also going into Control Panel Automatic
::: Updates "Restore updates that I've previously hidden".
::: "jay" wrote:
:::: error ox800704DD