I was using Seagate Disk Wizard to restore an older image (about 1year ago) and it was out of date. I think when it has finished updating I will make a drive image so I can easily restore it if I ever need to.Click to expand... Edited by WilliamP, 12 June 2015 - 04:13 PM. Only XP is installed on these machines, nothing else, with the exception of Microsoft Security Essentials and its fully patched. The COA is still attached to each machine. EDIT: I should Check This Out
I just spent the last hour in a chat session with somebody from Microsoft trying to convince me to pay them $100 to fix a problem with their stuff. It would be like buying a new car and discovering it requires a motor ten times bigger just to make the same performance as the old one. You're either stuck using whatever OS/software was out then (which is obviously horribly outdated) or hope that modern software was built with your old rig in mind. This one was a bit of a pain to cut down but I was able to find what I think is the minimum amount of updates needed to be installed in
Related Resources solved Should I install windows 8.1 updates BEFORE replacing the HDD of a brand new laptop with an SSD? It just gets stuck in the update check loop. · actions · 2013-Sep-15 11:33 am · auggyModjoin:2001-12-24Brockville, ON auggy Mod 2013-Sep-15 1:56 pm You may not get an error at the Never been interested in doing that. This fix is what worked for me.
Just figured it out. THANK YOU!! Tuesday, December 10, 2013 11:04 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi All, It took me a while to cut this one down. Windows Xp Windows Update Page Cannot Be Displayed I suggest you reboot your PC after the installation of Internet Explorer 8.
Edited by redwolfe_98, 12 June 2015 - 03:47 PM. This is a fresh installation of Windows XP SP3 from our Volume License Installation. -I've installed .NET Framework 4.0. -Installed Internet Explorer 7.0 -Install all device drivers. -Installed all automatic updates Help BleepingComputer Defend Freedom of SpeechTechnical Support, Tier 2| Sysnative Windows Update Senior Analyst | Malware Hunter | R&D at CertlyMy timezone UTC-05:00 (East. Similar Threads Support Ending for Windows Essentials 2012 Krusty13, Oct 7, 2016 Replies: 0 Views: 165 Krusty13 Oct 7, 2016 Microsoft Will End Sales of New Windows 7 and 8.1 PCs
It is calledbackground intelligent transfer service.See post #6 by redwolfe_98. Windows Update Troubleshooter Not the things suggested in the redirect; not installing .net 4; not installing the suggested Update Agent and registering the .dll; not installing IE 8. IE updates keep resurrecting the SVHOST 100% CPU Useage issue which means it takes forever on single CPU systems to get updates unless you install the last monthly IE Rollup update. I set BITS to start Automatically to see if that would help, but it didn't.I went to the Microsoft Update Catalog site & did a search for "Windows XP Critical Updates",
Whatever they've done, they've jimmy'd it up pretty good. Then I installed .NET 2.0 &,SP3 & rebooted. Windows Xp Windows Update Not Working Should I be concerned about "security"? Windows Update Xp Download It made such a mess of things, I had to restore my system to before that thing ran.
Security Update for Windows XP (KB2510531) http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id... his comment is here Are there any other critical Services showing up as Disabled or only Manual? Only works on XP. (Didn't realize the question asked was about XP love/hate anyways! Get the answer Saga LoutDec 9, 2013, 3:37 PM Event Cache is also a sub-folder in Windows\Software Distribution. Windows Update Not Working Windows 7
Since then, each IE rollup seems to leave the WAU system unstable and causes SVCHOST to do its 99% room heating services... Then I manually downloaded & installed IE 8 & some patches for it & rebooted. you might download the network install of SP3 and keep it on a disc. 0 Anaheim OP Jonathan5443 Dec 16, 2013 at 10:03 UTC As said, on a this contact form Saga LoutDec 15, 2013, 2:39 AM Did you try the FixIt button in the KB I linked you to?
Well apparently I need this now as I did the same thing. Windows Update Agent to all vets [OpenForum] by mark5019316. Old legacy systems can be fun to mess with and learn off, but they're a lot more temperamental.
bamim2Dec 17, 2013, 1:35 PM I have one last (hopefully) crazy problem. Checking your browser before accessing winhelp.us. I then clicked on the "Windows Updates" link & went to go install updates as I have EVERY time. Windows 7 Will Not Update And THIS is why I come to DSLReports..
Do you suggest that I try running Mr Fix it again? However, this standalone computer, has gone through 2 motherboard changes, new harddrive for the OS, and is still operating with the original install of the OS. I check the properties of the PC and it reflects windows XP with SP3. http://ict4m.org/windows-update/windows-update-not-working-after-install.php Hopefully it'll be like what redwolfe_98 said about running for about 40 minutes. · actions · 2013-Sep-24 10:23 pm · elwoodbluesElwood BluesPremium Memberjoin:2006-08-30Somewhere in
It will make things sooooo much smoother and I don't have to worry about this issue anymore. 0 Datil OP The Data Master Dec 19, 2013 at 2:35 I am now able to use Windows Update to get the rest of the available updates (134 of them). Join the community Back I agree Powerful tools you need, all for free. I remember when I worked at a computer repair shop 6 or so years ago I encountered it on a lot of computers running Windows XP.
The final batch of updates will have only it and Bing desktop, Bing bar, etc misc that you don't want. Thursday, August 04, 2011 7:48 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Try resetting Windows Update components: follow the instructions in the Microsoft Knowledge Base article published at the I tried installing ie8. This applies exactly the same to a fresh install of Server 2003/2003 R2 on our Dell servers.
the last time that i did this, which was a few days ago, the scanning-for-updates took 42 minutes before i finally was prompted to install any updates..after having installed the "activex-control", Style Flat_Awesome Contact Us Help Terms and Rules Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2016 XenForo Ltd. Back to top #15 WilliamP WilliamP Topic Starter Members 112 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:12:06 PM Posted 13 June 2015 - 07:45 PM Amen to that. share|improve this answer answered Aug 18 '12 at 18:56 ahmed 1,58941318 I installed IE8 and that doesn't help any.
I REALLY need some help & will try anything realistic anyone suggests. No help. I was told that I can get it to pick up the old updates.