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I am sure you know what they are too.for what its worth this worked for me. In addition to that, I've installed XP no less than 50 times over the last 10-12 years or how ever long it has been out. Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy

CNET How can I overcome this? http://ict4m.org/windows-update/windows-update-not-working-after-update.php

It is calledbackground intelligent transfer service.See post #6 by redwolfe_98. Then it will send you to windows update page .That will let install the latest update agent Apr 20, 2013 #6 (You must log in or sign up to reply NO BITS. Saga LoutDec 17, 2013, 7:59 PM I'll try to spend a bit of time on this site looking for problems I can help others with & not just come here when

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Nothing fancy at all. How exactly? I'm off to chop down a tree with a fish...

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  10. I guess I must be a 10% kinda guy. · actions · 2013-Sep-16 7:00 pm · craig70130Premium Memberjoin:2004-04-27New Orleans, LA
craig70130 Premium Member 2013-Sep-16 7:05 pm I'd give it some time.

TechSpot is a registered trademark. A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. bamim2Dec 15, 2013, 4:16 PM Duh, Sorry. Windows Xp Windows Update Page Cannot Be Displayed Install SP 3 manually.

Using the site is easy and fun. Windows Update Xp Download It was hung in the middle of running the "MS Advantage" gizmo. Nothing detected so far and I believe system is clean. This was a great fix.

davidflynn12 likes this. Windows Xp Update Free Download I'm going to reboot & see what happens when things come back up. solved Cannot install Windows XP Updates Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search Again.

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Edited by WilliamP, 12 June 2015 - 04:13 PM. What different frame materials have been used? Where Is Windows Update In Xp I'm totally stumped & I've already reinstalled XP several times with similar results, although if there are flaws in my method of installation or post installation, I could always try again. Windows Xp Update Fix I'm not 100% sure LOL, but it's updating and back online.Thanks again everyone! · actions · 2013-Sep-23 3:01 pm · BoricuaPremium Memberjoin:2002-01-26Sacramuerto

Boricua to mcelotto Premium Member 2013-Sep-24 11:29 am to

No help. weblink You may also... One thing though, there was/is no "Event Cache" folder in C:\Windows\Software Distribution". If you've had problems with Windows Update after installing Windows XP SP3 leave a comment below. Windows Xp Update Page Cannot Be Displayed

If you have suggestion on what solved this, PLEASE post it. No, create an account now. A technician at Microsoft suggested getting the software from here. http://ict4m.org/windows-update/windows-update-update-not-working.php i think you should just forget about that regkey..

Support for SP3 and IE7 is offered on the phone (866-234-6020), although, I had a hard time qualifying. Download Windows Xp Updates Manually I understand how to empty the "Software Distribution" folder. Hopefully this will help.

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Also Adobe and Java software is notorious for bugs. Saga LoutDec 15, 2013, 6:11 PM They would probably charge you that and just ship that FixIt down the line and run it remotely. Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Windows Update Agent Xp After fiddling around with this for a week now & yesterday having the problem I mentioned, where I can't even GET to the Windows Update site because it Shanghai's me &

At LEAST it starts out by creating a Restore Point!! Couldn't sign you in, please try again. I don't know if things are fixed, but it IS updating. his comment is here My computer had slowed to a crawl.

The thread includes an email from Microsoft technical support with three possible fixes. When I get home, I will try out redwolfe_98 and norwegian ideas. · actions · 2013-Sep-24 11:29 am · Boricua

Boricua to mcelotto Premium Member 2013-Sep-24 10:23 pm to mcelottoHopefully this'll Hopefully this way, it will do the job and cost you nothing. Of course that is not on this computer.I will let you know how it turns out.

OK. The only way to resolve this is too reinsatll sp2 and then sp3. after removing a bad virus ..I could not get updates to work, but this tip worked perfect,,, THANKYOU!! :) Report Don Williams- Jun 7, 2013 12:06PM Excellent solution. Apr 13, 2013 #3 davidflynn12 TS Member Topic Starter mailpup said: ↑ Just checking but did you activate your installation of Windows XP yet?

If you would be kind enough to elaborate on that one, I'll do them & let you know what happens. This thread, XP SP3 Preventing any other Windows Update Installs, started almost 3 months ago. Downloaded sp3 and installed ok. I couldn't possibly comment beyond that.