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I have had nothing but trouble with Windows Update. It'll take you about 10 minutes and you should have Windows Updates working again.http://www.geekallday.com/windows-xp-sp3-update-issues/ I'll also list the updates here that are required.•Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=21•Internet Explorer 8http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/upgrade-your-browser•Update for Windows XP No help. Report WinXPUser 1Posts Wednesday December 12, 2012Registration date December 12, 2012 Last seen - Dec 12, 2012 11:45PM Arun, you saved my life. this contact form

Saga LoutDec 16, 2013, 7:01 PM I don't think I'll recommend that this time. It said to go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate\AU. The next morning I looked & low & behold there were 150 updates downloaded & waiting for me to install. I'll give it a bit longer to conclude that it is though.

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Windows xp won't update Started by WilliamP , Jun 12 2015 11:32 AM Please log in to reply 14 replies to this topic #1 WilliamP WilliamP Members 112 posts OFFLINE Does anyone have any suggestions of other things I might try? Not all the time, but often enough that I got burned twice.

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  5. Anyway, Auto Update is in one of its phases where it's Automatically finding updates 2 at a time for me to install.
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  7. Report Bob D- Oct 4, 2013 08:37AM Worked for me also...Thanx Arun Report mikie- Oct 5, 2013 10:58AM same issue, updates not working after reinstall and sp3.

Sorry There was an error emailing this page. If you wait long enough, it will resolve itself. Install SP 3 manually. Windows Xp Update Free Download Edited November 19, 2014 by dada22 0 Share this post Link to post Share on other sites MrMaguire    16 Designed for Microsoft® Windows® XP 16 260 posts May 1, 2014

I spent 1.5 hours with Microsoft and another 2 hours on the web trying to fix this XP update problem. Windows Update Xp Download The link to this stand-alone version of the Windows Update agent may change over time. ANY help is appreciated. I'd hate to mess things up now, after ALL of this work.

When you connect to the Net, do you use a Proxy or go direct? Download Windows Xp Updates Manually Browse start menu to programs>accessories 2. Twitter needs... In addition, a review of the update history (click on "Review your update history" in the left side gray stripe) showed no failures at all.

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I was able to download & install updates manually too. WU keeps offering the same update over & over. Where Is Windows Update In Xp This fix is also offered here, for a similar Windows Update problem. Windows Xp Update Page Cannot Be Displayed 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.

Deleting or renaming the Download folder leaves the new updates nowhere to go to be saved so I wouldn't recommend it. weblink Saga LoutDec 17, 2013, 7:15 PM Don't uninstall the update; just untick the install option when it next offers itself to you. Definitely try this solution! Using the site is easy and fun. Windows Xp Windows Update Page Cannot Be Displayed

Your browser will redirect to your requested content shortly. By the way my computer has XP and that Reg.Key is on mine. I also posted about it at RyanVM's, BTW: 0 Share this post Link to post Share on other sites MrMaguire    16 Designed for Microsoft® Windows® XP 16 260 posts navigate here Do you suggest that I try running Mr Fix it again?

No help. Windows Update Xp 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. BITS was there, then I ran the tool several times, it found some problems & said it fixed a few of them, then I rebooted & looked at the processes &

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But this is a friends computer and I know he hasn't kept it updated. Back to top #10 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 15,026 posts OFFLINE Local time:12:11 PM Posted 12 June 2015 - 05:04 PM Right Click My Computer > Manage. NO BITS. Windows Update Agent Xp Thanks you times 10 for your insight and for posting this solution!!!!

If you've had problems with Windows Update after installing Windows XP SP3 leave a comment below. Management, Services and Applications then Services .and there is no Bit service. 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. http://ict4m.org/windows-update/windows-updates-not-working-xp-sp3.php That was an old update, so I doubt that I'll continue to have problems with updates sticking.

Thank you for your help. My computer had slowed to a crawl.