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Backup your data Although Microsoft designed the update to Windows Vista Service Pack 2 to preserve your existing personal files, there is always a chance the update will fail or cause Reply With Quote 7th June 2009,14:46 #5 HappyAndyK Site Administrator Join Date Jun 2008 Posts 7,147 Pls see Explanation of Regsvr32 usage and error messages. The Microsoft Backup and Restore Center will guide you through the process of backing up your important information to a DVD or other external media To locate this utility, click Start, would be nice if MS would install some elements of Windows as separate programs that could be uninstalled and then reinstalled. this contact form

Samsung 850 EVO (120GB, SSD). Finally decided to uninstall SP2 (as per ScottW suggestion, thanks). caution: HP does not provide support, drivers, or software for improperly upgraded computers. Samsung HD502HJ (500GB, SATA).

Windows Vista Checking For Updates Never Ends

I'll keep you guys posted if I have any luck. something like 15 minutes ... Country: United States Select a location Americas Europe, Middle East, Africa Asia Pacific and Oceania Select a language Confirm Back Z7_M0I02JG0KOT530A6KJKFRQ0816 hp-detect-load-my-device-portlet Actions ${title} Loading... Do not attempt to install Windows Vista Service Pack 2 if there are any operational problems with the computer.

  • Back to top #15 devilus devilus Members 201 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:15 PM Posted 13 May 2016 - 02:33 AM After installing KB3153199 two days ago, today I dared to
  • HP recommends that old and unnecessary files be removed before installing SP2.
  • Reinstall all the desired software and applications.
  • The next day, a notification soon cameup in task tray that Updates were avaialbe; so downloading of the updates took more than about 3 or 4 hours.
  • any ideas other than restore before SP2?
  • And be prepared to see a longer black screen before desktop appears.
  • did that but the last one created another error like, " dllrergisterserver entry point was not found".

then loaded SP2. Check for known issues The Microsoft web site should be your primary source for information on known issues. Recovery path if the OS was downgraded from Vista to XP and now is being returned to licensed Vista OS If your HP Pavilion or Compaq Presario Notebook PC was purchased Windows Update Agent Vista Very much appreciated.

To be prepared in the event of an operating system failure, you should: Create or order the allowed one (1) set of Vista Recovery discs. I am in email correspndenc with a MS Support tech. Create the OS Recovery discs HP strongly recommends that if you have not already created the operating system Recovery discs, you should create the OS recovery discs BEFORE installing Windows Vista Run the HP Health Check utility to apply all the HP updates.

What to do before installing SP2 For the best experience, HP recommends that you take the following actions BEFORE starting the installation of SP2. Windows Vista Updates Not Downloading Reply With Quote Page 1 of 2 12 Jump to page: « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies KenB Back to top #4 devilus devilus Members 201 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:15 PM Posted 22 April 2016 - 05:30 AM You're welcome. If the computer has been upgraded to Windows Vista from another operating system, see Recovery scenarios for different operating systems.

Windows Vista Stuck On Checking For Updates

Check Microsoft and HP web sites for known issues. After the update is complete, when you logon to the computer you will see a message stating that the update to Vista Service Pack 2 was successful, or that there was Windows Vista Checking For Updates Never Ends Register now! Windows Vista Checking For Updates Forever Can't find your answer ?

Use the Disk Cleanup utility to help find and remove temporary files. http://ict4m.org/windows-vista/windows-update-is-not-working-in-vista.php Click here to Register a free account now! To scan for viruses, right-click the antivirus software icon in the system tray, open the application, and then select the full scan option. High CPU usage came back, causing by TrustedInstaller this time. Windows Vista Updates Not Working

The manual installation of SP2 bypasses the software validation and correction process, and you may encounter problems as a result of drivers that have not been updated to work correctly with Install SP2 using Windows Update. Support Forum Join the conversation! http://ict4m.org/windows-vista/windows-update-not-working-vista-x64.php I installed Vista SP2 successfully (or so I thought).

Recovery scenarios for different operating systems Before installing Windows Vista Service Pack 2, consider the consequences of the computer failing during the process. Windows Vista Updates Stuck It can be downloaded here: 32bit https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=52238 64bit https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=52217 (Stop WU service, install the update, restart. I CANNOT FIGHT MICROSOFT EVERY DAY.

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That is not a good sign -- SP2 is supposed to make Vista more reliable, not more flaky. High CPU usage was still there. Temporarily disabling the antivirus software allows the update to install and then forces the computer to reboot. Security Update For Windows Vista (kb3145739) Now some may say SP2 is more important than NIS.

I kept SP2 for Office and MS Projects. KenB Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 devilus devilus Members 201 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:15 PM Posted 22 April 2016 - Back to top #12 devilus devilus Members 201 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:15 PM Posted 11 May 2016 - 05:12 AM This time it was the security patch KB3153199. http://ict4m.org/windows-vista/windows-update-not-working-on-vista.php I am using Ultimate and there are not any for me right now Reply With Quote 7th June 2009,10:31 #4 aweysham New Member Join Date May 2009 Location Chiang Mai, Thailand

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