tried Arun's fix-------restarted pc and now window update works. I tried to follow the instructions by Riggy001 and when I get to "stop cryptographic services" I'm asked if I want to stop "TrueVector Internet Monitor", I click yes and when Cannot rename Catroot2: Access Denied. Select forumWindowsMac OsLinuxOtherSmartphonesTabletsSoftwareOpen SourceWeb DevelopmentBrowserMobile AppsHardwareDesktopLaptopsNetworksStoragePeripheralSecurityMalwarePiracyIT EmploymentCloudEmerging TechCommunityTips and TricksSocial EnterpriseSocial NetworkingAppleMicrosoftGoogleAfter HoursPost typeSelect discussion typeGeneral discussionQuestionPraiseRantAlertTipIdeaSubject titleTopic Tags More Select up to 3 tags (1 tag required) CloudPiracySecurityAppleMicrosoftIT EmploymentGoogleOpen SourceMobilitySocial https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/916261
Thanks, . Read it slowly and carefully, it is a click-by-click procedure list. Reply Reply With Quote January 14th, 2009,11:33 PM #10 fslloxto View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Junior Member Join Date Jan 2009 Posts 2 Dial a Fix Thank-you Report FlashParker- Jul 8, 2013 05:31PM Got a similar problem with windows update for xp I think.
To register a file, type RegSvr32 followed by a space and then the filename.dll. See more Windows XP Automatic updates not working Xp problems automatic Windows Xp Automatic Updates Not Working help Windows XP automatically logs off Windows XP automatically activate the Num-Lock key when Only enterprise users (Windows 10 for business) can delay the installation of Windows updates. See our update definition for further information and related links on this term.
While still in safe mode I turned on the automatic updates and rebooted into normal mode. Thank you. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Stop XP from nagging about updates by riggy001 · 8 years ago In reply to Stop XP from nagging abou ... View all 12 comments Report Diamondhead- Nov 8, 2010 03:33PM After I fought the problem for MONTHS, Arun Soman's solution finally solved my problem. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-cant-turn-on-automatic-updates.774641/ Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...
Thank you. 0 Advertisements #2 noknojon Posted 20 April 2011 - 04:49 AM noknojon Member Member 531 posts Hi griruco What version of XP do you have (XP SP3?). Download and run http://download.windowsupdate.com/WindowsUpdate/redist/standalone/7.4.7600.226/WindowsUpdateAgent30-x86.exe I had to reboot one machine to get it to work but the rest worked without. I tried every other possible solution offered and none worked. Register now Not a member yet?
Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/774641 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? I'm wandering if there is a registry entry or some file I could modify to give me back the choices. Being a member gives you detailed monitoring of your requests. Thank you. 0 #6 happyrock Posted 21 April 2011 - 03:59 PM happyrock Tech Moderator Retired Staff 9,285 posts Launch a Command Prompt...click on start...run...type in cmd...press entertype in and press
This should help you with any future event wherein Windows XP automatic updates wont turn on or where Microsoft updates fail to install. weblink Double click on the file to run it.------------------------------------below this linenet stop bits net stop wuauserv regsvr32 /u wuaueng.dll /sdel /f /s /q %windir%\SoftwareDistribution\*.*del /f /s /q %windir%\windowsupdate.logregsvr32 wuaueng.dll /snet start bitsnet Click OK to save the changes. wuweb.dll 5.
Verify that the Service status is started, If the Service Status is Stopped click on the Start Button. 9. They are rarely useful there.Replies from the staff often always involves random and irrelevant links to Microsoft pages that have barely anything to do with the issue itself. Ty. navigate here The point is to get rid of the nag balloon, not to change its color. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Stop the nag, or stop the updates?
Good luck. any ideas of what might be wrong..? Join Date: May 2007 Location: glasgow,scotland Experience: Training at MRU 27-Nov-2008, 12:15 PM #4 Hi, Download and Run ComboFix Please visit this webpage for instructions for downloading ComboFix at your DESKTOP
I just joined this forum just to say thank you. 0 #13 happyrock Posted 15 May 2012 - 04:22 PM happyrock Tech Moderator Retired Staff 9,285 posts your welcome... Click Start, and then click Run. 2. No, create an account now. The problem can be resolved using the RegSvr32 command from the command prompt.
When i try to update the windows Update website it tells me this. This should solve the problem. If you are unable to run any of the tools then start a new topic in the malware forum and put this in the subject line...I am unable to run any his comment is here The Microsoft CS rep told me the 3 services to turn off before renaming the folders (it's in the list).
Advertisement cwhinery Thread Starter Joined: Nov 30, 2008 Messages: 3 I'm having a problem turning on my automatic updates, when i turn on my computer the error bubble comes up saying M$ stuck WDS in there, and I lost my search puppy. http://wiki.lunarsoft.net/wiki/Dial-...C_and_articles Reply Reply With Quote December 15th, 2008,09:10 AM #9 clay4bc View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Junior Member Join Date Dec 2008 Posts 1 dial a fix Generated Tue, 08 Nov 2016 09:06:31 GMT by s_wx1199 (squid/3.5.20) Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Computer problem?
Nothing was working. Well, my long phone call to Microsoft Tech Support in India will save you some work.So here is a click-by-click to make that yellow shield go away from your system tray:Click Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. Decided to try Dial-a-Fix and it worked amazingly well.
Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, After successfully removing the virus, turn on the Windows Update and download all the latest updates from Microsoft. I went to windows website and also tried to turn on automatic updates.Thank you! 0 #5 griruco Posted 20 April 2011 - 01:11 PM griruco Member Topic Starter Member 71 posts It just changed it back to 1 on a reboot.
Thanks Arun!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The reason behind this is that several files are disassociated with the system registry while you install the Service Pack. Jump to content FacebookTwitter Geeks to Go Forum Operating Systems Windows XP, 2000, 2003, NT Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE Geeks To Go is a helpful Solved: Can't Turn on Automatic Updates Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by cwhinery, Nov 30, 2008.
Reply Reply With Quote May 25th, 2011,06:40 PM #18 jrtibeirus View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Junior Member Join Date May 2011 Posts 1 thanks Originally Posted by Thanks for posting this! Reply Reply With Quote June 14th, 2006,05:34 AM #6 mareke View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Junior Member Join Date Sep 2004 Posts 19 I tried using another There were many.
Report heather- Jan 14, 2009 12:39PM http://www.malwarebytes.org/ I was told to update my java and run malwarebytes Good luck! The time now is 05:11 AM.