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I can't install windows updates

By Jennzie
Jun 25, 2008
  1. I just installed windows today on a new computer and started updating everything. I installed Service Pack 3 and continued installing a few more updates. Now when the auto update and it downloads the updates, when it tries to install them it always fails. I tried doing it on the website and auto update tool. Neither way will work.
     
  2. toffeapple

    toffeapple TS Rookie Posts: 216

    have you administritive rights to install? try either giving your account admin rights or signing in as administrator
     
  3. Jennzie

    Jennzie TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 24

    I fixed it. I uninstalled service pack 3 then reinstalled it and all the updates worked thereafter. Odd.
     
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