why is my updates telling me i need something i already have?

By fooseballmn ยท 6 replies
Mar 8, 2007
  1. microsoft update keeps telling me that i ned microsoft.net 1.1 security pack, when i already have it, i tried deleting it and then re downloading it and now it wont even let me re download it...
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Do a fresh install of Vista
  3. fooseballmn

    fooseballmn TS Rookie Topic Starter

    i dont have vista
  4. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Do you have XP?
  5. zipperman

    zipperman TS Rookie Posts: 1,179   +7

    I get the same message.Some show as 0 in size.
    Mark them to not show again i think it's called.
    It becomes hidden anyway.
  6. gilloz

    gilloz TS Rookie Posts: 88

    Remove from History

    Go to your Windows Update website and remove it from your History list and then try it again.
  7. tipstir

    tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 2,475   +126

    Remove the .NET and install .NET 2.0 to fix the problem, This can be done manually
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