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Heather Campbell
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      09-07-2003
Hi, I've been trying to install a critical update from Microsoft, it keeps failing I must have tried at least 10 times or more, I have tried disabling the firewall and antivirus but it makes no difference. hope someone can help me.
Thank you
Heather
 
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Malcolm Hall
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      09-07-2003
Have a look in Administrative Tools-->Services and check that Cryotographic Services is enabled and started
"Heather Campbell" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message news:OSH6b.36264$(E-Mail Removed)...
Hi, I've been trying to install a critical update from Microsoft, it keeps failing I must have tried at least 10 times or more, I have tried disabling the firewall and antivirus but it makes no difference. hope someone can help me.
Thank you
Heather
 
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Jim Prather
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      09-07-2003
Had the exact same problem and I believe the update was related
to DirectX. I loaded the latest version of DirectX and then the
MS update was successful.
 
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Boomer
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      09-07-2003
Heather Campbell said:

> Hi, I've been trying to install a critical update from
> Microsoft, it keeps failing I must have tried at least 10 times
> or more, I have tried disabling the firewall and antivirus but
> it makes no difference. hope someone can help me. Thank you
> Heather

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Please post in plain text. Turn off the HTML. please.

Try:
Microsoft Windows Update Troubleshooter
http://v4.windowsupdate.microsoft.com/troubleshoot/
 
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