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Security update for Windows XP

by Gerald Gibbons / April 30, 2004 10:10 PM PDT

Each time I turn my computer on I am told that there are new updates to install. This is Security update for Windows XP no.KB835732. I have installed this several times and the file appears in the Windows folder but I am still getting the new update message. How can I cancel this.

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Had a laptop @ work
by tcantrelln / April 30, 2004 10:18 PM PDT

With this-( and 2 more M$ U/Dates like this) wound up doing recovery console ( made a full ghost onto dvd-r first) selected setup- then repair-which cleans out a bunch of stuff- then used the M$ rollup disc ( rxd a couple of weeks ago) to catch back up most of Updates, then to windows update site and caught the last couple of weeks worth-worked like a charm-zero updates needed on the M$ site now ( except the optional stuff-Himat recording etc...._

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Re:Security update for Windows XP
by Cursorcowboy / May 1, 2004 12:27 AM PDT
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Re:Security update for Windows XP
by glb613 / May 1, 2004 1:24 AM PDT

Turn off automatic updates. It is easy to check for updates while online. I don't have anything set to update automatically. I want the control you have by doing it manually.

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