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by timmythesaint1 / October 12, 2010 6:09 PM PDT

Hello all,

one of my students has a notebook - a HP mini with XP installed. His software package doesn't seem to allow for the windows update feature. It is there on the start menu, but won't allow itself to be accessed - it just comes up with some annoying error message.
Is there any way I can download this feature and install it on his machine (in Danish). It's driving us both nuts.

thanks,

Tim and Anton

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Re: Windows update
by Kees_B Forum moderator / October 12, 2010 6:16 PM PDT
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Some things to do:
1. Tell the exact error message you get. For you maybe it's annoying, for others it can be informative.
2. Go into Internet Explorer, then Tools>Windows Update. Tell exactly what happens.

And please all messages and such from Danish into English.

Kees

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As Kees said, the exact error ...
by Edward ODaniel / October 13, 2010 1:20 AM PDT
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you are presented with ia a pretty important piece of information.

For Windows Update problems however one of the solutions listed on this link will almost always fix things. In your case I would suggest starting with Solution 2
http://www.pbcomp.com.au/windows-xp-updates-fail.html

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error message?
by warrencharlot / October 13, 2010 2:38 PM PDT
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what are the error message appearing?

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