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Updating how can i update my windows vista to its new version

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If by newest version you mean Service Pack 1, just open the windows update application, click check for updates and look for Service Pack 1.

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Start windows defender definitions


Updates for Windows Defender are usually included in regularly scheduled Windows updates. However, you can manually download and install the updates yourself.
Updates may be available in several places online, but only download those from Microsoft's official website.
Files from other sources may in fact be viruses or other malware disguised as legitimate update files.

Log into your Windows Vista computer as an administrator.
You will need administrator rights to install the update files.
Check whether you are running the 32- or 64-bit version of Windows Vista by clicking on the "Start" menu, then typing "system" in the search box and clicking "system" in the programs list.
For the "System type" entry you will see either "32-bit operating system" or "64-bit operating system".

Download the update definition files from Microsoft's website.
There are different versions of the files for the 32- and 64-bit versions of Windows Vista, so be sure to download the correct version for your computer by simply clicking the appropriate link (see Links below), which will start the download automatically.
32 bit
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=70631
64 bit
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=70632
Click "Run" when the download has completed to immediately begin installation.
Follow the prompts on your screen to complete the installation, and restart your computer if necessary.
A restart is not usually required immediately, but is usually required in order for installation to be fully completed, so restart as soon as possible.

Aug 15, 2013 | Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium with...

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Wont install its a ZEN V PLUS ON WINDOWS VISTA PREMIUM ERROR 10 MAY BE O.S. PROBLEM THE NEW APPLICATION RIGHT FROM OEM FAILED TO INSTALL MULTUBLE ERRORS for the zen its 4 years old so dont kill me is it...


Welcome to FixYa!

Solution 1.
Do Windows Update. It will download and install the service packs that you need as well as the latest driver for your ZEN V Plus if it has found one. Make sure to install all the suggested updates.
  • Click Start
  • Type windows update in the search box
  • Click the Windows Update icon from the search list
  • Windows Update windows will open
  • Click the Check for updates button
  • It will show number of updates available
  • Click Install Updates
  • The updates may take a while and your computer might restart a couple of times

Solution 2.
Install the driver/software manually. (Make sure you installed windows update)
Requirements:
  • Microsoft® Windows Vista™
  • Windows Media® Player 11
  • USB 1.1 port (USB 2.0 recommended for faster transfers)
  • Creative ZEN V or ZEN V Plus
Notes:
  • To install this software pack
    1. Download the ZNV_PCApp64_LA_6_41_10.exe file into your local hard disk.
    2. Close all application and Windows Explorer windows that are currently running.
    3. Connect your player to your computer.
    4. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the instructions on the screen.
This software pack includes the following:
  • Creative Media Explorer (version 6.41.10)
    Enables you to manage your player easily in the familiar "Windows Explorer" environment
  • Creative Audio CD Ripper (version 5.20.10)
    Extracts songs from an audio CD and transfers them to your player
  • Creative Sync Manager (version 6.03.21)
    Synchronizes data between your computer and player
  • Video Converter (version 5.60.12)
    Converts videos to a suitable format and transfers them to your player
  • SmartFill (version 2.00.26)
    Fills up your player with songs automatically

Thank you for using FixYa.
Have a great day.

Jas247

Jul 03, 2011 | Operating Systems

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I just downloaded vista glaze today (febuary 20 2011)...and when i clicked on system files i got this message : your system files are different from the ones expected by VistaGlazz, this could be caused by...


Assume that the computer has the default system after installing the vista glaze. Once on the computer, Vista Glase asks to either update onto what is on the computer which becomes the option selected. Howver, after updating the new system on old least attains functionality experience. Computers that function on windows vista requiring update have consideration factors. First, windows vista 32 operating systems require windows vista 64 systems as updates. Once attained, windows vista glase requires ascertaining whether compartible to Vista 32 or 64 computers. At which point, computers that are performing on windows vista 64 are at the most latest innovation with that system. Ascertain whether Vista Glase is an improvided version of the prior systems also on which version is installation applicable. Prior to the design of windows visa 64, vista 32 performed least with malfunctions. Ascertaining from the vista glase location either on websites or disk media makes possible installations. Also, verify the version on the computer attempting to install new system. Once recognised would make installation attainable. Observations with installing new computer system prorgams. First least select an option unaware of results, also often specified as expert installation options. Once the program were performed to attain another installation, allow to select options least initiating an action key to update.

Feb 20, 2011 | Operating Systems

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Windows Vista: I cannot install anything at all.


Is your Vista a 32 bit or 64 Bit O/S

open this link and run the Windows readiness tool, This will help the PC unblock any failed updates for Windows and help you install the new updates.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=b4d90b06-c27d-4483-bc1f-04d43fa7b293&displaylang=en

Windows installer for Vista is Installer version 4.5, so the updates should fix the issue.

Jun 29, 2010 | Operating Systems

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Error problem while downloading updates


1. Before doing anything else, write down the .NET Framework versions which
are already installed:

How to determine which versions of the .NET Framework are installed and
whether service packs have been applied
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/318785

2. Now see Resolution Method 2 in http://support.microsoft.com/kb/923100
(ignore the title). After running the appropriate/needed tool, (re)install
all .NET Framework versions manually using the download links on the page.

May 28, 2010 | Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate Edition

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My laptop has an old version of windows xp.. how can i upgrade it into a new version of windows?


You should enable automatic updates, this should download all updates to windows xp up to service pack 3 and all security updates. If you wan't another version of windows (vista or windows 7) you must buy and upgrade retail disc.

May 16, 2010 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP2

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What is new vista how iknow if my vista isnew


There is no "NEW" Vista. Windows 7 is the new OS. As long as your system is fully updated you have the latest version.

May 06, 2010 | Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic Edition...

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Unable to check for updates with Windows Vista Home Premiun, SP1, 32 bits, error code 80244019 for Windiws Update and 0x80244019 for Windows Defender, last update instaled Jan/01/09


I've been having the same error when I try to run Windows update on a Vista Ultimate machine setup for use with our SBS 2003 server running ISA 2004.

The Solution that I found is this.

When you setup Vista for use with a domain it creates the following regkey with a subkey etc ( policy ) that sets Vista to look for a WSUS server.

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate]
"WUServer"="http://serversbs"
"WUStatusServer"="http://serversbs"
[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate\AU]
"NoAutoUpdate"=dword:00000000
"AUOptions"=dword:00000004
"ScheduledInstallDay"=dword:00000000
"ScheduledInstallTime"=dword:00000003
"NoAutoRebootWithLoggedOnUsers"=dword:00000001
"RescheduleWaitTime"=dword:00000001
"UseWUServer"=dword:00000001

When I deleted this key and rebooted my PC windows update was working.


Hope this was somehow usefull 

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source: http://www.vistax64.com/vista-general/3421-windows-update-error-code-80244019-a.html
Good luck

Feb 23, 2009 | Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium with...

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Update


turn on the automatic update, it will done automatically update your windows vista from internet otherwise bring or download the lattest service pack.

Dec 19, 2008 | Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate Edition

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Updating Windows Vista Home/Student to Vista Business


to upgrade to another version of vista, you'll need to buy the upgrade. It's not free. Just go to a computer/software shop and buy the upgrade you need...

Apr 23, 2008 | Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate Edition

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