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Excessive windows updates

My acer aspire 3000 series with widows xp tells me that there are updates available for the service 4.0 service pack 2. i click install and it installs that service pack, but about 2 minutes later, my computer pops up with a new update message for the same exact update. is there something i can install that will permanently install that will stop these constant updates?

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Windows is sometimes very annoying, I believe the update configuration file is probably corrupted. You can download the SP2 manually here.
You can also change your update settings to "install updates without prompting so that" so that it will install updates in the background without disturbing you.

Regards,
Sai.

Posted on Feb 15, 2009

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