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Unable to install updates

My computers' configuration is as follows:
HP a6130
Intel (R) Core2 CPU
4400@2 ghz
Windows Vista

I am unable to install updates sucessfully.I dont why this problem has suddenly proped up. It was working fine, but suddenly .........
After restarting the computer, it always fails to install the updates for vista sccessfully..
Please help..

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Re: Unable to install updates

First, do you know how to access the Event Viewer? Control Panel's "Administrative Tools" If so, are there any errors listed under WindowsUpdateClient? Anything under Bits-Client?

Also, you did Activate your Operating System, correct? Some updates will not install if the system is not activated..


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