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Updates fail to install

7 updates failed to install with error code 8024AFF

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  • Anonymous Jan 05, 2009

    I tried to update Windows Vista (KB938371). Microsoft suggested I empty Data Solutions folder and retry the update. Did that - update still failed.:(

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I am having same problem with my Laptop and I don't even have any anti-virun install on my Laptop. Other than this as sson I install updates my laptop keeps on restarting and asking me to fix this problem with repairing windows with win dvd. Any soulution would be appreciable.
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Hi Kate - What anti-virus are you running? Try disabling your anti-virus and reinstalling the updates. You may have to go to the Windows update page and re-download. Just go to Start>programs and scroll up and Windows update should be there. Let me know about your Anti-virus and what SP you have installed. If this solves your install problem PLEASE rate this as fixed. I won't be done with you yet. I'll let you know what to do from now on. If it didn't solve your problem please DON'T RATE YET. Just add a comment letting me know the answers to my questions and we'll get you fixed up. Thanks.

Posted on May 21, 2008

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