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Windows vista wans to update something [i have no idea what]but it wont do it and comes up with 2 error codes:
Make sure that your firewall and antivirus features or programs are turned off (disabled) when installing. It may be better, then, to download the update to your desktop (save instead of open) and then install by double clicking. If you are concerned about potential Internet threats during this brief period, you will need to disconnect from the Internet to install, which will require this type of download and install setup. Please let me know if this is unclear or if you need additional help to do this, including additional details regarding what PC/model and software you are using. It is common that allowing antivirus to run while installing software will cause an install to fail.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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Oct 12, 2012 | America Online, Inc. WAN Miniport
To download and install the System Update Readiness Tool, follow the steps below:
1. Click Start
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, and click Control Panel.
2. If you use Windows 7, click System and Security. If you use Windows Vista, click Security.
3. Under Windows Update, click Check for updates.
4. The System Update Readiness Tool (KB947821) is offered, only when
Click Install updates.
hope this helps
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To resolve Windows Update error 8000FFFF, try the following steps:
1) Launch REGEDIT
2) Go into HKLM\COMPONENTS, and check if these three values exist under the COMPONENTS key:
3) Providing they do exist, back up the Components key, then delete the three above values.
4) Restart the computer, and Windows Update should now be working fine.
Hope this helps. Let me know if you have any questions
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