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If you choose to participate, the online survey will be presented to you when you leave the Technet Web site.Would you like to participate? I'm sorry for the extremely long winded post, but usually, too much detail is better than not enough detail at all, who knows what little screw up is responsible for this The thing was, it had the windows.old folder, which was eating most of my hard drive. (only had 1gig free on an 80 gig HDD) I had read online that if I have the same issue - laptop - (i think that is part of the problem) the issue started after trying to update Vista to service pack 1_ been in touch http://laptopdeathmatch.com/windows-vista/windows-vista-64-help-fix.php

Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and russarkie, #1 2012/01/26 Evan Omo Computer Support Technician Staff Joined: 2006/09/10 Messages: 7,416 Likes Received: 467 Trophy Points: 1,093 Location: Walnut Creek, California, United States Computer Experience: Intermediate+ Hi russarkie. This pending.xml will control the installation sequence for Windows Update. I tried restarting after, not restarting...

I'd appreciate any feedback! If you have a read through this and try there recommendations this should hopefully work for you. Now it says can't update, with the error 80004002.

Saturday, July 11, 2009 3:53 AM 0 Sign in to vote Hello TonyThanks for your advice. If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. Sunday, March 30, 2008 1:32 AM 0 Sign in to vote  I suffered from the 80004002 error, and I done the registering of the files and it worked great, so I Try this: In Vista's Start Search box type firewall and click the Windows Firewall icon in the Start menu At the top left click Turn Windows Firewall on or off Set

However when I tried to install Service Pack 2 again I got 'Catastrophic error - Error E_UNEXPECTED (0x8000ffff).Any further advice please?Thanks Edited by TonyK Perth Saturday, August 08, 2009 9:21 AM Restart computer and try to updates.   if the issue still remain proceed to the next step   Step 3 : Rename Windows Update folders from safe mode =================================================== 1. I suspect a missing or corrupt key in the registery, but have not been able to find any suggestion that works. Sunday, March 30, 2008 1:05 PM 0 Sign in to vote im still geting the same error   got any other sugestions Sunday, April 06, 2008 6:10 PM 0 Sign in

I am successfully running my windows update now. Now can you check for updates?   Wednesday, March 19, 2008 10:25 PM 0 Sign in to vote Thanks for the quick response.  I went to view Update History and didn't I thought maybe it was an error on installation, with how it froze up on me. Microsoft needs an upgrade for this error code.

Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. Finally, ensure that the Background Intelligent Transfer Service is running on the computer by performing the following steps: Open Start menu, select Run, type Services.msc, and then press Enter. Ok, well... I disconnected from the internet first.

Thank you for your information.   I still have another workaround for you to try, and I hope this time will remedy this issue. http://laptopdeathmatch.com/windows-vista/windows-vista-blocks-what-is.php Anyone? Donate WindowsBBS Forums > Operating Systems > Windows Vista > Style Default Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2016 XenForo Ltd. As I said, I've checked the Microsoft pages, and have run several fixes, but nothing has worked.

Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. I then rebooted, selected another group of updates for Vista, rebooted, more success. My Windows updates areway out of date and the whole experience has left a very bad taste in my mouth. Source Run the tool on the computer and use it to remove existing .NET Framework 1.1 installation from the system.

All rights reserved.Newsletter|Contact Us|Privacy Statement|Terms of Use|Trademarks|Site Feedback ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to Any help is most appreciated as I am not very computer literate. I guess that is okay if the ____ program would run in the first place! 1 answer Last reply Jun 18, 2012 More about windows update error 800004002 vista home premium

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Friday, November 14, 2008 4:02 PM 0 Sign in to vote I also have the 80004002 error code.  I tried to do the reg update as described above with no luck.  Why do we have to suffer the failure, hunt down the fix and more?Seems to me the weekly updates could correct such errors?Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Tuesday, January 01, 2008 7:55 AM 0 Sign in to vote Just wanted to let you know that this worked for me...sort of. Fix Windows Vista Error Code 80004002 Windows Vista error code 80004002 is displayed when you try to update Windows Vista when the Windows Update DLLs are not registered correctly on the

Toner Life End Msg Windows RT Surface 32GB - What Do... It is all over the internet and noone seems to know how to fix it. The suggested I use their "One Key Restore" feature, which basically re-installs the computer to factory out of box settings. have a peek here Once the installation had completed, I turned off UAC, rebooted, activated Vista [I had to do it by phone – straight through, no problems].

this worked for me as well.Adrian Wednesday, February 03, 2010 3:47 AM 0 Sign in to vote Thank you Anthony.... BLEEPINGCOMPUTER NEEDS YOUR HELP! Cheers,   -Tony Mann Sunday, December 23, 2007 3:46 AM Owner All replies 7 Sign in to vote This error usually indicates that a Windows Update DLL is not registered correctly. Tuesday, June 03, 2008 9:54 AM 0 Sign in to vote After over a year of having Vista I was able to check for updates for the first time last night. 

Was prompted install Windows updates and shut down. After re-recovering several times, I was finally ready to update again...   I had tried all the Windows Updates a few at a time but still had other issues so I recovered Instead 'Mark this thread as solved' you will see that in this case Mark this thread as unsolved is listed. Pop up ad problem Firefox Chrome... » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118>> Trusteer Endpoint Protection All times are GMT -7.

My suggestion please try to perform Resetting Windows Update components from this attachment (please do not use the previous one) then delete the pending.xml from your computer.   Step 1 : Resetting Additional Information that may be helpful submitted by a reader: I thought you might like to know how I fixed the dreaded 80070057 error when updates will not install. I've always had UAC disabled, so that solution is no good either. WTF!!!

This was the only thing that worked. Whenever I try to do a 'windows update' it just tells me that "Windows could not search for new updates. I have been hitting my head against the wall for 2 days. But when I go to shut down my computer, it says please wait while windows installs updates. (??!!) So it sits there for roughly an hour,  installing 41 updates, including the

After following your instructions (and the above actions) I now get error code 800B0100!!!     Thursday, August 28, 2008 6:51 PM 0 Sign in to vote I have tried to ENTER HERE © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. Event Viewer Entries: http://img150.imageshack.us/img150/7...tesfailfh7.jpg Anyone have any ideas? Thank you very much 05-27-2008, 12:01 PM #4 Placehold Freelance Join Date: Mar 2008 Posts: 886 OS: Windows 7, Ubuntu, Snow leopard My System Not a problem,

No such luck. Restart your system. Error code 80004002." From what I can gather I'm not the only one having this problem, but I'm just wondering if anyone has found a solution yet or can help me in anyway? I have no idea what to do when it comes to all this stuff :/ I gave it a go but it didn't seem to work.