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  • How to install Windows updates without Open File Security popup

    I deploy Windows updates for new computers with VBScript. With some of the updates Open File Security popup comes up and I can't install the update passively or quietly. How can I do that silently?

    WindowsServerATE335 pointsBadges:
  • removal of .rbf files

    After defragmenting my system disc, there sometimes remains a lot of fragmented .rbf files.I understand these files can be safely deleted.I also read that the Config.msi directory and files therein are automatically removed upon successful installation.This is not the case on my computer.How can I...

    jeanmelchior5 pointsBadges:
  • Windows 7 updates causing problems

    This is getting irritating. This is the second time in the past few months after a large windows update my system got corrupted. The last windows update I applied had 39 updates. After the updates were done I powered off the laptop. A week later I went to use it and it displayed the message...

    ToddN20009,665 pointsBadges:
  • Windows updates

    The following 3 updates always fail to download. K2810048 K2817474 K2833941

    AEUDESA5 pointsBadges:
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 – Windows Updates will not install.

    Hi, I've been given the task of trying to resolve an issue with a Windows Server 2008 r2 where it's not installing any Windows Updates. I've tried to install each one individually with no success and have gone through the following methods, non of which have worked:...

    Rich23UK50 pointsBadges:
  • Deploying Windows updates to Windows 7 clients

    What is the standard way at deploying Windows updates to Windows 7 clients now?

    TeachMeIT975 pointsBadges:
  • Testing identical servers

    We have two identical servers. One a production m500 server and the second a test one. We want to be able to test windows updates here before deploying to production. How thoroughly should we be testing? Is there a test plan or white paper on this?

    NewnanIT1,110 pointsBadges:
  • Windows XP Shutting Down after VMware update

    Windows update on VMWare prompted reboot. I rebooted about 3-4 hours ago. I can shut it down but when I restart, it still indicates 'Windows Shutting Down'. Is there a way to override this?

    Egailey5 pointsBadges:
  • Serve a single copy of Windows Updates

    downloaded all the windows updates we will need for several more computers. Can we copy them to save bandwidth?

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
  • Windows Update File Remains no matter how many times I run installation

    This "problem" has been going on for a while. On one of my machines (Windows XP Professional, 32-bit), there will be the indication that updates are waiting to be applied. Looking, one update is shown, one that has already been installed. I'll say go ahead and install it, and the process will...

    Stevesz2,015 pointsBadges:
  • Windows server 2003 update error

    I installed a update for windows 2003 server it caused the server to not start up properly. I tried last known good. It brought me right back to the same problem. How can I undo a Windows update?

    NewnanIT1,110 pointsBadges:
  • internal error 2908 when updating Windows XP

    I recieve an internal error 2908 when my updates are being installed. the first thing that happens is it seems like it is running something HP1Z402. Then it tries to initialize and pops up error 2908. after close that out gives an error 1935. i need help to fix this. what do i do?

    Kerridavis20105 pointsBadges:
  • Remove Windows XP SP3

    HI, I have Dell Desktop with windows XP SP 3 preloaded. I want to remove SP3 but i m not able to do that. it's not showing in add/remove programs can any one help me in that thanks

    Chetanm145 pointsBadges:
  • XP repair now downloaded updates cant install,

    There was a fix on the MS site a few years ago , something to do with running the XP Repair from the cd that changes the installĀ  Updates file back to the old version that isnt recognised and I had to delate the line and paste in a new line in the windows registry ?

    Susieinoz5 pointsBadges:
  • Still get new updates available alert for downloaded Vista updates

    Im running windows vista enterprise and windows update keeps telling me there are new updates available, even though I have downloaded them numerous times. Is there any way to fix this without turning off automatic update check?

    Westcoastit15 pointsBadges:
  • Opinion on Microsoft Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)

    Could you please share your opinions on using WSUS to deploy patches and updates on windows networks ? Would you recommend its use on a network of about 75 computers ? What other update/patch management solutions are you using ? Thanks, Carlos DL

    carlosdl69,045 pointsBadges:
  • Avoiding shut down to update windows

    If an sql server is being used for asp solutions, what is the best way to avoid having to shut down when running windows updates? Trying to come up with solution to keep clients from losing access to software.

    Newbie275 pointsBadges:
  • Automatic Updates

    I have recently upgraded about 20 computers from XP Home (various SPs) to XP Pro SP2. After the upgrade many of them started receiving errors while trying to install Windows and/or Office updates from the Microsoft Update site. I have gone to download then install a single update and it also fails....

    BB165 pointsBadges:
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