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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Jan 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 960
Posted By MowGreen
Suggest you test the memory as the BSODs, time...

Suggest you test the memory as the BSODs, time setting, and System Restore failures may be stemming from flaky memory- How to Test and Diagnose RAM Issues with Memtest86+...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Jul 2011
Replies: 14
Views: 5,686
Posted By MowGreen
Which language is installed on your system ... Is...

Which language is installed on your system ... Is it English or Norwegian ?

I've consulted with a couple of Windows experts and the replacement of files will not cause BSODs unless the files ...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Jul 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 7,925
Posted By MowGreen
No one has provided them as yet and I'm not sure...

No one has provided them as yet and I'm not sure that someone will, Tomas.

BTW, I just did a Repair Install of a client's system that had a similar issue installing SP1. It was much easier than...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Jul 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 2,134
Posted By MowGreen
When you get the system back please ask the tech...

When you get the system back please ask the tech what the issue was. It sure sounds like a failing Hard Drive.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 29 Jun 2011
Replies: 22
Views: 9,150
Posted By MowGreen
Exploit:Java/CVE-2010-0840.DT is from April of...

Exploit:Java/CVE-2010-0840.DT is from April of 2010 although it was reported to Oracle in November of 2009.
If the installed Java runtime had been kept up to date and your User Account had been a...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 29 Jun 2011
Replies: 22
Views: 9,150
Posted By MowGreen
MSE logs it's actions so please check it's...

MSE logs it's actions so please check it's History for the name of the malware by putting a mark next to All Detected Items. You should be able to see the specific name of the suspected malware.
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Jun 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 985
Posted By MowGreen
The most common cause of that specific error is...

The most common cause of that specific error is the installation media.
Where did you obtain the Windows 7 installation DVD ... did you download and burn an image, download an upgrade from...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 29 Jun 2011
Replies: 22
Views: 9,150
Posted By MowGreen
I'm not familiar with how CCleaner logs changes...

I'm not familiar with how CCleaner logs changes made to the registry or if the backups are viewable. Perhaps you can ask the IT guy if it does log the changes ?

This YouTube video shows how to...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 29 Jun 2011
Replies: 14
Views: 5,686
Posted By MowGreen
The files we were attempting to replace ( .mum...

The files we were attempting to replace ( .mum and .cat files) are to be placed in Windows\Temp\CheckSUR\servicing packages or, Windows\\Temp\CheckSUR \servicing\packages\ according to the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 28 Jun 2011
Replies: 22
Views: 9,150
Posted By MowGreen
Could you please find out specifically what the...

Could you please find out specifically what the registry issue was that was preventing the system from updating ?
Is this a brand new system or a refurbished one ?
Was Windows 7 already installed...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 28 Jun 2011
Replies: 22
Views: 9,150
Posted By MowGreen
To be perfectly frank here, this is the first...

To be perfectly frank here, this is the first time that a User has reported back to me that the Fixit will not run due to insufficient privileges. That immediately raises my suspicions.

When you...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Jun 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 29,987
Posted By MowGreen
This month's massive round of updates are causing...

This month's massive round of updates are causing wide spread grief. If it's any comfort, you're hardly alone.

You can either delete the contents of the subfolder where the updates are stored, ...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Jun 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,480
Posted By MowGreen
That's a wise choice and please, whatever you do,...

That's a wise choice and please, whatever you do, stay away from those "wonderful\miraculous\magical registry cleaners". As you've seen first hand, if one does not know how to manually edit the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Jun 2011
Replies: 22
Views: 9,150
Posted By MowGreen
Good. After going over the WindowsUpdate.log I...

Good. After going over the WindowsUpdate.log I can confirm that some troublesome updates are causing this issue as they need to be installed by themselves, not in one massive round of updating that...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Jun 2011
Replies: 14
Views: 5,686
Posted By MowGreen
OK, although the CheckSUR.log shows that it fixed...

OK, although the CheckSUR.log shows that it fixed the missing file, let's give it one more shot before replacing it manually.
Attached is Files.zip. Extract it to the Desktop. Open the Files folder...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Jun 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 5,932
Posted By MowGreen
Nice going chrisreb ! Please do NOT install...

Nice going chrisreb !

Please do NOT install 35 updates in one updating session. Install, at most, updates in groups of 5.
I'm not sure what Microsoft considers as Important but, since SP1 came...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Jun 2011
Replies: 14
Views: 5,686
Posted By MowGreen
To be clear here, you created the following...

To be clear here, you created the following subfolders at Windows\Temp

CheckSUR\servicing packages

So now, in the Windows directory, the path to servicing packages appears as
...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 25 Jun 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 5,932
Posted By MowGreen
I doubt that this updating issue is related to...

I doubt that this updating issue is related to the edition of Windows that's installed. The most likely cause is antivirus software or a lack of free space on the Hard Drive.

And, yes, your least...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 25 Jun 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,480
Posted By MowGreen
The indiscriminate use of registry "cleaners" is...

The indiscriminate use of registry "cleaners" is only making the issue worse. Can you restore all of the backups that these "cleaners" made for each time they were run to go back to square one ?
...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 25 Jun 2011
Replies: 22
Views: 9,150
Posted By MowGreen
Did you do the scan from within Safe Mode or in...

Did you do the scan from within Safe Mode or in normal Windows mode while the updates were installing ?

The 80010108 return code in this situation apparently means that updates are installing that...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Jun 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 2,134
Posted By MowGreen
Check this somewhat outdated web page for some...

Check this somewhat outdated web page for some tips about the " verifying dmi pool data " message - Computer stops at verifying dmi pool data (http://www.computerhope.com/issues/ch000474.htm)
...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Jun 2011
Replies: 22
Views: 9,150
Posted By MowGreen
gdawg65, To avoid confusion please start...

gdawg65,

To avoid confusion please start your own thread and attach the WindowsUpdate.log to it - How to read the Windowsupdate.log file (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/902093)

Thanks !
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Jun 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 5,932
Posted By MowGreen
CheckSUR shows no missing/corrupt content in the...

CheckSUR shows no missing/corrupt content in the logs.
By the way, KB2534366 is intended for Windows 7 32-bit systems, also. Did you click on the link in my previous post to download the update ?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Jun 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 5,932
Posted By MowGreen
You can download, save, and then run the Windows...

You can download, save, and then run the Windows Update Readiness Tool, aka CheckSUR, to see what the issue is in Component Based Servicing, if you so desire. The issue should be showing in one of...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Jun 2011
Replies: 22
Views: 9,150
Posted By MowGreen
MSE should install it's definitions first, before...

MSE should install it's definitions first, before any updates install. It's difficult to assess what the issue is without first seeing the WindowsUpdate.log. However, it's quite obvious that...
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