Quote: Originally Posted by addy88
I got the copy free from MSDN and its been working fine for just under a year
I had a look at the the link you provided and have downloaded the files but i'm unable to run them in safe mode
What should i try now? and if you need me to provide me more information I will try my best to provide
Am I right to presume that you are a paid MSDN subscriber? That's the good news
The update has been available for a while now and would have installed normally if you have Automatic Updates configured correctly the last time you successfully logged in.
When you first installed Windows 7 did you have to enter a product code or was it pre-activated? The reason I ask is that those that are presumably pre-activated have had their original activation technologies altered to bypass genuine activation requirements. It's because of this that the
I would personally get into contact with Microsoft if it indeed a genuine copy as it appears it could be defective in some way.
To see if the update in indeed installed click Start -> Control Panel -> Programs -> View Installed Updates