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Windows 7: Can't install updates using windows update or standalone update

05 Mar 2012   #11
maddog65

Windows 7 Home Premuum 64bit
 
 

Was looking thru my event log and I noticed this.
Faulting application name: TrustedInstaller.exe, version: 6.1.7601.17514, time stamp: 0x4ce7989b
Faulting module name: wcp.dll, version: 6.1.7601.17592, time stamp: 0x4da00342

I went looking in winsxs folder and I found 2 different folders these file versions are in

amd64_microsoft-windows-servicingstack_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7601.17514_none_678566b7ddea04a5
and
amd64_microsoft-windows-servicingstack_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7601.17592_none_672ce6c3de2cb17f

the first one was created 12/30/2011 and the other was created 12/27/2011
it looks like a registry problem now, and the trusted installer is being pointed to the wrong folder.
since sfc doesn't seem to work is there another way to correct this entry?


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07 Mar 2012   #12
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)
 
 

I wouldn't worry too much about teh versioning - they are normal
You seem to have a variety of problems, stemming from failing RAM at some point - this means that anything written to the HD during that period is questionable. Your best option, and quickest recovery is almost certain to be a clean install, even if it is painful.
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07 Mar 2012   #13
maddog65

Windows 7 Home Premuum 64bit
 
 

Yeah that is what I figured. Going to be a painful weekend.
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07 Mar 2012   #14
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)
 
 

Think yourself lucky - I have to create 6 new VM's and update them (but at least I can do the updating in the pub )
Good luck with the reinstall.
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