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Windows 7: Sp1 is not installing for me

28 Mar 2011   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit Service Pack 1
sp1 exe file failed to install offline

e_fail(0x80004005) was the error i got.

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28 Mar 2011   #12

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit Service Pack 1

trying a repair install as shown in tutorial
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28 Mar 2011   #13

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit Service Pack 1

Finished reinstalling windows 7.Now updating using windows update.

gonna try install sp1 now.
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29 Mar 2011   #14

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit Service Pack 1
Solved my problem

Searched around for any threads with solved cases on numerous forums.found one that the user was advised to do a repair install of windows 7 then to install sp1. and it had worked.
So i did the following 1: Repair install windows 7 using your seven forums tutorial.
2: Update all updates needed using windows update.
3: Installed Sp1 using windows update.
Result Success now using Windows 7 Sp1 as my Os
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30 Mar 2011   #15

Vista Home Premium x86 SP2


Really glad that your problem is now resolved! Thanks for letting us know!

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