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Windows 7: Strange events - failed update and installation of several updates.

05 Jan 2015   #21

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Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)/Win10

Do another Check for Updates, just in case there's any new ones to come...
Then try installing IE11 rather than IE10 - sometimes that works.

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05 Jan 2015   #22

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit

Going from IE 9 to IE 11 went fine. Had a group of new Windows updates and IE 11 security updates after the install and they went fine. Everything seems to be working. Thanks.
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06 Jan 2015   #23

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Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)/Win10

Great news!

Good luck
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