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Activity Stream New Events Mark Forums Read TWC Forum Home Forum Home FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links View Site Leaders TWC Freeware TWCN Tech News TWC Blog any ideas other than restore before SP2? I think that you got the updates for the other Office applications because of the way that Microsoft services Office now. I've read that some people got problems with Vista SP2 and Norton Reply With Quote 8th June 2009,18:19 #7 knightrider™ Gold Member Join Date Jul 2008 Location India Posts 754 yah this content

Reply With Quote 9th June 2009,07:20 #9 aweysham New Member Join Date May 2009 Location Chiang Mai, Thailand Posts 7 Solved for now. Reply With Quote 2013-08-08,07:54 #6 jaf90 View Profile View Forum Posts 2 Star Lounger Join Date Feb 2003 Location Warwick, Warwickshire, England Posts 189 Thanks 0 Thanked 0 Times in 0 and put nod32 no issues... Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2017 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. https://www.neowin.net/forum/topic/1270562-windows-vista-sp2-fresh-install-windows-update-doesnt-work/

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I assume you have the original disks for Office 2003, so why not just install the damage programs ?? The Windows Club | TWC News Reply With Quote 7th June 2009,20:16 #6 leofelix Member Join Date Oct 2008 Location Italy Posts 1,668 Hi welcome awaysham, Did you try to temporarily I'd still be interested in anyone's comments if they had similar issues to ours Regards John Reply With Quote 2013-08-02,05:05 #4 ruirib View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Administrator Join

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However, creating icons and making the applications available is definitely a bug in the install package. So I'll stick with SP1 and NIS 09'. Joe Reply With Quote 2013-08-08,14:16 #8 AndreDierick View Profile View Forum Posts New Lounger Join Date Dec 2009 Location Woerden, Netherlands Posts 4 Thanks 0 Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts Windows Vista Post Sp2 Update Pack Now it list "System Update Readiness Tool" only.

Trying to manage an environment where there are a mix of Office versions has always been a bit of an issue, but nothing has wrecked the setup more than this simple Security Update For Windows Vista (kb3145739) I get a blank window when I select Win Update., also tried to change setitngs to no avail. researched that code fix and it said to disable UAC which I did and then re ran the first entry again successfully. Can't really find a better explanation.

Reply With Quote 9th June 2009,03:22 #8 aweysham New Member Join Date May 2009 Location Chiang Mai, Thailand Posts 7 Wow! 2 suggestions regarding Norton. Windows Vista Update Troubleshooter Ran the second one, vbscript, successfully. Register Help Remember Me? I know this doesn't help solving your problem, sorry.

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seems I reemember checking updates days after install SP2 and all was OK then. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/611898/windows-vista-update-hangs-at-checking-for-updates/ Regards the hd space gained, yes I gained 37g when installed SP2 and still have a gain of 21g after uninstall SP2. Windows Vista Update Stuck Checking For Updates At home I update my machine long after update releases; it's not so easy when others are pushing for something else. Windows Update Agent Vista When we all get pushed into Office 365, they have a continuous revenue stream from a product that isn't necessarily giving us anything more than we already need for our general

This is definitely worth a call to Microsoft. It resets all the settings to the default. Researched that on the net. Very much appreciated. Windows Vista Checking For Updates Never Ends

I am using Ultimate and there are not any for me right now Reply With Quote 7th June 2009,09:31 #4 aweysham New Member Join Date May 2009 Location Chiang Mai, Thailand I'll continue to research the problem though. If you look at the changes in Outlook 2010, the only that are relevant to you, considering your setup, maybe not applying SP2 is an option: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2687455 Rui ------- R4 Reply have a peek at these guys Problem cleared up immediately.

You seldom, if ever, need the Office installation media after the initial install with newer Office versions. Windows Vista Update Not Working One of the big reasons is that left alone most users don't patch systems that have security problems. The same thing about not applying updates to complex suites such as Office.

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Old saying "If it not broken don't fix it." Why did you not shut off automatic update ?t Why are you mixing 2010 with 2003 version ? Now some may say SP2 is more important than NIS. After the update, if you look at what is available for use in the Office 2010 setup, it lists Access 2010, Excel 2010, Word 2010, PowerPoint 2010, SharePoint 2010, Publisher 2010 Disable Windows Update Vista Going into Word 2003 and doing a repair fixed the issue with documents not opening.

I'm pretty sure that support calls for service pack installation problems are free. WindowsSecrets Register New Posts Advertising Contact Us Web Hosting Sitemap Top Hosting and Cloud Web Hosting Talk HostingCon WHIR Hosting Catalog Hottest Hosts Data Centers Data Center Knowledge Data Center World I've been using Vista with SP1 for long time and have all the initial bugs worked out of Vista thanks to lots of help and hacks from people like on this It's hard to see, from the additional functionality/correcttions, how it warrants a whole service pack number to itself!

I think that is regardless of whether they are currently available to be run or not. Polls Search About Us E-Books Contact Advertise Advanced Search Lounge Office Applications General Productivity Office 2010 SP2 update problems If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the Many of the biggest reported security problems were avoidable because patches were available but systems were not updated. also Im not sure if it was SP2 installation that did it.

Happy Andy, yes my update window looks just like the one in the link you sent me. We have a number of systems which rely on links with old versions of Access & Excel, hence my wish to stick with 2003 at present. Strange??