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Windows and Antivirus will not update


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#1 Travis0808

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Posted 09 December 2009 - 01:44 PM

I had a rootkit infection in which I believe m0le and I resolved in this thread, >here< on the Malware removal forum. Anyways, my computer seems to be running fine except for the fact that my updates will not update, when I try to run windows update it gives me Code 8024001B, also when it does give me the option to install new updates and I click install, the window immediately shuts down.

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Posted 09 December 2009 - 02:07 PM

Take a look at the following MS KB Articles. You cannot turn on an optional feature, install a Windows update, install a hotfix, or install a language pack on a Windows Vista-based computer Many references point to this XP based KB Article that works for Vista as well. You cannot install updates after you install or repair Windows XP

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