Updating computer from xp to vista

updating computer from xp to vista-1

Attempts to fix the problem seems to have made the problem worse.

in the Vista Forums indicate that KB3145739 didn't fix the slow Patch Tuesday updates this month - or at least not for everyone. I did my Windows Updates last week, for the APRIL 2016 update issuances.

Before attempted fixes 13 updates were detected and I selected 11 to install ... https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/947821 "Fix Windows Update errors by using the DISM or System Update Readiness Tool" This is listed as the fix for error code 0X80070057. Although my system is 64 bits the listed requirements did not specify 32 bits.

This created a new Windows\Catroot2 folder and a new Windows\System32\Software Distribution folder ... auth=1 Installed the latest version of the Windows Update Agent. After applying this patch, check the updates manually.

Actual install of the updates only took about 30 minutes. After installing this patch, checking for updates is completed in 10 minutes. And be prepared to see a longer black screen before desktop appears.

Last modified 12-Nov-2016 11:07