windows updates

  picklsey 06:26 03 Nov 2005
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i done a upgrade from xp home to xp pro and i can,t get the 28 high priority updates to download and install all i get is download failed.i have done a sfc /scannow also searched microsoft help to find a solution and i am getting no where.any suggestions please.thanks in advance.

  BurrWalnut 07:51 03 Nov 2005

Re-registering the following 4 files sometimes works :-

1. Start, Run then

2. Type regsvr32 msscript.ocx in the box and click OK.

3. Repeat number 2 above replacing msscript.ocx for the other 3 files: dispex.dll, vbscript.dll, and scrrun.dll.

Next, make sure file (open) type .JS is properly associated :-
In Control Panel, Folder Options, File Types locate the .JS extension and click Advanced, then Open, Edit and make sure the "Application to perform action" field contains: C:\WINDOWS\System32\WScript.exe "%1" %*

  picklsey 08:18 03 Nov 2005

been trying your suggestion but when i get to step 3 and try replacing with dispex.dll, i get an open with box i don,t know where to go from here. File Types locate the .JS extension on checking this it says what you have said.thanks for your help so far.

  picklsey 05:17 04 Nov 2005

got it running tried to do a repair using the disc kept getting couldn,t install this and that file.so i copied the 1386folder to my docs and ran it from there seems to have fixed it.BurrWalnut thanks for trying to help.

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