Windows update problem

  billbod 18:36 05 Jan 2004

Hi can anyone help?I've been trying to do a windows update for my win 98se perating system ,but keep getting this message

Windows Update has encountered an error and cannot display the requested page.

Select from any of the following pages for information about Windows Update services, or send us your feedback.

Windows Update Home Page
About Windows Update
Support Information

You can also get online support if you are having problems with Windows Update.

Send error number to Microsoft (0x80070485)
Note This sends error information but does not create a support incident; you may or may not receive a response..

After a lot of heartache i found that it was a missing file
You may receive error 0x80070485 when trying to access the Windows Update Site.

This is due to a missing or corrupted cabinet.dll file

Please reinstall the Windows Installer.

For Windows 98 and Windows Me

Please install the InstMsiW.exe from
click here

This i downloaded but my comp says file already detected
any help would be grateful.Im running win 98se thanks

  Cuddles 22:06 05 Jan 2004

Try START>RUN>SFC this will check for any missing files, reinstall from windows disk.

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