I am trying to update my sisters PC running XP home.
i get error 8007007e from update page.
Firewall is turned OFF.
I have added update website to trusted sites list
Start here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/836941 (ignore the title).
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Desktop Experience - since 2002
AumHa VSOP & Admin http://aumha.net
Windows XP stops responding when you download updates from Windows Update:
You may receive error code 0x80004005 or other error codes when you try to start a Windows
TaurArian [MVP] 2005-2008 - Update Services
How to ask a question: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555375
Computer Maintenance: Acronis / Diskeeper / Paragon / Raxco
[stoopid KB Advanced Search: Why do not either of those come up when you
search on "8007007e"?! Well, it looks more official now, at least. <sigh> ]
Thanks, this fixed the problem, I re-installed SP2.
I could then download updates, tho they wouldn't install.
I found the fix for not installing on another microsoft help page