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windows update freezes at 75%

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Joel, Jan 23, 2002.

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  1. Joel

    Joel Thread Starter

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    Xp pentium4. I've run it before with no problem... I've tried a bunch of time in the last month with the same problem.... scan up to 75% and then locks up internet explorer...?? Joel
     
  2. Dan O

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    Joel,

    What do you mean by "scan up to 75% and then locks up internet explorer?

    Also run MSCONFIG, select the Startup tab, and post what getting loaded.
     
  3. kramnnim

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    I'm assuming that when he runs the Windows update, when it says "Scanning for updates 75% complete", then it freezes IE.
     
  4. Joel

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    Correct......
     
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