- Oct 29, 2001
How do you make windows update get and install updates automatically? Or at least download them and notify me to install?
If this is your problem,the first thing to check in this case would be to go to Start/run andlschul said:it is greyed out and won't let me do anything, what could be the problem?
Did you try this?rude said:If this is your problem,the first thing to check in this case would be to go to Start/run and
Scroll down to automatic updates and double click on it, ensure the
start-up type is automatic and the service is started. Then view the
automatic update tab in system properties again.
99.9% of the time this is the cause, if you have an issue starting the
service you may want to try going to start/run and entering sfc
Keep your xp cd handy in case you're asked to chuck it into your cd rom
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