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XP SP2 Access Denied

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by kushboy, Sep 3, 2004.

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  1. kushboy

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    I can't update to SP2. Here's part of the log where the error occurs:
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    483.984: Copied file: C:\WINDOWS\System32\spool\DRIVERS\W32X86\3\hpfud50.dll
    492.000: PruneCatalogsFromHotfixes:RegQueryValueEx Failed: 0x2
    494.094: Num Ticks for Copying files : 264656
    494.109: DoRegistryUpdates:SetupInstallFromInfSection Failed for ProductInstall.GlobalRegistryChanges.Install error: 0x5
    494.109: INF_REGISTRY Failed
    494.109: DoInstallation:DoRegistryUpdates failed
    503.234: Unregistration of sprecovr successful
    503.234: Access is denied.
    13890.156: Message displayed to the user: Access is denied.
    13890.156: User Input: OK
    13890.156: Service Pack 2 installation did not complete.

    Select 'OK' to undo the changes that have been made.
    13891.484: Message displayed to the user: Service Pack 2 installation did not complete.

    Select 'OK' to undo the changes that have been made.
    13891.484: User Input: OK
    13891.500: Starting process: C:\WINDOWS\$NtServicePackUninstall$\spuninst\spuninst.exe /~ -u -z
    14148.453: Software Update Rollback has completed with return code 0xbc2. This rollback requires a reboot.
    14148.453: Service Pack 2 installation did not complete.

    Windows XP has been partially updated and may not work properly.
    14158.484: Message displayed to the user: Service Pack 2 installation did not complete.

    Windows XP has been partially updated and may not work properly.
    14158.484: User Input: OK
    14158.484: Update.exe extended error code = 0x5
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    I'm under the general impression that I don't have permissions for some registries...but which ones...and what do I do?

    -Brett
     
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