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However, as documented in It's Here! Thursday, March 13, 2014 1:46 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I followed your instructions and it worked. All rights reserved.Newsletter|Contact Us|Privacy Statement|Terms of Use|Trademarks|Site Feedback Skip to Navigation Skip to Content SuperSite for Windows Search: Connect With Us TwitterFacebookGoogle+RSS IT/Dev Connections About Newsletter Register Log In Username or My old computer gave me Explorer 7, which has a horrible time on today's Internet. weblink

Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? I tested the Service Pack 1 Windows Update install experience on several different Vista-based PCs I have here. Loading... I had all the problems everyone else had, SP1 would install but only took about 2 mins, but system properties did not say it was installed but the update history did. http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/cant-install-vista-service-pack-1

Windows Vista Service Pack 1 Will Not Install

There is no indication at the point that the issue is malware related and having this user uninstall Norton for AVG is unforgivable! Chris Pirillo 140,015 views 5:43 Installing Service Pack 1 on Windows Vista - Duration: 1:32. Thanks Ray Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top Topic Closed This topic has been closed to new replies. All went very well until I got to SP1.

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  • Discussions cover Windows installation, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, service packs, and other Windows Vista-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion vista sp1 won't install by bwn_us / June 7, 2008 10:09
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It seems odd that with User Account Control this would be necessary, but it was. Loading... I've also run norton antivirus. Windows Vista Service Pack 1 Says Installed But Isn't Followed steps from above, looked like everything was great.

Print reprints Favorite EMAIL Tweet Please Log In or Register to post comments. To restore the computer to use a Normal Startup, repeat step 1 above. The only prerequisite updates for the SP1 package are included in the standalone. http://superuser.com/questions/497951/windows-update-cant-install-windows-vista-sp1 and it never worked until I ran it as administrator.

Please download and run System Update Readiness Tool from the link below according to the System Type: System Update Readiness Tool for Windows Vista 32-bit http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=2889489c-ee87-4607-8aa5-812e8078ab27&DisplayLang=en System Update Technet Betts83 Step 2: Install Windows Vista SP1 in Clean Boot Mode ========================================= Please disable all startup items and third party services when booting to avoid conflict when installing Vista SP1.: 1. I got rid of it completely, but after my wifi stopped working. worked for me after hours of frustration...

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I did. http://winsupersite.com/article/product-review/windows-vista-service-pack-1-windows-update-installation-notes--scree If there are any questions or concerns, please post here for further research. Windows Vista Service Pack 1 Will Not Install Now, I'm assuming a file repair from my installation disc would fix this file? Windows Vista Service Pack 1 Not Installing Properly by knight2c3 / May 27, 2009 10:34 PM PDT In reply to: Unable to install Vista SP1.

I have tried to install in a 'Cleanboot Environment' & it was still 'successful' but not actually loaded. http://technewsonline.net/windows-vista/how-to-uninstall-windows-vista-without-cd.html Final thoughts Given Microsoft's conservative rollout plan for Windows Vista, it shouldn't be surprising that the install experience via Windows Update is relatively quick and painless. It's that normal because I quit to ask for help. HelpToFix 1,645 views 1:28 How To Make Windows Vista Very Fast - Duration: 4:25. Windows Update Readiness Tool Vista

I also made sure to INSTALL the packs OFF-LINE. Your post is ABSOLUTELY spot on. I had several failed attempts on installing SP1 on my oldish Dell laptop which I had restored to factory settings. check over here This shouldn't affect the system or other programs.

Thursday, May 23, 2013 1:24 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I know this old, but still using Vista to build computers for kids/parents without $... Kb936330 I have the same problem most do, SP1 installs all the way to the end and then says it was not loaded and files get "reverted" back to prior to the Thank you so much for posting this effective and clear solution.

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Thank you T.Betts Monday, September 22, 2014 7:19 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Result!!!! Although no download link is provided for Windows Vista, the Windows 7 version installed successfully when I tried it. (Note: this download was not available when I originally wrote this answer, This means click save instead of run when downloading it and navigating to where you saved it, right click the file and click run as administrator. Can't Install Windows Vista Service Pack 1 Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ How to install Sp1 on your 32 bit vista computer Brandon Bernicky SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe7575 Loading...

Can't post link, pls google term"Full Review of DBAN, Free Data Destruction Software Tool" , and check the ABOUT.COMsite for instructions how to clean up the HD. It will look like a Windows Update. Thank you very much indeed :-) Tuesday, November 06, 2012 9:51 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Same problem here with customers laptop. this content Aug 21, 2009 #6 TomSEA TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,557 +597 I found this solution...looks like a hella lot of work to resolve it, but I guess ya gotta do what

Please- don't make any other changes based on poor advice! Thank you very much. by CesiaS / May 28, 2009 9:07 AM PDT In reply to: vista sp1 won't install Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - vista sp1 install by sbvbjc / November