Discussion Installed XP Again. Windows Update?!

Discussion in 'Microsoft Windows' started by BL4CKXHAWK, Nov 3, 2008 with 8 replies and 306 views.

  1. BL4CKXHAWK

    BL4CKXHAWK Enthusiast

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    Ok so i just reinstalled XP and i need to go to microsoft to get all those necessary updates from windows update. For some reason when ever i try to go to windows update it redirects me to MSN.com. Whats wrong with windows update? are they just doing maintenance on the update system or what?
     
  2. (Corndog)

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    update.microsoft.com works for me........
     
  3. OP
    BL4CKXHAWK

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    i dont get it. when i go to that link it takes me to msn.com. can you please type the full url?
     
  4. JoeMal

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    http://update.microsoft.com/microsoftupdate/v6/default.aspx?ln=en-US
     
  5. OP
    BL4CKXHAWK

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    hmm well this is what i get with that link.


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  6. (Corndog)

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    You cant use FireFox with the M$ Update site (****ty i know) Use your IE (Dont worry it wont take long)
     
  7. OP
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    no i tried it with IE as well and it still didnt work.
     
  8. (Corndog)

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    Flush your DNS since everything else is failing
     
  9. OP
    BL4CKXHAWK

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    well i just flushed my dns but it still isnt working.
     

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