RE: Windows update never finishes

anonymous_at_discussions.microsoft.com
Date: 12/16/04


Date: Thu, 16 Dec 2004 14:29:59 -0800

Hi Jelle,

Are you running any AntiVirus software?

If so what brand and version?
What are the settings set too?

Thank you

Eric
>-----Original Message-----
>I've got the same problem.
>
>The auto updater keeps downloading. Up to 40 Mb, then I
killed the job.
>
>Deleting the contens of the dowload directory didn't
help either.
>
>It started on the 15th when the new updates came
available.
>
>Help is much appriciated.
>
>Grtz,
>Jelle
>
>"Tipper Tie PC support" wrote:
>
>> Attempting the latest Windows update and it never
finishes. When it reaches
>> the stated size of the download, the next screen shows
a slightly larger
>> download size and it keeps growing. We are using
McAfee VirusScan Enterprise
>> 8.0.0. This will block downloads and block any
attempts to alter files but
>> these devices have been disabled. Any help is
appreciated
>.
>