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Sanctified Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-25-07 02:22 AM
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46. You can get to safe mode no problem.
If you have Trend Micro thats exactly your problem. What is happening is trend micro is preventing any changes to your system files, basically Microsoft is no longer able to update your system files because of trend micro.
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  -Seriously considering Class Action suit against Microsoft. Anyone else have these probs? Dr_eldritch  Aug-24-07 10:29 PM   #0 
  - Hey, hit me with the details.  Tandalayo_Scheisskopf   Aug-24-07 10:33 PM   #1 
  - K... you asked for it....  Dr_eldritch   Aug-24-07 11:00 PM   #14 
     - First mistake:  Tandalayo_Scheisskopf   Aug-24-07 11:28 PM   #22 
        - This man speaks truth.  backscatter712   Aug-24-07 11:43 PM   #24 
        - Yeah... but that's just it...  Dr_eldritch   Aug-24-07 11:50 PM   #27 
           - Here's the good news:  Tandalayo_Scheisskopf   Aug-24-07 11:59 PM   #29 
              - I love newegg.  Dr_eldritch   Aug-25-07 12:25 AM   #34 
        - I didn't 'turn off the computer during an update install', I simply 'let it' do it's thing.  Dr_eldritch   Aug-24-07 11:44 PM   #25 
           - I am hard to bug...  Tandalayo_Scheisskopf   Aug-25-07 12:01 AM   #30 
  - Windows XP always installs its updated for me and restarts my PC  mikelgb   Aug-24-07 10:34 PM   #2 
  - I really hate that.  drm604   Aug-24-07 10:44 PM   #7 
  - If it was deliberate, almost every computer in the world would go down.  HypnoToad   Aug-24-07 10:35 PM   #3 
  - You could disable auto-updates  blogslut   Aug-24-07 10:39 PM   #4 
  - Please tell me how.  NYC   Aug-24-07 10:44 PM   #8 
  - How to disable automatic updates  LearnedHand   Aug-24-07 10:52 PM   #13 
     - Thank you.  NYC   Aug-25-07 12:14 AM   #31 
  - I suggested that to a friend of ours, who mentioned it later to some of his tech friends  The Straight Story   Aug-24-07 11:04 PM   #15 
  - I've tried.  Dr_eldritch   Aug-24-07 11:06 PM   #16 
     - I feel for you  blogslut   Aug-24-07 11:22 PM   #19 
  - Haxors or bad RAM! imho  slowry   Aug-24-07 10:39 PM   #5 
  - Way ahead of you.  Dr_eldritch   Aug-24-07 11:11 PM   #17 
  - Same story with my PC  LostInAnomie   Aug-24-07 10:41 PM   #6 
  - XP UPDATE PROBLEM  elifino   Aug-24-07 10:46 PM   #9 
  - Possible answer that's probably way too easy. Do a system restore.  Gregorian   Aug-24-07 10:48 PM   #10 
  - I tried to do a sys restore... No restore point is available... I shit you not.  Dr_eldritch   Aug-24-07 11:17 PM   #18 
  - I have VISTA and haven't had any problems eom  cutlassmama   Aug-24-07 10:49 PM   #11 
  - I want to sue microsoft for just being microsoft...  ruiner4u   Aug-24-07 10:51 PM   #12 
  - LOL... Yeah. It's like owning a Fiat...  Dr_eldritch   Aug-24-07 11:27 PM   #20 
     - the best comparison ive ever seen...  ruiner4u   Aug-24-07 11:30 PM   #23 
     - I gotta jump in here  tkmorris   Aug-25-07 12:48 AM   #41 
  - Same thing happened to me the first time it updated!  rucky   Aug-24-07 11:28 PM   #21 
  - My auto updates from MS caused my streaming videos to  ladjf   Aug-24-07 11:46 PM   #26 
  - Ummmm. Turn off those auto updates...  JCMach1   Aug-24-07 11:54 PM   #28 
     - That's what I have done. However, there are other risks incurred  ladjf   Aug-26-07 10:20 AM   #49 
  - What do you expect from pirates?  porphyrian   Aug-25-07 12:18 AM   #32 
  - Hmm given that I am thinking of getting XP home for one  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-25-07 12:20 AM   #33 
  - Yeah, that seems to be the consensus.  Dr_eldritch   Aug-25-07 12:27 AM   #35 
     - Well it might also be XP  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-25-07 12:31 AM   #37 
        - Ahh. Hey... one more thing...  Dr_eldritch   Aug-25-07 12:39 AM   #39 
           - Here you go,  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-25-07 12:52 AM   #42 
              - Awesome!  Dr_eldritch   Aug-25-07 01:09 AM   #43 
  - Sounds like you are using Trend Micro for your anti-virus which is causing the problem not XP.  MiltonF   Aug-25-07 12:30 AM   #36 
  - That's such a good answer I'd attach a disclaimer.  Dr_eldritch   Aug-25-07 12:43 AM   #40 
     - You can get to safe mode no problem.  MiltonF   Aug-25-07 02:22 AM   #46 
  - The major obstacle to suing M$ for the shortcomings of its products...  Kutjara   Aug-25-07 12:33 AM   #38 
  - As a longtime Microsoft victim, this is my theory, which others have said I need tinfoil.  Neshanic   Aug-25-07 01:43 AM   #44 
  - As long as my PC works fine  Horse with no Name   Aug-25-07 02:22 AM   #45 
  - Figures... I go to take care of the reformat... the screen isn't getting signal..  Dr_eldritch   Aug-25-07 02:58 AM   #47 
  - I've suspected that.  Xap   Aug-25-07 04:51 AM   #48 

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