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Removing System Update Package

Q: Removing System Update Package

Hi, I'm using a Lenovo Thinkpad P52s and I have System Update program running on it. I installed updates for:Synaptics UltraNav Driver 19.3.4.221Intel PRO/1000 LAN Adapter Software 12.18.8.4From it, and things went wrong for some reason (my Thunderbolt docking station is not working properly now), and I need to rollback the updates. How do I do that? Best regards,_tero

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Preferred Solution: Removing System Update Package

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

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Hi, I am running a Thinkpad Edge. I had  a hard disk failure, and I installed a brand new hard disk, and a new Windows 7 OS. I am trying to figure out how to update all the drivers. When I run System Update, I get "no package applicable to your system were found" Please help. Thanks,PKD

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This use to work fine but now it doesnt. I am running a THINKPAD-X1-CARBON-6TH-GEN-TYPE-20KH-20KG. The sticker says 20KH-002JUS.

A:X1 Gen 6 lenovo update The package catalog for your system is currently being updated on the System

Oh I tried to reinstall the utility and same thing. 

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Hi, tried to download package with system update and it got stuck at 15% when trying to download. I am using windows 10 with lenovo yoga 2 pro. What should i do?  

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I have for a while had the problem that System Update is not completing the search for available update for my laptop X! Carbon running Win10 64-bit, it hangs every time at 97% and never completes or continues beyond 97%. Have tried several things including removing all Lenovo tool and reinstallation of new version of System Update 5.07.0065. Suggestions?

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How do i remove a package that came with the installation files such as xmms without reformatting the OS.
 

A:Removing a package

Since you are using RedHat which is a RPM based distribution then you can use the rpm utility a la "rpm -e xmms" - e as in erase.
 

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I have the following problem. Our cable internet provider sells a security package that you can install on your machine.

We moved and I left the computer with my daughter while she was at school. She never updated the security package so it has expired. She is moving out of town where service from that vendor is not available.

I would like to remove their security package but I have not be successful in doing so.

I went into control panel --> programs --> and un-installed their package --> cable provider internet security package.

However...

I notice I still see their icon when you turn on their computer. It comes in as a pop-up. the windows security centre under the firewall menu still has a reference to the application - a button allowing you to select the Cable modem Internet Security Services 8.02 firewall package. All the files for the app are still under c:\program files\cable modem Internet Security.

So although I unistalled it from control panel programs it still seems to be there?

Question:
did I make a mistake by not unloading the application before I went to control panel and uninstalled it?

Question 2:
Any idea of how I am going to get rid of it? Can I still delete the relevant files under program files and that takes care of it?

thanks in advance
 

A:removing a security package

Hi,

This could get messy if it is an adaptation of something like ZoneAlarm, a very sticky thing to get rid of in some of the earlier versions. My first suggestion, but others may have better ideas, would be to do a system restore back to before you uninstalled it. That should reinstate it.

Then get a free copy of Revo Uninstaller and install that. It has a "Hunter" mode and when you click that you get what looks like cross hairs on a gun sight. Drag that to the Security icon and drop it, then click Uninstall.

Select option 4 (by default it is set at 3) and then follow though the pages. It may take 5 or more minutes, be patient and delete everything that it suggests. In the Registry section ONLY click the Bold items for deletion. There may be a lot with non-bold ones in between so be careful.

When it has finished, reboot and let's know where it is at.

Dave
 

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Hallo,

excuse me for my mistakes bu I am not a native English speaker.

I run a Windows 7 Pro sp1 x64 and I use NTBackup.exe to perform my weekly full backup (I know that NTBackup is not meant to be run on Windows 7, but it perfectly fits my needs and it perfectly run until last windows update).

Since last windows update of 10/02/2015, NTbackup fails and in the NTBackup log I find this message: "Error returned while creating the volume shadow copy:Catastrophic failure".
Looking into Windows Event Log/Applications I find 3x error messages related to in VSS, where the only really significant one is "Volume Shadow Copy Service error: Unexpected error calling routine CoCreateInstance.  hr = 0x80004002. 42554543584D4C43333533320000000042554543584D4C433334393400000000".

I spent the last three hours reading about potential NTBackup issues and I think I can exclude those related to VSS itself because:
- the "Volume Shadow Copy" and the "Microsoft Software Shadow Copy Provider" services perfecly start, stop and restart
- I can browse previous versions of files being saved (e.g. because of system restore points)
- the "vssadmin list writers" reports all writers being stable and with no errors
I therefore wanted to try and uninstall the KB3032622 but was unable to, since it is not listed in those than can be uninstalled.
Here my questions:
1- Is anybody experiencing my issue?
2- Has anybody been able to solve it? ... Read more

A:Update for Microsoft Visual C++ 2012 Update 4 Redistributable Package (KB3032622) breaking NTBackup

the only other thoughts I have;
- it could be broken, because it was never intended to function, and it has only worked ok until now as a happy accident
- it's extremely unlikely that MSFT would have ever tested for the use of WinXp NTBackup on Win7, so unlikely to get formal support for the scenario
- there may be others with related experience, you may find in the dedicated storage/backup forums like

https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/home?forum=winserverfiles or

https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/home?forum=windowsbackup or perhaps on other discussion forums (non-MSFT forums) ?Don
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This helps the community, keeps the forums tidy, and recognises useful contributions. Thanks!)

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Disk Cleanup claims it can remove about 9.5 GB of old system update files, but upon running it, nothing happens (and I don't free up any space).

This may or may not be related, but I ran SFC and it found problems it couldn't fix. I've attached the logs.

A:Disk Cleanup not removing system update files/SFC can't fix problems

Did you run Disc Clean up as Administrator. Right click on Disc Clean up & select run as Administrator. When it opens make sure there are Ticks in all the boxes you wish to clean up.

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Microsoft has released a package of several updates ,some of them 15 M.B.'s in size ! They where not released as criticial updates however as important updates . Iam still on a dial up internet service and there is no way I can sucessfully download anything over 4-5 MB's without the download not completeing or being corrupt ! For now I have hidden all of the latest updates released . Also Iam having trouble with update KB979909 a 1 M.B. update that downloaded to my system howefever it will not install . How do I remove this update from trying to install everytime I shut down my PC ? Thanks in Advance to All,
NicRic

A:Windows Update latest update package ?

Also Iam having trouble with update KB979909KB979909 or KB979906 (.NET Framework update)?

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ThinkVantage System Update is broken on my T520. It will start and you can click on "Get new updates" and then after downloading 17% it says "an error occurred" and it won't go any farther. I tried restarting the computer several times and updating everything in Windows update. This happened right after I removed the keyboard and bezel to clean out dust. System Update stopped working as soon as I put them back and turned on the computer. Before that I never had a problem with it.

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I've been getting that "Display driver stopped responding and has recovered" problem with nvlddmkm that seems to be causing a lot of grief to a lot of people. A couple of different links (including the one in the Windows Vista SP1 thread have sent me to the Windows 938194 Update Package.

My problem is, that when I go to try to install it, I get a message saying "The update does not apply to your system." Why won't it let me install it? I'm running Vista Home Premium x32.

I've also tried downloading and installing firmware from Nvidia and the 3 different versions I tried all gave me the same message; "The NVIDIA Setup program could not locate any drivers that are compatible with your current hardware. Setup will now exit."

What's going on??

A:938194 Update Package

do you have a version of sp1 installed

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Whenever i try to get my only windows update "Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 for x64-based system"
it comes up with "Error 9C59" i've everything i know to fix it.
I know i'm supposed to attach my CBS file but it won't let me upload it, possibly because it's too large of a file size.

A:Can't update Windows 11 Package 9C59

I had the same error once and Microsoft suggested to uninstall IE 9 first. But I installed IE 11 in safe mode. I am in no way that knowledgeable about computers it was just after hours and hours of trying different things. Good luck.

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I got an update notice for an MSE Client Package to update to MSE V4 (KB2691905).
The update failed on Win7-x64 leaving no AV installed.

I tried to download MSE and I get a "Page cannot be found" at
Microsoft Security Essentials - Free Antivirus for Windows

I did find this page can download MSE, but I'm not sure what it would download/install...
Anti-Malware, Virus, Spyware Protection | Microsoft Security Essentials

If anyone knows more about this, I'd appreciate any info.

I re-booted the PC in Win7-x86 for now, using Avast ...

Not sure if this post should also be in "Windows Updates and Activation" subforum.
I don't want to duplicate a post...

Thanks,
David

A:MSE Client Update Package - V4 failed

I got the update notice yesterday and used your first link. When I clicked the Free* download button it showed an upgrade dialog box and the upgrade went smoothly. It's possible that you may have remnants of the old version of MSE that are preventing the new version from installing. This Microsoft KB article may help.

How to manually uninstall Microsoft Security Essentials 2.0.1963 if you cannot uninstall it by using the Add or Remove Programs item

I'd use the Fix it button first and then try to reinstall MSE. Remove Avast first through Programs and Features and then run the official Avast uninstaller to remove any Avast remnants.

avast! Uninstall Utility | Download aswClear for avast! Removal

If the Fix it button doesn't let you reinstall MSE then I'd try the "Let me fix it myself" steps.

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Hello,
I want to update my Application name. Before making it live, I tried to test it via Package Flighting Option on Microsoft Dashboard. But I could not see updated app name When I search for it on Windows Store. Could anyone help me with this issue?
Does Package flight option supports this? Or is it like we can only see the updated App name once we make it live?

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Hi, I'm trying to add the November, 2016 Security Monthly Quality Rollup for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB3197868) to out install.wim using DISM offline because the same install is failing using the Scheduled Updates process in Config Manager.
Some pertinent (I think) lines from the DISM.log include:
DISM Package Manager: PID=2868 Failed while processing command add-package. - CPackageManagerCLIHandler::ExecuteCmdLine(hr:0x8000ffff)
DISM.EXE: DISM Package Manager processed the command line but failed. HRESULT=8000FFFF
Anyone seen this problem before or had success adding the Security Monthly Quality Rollup updates either via DISM or Scheduled Updates?

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Hi Guys
Is there a package to overall update norton antivirus 2004? Both virus definitions and the program itself and without connecting to web.
I got connected to the internet on a friend's XP before installing SP2 and updating norton, and now norton antivirus is disappeared from tray and won't run, even after uninstalling and reinstalling.
I'm now planning to update both NAV and XP offline, because updating them through the slow dial-up is almost impossible and makes the computer vulnerable to viruses. I've got SP2. All I need now is an offline update to Norton AntiVirus.
Help!
 

A:Solved: Norton AntiVirus Update Package

I don't know about program updates but,when I had NAV, I frequently used the Intelligent Update feature on the Symantec website to d/l the whole definitions database, about 5.5 MB, to my desktop as an .exe file and then installed it myself by doubleclicking.

I suppose that it would, theoretically, be possible (and legal?) for someone with a licensed version of 2004 to d/l the database and burn a copy which you could install in your licensed copy. However, now that NAV uses product activation, it is possible that your friend's version of the database would not install in your copy.

Anyway, before you could even try that, you would have to successfully reinstall your copy of 2004;http://service1.symantec.com/SUPPOR...=2004 for Windows 2000/Me/98/XP&osv=&osv_lvl=.
 

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I have an HP laptop running Vista SP2 32bit system. I went to bed on 10/1/2012 with my computer running fine. I woke up the next day to find all hell had broken loose. Weird little things were happening that weren't right so I went to Eset and did an online scan. Sure enough, 2 win32/olmarik viruses showed up. Did the quarantine. Iobit flush of system. Thought everything was ok. Went back to Eset, did another scan, now 9 viruses. Just a few: win32/olmarik AJE trojan ; win52/olm A troj ; win/64 olm G troj, etc. Some even saying "maybe variation of...". Did the whole TDSS Killer, MRT.exe, ran AVG. Rebooted, went to Eset, ran a scan and got the same: win32/AFK, ADZ & AJE trojans and a win32/openinstallapp. Totally pissed at that point. Did a back trace to see where the trigger was and what may have caused it. Two things: one, it was showing it comes from a gaming toolbar I use (which I've had for 2 yrs & NEVER had a problem with!). I uninstalled, went into regedit and found various entries left in there, along with the numbers that were showing up on the viruses when I clicked on properties on Eset. Got rid of every trace of the toolbar. The second thing was the only thing that happened that night was a Windows Update. On the 1st: Definition Update for Microsoft Security Essentials - KB2310138 Installation date: ‎10/‎1/‎2012 3:05 PM Installation status: Successful Update type: Optional - On the 2nd: Microsoft Security Essentials Cl... Read more

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Downloading the 2.74 BIOS version for the X230, despite having a 64-bit folder, the package is missing WINUPTP64.EXE and I cannot update in 64-bit WindowsPE.Taking another WINUPTP64.EXE from an X250 bios package failed with unrecognised model.WHy is this 64 bit file missing from the BIOS package? I cannot run the WINUPTP.EXE version, as it says not compatible with the OS.Is this a mistake by Lenovo to miss out this 64-bit file to flash the BIOS of an X230 in a 64bit OS?Any answers much appreciated. 

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Quote:
A very punctual Mozilla is set to launch the latest version of its browser on January 31, 2012 as per plan. The new version is a traditional Firefox silent update infused with all the desired components, particularly the disabling of incompatible add-ons and advancement of the compatible ones. Add-ons from Firefox 4 or later will be compatible with Firefox 10.


Read More at : Firefox 10 Download Available. Silent Update In The Package. - CrazyEngineers

Download Firefox 10

A:Firefox 10 Download Available. Silent Update In The Package

I hope I can now really used those Add-Ons that are incompatible with FF9 with this new version.

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Believe it or not, the video software SONY included with my new SONY camcorder is NOT compatable with the CD/DVD Writer in my new SONY VAIO!!! But when I try to uninstall it through "Add/Remove Programs" I get "InstallShield (R) Setup Launcher has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience. If you were in the middle of something, the info you were working on might be lost".

How do I get rid of this thing??
 

A:Solved: Removing Sony's "PICTURE PACKAGE"?

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So I downloaded the latest driver for Intel 4500MHD integrated graphics for my laptop from windows update (which it did automatically after installing Windows 7) and I found out that it isn't just the display driver... its also the software package for display settings etc. from Intel. I don't want this because it installs startup keys, a right-click context menu, and a tray icon, all of which I would never use. Is there anyway to uninstall the software package but keep the display driver?

I find it kind of lame that Microsoft would bundle drivers like this.

A:Windows Update bundles driver with software package?

Just a thought, not sure if it works. Have you checked if you can find this display settings software packet in Start > Control Panel > Programs and Features? If yes, just uninstall it.

Kari

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I am running Windows Embedded Standard 7.

It has all applicable updates that are obtainable through Windows Update. It also has all updates that are pre-requisites for IE11 that are listed here: https://support.microsoft.com/en-ca/kb/2847882

Despite all the applicable updates being installed from here, IE11_main.log shows me the following error caused the installation to quit:

00:21.279: INFO: Launched package installation: C:\Windows\SysNative\dism.exe /online /add-package /packagepath:C:\Windows\TEMP\IE15CA.tmp\KB2670838_amd64.CAB /quiet /norestart
00:35.350: INFO: Process exit code 0x800B0100 (-2146762496) [No signature was present in the subject. ]
00:35.350: ERROR: Error installing prerequisite file (C:\Windows\TEMP\IE15CA.tmp\KB2670838_amd64.CAB): 0x800b0100 (2148204800)

The update mentioned in the log KB267083

is NOT applicable to Windows Embedded Standard 7.

How can I install IE11 on WES7?

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I am trying to update the BIOS (r06uj47w) on a Lenovo T460 (20FMS26R00). Am using the latest ThinInstaller ([Thin Installer build: 2016-07-05 Version: 1.2.0018]). When ThinInstaller processed the BIOS update package, it rejects the package because the CRC error for the package is wrong. I've manually applied the package successfully. Question for the Lenovo techicians, can you confirm this behaviour? And can this be corrected in the software catalog? Also can you possibly tell how the what kind of CRC ThinInstaller is calculating, so I can possibly generate it myself? Thanks in advance, Relevant output from thininstaller logs: Severe  2017-03-01 , 01:57:04              at Tvsu.GenericPackageInstaller.CmdInstaller.InstallUpdate()              Message: Package Signature Verification Failed, ID:r06uj47w Info       2017-03-01 , 01:57:04              at Tvsu.Engine.Process.PackageInstallerProcess.InstallNewUpdates()              Message: Update Thinkpad BIOS Update - 7 [32,64]/8.1/10 [64] installation failed

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Hi. We have not seen any updates to this package since september, so i hope Lenovo could release a new sccm driver package, as a lot of drivers have been released since then, that fixes some annoying issues.

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Hi. Since i can't post in the enterprise solutions forum, i'll post my request here.Yoga 460 has not been out for more than a few months, and in that time, pretty much all drivers have been updated, as is normal for a new model. What annoys me is that i have to run system update on all new laptop installed by SCCM, since there has not been a new SCCM package released since the original one, that fixes several important issues. Therefore, i request that Lenovo releases a new SCCM package with all the latest updates. Thanks!

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Hi, I am not sure about this....

I run Secunia - the software updater/ checker and it tells me that this is outdated and needs a patch for "security reasons"

microsoft visual C++ 2005 redistributable package (x86)

Does anyone know what this is and do I really need to update it?

Obviously I can make a system image before installing in case anything goes wrong but I was just more curious to know what this is.

Thanks!!

PS I am 32 bit!!

A:Update Needed: Microsoft visual C++ 2005 redistributable package

Microsoft Visual C++ is normally installed along side an application. They install runtime components of Visual C++ Libraries which are required to run applications developed with Visual C++ on a computer that does not have Visual C++ 2005 installed.

Theres a good chance that a piece of software on your system requires the C++ libraries to run, it is safe to leave the application on there, you might have issues with a specific program if you remove it.

If you can verify the update is coming from Microsoft, there should be no problem downloading an update for it.

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Prior to this I actually had the solitaire package fixed to the task bar. Now longer visible either there or in the pop up on Start, I thought it needed re-installation. However, I am told the package is already installed.

Why on earth is it not visible to me? What have I to do to rectify matter and set up an icon, so I may open easily, please.

A:Solitiare games package trouble after latest Windows Update

Originally Posted by chipwood


Prior to this I actually had the solitaire package fixed to the task bar. Now longer visible either there or in the pop up on Start, I thought it needed re-installation. However, I am told the package is already installed.

Why on earth is it not visible to me? What have I to do to rectify matter and set up an icon, so I may open easily, please.



Hi have you gone into Start, then all Apps
Then scroll down to Solitiare once there right click and it should come up pin to Start also pin to Taskbar
That is how I was able to do mine
Hopefully that will work for

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I have a new Spectre Laptop operating W10 64 bit. After about two months I noticed (as you do) that my Documents folder was empty apart from 3 HP folders that were there when I bought it, one being hp.system.package.metadata . I found that the file structure and files had been copied to hp.system.package.metadata. What is going on and will this be repeated if I correct it? Thanks

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Windows XP SP2
Nividia Firewall

I've encountered Antivirus system pro before and was able to remove with Malwarebytes aswell as superantispyware. But recently i was infected by it again, this time it was accompanied by several other viruses. These other viruses unleashed a numerous amount of permissions, disallowing me to: Open any applications(such as Malewarebytes, and other antivirus software + nvidia firewall), running taskmanager, opening the run tool or CMD prompt, and worst of all running Windows in safemode, it simply reboots with every attempt. I've seem to have run out of options short of format and reinstall. I'd list the accompanied viruses if i was able to scan for them.

Relevent system information is avaliable upon reqest.
Any assistance would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

A:Antivirus system pro package. Multiple viruses

Hello and welcome. Yes these newer variants need to be stopped first.Please download Rkill by Grinler and save it to your desktop.Link 2Link 3Link 4Double-click on the Rkill desktop icon to run the tool.If using Vista, right-click on it and Run As Administrator.A black DOS box will briefly flash and then disappear. This is normal and indicates the tool ran successfully.If not, delete the file, then download and use the one provided in Link 2.If it does not work, repeat the process and attempt to use one of the remaining links until the tool runs.If the tool does not run from any of the links provided, please let me know.Next run ATF and SAS:Note.. SAS doesn't open the registry hives for other user accounts on the system, so scans should be done from each user account.Note: On Vista, "Windows Temp" is disabled. To empty "Windows Temp" ATF-Cleaner must be "Run as an Administrator".From your regular user account..Download Attribune's ATF Cleaner and then SUPERAntiSpyware , Free Home Version. Save both to desktop ..DO NOT run yet.Open SUPER from icon and install and Update itUnder Scanner Options make sure the following are checked (leave all others unchecked):Close browsers before scanning.Scan for tracking cookies.Terminate memory threats before quarantining.Click the "Close" button to leave the control center screen and exit the program. DO NOT run yet.Now reboot into Safe Mode: How to enter safe mode(XP)Using the F8 MethodResta... Read more

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There are no products affected by this package installed on this systemFor office2010    64bit  .. I uninstall and installed but same ...

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There are no products affected by this package installed on this systemFor office2010    64bit  .. I uninstall and installed but same ...

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Recently, a Windows update arrived called Microsoft Security Essentials Client Update Package - KB2544035. Since then my computer started malfunctioning. Whenever, I try to install the update, everything goes fine, and then suddenly goes blank and the desktop returns (but the Windows update screen had closed). When I open Windows update, it shows that the aforesaid update is not installed. And when I try to open Microsoft Security Essentials shortcut on my desktop, the machine is not able to find it and asks to delete it. I cant even open Microsoft Security Essentials manually from Program files. Things return to normal on System Restore. But the Microsoft Security Essentials appears potentially unprotected and asks for a full system scan. But before the scan is complete the Microsoft Security Essentials screen closes and the desktop returns once again. And, once again, when I try to open Microsoft Security Essentials shortcut on my desktop, the machine is not able to find it.

This problem has occurred twice already, and Im very frustrated. I tried to full system scan in Safe Mode and that has not helped.

Please help.
 

A:Microsoft Security Essentials Client Update Package - KB2544035 error

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Hi, I'm from South Korea.

And I purchased your inspiron 7568 2-in-1 laptop.

I think this laptop is very good!!

But there's a problem.

I can't install Korean language package into my laptop.

So I questioned local Microsoft customer's service.

First, my OS is not single language package.

Then, I thick there might be some unrealized problem with in my laptop.

So I think I need to reinstall win10, but I don't have disk image.

Can I get my win10 install image?

My warranty date is still remaining...

A:Windows 10 system language package install propblem

This didn't work...?...
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10/how-to-add-an-input-language-to-your-pc#v1h=tab01
How to add an input language to your PC
Step 1: Download the language.

Step 2: Set your display language.

If that's what failed, then you may download Win 10 at...
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10
Get Win 10
But I wouldn't jump into a full re-install. Try a repair install first. Or even look for other options before that.

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I am trying to get rid of unwanted files to declutter my documents folder and cannot determine the origin, use and need for this file:  hp.system.package.metadata.  I would like to delete it but want to dtermine if I will suffer any negative consequences. Any help will be greatly aporeciated.

A:hp.system.package.metadata (file needed or can it be deleted...

Hi @mlall Welcome to the HP Support Forums! I see that you are looking for information on hp.system.package.metadata. I will be honest and tell you I don't know what that files does but I do not recommend deleting the file. It could be preinstalled software information and might have unintended consequences if you delete it.

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I have been installing a number of hotfixes for Windows 7 using MSU files and the wusa.exe utility included in Windows. I thought it would be a good idea to generate separate log files for each update as it was installed since wusa.exe now supports this
option using /log:<file name>. However, the log files created do not seem to be regular text files or any other log file format that I immediately recognize. When opened in Notepad or Wordpad you can see that they contain a lot of additional binary data
which can't be read by a regular text viewer.
Does anyone know what format these log files are in? What tool should you use to read them?
 

A:When using wusa.exe to install MSU update package and enabling logging using the /log switch, what format are the log files in?

Does anyone know what format these log files are in? What tool should you use to read them?

You have to read them with the EventViewer."A programmer is just a tool which converts caffeine into code" CLIP- Stellvertreter http://www.winvistaside.de/

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Hi,
While I was donwloading the Windows 10 drivers for the notebook I got this Avast alert about a possible infection in the Toshiba System Settings.msi package:

Is this a false positive or something you are already aware of?

Thanks and best regards,
Franco

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Hi! Have got around 200 M73 Tiny nettops running by production users.Currently installed BIOS versions are 58 and 61.We need to update all of them to latest BIOS version 76 due to fixing recent Spectre vulnerability. We need to do this via SCCM.Tested this simple script: SPIW032 FHCT36A.bin wflash2.exe imagefh.rom /bb /rsmb /quiet %1 It works, flashes BIOS and reboot machine, however, after the process finishes succesfully, at BIOS loading phase it displays error "0162: Setup data integrity check  failure" It can be manually fixed by pressing F1 to enter Setup and then pressing F10 to save and exit.But for SCCM deployment on 200 machines it is not possible.We can not walk around every machine. And it is not comfortable (e.g. acceptable) if we try to tell our users that next morning they need to press F1 and the F10 to bring their PC back to life. Is there a way to workaround this annoying error?

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I have had my Dell 8700 for little over a year and have had problems from the beginning.  I am 72 years old, and I am at my wits end!!!

A hard drive was replaced in the summer of 2015, but I have still had problems with the computer shutting down and my having to refresh it to factory setting.

I thought updating to Windows 10 would solve some problems, and I did this in October, 2015.  Everything was fine until a couple of months ago.  The end result was when I tried to refresh the computer to factory defaults, it went back to 8.0 or 8.1, and I evidently lost something in the process.
Now, I cannot update to Windows 10 and when I tried to resinstall the Dell Operating System, I get for both:  "WE COULDN'T UPDATE THE SYSTEM RESERVED PARTITION."
I DO HAVE A SYSTEM BACKUP ON 20 CDS (MADE WHEN I HAD WINDOWS 10).  Could I reinstall the system with these backupdisks?  How do I do that?  I also have a Dell 2 Boot USP stick, I have a recovery stick, too, but it semed that when I used this, I received a message that not all files were recovered
What should I do at this point? 

A:Error message when trying to update to Windows 10 or to reinstall operating system 8.1: We couldn't update the system reserved partition."

On MBR disk, Windows 10 requires a 500MB system reserved partition, while 100MB in Windows 7, so you can try to extend system reserved partition.
In disk management, you can only extend partition using the unallocated space next to its right side. so even if you shrink D: drive, the option to extend the efi partition is still grayed out. My suggestion is to use a third party software, AOMEI Partition Assistant, both the standard (free) or the Professional(paid) version can extend partition as long as there is unallocated space on that hard drive. to see more information read:
Fix "We Couldn?t Update the System Reserved Partition" Error
www.disk-partition.com/.../couldnt-update-system-reserved-partition-4348.html

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I have MS Word 2007 and vista. Word worked fine, but now when i try to open a word doc it says "preparing to install" for a brief moment and then i get an error message saying:

This update package could not be opened. Verify that the update package exists and that you can access it, or contact the application vendor to verify that this is a valid Windows Installer update package.
 

A:"This update package could not be opened" Word 2007

I had the same problem with my Office 2007. I found that I had actually installed a trial version of Office 2007 Professional that came with my Office Basic. When it expired, nothing worked.

So, I went to http://www.microsoft.com/office/backup and selected the option to download a backup copy of the software (since it didn't come with a CD). When it's done downloading (I have 1.5 MBps down and it takes roughly an hour), I have the license key that came with the computer to activate the version I should have installed to begin with!

Hope that helps!
 

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I'm trying to test the integrity of some ".cab" packages through DISM and Package Manager but I keep getting the generic error message "the system cannot find the file specified".

In Package Manager, I use the syntax,

Command Prompt> pkgmgr.exe /ip /m:c:\test\test.cab

Alternatively, I might add quotes around the pathname:

Command Prompt> pkgmgr.exe /ip /m:"c:\test\test.cab"

The error received in pkgmgr is:

Operation failed with 0X80070002.  The system cannot find the file specified.

My initial impression was that my syntax was incorrect, though I can't spot the error.  The path points to "test.cab" which is a renamed windows addon which contains the necessary "svcpack" folder and the "entries_XX.ini"
file.  I've used several different ".cab" files, including some downloaded from the Microsoft Update Catalog, with the same result.  Hopefully this rules out the possibility of a corrupt or incompatible file.  I've also tried this
whole procedure on different computers, and have received the exact same error code, so i doubt the pkgmgr tool istelf is corrupt.

Lastly, I've tried an alternative Windows 7/8 tool DISM to try to achieve essentially the same task using the following syntax in an elevated command prompt:

Commnand Prompt> dism.exe /online /add-package /packagepath:c:\test\test.cab

This produces a similar error:

An error occurred try... Read more

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Hi,I have recently acquired Lenovo Thinkpad T500 and I am coming across several issues. Having resolved few, here is the one I cannot find help anywhere.Trying to use Lenovo System Update I get the message "The System Update Server is invalid. Please contact Support Center"....which I would do (contact support) if only T500 was listed as one of your products, while it is not - why is it?The version of the System Update is 5.07.0061 I will be really grateful for any help, because google-resolving these issues took me 2 days already. Thank you.

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