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Vista update error Code 80041002

Posted on 2007-12-03
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Gateway laptop with Vista Home Premium. Un-installed anti-virus and spy-sweeper. Icon in tray constantly reminding me to download this update. After download it re-boots and wants to download it again. This is error message:

Update for Windows Vista (KB941649)

Installation date: 12/3/2007 2:42 PM

Installation status: Failed

Error details: Code 80041002

Update type: Recommended

This update resolves some compatibility and reliability issues in Windows Vista. By applying this update, you can achieve better reliability and hardware compatibility in various scenarios. After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer.

More information:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/941649

Help and Support:
http://support.microsoft.com


Thanks guys!
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Can you down the patch directly for the KB article you linked in your question and install the patch manually?
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Yea I tried but it still kept wanting to download again I think problem was in secruity center not being able to recognize something. Client was happy after complete system recovery back to factory settings. Yes I used the desructive one and wiped all. Reloaded his docs and he's happy.
Intalled all Vista updates with no problem.
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