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XP computer won't run windows updates after virus cleanup

kim2vp asked
Last Modified: 2013-12-06
I have a Sony laptop that had many malware and virus infections.  I ran malwarebytes and cleaned everything, I also installed Sunbelt Vipre Premium and ran a deep scan.  The system currently lists no infections.

When I open IE8 and try to run windows update it says "the page cannot be displayed" - I can get to other pages in IE, I have google Chrome installed also but nothing loads in chrome.

In the windowsupdate.log I see error 0x80072efe.

Any ideas what I can try next?
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