Solved

Windows Updates not installing for Visual Studio SP1 and SQL Server SP3

Posted on 2010-09-20
10
691 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
The following is the error message:

2010-09-20      15:11:03:237       948      b44      Report      REPORT EVENT: {197F47FA-C338-4F49-896A-7CDA26E1EA82}      2010-09-20 15:10:55:377+1000      1      182      101      {D5D59CC9-F633-4AB5-84A9-789B7AEB62AF}      102      80070070            Failure      Content Install      Installation Failure: Windows failed to install the following update with error 0x80070070: Visual Studio 2005 Service Pack 1.

2010-09-20      15:11:03:237       948      b44      Report      REPORT EVENT: {61E79A63-2531-4000-8888-AFA4C8CBC9EB}      2010-09-20 15:10:57:377+1000      1      182      101      {1688670D-DF51-46E7-8AA4-AEF2E3A3D67D}      104      80070070            Failure      Content Install      Installation Failure: Windows failed to install the following update with error 0x80070070: Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 3 (KB955706).


Can anyone help me in figuring out why this server has failed repeatedly to install these updates?

Thank You!
0
Comment
Question by:vourneenward
  • 5
  • 4
10 Comments
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:arweeks
ID: 33722341
You're installing them through windows update?  Try downloading the service packs as standalone files and see if they will install that way
0
 

Author Comment

by:vourneenward
ID: 33722394
Thanks Arweeks, I have also tried this and the update still fails in the same manner.
0
 
LVL 47

Expert Comment

by:Donald Stewart
ID: 33726284
How are you on disk space ?
 
 
Also try resetting Windows Update components
 
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/971058 
0
 
LVL 47

Expert Comment

by:Donald Stewart
ID: 33726304
0
 

Author Comment

by:vourneenward
ID: 33730262
Unfortunately not solved ... I have enough disk space, it seems that the installation for Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 3 fails on the "Client Components".
0
Comprehensive Backup Solutions for Microsoft

Acronis protects the complete Microsoft technology stack: Windows Server, Windows PC, laptop and Surface data; Microsoft business applications; Microsoft Hyper-V; Azure VMs; Microsoft Windows Server 2016; Microsoft Exchange 2016 and SQL Server 2016.

 
LVL 47

Expert Comment

by:Donald Stewart
ID: 33730272
Did you reset the windows update components in normal and aggressive mode?
0
 

Author Comment

by:vourneenward
ID: 33730332
Can you give me more instructions?
0
 
LVL 47

Accepted Solution

by:
Donald Stewart earned 500 total points
ID: 33730338
0
 

Author Comment

by:vourneenward
ID: 33766053
I'll have a look and get back shortly.
0
 

Author Comment

by:vourneenward
ID: 35023199
It worked - sorry this took so long to reply!
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Preface Having the need * to contact many different companies with different infrastructures * do remote maintenance in their network required us to implement a more flexible routing solution. As RAS, PPTP, L2TP and VPN Client connections are no…
Restoring deleted objects in Active Directory has been a standard feature in Active Directory for many years, yet some admins may not know what is available.
This Micro Tutorial will give you a basic overview how to record your screen with Microsoft Expression Encoder. This program is still free and open for the public to download. This will be demonstrated using Microsoft Expression Encoder 4.
Internet Business Fax to Email Made Easy - With eFax Corporate (http://www.enterprise.efax.com), you'll receive a dedicated online fax number, which is used the same way as a typical analog fax number. You'll receive secure faxes in your email, fr…

863 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

22 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now