Automatic Updates service not staying automatic

Discussion in 'Windows Update' started by Scott S., Sep 15, 2006.

  1. Scott S.

    Scott S. Guest

    Hi, on any Windows 2000 SP4 box the "Automatic Updates" service keeps
    reverting to a manual start-up type when the PC boots. I have tried manually
    setting the start-up type to Automatic, and set the recovery to restart the
    service on first, second and subsequent failures - but when the system
    restarts the startup type reverts back to Manual. I have checked for any GP
    that may be causing this, however there is none. Please help! Thanks,

    -Scott
     
    Scott S., Sep 15, 2006
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  2. Scott S.

    thecreator Guest

    Hi Scott,

    Have you clicked Apply then OK?
     
    thecreator, Sep 15, 2006
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  3. Scott S.

    Scott S. Guest

    Yes.

     
    Scott S., Sep 15, 2006
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    thecreator Guest

    I use Windows XP Home Edition, Windows ME and Windows 98 SE. I don't know Windows 2000 at all.
     
    thecreator, Sep 16, 2006
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