error 0x80070490

Discussion in 'Windows Update' started by Derick2010, Aug 26, 2009.

  1. Derick2010

    Derick2010 Guest

    I receive error 0x80070490 when I attempt to install standalone SP2 package.
    Any advice?

    Thanks.
     
    Derick2010, Aug 26, 2009
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  2. Please state your full Windows veÑsion (e.g., WinXP SP3; Vista SP1) when
    posting to this newsgroup.

    See if this sugesstion can help you:
    You receive a "
    0x80070490
    " error code when you use Windows Update or Microsoft Update Web sites to
    install updates

    <http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958044>

    or

    <http://www.microsoft.com/communitie...&pt=&catlist=&dglist=&ptlist=&exp=&sloc=en-us>
    -=-

    Free unlimited installation and compatibility support is available for
    Windows Vista, but only for Service Pack 2 (SP2). This support for Windows
    Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2) is valid until November 26, 2009. Availability of
    chat or e-mail support differs depending on your geographic location. Go to
    http://support.microsoft.com/oas/default.aspx?prid=13014&gprid=582034 &
    select appropriate category (i.e., Download issue; Installation issue;
    Issues after you install a service pack).

    You'll find additional support for Vista SP2 issues in
    microsoft.public.windows.vista.general newsgroup and in these forums:

    • http://social.answers.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/vistawu/threads/

    • http://social.answers.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/vistainstall/threads

    • http://social.technet.microsoft.com/forums/en-US/itprovistasp/threads/
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    Good luck

    I hope this is enough to get you on the Ñight road for nºw.

    Let us know how it works ºut.

    Ǝиçεl
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    Ǝиçεl, Aug 26, 2009
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  3. Derick2010

    TaurArian Guest

    Derick2010 wrote:
    :: I receive error 0x80070490 when I attempt to install standalone SP2
    :: package. Any advice?
    ::
    :: Thanks.



    0x80070490 - ERROR_NOT_FOUND
    Corrupted System File; Need to perform an in-place upgrade or reinstall of
    the OS.

    The error you are receiving occurs if there is corruption in the Component
    Based Servicing manifest.

    Ignore the title : Some Windows Vista functions may not work, or Windows
    Vista may stop responding
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929833
    Explains SFC / Scannow"

    A repair install is the usual solution of SFC /Scannow doesn't work.

    You receive a "0x80070490" error code when you use Windows Update or
    Microsoft Update Web sites to install updates
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958044

    NB: If you've installed SP1 for Vista

    Step 7 (method for Windows Vista), the *UPGRADE* option is not available
    because SP1 has been installed.

    Uninstall SP1 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948537

    Also see:

    How to overcome error 0x80070490 when installing updates in Windows
    Vista/Server 2008
    http://blogs.msdn.com/andrekl/archi...ing-updates-in-windows-vista-server-2008.aspx


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    TaurArian [MVP] 2005-2010 - Update Services
    http://taurarian.mvps.org
    ======================================
    Disclaimer: The information has been posted "as is" with no warranties
    or guarantees and doesn't give any rights.
     
    TaurArian, Aug 26, 2009
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