Failed Recent Updates and Error Code 80070490

Discussion in 'Windows Vista General Discussion' started by Octavio, Nov 20, 2009.

  1. Octavio

    Octavio Guest

    Since yesterday my computer and me have been trying to install two Vista
    updates:

    Security Updates for Windows Vista (KB967723)

    and

    Updates for windows Vista (KB972145)

    and I get the Error Found Code 80070490

    I have Windows Vista Ultimate.

    Please advise.
     
    Octavio, Nov 20, 2009
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  2. Hello Octavio,


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

    How to use the System File Checker tool to troubleshoot missing or corrupted
    system files on Windows Vista or on Windows 7
    <http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929833>
    Tells you about SFC


    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>



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

    Let us know how it works ºut.


    Ǝиçεl
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    Ǝиçεl, Nov 20, 2009
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