unable to update error 80070490

Discussion in 'Windows Update' started by mely, Apr 5, 2009.

  1. mely

    mely Guest

    i am using visa and like so meny others have had no joy in getting this
    problem fixed so it there is anyone out there that can help it would be great
    ps i to use a compaq computer
     
    mely, Apr 5, 2009
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    Charly Guest

    Hi. I had a problem that generated many error codes when loading Windows
    Live. Problem solved by taking possesion of the load file - in this case
    Messenger.lnk and removing the deny run permissions.
     
    Charly, Apr 5, 2009
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  3. Hello "mely",

    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>


    Copied Ñesponse from TaurArian [MVP] -

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

    Ignore the title : Some Windows Vista functions may not work, or Windows
    Vista may stop responding
    <http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929833>
    Tells you about SFC

    <http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555375>


    Please let us know what fixes the problem or if the pÑoblem remains

    Good luck


    Ǝиçεl
    -=-
     
    Ǝиçεl, Apr 5, 2009
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  4. mely

    TaurArian Guest

    ??ç?l wrote:
    :: Hello "mely",
    ::
    :: 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>
    ::
    ::
    :: Copied ?esponse from TaurArian [MVP] -
    ::
    :: 0x80070490 - ERROR_NOT_FOUND
    :: Corrupted System File; Need to perform an in-place upgrade or
    :: reinstall of the OS.
    ::
    :: Ignore the title : Some Windows Vista functions may not work, or
    :: Windows Vista may stop responding
    :: <http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929833>
    :: Tells you about SFC
    ::
    :: <http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555375>
    ::
    ::
    :: Please let us know what fixes the problem or if the p?oblem remains
    ::
    :: Good luck
    ::
    ::
    :: ??ç?l
    :: -=-
    ::
    ::
    :: "mely" wrote:
    ::
    ::: i am using visa and like so meny others have had no joy in getting
    ::: this problem fixed so it there is anyone out there that can help it
    ::: would be great ps i to use a compaq computer



    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
    --

    TaurArian [MVP] 2005-2009 - 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, Apr 5, 2009
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