Windows Update and Services up the creek!

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Administration' started by Ats.IV, Aug 20, 2009.

  1. Ats.IV

    Ats.IV Guest

    Cannot install Security Update for Microsoft .NET Framework, Version 1.1
    Service Pack 1 (KB929729) - I tried downloading direct from Microsoft
    website after it failed many times through the Start Menu. So online,
    when it came to running the installer program I get told that "Windows
    Installer has stopped working", I looked in Services in Administative
    Tools and looked at the Windows Installer settings, but unlike all the
    other services, i was unable to Start, Pause or Restart it..
    Also WMI Provider Host has stopped working, I get this Description of
    the problem -

    Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
    Application Name: wmiprvse.exe
    Application Version: 6.0.6002.18005
    Application Timestamp: 49e01c05
    Fault Module Name: kernel32.dll
    Fault Module Version: 6.0.6002.18005
    Fault Module Timestamp: 49e037dd
    Exception Code: c0000005
    Exception Offset: 00004846
    OS Version: 6.0.6002.2.2.0.768.3
    Locale ID: 2057
    Additional Information 1: 8afb
    Additional Information 2: c48e6a47e9306bdb7012bd981c4d771e
    Additional Information 3: bc0e
    Additional Information 4: 7bd357e4bcf267979a63c01b1ee70fc3
    ... when I click on "Check online for a solution (recommended)",
    Windows checks for a solution in the background but this never seems to
    bear fruit as the message is constantly appearing.
    Would greatly appreciate help with this, thanks in advance.
    :)
     
    Ats.IV, Aug 20, 2009
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