WinXo Sp2 & IE 7 Windows & Microsoft Update Error number: 0x80072F78

Discussion in 'Internet Explorer' started by DrSysop, Mar 6, 2008.

  1. DrSysop

    DrSysop Guest

    Another fine ms product in the toilet, Everytime i access the microsoft
    update site i get Error number: 0x80072F78 i went through the
    troubleshooting & nothing seems to work, anyone know how to repair ie7?
    about to goto firefox & take this crappy browser out. it says checking for
    activex then i get this error, i went to other sites to test activex seems i
    am ok just this update site.

    here what the windows update log file said:


    008-03-06 03:40:10:578 3224 804 COMAPI ----------- COMAPI:
    IUpdateServiceManager::AddService -----------
    2008-03-06 03:40:10:578 3224 804 COMAPI - ServiceId =
    {7971f918-a847-4430-9279-4a52d1efe18d}
    2008-03-06 03:40:10:578 3224 804 COMAPI - AuthorizationCabPath =
    C:\WINDOWS\SoftwareDistribution\AuthCabs\muauth.cab
    2008-03-06 03:40:10:593 920 3f0 Misc Validating signature for
    C:\WINDOWS\SoftwareDistribution\AuthCabs\Downloaded\7971f918-a847-4430-9279-4a52d1efe18d.auth.cab.temp\muauth.cab:
    2008-03-06 03:40:10:609 920 3f0 Misc Microsoft signed: Yes
    2008-03-06 03:40:10:640 4020 fa8 DtaStor Update service properties: service
    registered with AU is {7971F918-A847-4430-9279-4A52D1EFE18D}
    2008-03-06 03:40:10:640 3224 804 COMAPI - Added service, URL =
    http://update.microsoft.com/microsoftupdate/
    2008-03-06 03:40:10:640 3224 804 COMAPI ----------- COMAPI:
    IUpdateServiceManager::RegisterServiceWithAU -----------
    2008-03-06 03:40:10:640 3224 804 COMAPI - ServiceId =
    {7971f918-a847-4430-9279-4a52d1efe18d}
    2008-03-06 03:40:10:703 3224 804 Misc =========== Logging initialized
    (build: 7.0.6000.381, tz: -0500) ===========
    2008-03-06 03:40:10:703 3224 804 Misc = Process: C:\Program Files\Internet
    Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE
    2008-03-06 03:40:10:703 3224 804 Misc = Module:
    C:\WINDOWS\system32\muweb.dll
    2008-03-06 03:40:10:703 3224 804 Misc Validating signature for
    C:\WINDOWS\SoftwareDistribution\WuRedir\9482F4B4-E343-43B6-B170-9A65BC822C77\wuredir.cab:
    2008-03-06 03:40:10:703 3224 804 Misc Microsoft signed: Yes
    2008-03-06 03:40:11:015 3224 804 Misc WARNING: DownloadFileInternal failed
    for http://download.windowsupdate.com/v7/windowsupdate/redir/wuredir.cab:
    error 0x80072f78
    2008-03-06 03:40:11:015 3224 804 Misc Validating signature for
    C:\WINDOWS\SoftwareDistribution\WuRedir\9482F4B4-E343-43B6-B170-9A65BC822C77\wuredir.cab:
    2008-03-06 03:40:11:015 3224 804 Misc Microsoft signed: Yes
    2008-03-06 03:40:11:328 3224 804 Misc WARNING: DownloadFileInternal failed
    for http://download.microsoft.com/v7/windowsupdate/redir/wuredir.cab: error
    0x80072f78
    2008-03-06 03:40:11:328 3224 804 Misc Validating signature for
    C:\WINDOWS\SoftwareDistribution\WuRedir\9482F4B4-E343-43B6-B170-9A65BC822C77\wuredir.cab:
    2008-03-06 03:40:11:328 3224 804 Misc Microsoft signed: Yes
    2008-03-06 03:40:11:796 3224 804 Misc WARNING: DownloadFileInternal failed
    for http://www.update.microsoft.com/v7/windowsupdate/redir/wuredir.cab:
    error 0x80072f78



    please help

    thanks
     
    DrSysop, Mar 6, 2008
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  2. DrSysop

    Leonard Grey Guest

    First you say Internet Explorer is "in the toilet" and a "crappy
    browser" then you say "please help." What a nice way to ask for help
    from your peers who volunteer their time here for zero pay.

    Try your question in the Windows Update newsgroup.
     
    Leonard Grey, Mar 6, 2008
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