Crital download freezes.

  barbaramary 15:54 27 May 03

I am on Windows 98, and when I go to Windows update for a critical update (which I get told I need) I go through all the procedure, everything fine, till I click `download` the message comes up please wait getting ready to download. download time 35 mins. Then it just gets stuck (frozen)

  BarryKeith 16:56 27 May 03

If you are using the icon in the start menu to access the update site this does happen, try using your browser instead. There is a link in your favourites menu under 'Favourites, Links, Windows update. I found that to be the best way to access the updates, so, hopefully, it will work for you also.

  hugh-265156 17:02 27 May 03

this also happens if crypographic services is set to manual or disabled.

check in controlpanel/administrativetools/services and scroll to cryptographic services,double click it an choose automatic as the start up type then click ok and restart.then try the update.

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