XP-Shutdown....and install updates

  six-h 01:05 14 Nov 09

Just tried to find out what updates were to be installed upon shutdown but couldn't find a way to view them.
How do you view them??
Tried "Windows Update" site but that just ran and ran at 100% cpu.
Closing the browser just left Task Mgr. running and still cpu 100%, so I stopped svchost.exe which was using 86% to give the poor little chip a rest!
Shutting down after that there were no updates to install!
What is wrong with my machine :-(

  rdave13 01:27 14 Nov 09

Possibly this fix; click here

  six-h 01:46 14 Nov 09

Thanks rdave13, if it persists tomorrow I'll try that.
Any idea how you view updates that are not announced until you attempt to shutdown XP?

Mine's set to notify but not download though tonight it didn't show an icon in the sys. tray saying there were any pending so I was stumped!

  rdave13 01:54 14 Nov 09

Ahh. XP. No longer in this household until Christmas with these new fangled Net-books.
Try the fix and let us know. Thanks.

  six-h 02:02 14 Nov 09

Will do.
Thought you were going to say you were a W7 convert!

  rdave13 02:18 14 Nov 09


  six-h 02:29 14 Nov 09

:-) lol

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Surface Pro 5 News - release date, UK price, features, specs

Microsoft Surface Studio hands-on review: the iMac killer is here

Best Mac antivirus 2017