Error 57e

  EARLR 13:29 PM 11 Sep 09

When installing updates to Office 2003 i get windows error "57E" and updates won't install.

Does anyone have a solution ?
Vista home priminum.


  bremner 20:02 PM 11 Sep 09

Go into Windows Update and look for any update marked "Failed".

Click on "View Update History"

When you see the update history, click on the link as though you were going to download the update.

Don't download, but instead, click "Run" and run the update.

During the update you will get some errors - JUST CLICK "Ignore" and go by the errors.

The update WILL complete, although history will still show "Failed" for a time.

Next time Windows Update runs, it will see that the update is done, and will mark the given update as "Successful"

  EARLR 15:17 PM 18 Sep 09

Have tried it but not sure if it worked.

  EARLR 15:20 PM 18 Sep 09

I don't see a link in "update history"


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