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Windows Update KB2742597


RegScriv

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I can't get Windows update KB2742597 to install. I've tried unsuccessfully several times using Restore to take the computer back, firstly by one month then two then three & so on. Windows Restore didn't restore successfully in each case. After each time I tried again to install this update unsuccessfully. I'm using Windows XP Service Pack 3. Can anyone help please.

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onthelimit1

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Not an unknown problem see here. As XP won't be supported much longer, I wouldn't worry too much about it. It may be time to think about moving to a later OS?

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RegScriv

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Yes, thanks onthelimit1. I was somewhat of that view myself. It may be a good excuse to upgrade my pc.

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onthelimit1

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If you're considering W7, there is a compatibility check here For W8, here

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