Manual Fix to Windows update loop/WindowVista

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DD - Jun 23, 2012 at 12:28 PM
xpcman
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- Jun 27, 2012 at 05:52 PM
Hello,

Thank you so much for the kill any pending updates, I am also stuck at the 3 of 3 update screen my questions is is there another way to get around the first part of the insert the Recovery/Install DVD on the computer, my DVD does not work? answer from Nov. 26,2009

Stressed,
Dwest

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Jun 27, 2012 at 05:52 PM
use a linux ubuntu live cd (on a USB flash drive) to boot up then go in and delete the file pending.xml in the folder windowsWinSXS
in the drive with vista on it

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