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    Steffen Otto Jensen Guest

    Vista error fixed 80072f78

    Hi Group.

    I kept getting this error 80072f78 when trying to run windows update.

    I've searched in vain for a fix, but upon investigating eventlogs i tryed

    downloading this file:
    http://www.download.windowsupdate.co...uthrootstl.cab

    and installed the contained certificate, and windows update are working
    again!


    well hope someone else can use this information

    -Otto


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    Re: Vista error fixed 80072f78

    Quote Originally Posted by Steffen Otto Jensen View Post
    Hi Group.

    I kept getting this error 80072f78 when trying to run windows update.

    I've searched in vain for a fix, but upon investigating eventlogs i tryed

    downloading this file:
    http://www.download.windowsupdate.co...uthrootstl.cab

    and installed the contained certificate, and windows update are working
    again!


    well hope someone else can use this information

    -Otto
    Question:
    if I download this file, I get the authrootstl.cab file.
    If I unpack this file, I get the authroot.stl file.
    What do I have to do with this file???
    Thanks for your help!
    Rgds
    Tom

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    TaurArian Guest

    Re: Vista error fixed 80072f78

    VistaOpfer wrote:
    :: Steffen Otto Jensen;3343177 Wrote:
    ::: Hi Group.
    :::
    ::: I kept getting this error 80072f78 when trying to run windows
    ::: update.
    :::
    ::: I've searched in vain for a fix, but upon investigating eventlogs i
    ::: tryed
    :::
    ::: downloading this file:
    :::
    http://www.download.windowsupdate.co...uthrootstl.cab
    :::
    ::: and installed the contained certificate, and windows update are
    ::: working
    ::: again!
    :::
    :::
    ::: well hope someone else can use this information
    :::
    ::: -Otto
    ::
    :: Question:
    :: if I download this file, I get the authrootstl.cab file.
    :: If I unpack this file, I get the authroot.stl file.
    :: What do I have to do with this file???
    :: Thanks for your help!
    :: Rgds
    :: Tom
    ::
    ::
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    See:
    You may encounter temporary connection-related errors when you use Windows
    Update or Microsoft Update to install updates
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/836941


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