Avant Browser Can't Access Windows Update?

Perris Calderon

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#2
ya, something they did with ie the skin that my guess deleted or made unsee able a dll the update looks for

just a guess
 

Heeter

Overclocked Like A Mother
#3
By any chance, Are you suing Avant's Built-in Proxy setup?

Avant used to give me those errors when I was using the proxy setup.


Heeter
 

Tiesto

OSNN Addict
#5
Microsoft is probably picky with how you update Windows, you need to use standalone IE. Try just using standalone IE and see what happens.
 

Dadx2mj

Happy Camper
#8
Almost positive that you have to use IE to get to Windows Update. If it is still failing using IE then something else is wrong. Sorry not much help here.
 

Perris Calderon

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#13
try enabling automatic uodates and see if the computer will do it autromatucally

browse with ie or leave ie running with the service enabled
 

j79zlr

Glaanies script monkey
Political User
#17
You need Cryptographic Services set to Automatic to use Windows Update. Also make sure you clock is set to the correct date and time.
 

Hipster Doofus

Good grief Charlie Brown
#18
See if this does anything>

Windows Update - Error

If you cannot update XP check your c:\windows\windows update.log. If you have this error: Error 0x800C0008 then go to Tools\internet options\languages. You must have one language selected. Boom windows update works again!

Or for LAN settings

Go to control panel, open up Internet Options\Connections. Click on the Lan Settings button at the bottom right of the window. Untick Automatically detect settings.
 

Tuffgong4

The Donger Need Food!!!!
Political User
#19
got it to work but I had to make it set to automatically download...I'll work on it tomorrow and see what's up
 

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