Once you have deleted everything, go back to the Services dialog and right-click on the Windows Update service and choose Start.
Remember the 32 bit version will not update a 64 bit system and visa-versa; they are not interchangeable.
To check which System type you need click the Start button followed by Control Panel. When the view basic information about your computer window opens look at the system section.
In addition to failure to launch, one of the major symptoms of this vulnerability involves the corruption of the media library when running multiple instances of Windows Media Player (WMP) 11.
After re-opening WMP 11, your media library then appears to be empty until you re-scan your computer for media files.
Under system type you will see either 32 bit operating system or 64 bit operating system.
Whatever operating system type is displayed here is the type you will need to download. Family ID=b0c7136d-5ebb-413b-89c9-cb3d06d12674&Display Lang=en Family Id=874A414B-32B2-41CC-BD8B-D71EDA5EC07C&displaylang=en This download site is for IT Professionals and Developers and you are advised not to download this software if you are only updating one computer; however, this warning can generally be ignored as the software will not only update one PC but also multiple PCs. 2/ When the download dialog box appears click Save.5/ If the User Account Control (UAC) windows opens then Click Continue to start the installation.You will need to input the Administrator user name and password if you are not the administrator.Next, press Enter and the Windows Services dialog will appear.Now scroll down until you see the Windows Update service, right-click on it and choose Stop.To determine your version, click the Start button and open the Control Panel.