But Internet Explorer 9 would not download because I could not download the prerequisite SP1 for my Vista Home Premium system. Samsung 850 EVO (120GB, SSD). After you have run the following scans/test, and still do not want to reinstall I would be happy to look at the logs generated by these tools. Thanks. weblink
Although it appeared multiple times in my download history the system properties failed to show it as present and SP2 would not install as it said I needed SP1. Having been trying all afternoon and evening I'm now completely sick of it, and have just re-enabled everything so that I can use the laptop again, and will try again another I had tried a lot of other ideas such as update readiness pack etc. How to add a deep chasm-type hazard to an encounter without risk of instant death to PCs? https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/4120f8ff-ae6c-437f-a40d-8d48794d9841/services-pack-1-for-vista-home-premium-will-not-install?forum=itprovistasp
We can run Reset Windows Update Tool and System Update Readiness Tool to resolve these inconsistencies. note: The Recovery discs will recover the computer to its original condition with the licensed operating system. Every HP computer ships with either Norton or McAfee antivirus software installed. Upon going to that site I have followed thier suggested step by step process very similar to yours with same result.
Booting from the intsallation CD would not allow a system restore to any previous point. Tuesday, December 04, 2012 3:09 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thank you, Magon Liu! I would successfully download SP1 every time I logged on (it took a few minutes only and the computer did not restart during the installation as it said it would). Can't Install Windows Vista Service Pack 1 Anyone have any ideas or can offer a little help?
Has Microsoft published explanation of problem and addressed permanent fix? Thank you for the clear instructions! Service Pack 2 Now I understand. Friday, June 13, 2014 10:02 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thank you very much cause it finally worked Tuesday, August 12, 2014 3:32 PM Reply | Quote
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 3:40 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote DMMc59, I had the same problem.If you find a way to load the SP1 please let me Windows Update Readiness Tool Vista I think what gds1972 meant was, what "edition" are you running. Stig View Public Profile Find More Posts by Stig Previous Thread | Next Thread Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page Search this Thread Advanced Search Forum Jump It's a model L500.
It will look like a Windows Update. UPDATE: Worked well. :) I'm so happy! Vista Service Pack 1 Download I didn't work. Windows Vista Service Pack 1 Keeps Installing Over And Over Again Once all other updates are installed, Windows Vista service pack 1 is offered.
Thanks again Hmmm.... have a peek at these guys CheckSUR). LION8TIGER View Public Profile Find More Posts by LION8TIGER 04-04-2013, 22:54 #6 brymbo76 Forum Member Join Date: Nov 2012 Location: Brymbo, Wrexham Posts: 209 I think what happened is All right reserved. Vista Sp1 Won't Install
I'LL NEVER INSTALL UPDATES AGAIN ON VISTA. Apply BIOS updates and all HP driver patches and updates. On that Microsoft link it says: Before you can install Windows Vista SP2, you must install Windows Vista SP1. check over here It now offers SP1 and I have tried twice to install it but it loads all they way until 100% and then fails.
If you are running any third-party applications such as Spyblocker, Internet or web accelerators (programs designed to boost the speed of the Internet connection), security or anti-virus programs (McAfee, Norton, etc.), Windows Vista Service Pack 1 Says Installed But Isn't Please save it on the Desktop. Background: Last week I took my computer all the way down and reinstalled Windows Vista.
I proceeded to then load all the updates offered on Windows Update. http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/downl...ils.aspx?id=30 http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/downl....aspx?id=16468 Loobster View Public Profile Find More Posts by Loobster 05-04-2013, 08:31 #14 CLL Dodge Forum Member Join Date: May 2003 Location: The Green Hills of Earth It is not clear why. Magon Liu Posted November 1st 2011, In Reply To A Query From Betts83 Posted October 21st 2011. It now offers SP1 and I have tried many times now using both the offered DL from update and your suggestion of the standalone DL to install it but no matter
Since this recovery involves programs and drivers from multiple hardware and software manufacturers, it is advisable to document the specific steps that were performed during this restore process. If the desired OS is different from the edition of Vista on the installation disc, upgrade to the enhanced version and contact Microsoft to activate the license. Is it okay to delete it from the desktop now? this content There is no record of Service Pack 2 in the Update History.