My system is a dell laptop running windows 7. Any questions I can answer here saves me from having to talk to you later down the road =====INTERESTING NOTE=====If you perform a "fresh/clean" install of your OS. At any rate, it succeeded to work…much appreciated. 1. Thanks, Gary Reply Jack says: January 10, 2009 at 7:58 pm get message backup failed error 8x000ffff. http://prcflow.com/vista-service/vista-service-pack-1-error-code-0x8000ffff.html
Once I opened the Regional and Language Options, I could not believe that Russian and Finnish were installed. I uncheck the work offline option and lose my internet connection and it gives me a dial up prompt. After you have done that select "Run As Administrator".2) Click "Allow" when you receive the UAC prompt.3) You should now have a black window on your screen.4) Please type the following Other help didn't work as well. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_other-update/vista-service-pack-1-problem-error-code0x8000ffff/4dce875c-84cc-4fac-94c3-f9c8ae5a70c1
I also run mozilla firefox and not IE. It is not something everyone likes to do, but it will save you the hassle of going through the rest of this reading. Should I just buy the Upgrade version?
I can appreciate your aggravation. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/1053387 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? A thing to note, it would not let me repair my install of Vista, or else I would have tried to do that instead. even this does not works.
Reply lodovico says: July 1, 2013 at 4:57 pm Vi ringrazio spero che funzioni lodo Reply Akaash says: July 23, 2013 at 2:54 pm NO AUDIO OUTPUT DEVICF IS ENABLED ??? Using the site is easy and fun. Compatible with Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP and 2000 Symptoms of Error 0x8000FFFF "Error 0x8000FFFF" appears and crashes the active program window. this Either way I'd recommend backing up your data if you have not already done so.The results for the above test can be found in: C:\Windows\Logs\CBS\cbs.logYou will most likley have to copy
Reply Frankie says: July 26, 2012 at 10:48 pm Hi, I cant manually download any service packs or net framework (tried manually, no luck) i'm running windows 7 home premium. Richard One of the very few people in the world who is truly enthused about Windows Update and how it works... Step 6: Uninstall and Reinstall the Windows Vista Program Associated with Error 0x8000FFFF If your 0x8000FFFF error is related to a specific program, reinstalling Windows Vista-related software could be the answer. https://support.microsoft.com/oas/default.aspx?gprid=6527 Regards, /Steve Reply slight says: November 1, 2016 at 3:38 am Christine Smith and mikerue, Thank you so much for your feedback.
Run Command Prompt as administrator a) Start Menu -> All Programs -> Accessories b) Right click on Command Prompt and select Run as administrator 2. The manual approach is a dead end as well. If you are using 32-bit version of Windows: Type cd %windir%system32 into the Command Prompt and hit Enter If you are using 64-bit version of Windows: Type cd %windir%syswow64 into the I finanlly found the right website for help.
It's such an inexact science. this content How to obtain the latest version of the Windows Update Agent to help manage updates on a computer http://support.microsoft.com/kb/949104 If this does not resolve your issue you may obtain free support It's just a carbon copy of the exact generic errors I always see with this problem. You will have to save it to a location such as your desktop or somewhere you can find it.
But, all in all I'd like to set the expectation that you may have to do a reinstallation of some type for this issue. weird... Step 4: Update Your PC Device Drivers 0x8000FFFF errors can be related to corrupt or outdated device drivers. weblink How do I reset the Windows Update settings?
Thx, Reply Chuck Peterson says: March 31, 2010 at 6:58 pm "WindowsUpdate_0000066A" "WindowsUpdate_dt000" Re previous msg. It did not specify if for Windows 7 64-bit...just indicated Windows 7.Should I try that one instead of the Matrix Storage Manager driver?Note: I did not run the commands as you About Valve | Business Solutions | Steamworks | Source Engine | Cyber Cafés | Jobs © 2014 Valve Corporation. We'll continue you this via mail. /Steve Reply slight says: November 1, 2016 at 3:38 am Greetings Leo, Thank you for sending feedback.
OMG THANK YOU!!!! http://support.microsoft.com/kb/971058 If this does not resolve your issue you may obtain free support for Windows Update through the following link. System Manufacturer/Model Number Toshiba satellite l305-s5945 OS Home Premium x64 CPU Intel Pentium T3400 Memory 4 GB Reply With Quote New 24 Feb 2012 #5 Yard Dog View Profile View check over here Here are some Fatal lines from the update.log 2010-11-14 08:36:37:571 1192 176c Handler FATAL: UH: 0x8000ffff: EvaluateApplicability failed in CCbs::EvaluateApplicability 2010-11-14 08:36:37:571 1192 176c Setup WARNING: CBS EvaluateApplicability returned error, error
Type ren pending.xml pending.old, and then press ENTER. Vista performance & maintenance I had two local disks ( c main disk and D back up ) but D is gone!I am not sure what happend but for some reason quantumburnz, May 16, 2012 #4 shadow6224 Joined: Feb 12, 2011 Messages: 371 Have you tried looking at this? Find the date you ran the scan, and copy/paste that information to the thread.
You can execute this command from the command prompt as before or from within Windows. this assures that the least things necessary are loaded and running, reducing the chances of other software interfering. And is it 32bit (x86) or 64bit (x64) Sounds to me like your installing wrong version. I wish it just said "Chipset Driver" or "Storage Controller Driver" or "Combined Package of Chipset and Storage Controller Drivers".
What can I do? I was setting up my girlfriends laptop and came across the error when trying to get her the latest updates from Microsoft. Type "update" into the search box and hit ENTER. I also attempted to install Windows Update Agent standalone package, but it also failed with the similar error code as Windows Update itself.
Simon Reply Simon Hunt says: January 26, 2009 at 2:01 am Yes, I did that. Anyway, here I am on a fresh new hard drive, I popped in volume 1 of 2 of my Windows recovery DVDs and began the install. All rights reserved. The only prerequisite updates for the SP1 package are included in the standalone.
says: June 30, 2012 at 10:20 pm I am receiving the 0x8000ffff message on a bsd. Reply Joshua says: May 3, 2009 at 5:53 pm I have tried doing everything in KB 946414 but i still cant update my laptop. To manually repair your Windows registry, first you need to create a backup by exporting a portion of the registry related to Error 0x8000FFFF (eg. I'm guessing some software which came with my laptop could be stopping it somehow..
Tried another system restore and another and another and got the same error message, "System restore could not be completed, error 0x8000ffff". says: July 28, 2009 at 12:49 pm Thanks. plz help me Reply BUTCH8897 says: February 26, 2012 at 5:52 pm MY COMPUTER BOOTS UP BUT THEN I GET JUST A BLACK SCREEN BUT I CAN STILL SEE ONLY MY ich erhielt bei der IntegritÃ¤t den Fehlercode 0x490.