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    Cannot access Windows update after recovering system.

    My husband's laptop running WXP SP2 kept shutting down with a black screen of info that didn't stay long enough for me to read it so I used the toshiba recovery disc and restored it to factory defaults, however I cannot get Windows updates to run at all. I get an error that isn't shown in the help, (which comes up with "website unavailable" anyway. )I realise that XP is practically obsolete now but ...any advice? Error is 0x8024402F if it helps.

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    Sorry for the late response Ted and thank you. I had switched on automatic updates and eventually they did kick in and all the updates eventually presented themselves.

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    Glad things seem to be working better. Thanks for posting back.
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