I have been having a problem attempting to update my computer. I have a Lenovo Thinkpad x-41 Tablet running Windows Vista Ultimate 32 bit.
I have been trying to install the following update:
- Microsoft .NET framework 3.5 Service Pack 1 and .NET Framework 3.5 Family Update (KB951847) x86
The update downloads and after waiting for around 20-30 minutes while the computer appears to be working and installing the update, a window opens that states "Windows Modules Installer Has Stopped Working."
It gives me the option to "Check online for a solution (recommended)" or "close."
There is also a tab to see the problem details. Here are the problem details:
Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: TrustedInstaller.exe
Application Version: 6.0.6000.16609
Application Timestamp: 4757584b
Fault Module Name: wcp.dll
Fault Module Version: 6.0.6000.16649
Fault Module Timestamp: 47cf7916
Exception Code: c0000005
Exception Offset: 000d1b9b
OS Version: 6.0.6000.2.0.0.256.1
Locale ID: 1033
Additional Information 1: bdaa
Additional Information 2: 0b34a66d748b65ca1821a9e94445f43f
Additional Information 3: 349a
Additional Information 4: cdd68c7dfab8687946194a872c49c727
When I click "check online for a solution" A Window appears stating the following:
Download updates for Windows
Your computer might be missing updates that can help improve its stability and security.
Go online to check for and install Important updates.
Click to go online to the Windows Update website.
In the left pane, click Check for updates. If any updates are found, click View available updates.
Select all Important updates, and then click Install. If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.
If you have turned on automatic updating, you might not see any Important updates listed. If this is the case, the updates have already been downloaded to your computer.
To learn more about updating your computer, go to the Microsoft website and read the following article:
Windows Update Frequently Asked Questions
To me this appears to be an incredibly annoying circle of trying to install updates that cant install and the only way to solve the problem is to install these uninstallable updates.