Cannot install itunes for windows - error: Apple Application Support is required to run Itunes Helper. Uninstall and reinstall (as I did twice)
Cannot install itunes for windows - error: Apple Application Support is required to run Itunes Helper. Uninstall and reinstall (as I did twice)
For general advice, see troubleshooting problems with iTunes for Windows updates.
The steps described in the second case are a guide to remove everything related to iTunes and then rebuild what is often a good starting point, unless the symptoms indicate a more specific approach.
Review the other boxes and other support documents list to the bottom of the page, in case one of them applies.
More information area has direct links with the current and recent buildings if you have problems to download, must revert to an older version or want to try the version of iTunes for Windows (64-bit-for old video cards) as a workaround for problems with installation or operation, or compatibility with QuickTime software or a third party.
original title: error 80070490 and installation disc?
Dell, Vista, x 64 laptop.
I can not install updates, including Service Pack 2 and IE 8. I managed to fix the other error messages, but this one is a winner.
I can't follow the steps here because I don't have an installation DVD. The laptop doesn't have a CD/DVD-ROM internal drive and did not come with a disc because everything was preinstalled. Even if I had a disc, my computer does not recognize the CD/DVD-ROM external drive when it is plugged in (a problem at a time!), so it would always help. "The System Update tool does not work on this machine, probably because of that pesky little" compatible operating systems: Windows Vista Service Pack 2 "requirement. I so need SP2 to download the tool which will allow my computer to install SP2? Nice little catch-22 there. I agree with the irony. I disagree with not being able to install updates at all, ever.
Is it possible to re - install without a disk? Can I solve this problem at all or I'll have to take the laptop to Best Buy and ask them to do some voodoo Geek Squad to it?
Check if your computer has a recovery partition.
If the computer has a recovery partition, use the recovery partition to restore the computer to factory settings.
Note: All programs and data will be lost. You can make a backup of all important data and reinstall programs.
You can also contact the manufacturer of your computer, and asking for a disc.
Windows Update error 80070490
Please note: you must have a disk for Installation of Windows Vista with Service Pack 1 integrated in to perform an upgrade to your computer, like your computer with Service Pack 1.
How to perform an upgrade on the spot on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 & Windows Server 2008 R2
Note: Run a repair installation will not damage files and applications that are currently installed on your computer. However, I suggest you to save all the important date of the computer before you perform the upgrade on the spot.
Original title: Windows update
Hi people, whenever I try to install an update, I get the 0x800703F1 error code which I also get when I try to enable the hyper-v that can could stop my freezing problems. I'm in Windows 8.Things I've tried so far
- 1.DISM.exe / Online/Cleanup-image /Scanhealth
DISM.exe / Online/Cleanup-image /Restorehealth
I ran the two commands cmd and apparently, even after the second command, I get error code 1009 indicating that it is still corrupt.
It could be a second option which I could have tried and which is the following:
"Start in Safe Mode, click Start, run, in the open air: type".
Click OK or press ENTER.
Reboot into Normal mode and repeat the update of Windows. »But it seems that I get an error that windows can not find?In any way, any help from you guys would be appreciated.
1 REPOST: When (exact date preference) your current subscription to AVG expire? ["Next year: don't cut!"]
2. What is the number of the last 3 KB three updates that have been installed successfully under your update history? 
3. What does "deleted everything until regedit" means? Have you been messing around in the registry & delete things or...?
4A. What is the full name of the registry cleaner you are using?
4B. you have backups of ALL the registry changes cleaners have ALREADY made to your system? 
 injudicious use of registry cleaners can play a role here. TIP: If you ever think that your registry database must be cleaned, repaired, boosted, point, healed, twisted, fixed, magnified, "swept" or optimized (it isn't), read http://chris.pirillo.com/are-registry-cleaners-safe-to-use/ or http://www.edbott.com/weblog/2005/04/why-i-don ' t-use - Registry cleaners / and then draw your own conclusions. Related-online http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2563254
Original title: Errornumber 0 x 80070490
My update of window does not work. It says something about the Place information has changed and give no suggestion how to repaire it. Its also impossible to reconfigurate windows. Do you have any suggestions?
Were there any changes (hardware or software) to the computer before the show?
When you use Windows Update or Microsoft Update to install updates, you may receive error code: 0 x 80070490 if the manifest of components (CBS)-based services is corrupted.
Perform the steps from the link below and see if it helps.
Note: Make a backup of all your data to an external device as performing on-site upgrade may cause loss of data.
Note: updating of Windows 8 will remove all third-party applications installed, and it resets all default Microsoft applications.
Answer please if you have any questions.
I need to install Games for Windows Live to play several games on this laptop.
When I run gfwlivesetup, all downloads very well and gets to the point where it installs GFWL and I get the following error every time:
"An error occurred during the installation of assembly ' Microsoft.VC90.CRT, version ="9.0.21022.8", publicKeyToken ="1fc8b3b9a1e18e3b"processorArchitecture ="x 86", type ="win32 "'. See Help and Support for more information. »
Looking through several log files, I discovered the error to be (0x8007078f) code that relates to, "connection failed: the machine you log on is protected by an authentication firewall." The specified account is not allowed to authenticate on the machine. »
So two things come to mind. The account is authenticated and firewall. Well, my account is an administrator account and right click on gfwlivesetup and choose "run as Administrator" does not change a thing. Well, screw the router, I just take the right out of my router modem jack and plug rather the ethernet of my laptop, without going through all the ports that can be blocked. The only firewall that is up and running (the only one installed) is the MS OS firewall, so let's just turn this baby off and still the same error.
So if we ignore all the error code (0x8007078f) completely, then we can treat the error originally presented... I see basically: processorArchitecture = "x 86", type = "win32".
Well, I'm running a Windows 7 64 - Bit, and my processor is a Core i7-740... I am out of the resources here. I have seen many people having the same problem or similar (Google reveals a lot). So if someone is willing to stick with me throughout this, I intend to see resolved (at least for me). I only pray that as I did not reinstall Win 7 or make repairs. They do not understand all of these DVDs with the laptop.
Thanks in advance,
PS: System Specs
Windows 7 Home Premium
Intel Core i7-740
6 GB DDR3 RAM
GeForce GTX 460M
Realtek HD Audio
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Original title: failedupdates
I continue to turn updates, but it is not with the following codes 8007371 b and 643 do - what I have to do?
(1) updates you trying to install?
(2) is the specific question of specific updates?
(3) have you made recent changes to the computer before the show?
I suggest the following methods and check if it helps to solve the problem.
Method 1 run system update tool 0x8007371B ERROR_SXS_TRANSACTION_CLOSURE_INCOMPLETE
Description of the update of the system for Windows Vista tool
Method 2: you receive error code 80070643 0 x or 0 x 643, code error when you use Windows Update or Microsoft Update Web sites to install updates http://support.Microsoft.com/kb/958052
Registry warning: Important this section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems can occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you proceed with caution. For added protection, back up the registry before you edit it. Then you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click on the number below to view the article in the Microsoft: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322756/ Knowledge Base
Method 3: How to fix the Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 service pack installation issues
Note: Run the computer without antivirus software or firewall is a potential threat to the computer; Be sure to activate security software after completing the troubleshooting steps and after identifying the problem.
I'm having a problem with a bunch of my games crashing because they say xlive.dll is missing. When I try to uninstall and reinstall Games for Windows live using the link online it starts installing and then gives me the errorError writing to the file: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\xlive.dll. Make sure you have access to the directory.People said on the forums that games for windows reinstall should solve this problem. Since the XLIV error is the one I am trying to fix I do not understand why the installer would also break due to this file. How can I get rid of these errors?
You may need to contact Xbox support for help on this issue.
I tried for awhile now to switch to Windows 10 without luck ( http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_10-win_upgrade/windows-7-key-not-recognized/9a66ab9a-819a-4285-9461-64e7528db222?tm=1450545430339&auth=1 ). In the end, I decided to reinstall Windows 7 RTM, install all updates and then upgrade to Windows 10.
Unfortunately, I seem to be impossible to install updates for Windows 7 now. Everything was going fine until Windows Update Agent 7.6.7600.320 installed. After a few mistakes, WU start looking for updates for hours. I've tried everything as suggested here without a bit of luck. In the end, I decided to leave it to search through the night and finally it does find and download updates about 300.
Installation of these updates takes about 4 hours and Windows restarted and tried to configure the new updates, restarted saying once again he could not configure the updates of Windows and it will undo the changes. And it's been like that for over an hour.
So as soon as now I can not even update Windows 7, not to mention the upgrade of Windows 10. Any ideas? I'm sick of the Windows updates, causing problems.
Installation sometimes loads of updates at a time can cause problems. When you access the list of the 300 updates Windows updates to odd day again, deselect all of them and then choose the oldest (for example) 50 and see if they install on their own.
Sometimes do fall off a long list of updates and try to install more small pieces may help them to install.
Is not sure, but its worth a try as a first shot.
(I know what you mean though issues of update.) It makes you wonder what's going on sometimes :-()
If this does not help, is there required failure account error codes?
I can open adobe reader, but then cannot do anything with it. It does not. I have to control, alt, delete and use the Task Manager to close. I've uninstalled and reinstalled without success.
This issue could be related to the version of Adobe Reader you are using on the computer.
Please help me with the following information related to the issue:
(1) what is the latest version of Adobe Reader, which is installed on the computer?
(2) is that Adobe Reader application-specific question?
I suggest completely uninstall Adobe Reader and then install the latest version.
Follow these steps:
Refer to uninstall Adobe Reader with Adobe cleaning tool:
See the link to download and install the latest version of Adobe Reader:
If the problem persists, you can post the same query on the community of Adobe Reader.
Check out the link:
Please let us know if you have more queries related to Windows.
I tried to update Windows for a few days, and none of the updates install. some fail to install with the above error codes, and those who have need of a reset then fails.
I tried using Microsoft to solve this problem, the normal and aggressie options.
I also tried to use the fix (KB947821), but I was unable to install that.
I use Kaspersky Antivirus and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit.
Updates failed have been
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I can't start my microsoft firewall nor my update, I checked to make
sure my updates are fixed to the car and they are, please help.
ANDLevonorgestrol error 0 x 80070424 when you use Windows Update, Microsoft Update, or Windows FirewallSummary:When you try to perform one of the following, you may receive an error message that contains error code:0 x 80070424
- Install updates using Windows Update
- Install updates using Microsoft Updates
- Install updates for Microsoft Security Essentials
- Start the Windows Firewall
OK, here are a few basic rules on this issue:
1. I use Quicktime.msi version 188.8.131.52 on a Windows XP system.
2 Quicktime MUST be installed from a batch file. Do not ask why or try to tell me how to do that or tell me there is more easy or better ways to do it. If you can't help with an command line to the batch file install only, please do not respond.
3. it is a new PERFECTLY any new installation of Windows XP. There is NOTHING else on this system. There has been NO other program of ANY SORT (not Quicktime, not ITunes, not any program from any provider never) installed before on this OS at all. This operating system has already been used for any purpose. There was not a single open web page, not only one other task run manually after the installation. These are all FACTS that are not open to speculation or discussion. If you want to try to tell me that something is corrupt in my operating system or that there is another program interfering, or that I have a virus, don't answer please.
4 ONLY Quicktime must be installed. Period. If you want tell me trying to install ITunes, or a 3rd party, program, please do not respond.
Sorry to be a jerk to this topic but I've lost all patience with people who try to tell me that I don't want what I said I mean really or I want something different than what I said that I wanted. I don't want really really exactly what I'm saying I want. Trying to prove that you know more that I am offering opinions as to why I should use some program 3rd party or saying that I would not install from a batch file does nothing more to irritate me and lost time that all parties concerned should focus on more useful efforts.
Now to the questions:
I try to install Quicktime via a batch file. I have extracted the QuickTime.msi, AppleSoftwareUpdate.msi, and AppleApplicationSupport.msi (from QuickTimeInstaller.exe with switch/extract) in the C:\Windows folder. My batch file is also located there. Here's what I have in the batch file (only functional lines, other unrelated stuff has been removed):
@echo installation QuickTime.msi (1/3)
msiexec /i "C:\Windows\QuickTime.msi" / passive DESKTOP_SHORTCUTS = No. SCHEDULE_ASUW = 0 ASUWINSTALLED = 0
@echo 1/3 installed!
@echo installation QuickTime.msi (2/3)
msiexec /i "C:\Windows\AppleSoftwareUpdate.msi" / passive
@echo 2/3 installed!
@echo installation QuickTime.msi (3/3)
msiexec /i "C:\Windows\AppleApplicationSupport.msi" / passive
@echo 3/3 installed!
This operation fails with no feedback at all.
Then I tried to type manually in the following:
msiexec /i "C:\Windows\QuickTime.msi".
This translates into a window telling me that it can't find QuickTime.msi and it is looking for the following: c:\docume~1\benchm~1\locals~1\temp\ixp927.tmp. There no record on the system named point mark, or anything similarly similar to this name. This is an invalid path and name of the file on this computer.
If I press the Browse button and point to the correct location for QuickTime.msi (C:\Windows), it will work correctly, but is not an option. It must run unattended and automatically since the batch file.
Is there a switch (or any other means without assistance) to indicate to the program that QuickTime.msi is located in C:\Windows? I also tried:
msiexec /i "% ~ dp0QuickTime.msi" and it also fails.
The extracted .msi files are not corrupt, they will install if I run them manually, but still, this is not an option.
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Well for some reason, I am unable to update a new installation of Windows XP Pro after installing SP3.
I tried the following:
IE6 is in tools > set windows update (gave me the message of not being able to be updated unless the update to sp3 which I am already)
The Windows Security Center on the left hand side click on "check the latest updates from Windows Update." Got the same page as described before.
Microsoft Windows browsed forums - found a lot of comments saying problem has been resolved by updating to IE8.
Updated to IE8. Restarted. Waited to see yellow shield in the corner saying windows has been downloaded updates. There can be no.
Click "Check the latest updates" once again, he launched IE8 but led me to the same page, telling me to SP3 again, I already have)
Checked under System Properties I'm at SP3.
The active firewall settings. Make an exception for wupdmgr and wuaclt. Think the windows firewall can block updates.
Waited for updates again. Yet none came through.
Click "Check the latest updates", waited a bit came updates.
Entered the update IE8\Tools\Windows and got the same message to update again.
There is no other software virus on the PC at the moment.
I was Imaging PCs for several weeks, and this is the first time I have encountered this problem.
I have .net framework 2.0 and 3.0 is installed. They have been installed prior to service pack 3. I tried to uninstall, but it wouldn't let me, and I'm not entirely convinced that is the problem. Any ideas?
This PC has been infected by a virus previously. However until I did the reinstall I had deleted the partition previous and had the drive reformatted when you set up...
After a clean install, you will have the equivalent of a "new computer" in order to take care of everything below in order before connecting otherwise the machine to the internet or one local network (i.e. other computers) AND BEFORE to plug in a flash, SD card, or any other disk to the computer:
1. make sure that the Windows Firewall is enabled.
2 uninstall all now invalid Norton, McAfee, etc., free version of test which have perhaps been reinstalled when you reinstalled Windows, run the appropriate removal tool,  before installing the antivirus of your choice application (for example, Microsoft Security Essentials - free).
3 then only get to Windows Update & get the fully-patched computer! 
4. ensure that Windows Defender is turned on (Vista & Win7) or installed (WinXP)... unless you opt to install Microsoft Security Essentials which will disable the default Defender.
... Also ran ccleaner and clean registry, it has not helped either.
No, it's only issues worse, I assure you!
TIP: If you ever think that your registry database must be cleaned, repaired, amplified, to the point, cured, twisted, fixed or optimized (it isn't), read http://aumha.net/viewtopic.php?t=28099 and draw your own conclusions.
 Norton Removal Tool: ftp://ftp.symantec.com/public/english_us_canada/removal_tools/Norton_Removal_Tool.exe
McAfee Consumer products removal tool: http://download.mcafee.com/products/licensed/cust_support_patches/MCPR.exe
 HOW to get a computer that is running Windows XP Gold (no Service Pack) fully patched (after a clean install)
HOW TO get a computer that is running Windows XP SP1 (a) or SP2 fully patched (after a clean install)
I don't know what to do.
Thanks for posting your question on the Microsoft community.
Thank you for details on the issue.
This problem can occur because corrupt Windows Update files or parameters. This can also occur if antivirus software is blocking the installation.
I suggest you use the steps in this article and check if it helps.
Troubleshoot installation of Service Pack 1 (SP1) for Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2
Note: Antivirus software can help protect your computer against viruses and other security threats. In most cases, you should not disable your antivirus software. If you need to disable temporarily to install other software, you must reactivate as soon as you are finished. If you are connected to the Internet or a network, while your antivirus software is disabled, your computer is vulnerable to attacks.
I hope this information helps.
Please let us know if you need more help.
I have AutoCAD 2002, a 32-bit program, I can't install it on my computer which has Windows Vista Home - Premium 64 bit OS.
Can someone help me, please?
Welcome to the community Microsoft and thanks for posting the question.
According to the description, it looks like you can not install AutoCAD 2002, he would be grateful if you can answer this question in order to help you further.
1. what happens when you try to install, summers - get you any error message or error code?
2 is the issue limited only during installation AutoCAD?
3. have you made changes on the computer before this problem?
I suggest you to see the steps in the following Microsoft article and check if it helps.
Solve problems with programs that cannot be installed or uninstalled: http://support.microsoft.com/mats/Program_Install_and_Uninstall?wa=wsignin1.0
Troubleshoot installing or uninstalling programs: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/Troubleshoot-installing-or-uninstalling-programs
Note: Important this section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems can occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you proceed with caution. For added protection, back up the registry before you edit it. Then you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click on the number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/Back-up-the-registry
If you have any other questions or you need Windows guru, do not hesitate to post your questions and we will be happy to help you.
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