I continue to be asked to install the next update (KB2538242) why?

I'm still invited to install the following update updated security for Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Service Pack 1 Redistributable Package (KB2538242), even if I installed it over 20 times last week. Why?

I'm on Windows Vista with service pack 2 installed.


Visit the Microsoft Solution Center and antivirus security for resources and tools to keep your PC safe and healthy. If you have problems with the installation of the update itself, visit the Microsoft Update Support for resources and tools to keep your PC updated with the latest updates.


How to hide an update in Windows 7

A. click the Start button, click principally made programs, and then click Windows Update.

(B) in the left pane, click check for update.

C. after receiving the results of the analysis, please click to see the available updates under theinstall updates button.

D. Please right- click the update (KB2538242), and then click hide update.

Refer to this post that addresses a similar issue and follow the suggestion given by Kosh Vorlon - a regular contributor here.


Please let us know if it did or did not help to solve your problem.

If this ANSWER helped, my previous post as ANSWER marking will close your thread.

06/23 / 1103:32:55

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