[funsec] OT - Help! (Windows corrupted?)

Andrew Haninger ahaning at gmail.com
Mon Oct 9 00:16:42 CDT 2006


On 10/9/06, Rob, grandpa of Ryan, Trevor, Devon & Hannah
<rMslade at shaw.ca> wrote:
> the little green "working" bar just keeps on flashing back and forth (for hours,
> if necessary).
FWIW, I've found that in order to get WindowsUpdate to work on Windows
XP behind a proxy (maybe you're running one?) you need to do:

proxycfg -u

with your proxy information in IE's settings.

I've also heard that turning off Automatic Updates allows WU to work
behind a proxy.

HTH.

Andy


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