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windows update issues
« on: December 17, 2007, 01:52:44 AM »
Hi guys,

can't tell why but I've recently reinstalled my OS and since then, I cannot go through Windows Update without having web shield and network shield deactivated,otherwise IE just freezes. As soon those providers are off, I can  run Win Update again.The standard shield is not an issue. Is that a normal behavior of Avast AV or do I have a bug? thanks for your help.

running WinXP Sp2 + Avast home + Win Defender + Comodo CFP 3.0
(the firewall is not an issue for Windows update, already checked)

update: I just cleaned my IE7 cache from the Windows Internet options instead of CCleaner as I use to and now Win Update runs with any provider activated, strange, but nice after all.
« Last Edit: December 17, 2007, 02:25:58 AM by Hermite15 »
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Re: windows update issues
« Reply #1 on: December 17, 2007, 02:56:06 PM »
Hmmm... the problem could be on Comodo...
See here.
I don't have any problems in my XP system... ???
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Re: windows update issues
« Reply #2 on: December 17, 2007, 03:20:01 PM »
I just did my Windows updates last night with no problems.   Using Comodo and Firefox with IE tab extension.
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