Troubleshooting Microsoft® Windows® XP® Update Error Code 2
What are the causes and consequences of the device Windows update Error in Windows XP Operating System?
Windows XP is an operating system which has been essentially been made for home and professional users. It embraces the additional multimedia features, enhancing the ability to record and watch TV shows, view DVD and listen to music. The NT based version of Windows which is programmed in C, C++ and assembly, collectively known for their amended permanence and competence over the 9x version of the Windows. As Windows XP is based on this system you can get a Windows update error code 2, when trying to install security update for .NET framework 4 on your Windows XP system.
Below mentioned are the cause, symptoms and consequences of the Windows update Error in Windows XP and the tips to resolve the same error:
- Causes of Windows Update Error in Windows XP
- Symptoms and Consequences
- Tips to resolve
Causes of Windows Update Error in Windows XP
While using the Windows XP Operating System, you might come across many error codes which prevent you from working with the computer. The main reason for the occurrence of Windows update error code 2 is the corrupted or incorrect installation of the security updates. This error is usually caused by a corruption in the .NET frame work installation in the windows XP operating system.
Symptoms and Consequences
The main symptom of the occurrence of this error in the Windows XP operating system is that, when you try to install an update of Windows .NET frame work you might received error code 2. This condition occurrs due to the installation failure of the .NET files. This problem might also exist due to the misconfigured system settings.
You could resolve the error code 2 or Windows cannot update error by following the troubleshooting methods. You are advised to fix MSI software update registration corruption issues. If the problem persists you can try repairing the .NET framework. A .NET framework cleanup tool may be used for this purpose. It is advisable to remove the multiple existences of the .NET frame works in the system.
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