Problems updating microsoft security essentials
With no error messages to be found anywhere, I had no idea what to do.
Ok, on XP x64, MSSE was never supported to begin with (the last 64-bit version 4.4.304.0 for Vista works though), but the problem also showed up on supported systems, maybe because of their Eo L status.
While you’ll get the latest AV definitions this way, you should still keep an eye on any critical security holes reported for the Microsoft Malware Protection Engine itself!
Linda can’t update her Microsoft Security Essentials This past Sunday, I received a notice from Microsoft Security Essentials stating my computer might be at risk that it needed updating.
Once I have no idea why the regular way of updating MSSE breaks on some systems, but now that I’ve been running the above script on my machines every night, MSSE is staying up to date pretty nicely.
Cause 1: You might have another Antivirus programs installed while you are installing MSE.
Solution 1: Uninstall all the other Antivirus programs before installing MSE and try again, this should resolve the 0x80070643 error.
Be careful you download the correct version for your computer.
If you’re not sure if you have 32bit or 64bit, right-click “Computer” (on the start menu) and choose “Properties”.