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I will scan my machine again to see what causes this.Marcus. because that show me more link just brought up a blank prompt. If it is, then you most likely have been infected.The link I provided to Symantec is to information about a specific worm. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. http://gsdclb.org/unable-to/unable-to-access-microsoft-web-access.php

How do I get this machine to switch to Microsoft Update? Flag Permalink This was helpful (4) Collapse - Redirected pages by PassengerHotStick / January 7, 2010 9:59 AM PST In reply to: Easy fix I was having issues not being redirected Click Find Now or Search Now. Silverlight is one such product...

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The answer your provided works. Anyway, hope this helps the OP and anyone else who stumbles across this. is this the extent of your contribution ? {{offlineMessage}} Try Microsoft Edge, a fast and secure browser that's designed for Windows 10 Get started Store Store home Devices Microsoft Surface PCs & tablets Xbox Virtual reality Accessories Windows phone

Instead we've resorted to installing Firefox and Chrome around the office so people can use the web. So, unfortunately, it does not work for me. re: Updates for Other Microsoft Products - SOLVED. If you do not already have Windows Update integrated with Microsoft Update, you will see the message “Get updates for other Microsoft products” on the Windows Update home page.

This will take you to the Microsoft Update site for some quick installation steps. Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - easy fix by ksadaghiani / September 3, 2010 4:14 PM PDT In reply to: Easy fix typing "net stop dnscache" in cmd.exe solved To verify that I am able to install updates for Office I manually downloaded and installed one Office 2013 update through the Microsoft download site. Unfortunately, Microsoft must have made changes...

Your cache administrator is webmaster. works like a charme Wednesday, May 11, 2016 12:18 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote hahaha wow, that worked. used the "fix" option. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.

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because I wanted to do everything manually while I set up my computer after a new install and planned on switching back. and made the option a ONE SHOT DEAL with the updates on asking... You can also merge the functionality of Microsoft Update—a service for managing updates to Microsoft Office and several other Microsoft products—into Windows Update so that you no longer need to visit http://gsdclb.org/unable-to/unable-to-open-microsoft-sites-win-update-zune-media-player-updates.php because i'm not using internet explorer.

I have also tried other links to Microsoft Update from other Microsoft webpages and end up with the same result. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - outdated ? mozilla users are not allowed.

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this is great though; i've got a clean system now. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Time for a NEW discussion. It tells me everytime "there was no response.The server is down or not responding. More about the author Then it works! (sorry about the following rant, but it's necessary) Seriously, MS, if your own page doesn't work in IE11, maybe you should rethink IE11 a bit.

All the instructions shown by other users were NO LONGER VALID... but this time I after I installed office I SELECTED NO to allowing updates... Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - This post is from 2004. More here: http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/ie/forum/ie11-windows_7/installing-ie11-prevents-get-updates-for-other/1fc36e5c-815d-4221-9a77-a8ba777c568d Friday, May 23, 2014 6:22 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote This worked for me, thanks for posting! (I also tried the compatibility mode trick

that must be your opinion. If you need further assistance on this particular issue or any other Windows related issue, let us know and we will be glad to assist you. Windows update works fine, but when I click the link to get updates for other Microsoft Products it will only take me to the screen that tells me to use the I was NOT able to get the option for "Updates for other Microsoft Products".

by R. it didn't connect to trendmicro.in a terminal window, i ran: net stop dnscacheconnected to http://housecall.trendmicro.com/downloaded and ran the housecall programit found something in movie maker and system32. Now you can access all microsoft web sites. Scroll through the list of programs and double-click Notepad.

Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. For each one that you find, right-click the file, and then click "Open With." Deselect the "Always use this program to open this program" check box. I am pulling my hair out with this problem. but avg scanned my entire system.i still can't connect to microsoft.comchecked the routing tables, and microsoft wan't in it.