Monday, April 20, 2009

error code 80073712

Thank you thank you thank you. Deleting pending.xml did the trick!
> 80073712 - ERROR_SXS_COMPONENT_STORE_CORRUPT.> Windows Update file corruption.> > Delete the file pending.xml under C:\windows\winsxs> > and/or> > > Reinstall the Windows Update Agent> > Windows, x86-based systems>
http://download.windowsupdate.com/WindowsUpdate/redist/standalone/7.0.6000.381/WindowsUpdat
eAgent30-x86.exe> > Windows, x64-based systems>
http://download.windowsupdate.com/WindowsUpdate/redist/standalone/7.0.6000.381/WindowsUpdat
eAgent30-x64.exe

At the command prompt, type the following command, and then press ENTER:
reg delete HKLM\COMPONENTS /v StoreDirty