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IE10 updating failed, code 9c48

Q: IE10 updating failed, code 9c48

Hi to all!

My problem is very similar to many others, described on the forum. So, while updating IE 10 through Windows Update Center I've got error with code 9C48. Here is what I have in event viewer: "Installation Failure: Windows failed to install the following update with error 0x80070643: Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7" That is the only one updating, that cuoldn't be installed, all of the others updates installing successfuly. I try to do everything, but nothing helps=(

I make a zip copy of CBS folder, and attached it to post. I will be grateful for any help! Thanks in advence!
Paul

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A: IE10 updating failed, code 9c48

The SFC scan found the following problems...

Code:
Line 3390: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 00000250 [SR] Repairing 11 (0x0000000b) components
Line 3391: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 00000251 [SR] Beginning Verify and Repair transaction
Line 3394: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 00000253 [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:22{11}]"inetcpl.cpl" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-InternetControlPanel, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
Line 3397: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 00000255 [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:22{11}]"ieproxy.dll" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-IEProxy, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
Line 3400: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 00000257 [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:30{15}]"mshtmlmedia.dll" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-HTMLRenderingMedia, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
Line 3403: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 00000259 [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:24{12}]"webcheck.dll" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-OfflineFavorites, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
Line 3406: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 0000025b [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:22{11}]"icardie.dll" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-Infocard, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
Line 3409: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 0000025d [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:24{12}]"iedkcs32.dll" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-AdminKitBranding, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
Line 3412: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 0000025f [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:22{11}]"install.ins" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-AdminKitBranding, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
Line 3415: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 00000261 [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:24{12}]"licmgr10.dll" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-Controls, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
Line 3418: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 00000263 [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:22{11}]"iesetup.dll" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-Setup-Support, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
Line 3421: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 00000265 [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:22{11}]"ieuinit.inf" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-Setup-Support, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
Line 3424: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 00000267 [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:24{12}]"iernonce.dll" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-Setup-Support, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
Line 3427: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 00000269 [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:24{12}]"ie4uinit.exe" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-Setup-Support, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
Line 3430: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 0000026b [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:24{12}]"ieapfltr.dll" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-AntiPhishFilter, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
Line 3433: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 0000026d [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:24{12}]"ieapfltr.dat" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-AntiPhishFilter, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
Line 3436: 2013-08-10 19:40:47, Info CSI 0000026f [SR] Cannot repair member file [l:14{7}]"url.dll" of Microsoft-Windows-IE-WinsockAutodialStub, Version = 10.2.9200.16521, pA = PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE_INTEL (0), Culture neutral, VersionScope = 1 nonSxS, PublicKeyToken = {l:8 b:31bf3856ad364e35}, Type neutral, TypeName neutral, PublicKey neutral in the store, hash mismatch
I'll post a fix when I can - hopefully tomorrow

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A:DNS lookup failed

Is this WiFi to your own router, or some public hotspot?
These look really good:

Code:

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : Daisha-PC
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : [B]Hybrid[/B]
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Dell Wireless 1701 802.11b/g/n
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 64-27-37-F2-85-05
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : [B]Yes[/B]
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
[COLOR=#ff0000]IPv4 Address.[/COLOR] . . . . . . . . . . : [B]192.168.0.12(Preferred)[/B]
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
Lease Obtained. . . . . . . . . . : Sunday, October 14, 2012 3:23:34 PM
Lease Expires . . . . . . . . . . : Sunday, October 14, 2012 5:42:06 PM
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.1
DHCP Server . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.1
[B]DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : 8.8.8.8[/B]
[B]8.8.4.4[/B]
[B]NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Enabled[/B]
In Services, ensure DNS Client is Autostart and running.


These are the test you can run; get a command prompt, then
verify NIC is active ping 127.0.0.1
get your IPv4 Address and then ping it
run tracert 8.8.8.8

first line will be your router/gateway
second will be your ISP
... last should be 8.8.8.8
now test DNS with

nslookup 8.8.8.8
should return google=public-dns-a.google.com

 

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TechMancer said:





Hey, so I need to update my graphics card on my Satellite, but I heard I can just "download" one. This sounds unlikely, but is it true?Click to expand...

You would likely need to contact your satellite service provider for the answer to your question. There are firmware updates that are periodically available. However I figure by now they are automatically installed (I could be wrong though), to keep the machines up to date.
 

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I've got a problem. I can't seem to get the wireless working on 1 laptop. It used to work, but since I logged into another Wifi it doesn't work anymore.

It keeps giving the DNS lookup failed in Chrome.

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IP and DNS are on automatic.

The only thing I can find it the logs is that the "Gateway" is empty.

EDIT:

On top of that it takes really long to acquire the network address. Then it gives a limited connectivity warning for 2 seconds, and then it says the connection was succesful and that the signal strength is excellent.
 

A:DNS lookup failed

Go to this post scroll to the bottom, find the attachment

Save to your HD, rename by stripping off the .TXT

Now using an admin login, dbl-click that file to make the change - - reboot.
 

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Chipset is a Intel G31 (Bearlake) + ICH7

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A:Sound card driver installed - but still gives Code 10

List any Problem devices

Make sure devices are connected and powered on
Click Start->Run, enter: msinfo32. Click the + sign next to Components to expand it
Click Problem Devices. Anything appear?
If yes, click on it, Ctrl-A to select all, Ctrl-C to copy it, Ctrl-V to paste into next post
On the other hand, if no devices are listed, tell me so
Generate and attach a DirectX report

Click Start->Run, enter dxdiag and click OK
===> If you?re running 32 bit Windows, dxdiag will launch on its own
===> If you?re running 64 bit Windows, you?ll see 64-bit DxDiag. Click it to launch the 64-bit version of dxdiag
Notice progress in lower left window corner
When done, click Save Information button and save as a text file to your Desktop
In your next post, click Upload a file to attach it

 

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Did you remove all the ATI drivers. What version of Windows are you running?
 

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A:DNS lookup failed

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Any advice would be appreciated.

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Sure, there are many ways. Depending on what you want in the end decides how to proceed.

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You can also just boot off a linux disk and copy it to a thumb drive or whatever.

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It might not be possible. From the specs I see on nvidia.com (http://www.nvidia.com/object/product_geforce_gts_250_us.html), the chipset supports 2 digital outputs. What they may have done on your card is set one output to be the VGA using some sort of digital to VGA bridge and then shared the HDMI and DVI outputs so you could only use one or the other. There may be a software setting somewhere to toggle which one but that I can't help with.
 

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Can you say what your PC is? Make/model ?
Which Windows version are you using?
If you are not sure exactly what the graphics are then you can download this small program to give you info about it.
http://download.cnet.com/GPU-Z/3000-2094_4-10788513.html
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Welcome to TechSpot :wave:

You want to know what you need to know to work out if you can put X video card into your existing system?

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You only choose one and that is usually the latest one.

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"Warning:
Because BIOS flashing is potentially risky, if you do not encounter problems using the current version of BIOS, it is recommended that you not flash the BIOS. To flash the BIOS, do it with caution. Inadequate BIOS flashing may result in system malfunction."
 

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so it says monkey audio works with win98 and more ...

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Ape.ax
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rolling back changes
 

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get a command prompt window (start->run->cmd)
enter IPCONFIG /ALL >myTcp.txt

open the myTcp.txt file, copy all the data <ctl>c
and follow-up to this thread, pasting the data.

PLEASE describe your Internet setup

ISP name?
connection type? {dial-up, DSL, Cable, Satellite}

Brand name and model of your modem? _____ your router _____?

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A:Hello everyone! Error message "The ATI Control Panel failed to initialize..."

Hello and welcome to TechSpot.

The subforum you posted in is for new member introductions only, so I have moved your thread to the relevant forum so others can best assist you.
 

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A:Videos not playing, even after updating codec packs

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A:GA-MA78GM-DS2H BIOS updating

I would choose the most recent but perhaps avoid the Beta as some features may not be included.

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A:Connection status unknown the dependency service or group failed to start

Shot in the Dark

Have you tried running MalwareBytes in safe mode? Do you have an antivirus on your computer? Sometimes Virus' know MBAM so you may want to change the name of the program before you run it.

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A:Updating old computer

I highly suggest getting a new motherboard/ a cpu that will support that motherboard, as your socket 7 cpu is outdated, btw a decent new motherboard and cpu could cost about $120, and will open much more room for future upgrades,also i see you motherboard is an micro atx form, hopefully that doesn't mean you case is matx as well, but i found this card on amazon for your needs

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A:Code 10

Could you clarify: does code 10 appear for any USB device (including things like keyboar/mouse) or is it just storage devices (like flash cards, USB drives, CD/ROM?)

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A:Satellite A65-S126. File ntkrnp.exe could not be loaded. Error code is 7

See this link:
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A:Audio - This device can not start (Code 10)

Sounds like the driver needs updating go to manufacturers website and download the latest drivers to your desktop and unpack the driver to your desktop then go into device manager and right click on the sound card select properties and update driver and follow the hard ware wizard and locate the driver you downloaded.
 

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A:Abit AA8XE - 3rd Eye - intermittent cold boot - POST code 9.0

From cold, can you heat the area around the CPU up with a hair dryer, then try booting.
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A:Failed message

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You may ultimately need to reinstall Windows.. but before getting to that point..

You say no USB devices work?
> Are you using a PS/2 Mouse and Keyboard?

Re: reinstall your network drivers
> First get the network drivers download files onto the computer. Once you do next step you'll have no network connection either
> Look in Ctl Panel->Programs and Features. I'm going to guess you'll find an entry for your network card there. Uninstall from Programs and Features
> Then reinstall the network drivers

Then can you generate a copy of the Problem Device Report?

Click Start->Run, enter: msinfo32. Click the + sign next to Components to expand it
Click Problem Devices. Anything appear?
If yes, click on it, Ctrl-A to select all, Ctrl-C to copy it, Ctrl-V to paste into next post
On the other hand, if no devices are listed, tell me so

Also see How to recover your folders/files when Windows won?t boot to both backup your data if you need reinstall PLUS you can see if your USB and network works under Knoppix (see if its a Windows specific issue or your motherboard)

/* edit */
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A:Nvidia 260.99 graphics driver install failed

Hi Nohone welcome to Techspot,

have you tried doing a rollback on the graphics card? this will hopefully revert your drivers back to the origional setup. You can do this from the hardware setup OR via system restore and re-set your computer BACK to a date before you installed the drivers. This wont effect your personal files but MAY effect any new software you may have installed.

Also make sure you ahve downloaded the correct drivers for it i.e. the VISTA-32 bit drivers instead of the VISTA-64 bit drivers.

A link for the latest driver for your graphics card can be found here:
http://www.nvidia.com/object/win7-winvista-32bit-260.99-whql-driver.html


Hope this helps
James
 

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A:iPod Nano not recognized after updating to Windows 7

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A:Issues updating Asus drivers after Windows 7 conversion

Finding drivers

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Looking at the newegg page for that item ( Emachines ET1831-01 ) it seems it has a PCI-Express x16 slot open.

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find the correct driver and have it available and then
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What graphics card do you have? Also, did you try to install the latest graphics driver available for you card?
 

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Motherboard:
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http://www.bioscentral.com/beepcodes/awardbeep.htm < Asus Award Beep Codes

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A:Nvidia Geforce 8800GTX: "This device cannot start. (Code 10)"

Start by wiping the old drivers and reinstalling the newest WHQL drivers from www.nvidia.com and make sure to download a small app called "Driver Sweeper." After you uninstall the display driver from the Add/Remove Programs list (don't restart yet), run DS to completely purge all of the video driver files from the system. Once that is done, restart the computer and proceed to install the new drivers for the card. After another restart try the game again and if it still causing freeze-ups or vertical lines have the card replaced, it's probably faulty vRam.
 

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MY COMPUTER STATS

MOTHERBOARD : GIGABYTE EP45 EXTREME
RAM: (2x) 2GB Ballistix (part number:BL25664AA80A )
VIDEO CARD : GIGABYTE 9800GTX+ 1GB GDDR3
CPU: INTEL Q8200 2.33GHZ CORE 2 QUAD

PROBLEM:

When i boot up my comp, it proceeds to POST and does a failed memory test.
instead of Memory test: ST********** ), it becomes : (Mem or Memory te) and then the computer restarts. You can not access bios page,safe mode or access anything. If im lucky and i am able to get the computer running it will work for like 10-20 minutes and restart, even if im youtubing or just surfing the net.

NOTE: i am using an Award bios
 

A:Post memory test failed

It fails POST? Are there any beeps when you turn your PC on?

Try removing one stick of RAM and run the PC. See if the problem persists. If you're getting a memory error then run memtest86+ on each module separately.

However, first I'd recommend that you clean the inside of the PC and reset every component on your motherboard after cleaning.
 

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I got a Dell Optiplex GX280 tower, P4 3.2Ghz DDR2. When I start it up there is a long beep followed by 5 short beeps. I know the beeps mean something, but I don't exaclty know. I've tried changing the RAM, to no avail. Could it be video, because there is no signal to the screen?
 

A:Dell Optiplex GX280 beep code

See if this thread might help The complete BIOS beep guide
 

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Man alive. I have a magicjack and was updating drivers because mjack quit working. In the process pc froze. Rebooted system.

When login screen loaded, the touchpad and mouse no longer are active. Tried F2 and resetting default settings. didn't work. Cant type in password to load windows. Any suggestions? Thanks.

My laptop is a Toshiba Satellite L35
Xp Media Edition
 

A:PC froze while updating drivers

Which drivers did you update?
Try to 'rollback' the drivers, run Ccleaner, and try to update the drivers again.
 

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