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Re: Windows update down again?
It's just come back now. Must have been a temporary holding page while they did some maintenance. On Sun, 17 Aug 2003, email@example.com wrote: > > Hi all, > > I was just updating a couple of Windows machines and had been using > Windows Update without any problems until about 5 mins ago (22:10 GMT) > when I've started getting this: > > "Thank you for your interest in Windows Update > > Windows Update is the online extension of Windows that helps you get the > most out of your computer. > > The latest version of Windows Update is available on computers that are > running Microsoft Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, Windows > Millennium Edition, Windows 2000 (except Windows 2000 Datacenter Server), > Windows XP, and the Windows Server 2003 family." > > URL is http://v4.windowsupdate.microsoft.com/default.asp which redirects > to http://v4.windowsupdate.microsoft.com/en/thanks.asp. Also happens for > http://windowsupdate.microsoft.com/. > > This is from multiple machines running Windows 2000 (Pro and Server) and > Windows 2003 server. Anyone else seeing this yet? > > Does anyone know of an alternative URL for Windows Update in the meantime? > > Rich > > -- > Virus scanned by edNET. >