I received this error: Wuauboot


i have a router-Linksys, Norton Personal firewall (03) which i installed and Norton AntiVirus (03) . The question is i received this error: Wuauboot has caused an error in <unknown


This question was answered on February 16, 2003. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

By reading some technical support resources I came across that Wuauboot means (Windows Update AutoBoot)

Its possible you may have a program running that may conflict with windows update, such as antivirus program Below is a list of products that may have issues with windows update according to Microsoft's Web site If you are running one of these programs, disable or shut the program down before

running windows update.

The following utilities may need to be disabled or completely uninstalled before connecting to the Windows Update site This list will be updated as more information becomes available For instructions on

how to disable or uninstall any of the utilities listed, please contact the manufacturer of the utility.

Anti Virus Software

Norton Anti-Virus

McAfee Anti Virus


Web Accelerators or Download Assistants


At Guard



Get Right

Internet Boost 99

Web Cellerator

Net Sonic Pro 2.0

Micrografx Flowcharter 7

Fast Net 99

Web Turbo

Internet Boost 99

Web Early

Bonzi Buddy

Micro Surfer

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Turbo Explorer

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Posted by Felix of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on February 16, 2003