Vista updating failed
Then do your updates and when you are done, change it back. My experience with this problem is that the Microsoft article linked above was utterly useless.
System Restore only works if you have restore points saved on your computer.
Now my computer is stuck in a cycle of trying to update then shutting down and restarting. Here are some featured member answers to get you started, butplease read all the advice and suggestions that ourmembers have contributed to this question. message ID=3151693#3151693 This should work --Submitted by The Salem CatIf you're like me and you've been perpetually putting off backing up your machine, you don't have any restore points to fall back on.So you're probably going to be stuck doing a System Repair.Open Start menu, right-click on Computer and click Properties.This will open System dialog box that will show basic information about your computer.