vista sp2 installation error 0x80070020

i have genuine vista business 32 bit with service pack 1 pre-installed.

my pc has all updates except sp2..

i tried installing it with windows update but it gave error 0x80070020...

i tried installing it with the standalone package but still the same error came..(ERROR_SHARING_VIOLATION or 0x80070020)

i have tried all possible solutions given on microsoft site which include:

1.disabling firewall

2.uninstalling antivirus

3.running system update readiness tool(its installation completed)

4.running in safe mode with networking

5.performing clean boot

6.disabling windows defender

still the problem is there...

all my pc drivers are up to date...

please help..

 

 

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Last updated August 8, 2018 Views 2,413 Applies to:
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Prateek_G,
   You may want to go through the steps listed on this article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/883825

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