I have accumulated 27 updates that fail to install when I try to download and install them. I get an error code 8E5E0152 when I attempt to install them. I cannot find any information on this error code. I am running Windows Vista Home Premium on an
HP Pavillion A6030n. I have tried to install them several times and get the same error code each time I try.
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In another thread here Bsod posted some troubleshooting steps you should try.
General Windows Update Troubleshooting
The following outlines how to stop services pertaining to Windows Update, rename system folders, register related DLL files, and then restart the previously mentioned services. This troubleshooting generally applies to all Windows Update related issues.
Stopping services pertaining to Windows Update
1.Click Start, click All Programs, click
Accessories, right-click Command Prompt, and select Run as Administrator.
2.If you receive a notification from User Account Control simply click
3.At the command prompt, type the following, commands and then press
ENTER after each command.
net stop wuauserv
net stop bits
net stop cryptsvc
4.Please do not close the Command Prompt window.
Renaming folders pertaining to Windows Update
1.At the command prompt, type the following commands, and then press
Enter after each command: