Important Update - failed download KB2446708

Every time I turn off my computer it tries, and fails, to download an "important" update. Also, if I try to download the same update, it fails every time. The update is titled Microsoft.NET Framework 4 on Windows XP, Server 2003, Windows Vista etc (KB2446708). How can I install or is it safe to delete

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Last updated March 26, 2018 Views 1,516 Applies to:


Method 1:

I would suggest you to put your system in clean boot state and check.

How to troubleshoot a problem by performing a clean boot in Windows


Note: Do not forget to reset the computer to start as usual once you find the culprit. Follow the step 7 from above kb article.


Method 2:

I would suggest you to download the update manually from the link provided below and check if it installs in clean boot state.


Method 3:

If the issue still persists try running System Update Readiness Tool for Windows Vista and check if it helps:


Hope this helps,

John Rubdy
Forum Moderator | Microsoft Community

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