Windows® XP® updates for Sony® VAIO RS Desktop
Sony VAIO RS desktop computers are basically designed for home users. For a trouble free computing experience, you need a user-friendly operating system. Windows XP is a reliable and stable operating system and is used by many computer users because it is very user-friendly. There are many diagnostic tools available on Windows XP. You need to update Windows XP to avail new features and improve security. A report of all the error messages of Windows XP is send to Microsoft with the user’s permission. Highly trained technicians at Microsoft research on these issues and release service packs and patches to fix the bugs. All these service packs and patches can be availed by the Windows update process. You can configure the update settings to download and install the updates automatically at a specified time. Automatic update settings can be viewed and modified through the ‘Automatic updates’ option in Control Panel.
- Free from virus infection
- Error free Internet connection
- Close the running programs
Free from Virus infection
Virus is a real threat and can be a hindrance for any process .Some viruses block access to some websites and create many issues on your computer. The Windows update process might fail if the computer is infected by a virus. It is necessary that you make sure that the computer is not infected. Scan your computer with an updated anti-virus program to ensure that the computer is not infected.
Error free Internet connection
You have to be online to download the Windows updates. The update process connects to the Microsoft website, downloads and installs the updates on your computer. Windows update might fail if the access to Microsoft website is blocked. You can try to open some websites through the Internet Explorer to ensure that the Internet connection is error free. If you are on a dial up connection and if you get disconnected from the Internet while running the updates, Windows update might fail. So ensure that your Internet connection is error free before running the Windows update.
A running program on your computer could result in Windows update failure. Ensure that all the programs are closed and do not open any application while running the Windows update. There are some programs that run in the back ground and might not be displayed on the screen. You can view the task manager window to check what all programs are running and you can end it from there.