When updating IE to ver 6 SP1 via the Windows update site (critical update) I received the error " .all components were installed....". Viruses and on line scans were negative, as well as Stinger, CWShredder, Ad Aware and Spybot S&D. Thanks.christy A theory which I can never test is that Spybot immunizing could interfere with the update.
installing the patch from a Command Prompt doesn't work. With automatic updates and notifications, keeping your Internet browser up to date has never been easier, so you should always have the latest security fixes and features for your favorite browser. now that we know how to get IE6 virtualized and running on Windows XP (still hoping for Windows 7) ... MS just released this out of band patch for IE6 ... You use it to navigate to Web sites, and it displays those sites for you, allowing you to follow links and explore everything the web has to offer.There are many different browsers available, but four of them account for over 95 percent of all browsers in use today: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, and Safari [source: Stat Counter].
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Firefox and Chrome can be downloaded and installed by visiting their respective Web sites (using another browser).