Friday, September 3, 2010

Windows Update, Can't Update!!

Windows Update log posts the error code 80072EFF. The error code 80072EFF can be caused by one of the following factors:
  • 1. The computer was attacked by viruses.
  • 2. Some background programs, such as antivirus programs or firewalls (for example: Symantec, etc.), block access to the Windows Update site.
Initial step is to run Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool
System: x86 version:

Once you have run the software, reboot the system if possible.

If your issue is unresolved go to step #2:

Remove Trojan or viruses

1. Download the file from the following link and save it on the Desktop.
2. Double click to unzip the file.
3. Double click TDSSKiller.exe to scan the system.
4. Wait for the scan and disinfection process to complete.

Try and run windows update now.

Sunday, February 21, 2010


VMWarIf you are moving your virtual evironment from Virtual Iron to VMware check out Using VMware Converter to convert Virtual Iron Machines to VMware virtual machines

• VMware vCenter Converter:
• VMware vCenter Converter documentation:
• VMware vCenter Converter Download:
• VMware vSphere:

Future Comments are based on VMware Version 4.0.0, Build 208111