Just go to control panel, security center and select the option Ask before installing updates.
Using this u can manually select which updates u want to install.
I'm not sure I trust them as they have told me this 8 times before. Once the computer is shut down then bring it back up in safe mode.
It is a shame there isn't a lemon law for software like there is for cars. Most computers I repair are XP, and most XP solutions work with Vista as well. Refer to your owners manual on how to do this as it is different on all systems.
Question: Windows update went bad, now my PC is stuck in endless updating cycle My Windows Vista laptop downloaded some Windows automatic updates and the third update never updated properly.