Posted in Windows Update newsgroup about an hour ago:
Ken Bauernfreund MSFT wrote:
> A problem with registry key permissions may cause the installation of
> KB905474 to fail.
> These permissions can be repaired using Registry Editor as follows:
> 1. Click Start, and then click Run
> 2. In the Open box, type regedit, and then click OK
> 3. Expand HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT
> 4. Locate the subkey HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\LegitCheckControl.LegitCheck
> 5. Right-click the subkey and select Permissions‚?¶.
> 6. Ensure that Administrators allowed Full Control permission
> 7. Repeat steps 3-6 for the subkey
> (Hat tip to Robin Walker who orginally posted this fix.)
> This fix is presently being incorporated into an update of the
> WGADiag2.exe utility, which will be made available in a few days. Those
> interested in testing this utility should contact me directly.
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-Windows (IE/OE, Shell/User, Security), Aumha.org VSOP, DTS-L.org
> I read the posts on WGA, but last night's update now creates WGAErrLog.txt
> in my temp folder. If you delete it, WinXP Pro just recreates it. I
> really had no problem with being made to install WGA, but this .txt file
> annoys me.
> Nothing is starting in MSConfig and I do not see any new service running,
> so do I have to put up with WinXP's WGAErrLog.txt file?
> Thanks for any replies!