Please try the IE7 group.
The recommended newsgroup is microsoft.public.internetexplorer.general
In a proper newsreader:
If you must use a web interface:
Alan Edwards, MS MVP Windows - Internet Explorer
On Thu, 29 Nov 2007 04:47:00 -0800, in
>Repairing PC on behalf of neighbour. Once I'd got it loading went to update
>site. PC was running IE6. Scan concluded that 76 High Priority updates
>required, 11 optional software and 1 optional hardware.
>Downloaded and installed ALL high priority OK.
>Download and installed 10 of ll optional software -Microsoft .NET framework
>3.0: x86 (KB928416) failed and error report sent.
>Restarted and rescanned and 5 further updates required - no mention of
>failed one above. Downloaded and installed OK. Restarted.
>At this point tried to open IE to check for futrther updates.
>- Can't open using desktop icon
>- Can't open using start menu icon
>- Can't Open using all programs icon
>- Can't open using Program Files/Internet Explorer icon
>Already had downloaded copy of IE7, so re-installed. However still same
>scenario. I cannot open IE under any method
>Internet connection is there as I can update Spybot etc etc. Why won't IE
>open ??? Can someone tell me how to resolve