KB Article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/968002
When you try to connect to Microsoft Windows Update or Microsoft Update, you receive the following error code:
On a computer that is running Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2), you encounter one or more of the following problems:
- The Automatic Updates feature is turned off in Security Center and you cannot turn this feature on.
- The Automatic Updates service is missing from the Services snap-in.
- The registry is missing one or both of the following registry subkeys: