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pbgollaz Google Chrome Update: Minor Glitch?
Member 12th Jul, 2012 15:34
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This morning PSI 3.0 popped up a window saying "You have a program that needs a manual update". When I opened PSI to investigate I saw that Google Chrome 20.x was being updated automatically. The automatic update completed correctly and no manual intervention was necessary, in spite of the PSI notification to the contrary.

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Anthony Wells RE: Google Chrome Update: Minor Glitch?
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Hi Patrick ,

Thatr might have been Google's own silent updater running rather than the PSI's SPS installer ; this thread covers a similar situation for Flash :-

http://secunia.com/community/forum/thread/show/129...

Is your PSI 3.0.x set for "auto-updating" ??

Have you used the "auto-update" and therefore selected tbe version language before this happened ??

Anthony



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pbgollaz RE: Google Chrome Update: Minor Glitch?
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Anthony,

Yes, PSI 3.0.x on my machine is set for "auto-updating" and the "auto-update" function has been working correctly.

After reading the thread that you suggested I'm certain that the pop-up window I saw was indeed from Google's silent updater and not from PSI.
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C:\Windows\System32\Macromed\Flash\FlashInstall.lo g does not refer to any Secunia file. Additionally, as I mentioned before, when I closed the pop-up window and opened PSI I saw that Google Chrome 20.x was in the process of being updated automatically.

Thanks for your response and the clarification.

Patrick

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Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
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