Windows Update Restored v5 Prerequisites Installer
  • Published: March 21, 2024
  • Language: English

The Windows Update Restored V5 Prerequisites Installer is the only existing utility to get Windows Update Restored V5 to work on your computer. This tool will automatically install all the prerequisites you need in order to get the website to work.

File Info

File name: wurv5patchertool.exe

File size: 17.3 MB

Software version: v1.6 (Release)

Developer: WULover (helped by WinFX, Joshua Maitland, and TheOneGoofAli)

Download server:

Digital signature: Signed on April 27, 2024 by

Additional information: Windows Update server provided by TheOneGoofAli ( This patch only applies for Windows Update Restored V5.

Download File

Download the wurv5patchertool.exe file now.

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows 2000 SP3/SP4, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003 (x64 editions of Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 also supported but are very buggy, and might require manual intervention).

Languages: This patch supports multi-language systems.


  1. Follow the on-screen instructions to install this patch. Click "Cancel" at any "Windows File Protection" popup windows that might appear on your screen when installing the patch.


Known Issues

When using this patch, you might encounter some issues. Here are listed the major ones, as well as how to fix them.

On Windows XP/Server 2003 x64, the site does not load and gets stuck at "Checking for the latest version of the Windows Update software".

On Windows 2000, Windows Update gets stuck on "Windows Update is looking for available updates".

When clicking on "Express" or "Custom", Windows Update ends up with an error after briefly displaying the checking animation.

On Windows XP/Server 2003 x64, the website does not load and immediately throws an error.