Mse not updating definitions automatically

Restarted computer a lot of times now, checked for Microsoft Updates in general, but nothing shows up.

EDIT: I've opened a bounty for this, because I really don't know what to do anymore.

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Mse not updating definitions automatically

If you do not have an antivirus program installed on your computer, we strongly recommend purchasing one at your local electronics store or downloading one from the Internet.

Links to popular antivirus programs are listed further down this same page.

Keeping Microsoft Security Essentials up-to-date is one of the ways to make sure that you are continuously protected against Malware.

It is always good to keep things nice and tidy by always being connected to the internet since Microsoft Security Essentials updates its definitions automatically.

My Windows 7 machine is updating MSE definitins through Windows Updates.

My XP machines are not - they're updating the traditional way. I'm writing on my netbook while visiting out of town.

Use the steps on this page to make sure that your antivirus program has the newest information about viruses that might infect your computer.

The majority of new antivirus programs (programs or computers purchased after the year 2000) enable users to update their antivirus program through the software.

The definition updates through WU take a lot less time to download. Don't know what the situation is with the PCs at home.

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