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Unable to install updates

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#1 Mr Darkwater

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Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:23 PM

Hi all,

I go to update as normal. I get the error code: 80246005

I followed the steps to fix the problem here to the tee:


and no dice.

Thank you advance for your help!

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#2 Broni


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Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:27 PM

Please download Farbar Service Scanner Download Link and run it on the computer with the issue.
  • Make sure the following options are checked:

    • Internet Services
    • Windows Firewall
    • System Restore
    • Security Center/Action Center
    • Windows Update
    • Windows Defender
  • Press "Scan".
  • It will create a log (FSS.txt) in the same directory the tool is run.
  • Please copy and paste the log to your reply.

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