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Windows Update Not Installing


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#1 huntsdabibil

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Posted 14 April 2017 - 10:17 AM

Update KB4015550 is not installing. I've tried like at least 6 times. I ran the troubleshooter and it does nothing. The error it keeps spitting out is error 8000FFFF. Thanks for any help in advance.



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Posted 15 April 2017 - 02:31 AM

Please go to this page and download Fix Windows Update by Ramesh Kumar and save to your Desktop.
(Click on the hard drive icon with a downward arrow).

  • Extract it to your Desktop.
  • Then, double-click on the program and click the Fix Windows Update button.
  • Reboot your computer and see if it will work now.



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Posted 15 April 2017 - 10:24 AM

If the Windows update fix doesn't resolve this try reset the Windows Update Components.

Open notebook, copy and paste the code below in the notebook.

@ECHO OFF
echo Simple Script to Reset / Clear Windows Update
echo.
PAUSE
echo.
attrib -h -r -s %windir%\system32\catroot2
attrib -h -r -s %windir%\system32\catroot2\*.*
net stop wuauserv
net stop CryptSvc
net stop BITS
ren %windir%\system32\catroot2 catroot2.old
ren %windir%\SoftwareDistribution sold.old
ren "%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\application data\Microsoft\Network\downloader" downloader.old
net Start BITS
net start CryptSvc
net start wuauserv
echo.
echo Task completed successfully...
echo.
PAUSE

Once you have pasted this in notebook click on File and select Save as and save it as "WUReset.bat", include the quotation marks.

Right click on the batch file and select Run as administrator.
 

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