How to create a new user profile in Windows 10

Create a new user profile in Windows 10 operating system to resolve temporary windows related issues. It is a common troubleshooting step and we have to try a failed application to let open in a new windows profile. Change to a  new user profile solves most of the temporary glitches on Windows operating system.

Malware programs, spyware and temporary or junk files in Windows corrupts the user profiles. The temporary glitches can be resolved by replacing

The Windows 10 repair conditions are required in critical situation where an user cannot login to their own profile. A Windows operating system allows you to create mu;tiple user profiles and there are personal space created for each users. Such like desktop, pictures, videos, music and browser favorites, etc.

Steps to create a new user profile in windows 10

create a new user profile in windows 10

Steps  to create a new user profile from control panel:

Click the user accounts under control panel to add a name and password (optional) and set a permission level.

Windows 10 user accounts page is on modern user interface. It shows on a settings dashboard  to select user profiles settings.

Permissions for user profiles:

Create a new user profiles in Windows 10 is two types:

Standard user profile

The user has limited access to administrator settings and services. A standard  user cannot change some of the features and system services. A standard user profile is a  basic profile which has limited access to make changes to the computers.

Administrator user profile

Administrator profile is the powerful profile which comprises of all the rights from installation of applications to doing a restoration or a recovery on a windows operating system.

How to delete an user profile?

An admin user can only do the necessary changes to the user profiles in control panel to create or delete profile with or without affecting to user data.

Duplicate names

Duplicate names for user profiles mean the same name given to two different profiles. If necessary, it is possible to delete the old profile and create a new one with the same name.

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Windows error code 0x80070006

You may see this Error 0x80070006 while updating windows 10/8 through windows update services. Few users also reported about this error while they are trying to enable windows firewall.

The probable solution for this error 0x80070006 to fix windows update services issue. To do it your own you need a little knowledge about windows registry structure.

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Disclaimers: Before you attempt to fix an issue with the windows update, we highly recommend you to take a registry backup and create a system restore point as a precaution method. In case if something goes wrong, we can restore your computer to the same stage and fix the issues. (In case if you not sure how to back it up, talk to an expert for assistance.)

0x80070006

Note: Make sure you have set correct Date and time on your computer, try to install pending updates through other available networks.Run windows update troubleshooter.

 

Solution for error 0x80070006 When the issue is with windows update service:-

When the issue is with windows update service, all you need to do is make sure its running and active on your machine under services in windows 10 operating system. Windows update service aka wuauserv helps to get latest updates into your PC. If you have knowledge and interest to fix this error 0x80070006 in windows updates follow these steps.

Open command prompt window as admin and type in the following commands.

net stop wuauserv  
regsvr32 %windir%\system32\wups2.dll  
net start wuauserv 

You can also do it directly from settings. Type in Windows 10 search bar for “services” and open it.

Then find the windows updates from the list of services, if it’s not showing active/running then restart it (Right click to see restart/stop/start options)

Windows update services

This will restart windows update services and fix basic issues. If the windows update error code 0x80070006 still exists, follow some more steps to fix the issue.

You can try these solutions to fix windows update error 0x80070006 while updating/upgrading:-

 

  1. Perform an SFC scan so that you can fix potentially corrupted or missing files, most of the cases this system file scan fix common issues with the file system.
  2. To do a restore to healthy previous setup with command prompt to fix potentially corrupted or missing files
  3. Using windows update troubleshooter fix it a tool , this is also a good tool to automatically fix most common issues.
  4. By cleaning SDF (Software distribution folder) for a clean slate for Windows Update or renaming so machine itself creates a fresh one in next update.
  5. Resetting PC

Simple SFC scan method for common file system issues to fix windows update error:-

The system file scanning process is very simple to try while fixing issues with windows issues. Just follow these steps.

  • Open command prompt in admin mode, to do this Type CMD in windows start menu search and right click on CMD application to get through Run as admin option.cmd window
  • In the command prompt window, type SFC/SCANNOW and press enter,
  • The scanning process takes some time to return results.

sfc scan results

Using restore health option to fix corrupted files :-

For most of serious issues, and to save your time the best way to fix this critical issues are restoring to good healthy partition. Before doing this stop the windows update services.

Open the command prompt as admin (Mentioned above in SFC scan process), Then instead of running SFC scan now command type this following command in the window.

DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth

After some time your machine will be restored to good healthy state. Now you can start your windows updates as usual.

Windows update troubleshooter/fix it tool:-

Microsoft has released several fix it tools/patches for most of the updates issues. Depends on your requirement choose a right fix it tool for your issue and run it on your machine. This will help you when there are simple issues like folder missing errors, permissions related issues.

Download fix it tool- for WINDOWS 10 click here, for window 7/8/8.1 click here.

SDF cleaning method:-

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In this method, we clean and recreate the software distribution folder by deleting all temporary files in it.

  1. Go to C:/ drive, then open windows named folder in it.
  2. Open SoftwareDistribution folder (SDF)
  3. Open DataStore folder and then delete all files and folders in it.
  4. Again go back to SoftwareDistribution folder, open the Download folder and delete all files in it.
    Note: while deleting, it may prompt for admin permission. If you are logged in as the admin user. just click on ok to proceed.

Resetting Operating system:-

Follow this when you have less knowledge of windows technology about command prompts, files and registry fixing steps.

  • If you are using windows 10, just type in “RESET PC” in the Cortana search bar(windows start button search) and select RESET PC from the results.reset pc in windows 10
  • Then under the RESET PC, click on get started button to proceed.
  • There are two options to keep your files and complete clean. (You must take back up of your desktop files, pictures, downloads, documents before proceeding to completely clean.)

reset pc options in win10

  • After reset, you may do updates cleanly without any issue. This resetting process takes time so please do it when you don’t have any urgent work on your computer.

During installation you may encounter error 0x800f0906, 0x800f0907, or 0x800f081f, in which case refer to .NET Framework 3.5 installation error: 0x800f0906, 0x800f0907, or 0x800f081f. Note that these are possibly resolved by installing security update 3005628.

For additional on Error Code 0x80070006, support chat with our technical support.

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Windows Update error 0x80070026

You may see this error 0x80070026 while updating windows 10/8 through windows update services. Few users also reported about this error while they are trying to enable windows firewall.

The probable solution for this error 0x80070026 to fix windows update services issue. To do it your own you need a little knowledge about windows registry structure.

Disclaimers: Before you attempt to fix an issue with the windows update, we highly recommend you to take a registry backup and create a system restore point as a precaution method. In case if something goes wrong, we can restore your computer to the same stage and fix the issues. (In case if you not sure how to back it up, talk to an expert for assistance.)

error 0x80070026

Note: Make sure you have set correct Date and time on your computer, try to install pending updates through other available networks.Run windows update troubleshooter.

Solution for error 0x80070026 When the issue is with windows update service:-

When the issue is with windows update service, all you need to do is make sure its running and active on your machine under services in windows 10 operating system. Windows update service aka wuauserv helps to get latest updates into your PC. If you have knowledge and interest to fix this error 0x80070026 in windows updates follow these steps.

Open command prompt window as admin and type in the following commands.

net stop wuauserv

regsvr32 %windir%\system32\wups2.d11

net start wuauserv

You can also do it directly from settings. Type in Windows 10 search bar for “services” and open it.

Then find the windows updates from the list of services, if it’s not showing active/running then restart it (Right click to see restart/stop/start options)

Windows update services

This will restart windows update services and fix basic issues. If the windows update error code 0x80070026 still exists, follow some more steps to fix the issue.

You can try these solutions to fix windows update error 0x80070026 while updating/upgrading:-

 

  1. Perform an SFC scan so that you can fix potentially corrupted or missing files, most of the cases this system file scan fix common issues with the file system.
  2. To do a restore to healthy previous setup with command prompt to fix potentially corrupted or missing files
  3. Using windows update troubleshooter fix it a tool, this is also a good tool to automatically fix most common issues.
  4. By cleaning SDF (Software distribution folder) for a clean slate for Windows Update or renaming so machine itself creates a fresh one in next update.
  5. Resetting PC

Simple SFC scan method for common file system issues to fix windows update error:-

The system file scanning process is very simple to try while fixing issues with windows issues. Just follow these steps.

  • Open command prompt in admin mode, to do this Type CMD in windows start menu search and right click on CMD application to get through Run as admin option.cmd window
  • In the command prompt window, type SFC/SCANNOW and press enter,
  • The scanning process takes some time to return results.

sfc scan results

Using restore health option to fix corrupted files:-

For most of the serious issues, and to save your time the best way to fix these critical issues are restoring to good healthy partition. Before doing this stop the windows update services.

Open the command prompt as admin (Mentioned above in SFC scan process), Then instead of running SFC scan now command type this following command in the window.

DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth

After some time your machine will be restored to good healthy state. Now you can start your windows updates as usual.

Windows update troubleshooter/fix it tool:-

Microsoft has released several fix it tools/patches for most of the updates issues. Depends on your requirement choose a right fix it tool for your issue and run it on your machine. This will help you when there are simple issues like folder missing errors, permissions related issues.

Download fix it tool- for WINDOWS 10 click here, for window 7/8/8.1 click here.

SDF cleaning method:-

In this method, we clean and recreate the software distribution folder by deleting all temporary files in it.

  1. Go to C:/ drive, then open windows named folder in it.
  2. Open SoftwareDistribution folder (SDF)
  3. Open DataStore folder and then delete all files and folders in it.
  4. Again go back to SoftwareDistribution folder, open the Download folder and delete all files in it.
    Note: while deleting, it may prompt for admin permission. If you are logged in as the admin user. just click on ok to proceed.

Resetting Operating system:-

Follow this when you have less knowledge of windows technology about command prompts, files and registry fixing steps.

  • If you are using windows 10, just type in “RESET PC” in the Cortana search bar(windows start button search) and select RESET PC from the results.reset pc in windows 10
  • Then under the RESET PC, click on get started button to proceed.
  • There are two options to keep your files and complete clean. (You must take back up of your desktop files, pictures, downloads, documents before proceeding to completely clean.)

reset pc options in win10

  • After reset, you may do updates cleanly without any issue. This resetting process takes time so please do it when you don’t have any urgent work on your computer.

During installation you may encounter error 0x800f0906, 0x800f0907, or 0x800f081f, in which case refer to .NET Framework 3.5 installation error: 0x800f0906, 0x800f0907, or 0x800f081f. Note that these are possibly resolved by installing security update 3005628.

For additional on error  0x80070026, support chat with our technical support.

Windows update error 80244019-Windows 10/8/7

You may see this Error 80244019 while updating windows 10/8 through windows update services. Few users also reported about this error while they are trying to enable windows firewall.

The probable solution for this error 80244019 to fix windows update services issue. To do it your own you need a little knowledge about windows registry structure.

Disclaimers: Before you attempt to fix an issue with the windows update, we highly recommend you to take a registry backup and create a system restore point as a precaution method. In case if something goes wrong, we can restore your computer to the same stage and fix the issues. (In case if you not sure how to back it up, talk to an expert for assistance.)

Error 80244019

Note: Make sure you have set correct Date and time on your computer, try to install pending updates through other available networks.Run windows update troubleshooter.

 

Solution for error 80244019 When the issue is with windows update service:-

When the issue is with windows update service, all you need to do is make sure its running and active on your machine under services in windows 10 operating system. Windows update service aka wuauserv helps to get latest updates into your PC. If you have knowledge and interest to fix this error 80244019 in windows updates follow these steps.

Open command prompt window as admin and type in the following commands.

net stop wuauserv

regsvr32 %windir%\system32\wups2.d11

net start wuauserv

You can also do it directly from settings. Type in Windows 10 search bar for “services” and open it.

Then find the windows updates from the list of services, if it’s not showing active/running then restart it (Right click to see restart/stop/start options)

Windows update services

This will restart windows update services and fix basic issues. If the windows update error code 80244019 still exists, follow some more steps to fix the issue.

You can try these solutions to fix windows update error 80244019 while updating/upgrading:-

  1. Perform an SFC scan so that you can fix potentially corrupted or missing files, most of the cases this system file scan fix common issues with the file system.
  2. To do a restore to healthy previous setup with command prompt to fix potentially corrupted or missing files
  3. Using windows update troubleshooter fix it a tool, this is also a good tool to automatically fix most common issues.
  4. By cleaning SDF (Software distribution folder) for a clean slate for Windows Update or renaming so machine itself creates a fresh one in next update.
  5. Resetting PC

Simple SFC scan method for common file system issues to fix windows update error:-

The system file scanning process is very simple to try while fixing issues with windows issues. Just follow these steps.

  • Open command prompt in admin mode, to do this Type CMD in windows start menu search and right click on CMD application to get through Run as admin option.cmd window
  • In the command prompt window, type SFC/SCANNOW and press enter,
  • The scanning process takes some time to return results.

sfc scan results

Using restore health option to fix corrupted files:-

For most of the serious issues, and to save your time the best way to fix these critical issues are restoring to good healthy partition. Before doing this stop the windows update services.

Open the command prompt as admin (Mentioned above in SFC scan process), Then instead of running SFC scan now command type this following command in the window.

DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth

After some time your machine will be restored to good healthy state. Now you can start your windows updates as usual.

Windows update troubleshooter/fix it tool:-

Microsoft has released several fix it tools/patches for most of the updates issues. Depends on your requirement choose a right fix it tool for your issue and run it on your machine. This will help you when there are simple issues like folder missing errors, permissions related issues.

Download fix it tool- for WINDOWS 10 click here, for window 7/8/8.1 click here.

SDF cleaning method:-

In this method, we clean and recreate the software distribution folder by deleting all temporary files in it.

  1. Go to C:/ drive, then open windows named folder in it.
  2. Open SoftwareDistribution folder (SDF)
  3. Open DataStore folder and then delete all files and folders in it.
  4. Again go back to SoftwareDistribution folder, open the Download folder and delete all files in it.
    Note: while deleting, it may prompt for admin permission. If you are logged in as the admin user. just click on ok to proceed.

Resetting Operating system:-

Follow this when you have less knowledge of windows technology about command prompts, files and registry fixing steps.

  • If you are using windows 10, just type in “RESET PC” in the Cortana search bar(windows start button search) and select RESET PC from the results.reset pc in windows 10
  • Then under the RESET PC, click on get started button to proceed.
  • There are two options to keep your files and complete clean. (You must take back up of your desktop files, pictures, downloads, documents before proceeding to completely clean.)

reset pc options in win10

  • After reset, you may do updates cleanly without any issue. This resetting process takes time so please do it when you don’t have any urgent work on your computer.

For additional on Error 80244019, support chat with our technical support.

 

Windows error code 0x8007025d

You may see this Error code 0x8007025d while updating windows 10/8 through windows update services. Few users also reported about this error while they are trying to enable windows firewall.

The probable solution for this error code 0x8007025d to fix windows update services issue. To do it your own you need a little knowledge about windows registry structure.

Disclaimers: Before you attempt to fix an issue with the windows update, we highly recommend you to take a registry backup and create a system restore point as a precaution method. In case if something goes wrong, we can restore your computer to the same stage and fix the issues. (In case if you not sure how to back it up, talk to an expert for assistance.)

error code 0x8007025d

Note: Make sure you have set correct Date and time on your computer, try to install pending updates through other available networks.Run windows update troubleshooter.

Solution for error code 0x8007025d When the issue is with windows update service:-

When the issue is with windows update service, all you need to do is make sure its running and active on your machine under services in windows 10 operating system. Windows update service aka wuauserv helps to get latest updates into your PC. If you have knowledge and interest to fix this error 0x8007025d in windows updates follow these steps.

Open command prompt window as admin and type in the following commands.

net stop wuauiserv

regsvr32 %windir%\system32\wups2.d11

net start wuauserv

You can also do it directly from settings. Type in Windows 10 search bar for “services” and open it.

Then find the windows updates from the list of services, if it’s not showing active/running then restart it (Right click to see restart/stop/start options)

Windows update services

This will restart windows update services and fix basic issues. If the windows update error code 0x8007025d still exists, follow some more steps to fix the issue.

You can try these solutions to fix windows update error code 0x8007025d while updating/upgrading:-

 

  1. Perform an SFC scan so that you can fix potentially corrupted or missing files, most of the cases this system file scan fix common issues with the file system.
  2. To do a restore to healthy previous setup with command prompt to fix potentially corrupted or missing files
  3. Using windows update troubleshooter fix it a tool , this is also a good tool to automatically fix most common issues.
  4. By cleaning SDF (Software distribution folder) for a clean slate for Windows Update or renaming so machine itself creates a fresh one in next update.
  5. Resetting PC

Simple SFC scan method for common file system issues to fix windows update error:-

The system file scanning process is very simple to try while fixing issues with windows issues. Just follow these steps.

  • Open command prompt in admin mode, to do this Type CMD in windows start menu search and right click on CMD application to get through Run as admin option.cmd window
  • In the command prompt window, type SFC/SCANNOW and press enter,
  • The scanning process takes some time to return results.

sfc scan results

Using restore health option to fix corrupted files :-

For most of serious issues, and to save your time the best way to fix this critical issues are restoring to good healthy partition. Before doing this stop the windows update services.

Open the command prompt as admin (Mentioned above in SFC scan process), Then instead of running SFC scan now command type this following command in the window.

DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth

After some time your machine will be restored to good healthy state. Now you can start your windows updates as usual.

Windows update troubleshooter/fix it tool:-

Microsoft has released several fix it tools/patches for most of the updates issues. Depends on your requirement choose a right fix it tool for your issue and run it on your machine. This will help you when there are simple issues like folder missing errors, permissions related issues.

Download fix it tool- for WINDOWS 10 click here, for window 7/8/8.1 click here.

SDF cleaning method:-

In this method, we clean and recreate the software distribution folder by deleting all temporary files in it.

  1. Go to C:/ drive, then open windows named folder in it.
  2. Open SoftwareDistribution folder (SDF)
  3. Open DataStore folder and then delete all files and folders in it.
  4. Again go back to SoftwareDistribution folder, open the Download folder and delete all files in it.
    Note: while deleting, it may prompt for admin permission. If you are logged in as the admin user. just click on ok to proceed.

Resetting Operating system:-

Follow this when you have less knowledge of windows technology about command prompts, files and registry fixing steps.

  • If you are using windows 10, just type in “RESET PC” in the Cortana search bar(windows start button search) and select RESET PC from the results.reset pc in windows 10
  • Then under the RESET PC, click on get started button to proceed.
  • There are two options to keep your files and complete clean. (You must take back up of your desktop files, pictures, downloads, documents before proceeding to completely clean.)

reset pc options in win10

  • After reset, you may do updates cleanly without any issue. This resetting process takes time so please do it when you don’t have any urgent work on your computer.

During installation you may encounter error 0x800f0906, 0x800f0907, or 0x800f081f, in which case refer to .NET Framework 3.5 installation error: 0x800f0906, 0x800f0907, or 0x800f081f. Note that these are possibly resolved by installing security update 3005628.

For additional on Error Code 0x8007025d, support chat with our technical support.

Windows error code 0x80070017

You may see this Error code 0x80070017 while updating windows 10/8 through windows update services. Few users also reported about this error while they are trying to enable windows firewall.

The probable solution for this error 0x80070017 to fix windows update services issue. To do it your own you need a little knowledge about windows registry structure.

Disclaimers: Before you attempt to fix an issue with the windows update, we highly recommend you to take a registry backup and create a system restore point as a precaution method. In case if something goes wrong, we can restore your computer to the same stage and fix the issues. (In case if you not sure how to back it up, talk to an expert for assistance.)

error code 0x80070017

Note: Make sure you have set correct Date and time on your computer, try to install pending updates through other available networks.Run windows update troubleshooter.

Solution for error code 0x80070017 When the issue is with windows update service:-

When the issue is with windows update service, all you need to do is make sure its running and active on your machine under services in windows 10 operating system. Windows update service aka wuauserv helps to get latest updates into your PC. If you have knowledge and interest to fix this error 0x80070017 in windows updates follow these steps.

Open command prompt window as admin and type in the following commands.

net stop wuauserv

regsvr32 %windir%\system32\wups2.d11

net start wuauserv

You can also do it directly from settings. Type in Windows 10 search bar for “services” and open it.

Then find the windows updates from the list of services, if it’s not showing active/running then restart it (Right click to see restart/stop/start options)

Windows update services

This will restart windows update services and fix basic issues. If the windows update error code 0x80070017 still exists, follow some more steps to fix the issue.

You can try these solutions to fix windows update error code 0x80070017 while updating/upgrading:-

  1. Perform an SFC scan so that you can fix potentially corrupted or missing files, most of the cases this system file scan fix common issues with the file system.
  2. To do a restore to healthy previous setup with command prompt to fix potentially corrupted or missing files
  3. Using windows update troubleshooter fix it a tool, this is also a good tool to automatically fix most common issues.
  4. By cleaning SDF (Software distribution folder) for a clean slate for Windows Update or renaming so machine itself creates a fresh one in next update.
  5. Resetting PC

Simple SFC scan method for common file system issues to fix windows update error:-

The system file scanning process is very simple to try while fixing issues with windows issues. Just follow these steps.

  • Open command prompt in admin mode, to do this Type CMD in windows start menu search and right click on CMD application to get through Run as admin option.cmd window
  • In the command prompt window, type SFC/SCANNOW and press enter,
  • The scanning process takes some time to return results.

sfc scan results

Using restore health option to fix corrupted files:-

For most of the serious issues, and to save your time the best way to fix these critical issues are restoring to good healthy partition. Before doing this stop the windows update services.

Open the command prompt as admin (Mentioned above in SFC scan process), Then instead of running SFC scan now command type this following command in the window.

DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth

After some time your machine will be restored to good healthy state. Now you can start your windows updates as usual.

Windows update troubleshooter/fix it tool:-

Microsoft has released several fix it tools/patches for most of the updates issues. Depends on your requirement choose a right fix it tool for your issue and run it on your machine. This will help you when there are simple issues like folder missing errors, permissions related issues.

Download fix it tool- for WINDOWS 10 click here, for window 7/8/8.1 click here.

SDF cleaning method:-

In this method, we clean and recreate the software distribution folder by deleting all temporary files in it.

  1. Go to C:/ drive, then open windows named folder in it.
  2. Open SoftwareDistribution folder (SDF)
  3. Open DataStore folder and then delete all files and folders in it.
  4. Again go back to SoftwareDistribution folder, open the Download folder and delete all files in it.
    Note: while deleting, it may prompt for admin permission. If you are logged in as the admin user. just click on ok to proceed.

Resetting Operating system:-

Follow this when you have less knowledge of windows technology about command prompts, files and registry fixing steps.

  • If you are using windows 10, just type in “RESET PC” in the Cortana search bar(windows start button search) and select RESET PC from the results.reset pc in windows 10
  • Then under the RESET PC, click on get started button to proceed.
  • There are two options to keep your files and complete clean. (You must take back up of your desktop files, pictures, downloads, documents before proceeding to completely clean.)

reset pc options in win10

  • After reset, you may do updates cleanly without any issue. This resetting process takes time so please do it when you don’t have any urgent work on your computer.

During installation you may encounter error 0x800f0906, 0x800f0907, or 0x800f081f, in which case refer to .NET Framework 3.5 installation error: 0x800f0906, 0x800f0907, or 0x800f081f. Note that these are possibly resolved by installing security update 3005628.

For additional on Error Code 0x80070017, support chat with our technical support.

Windows Error code 0x8007045d

You may see this Error code 0x8007045d while updating windows 10/8 through windows update services. Few users also reported about this error while they are trying to enable windows firewall.

The probable solution for this error code 0x8007045d to fix windows update services issue. To do it your own you need a little knowledge about windows registry structure.

Disclaimers: Before you attempt to fix an issue with the windows update, we highly recommend you to take a registry backup and create a system restore point as a precaution method. In case if something goes wrong, we can restore your computer to the same stage and fix the issues. (In case if you not sure how to back it up, talk to an expert for assistance.)

error code 0x8007045d

pic showing windows update error code 0x8007045d

Note: Make sure you have set correct Date and time on your computer, try to install pending updates through other available networks.Run windows update troubleshooter.

If the error appears as shown below in Windows 10, try this solution.

error code 0x8007045d

Solution for error code 0x8007045d When the issue is with windows update service:-

When the issue is with windows update service, all you need to do is make sure its running and active on your machine under services in windows 10 operating system. Windows update service aka wuauserv helps to get latest updates into your PC. If you have knowledge and interest to fix this error 0x8007045d in windows updates follow these steps.

Open command prompt window as admin and type in the following commands.

net stop wuauserv

regsvr32 %windir%\wups2.d11

net start wuauserv

You can also do it directly from settings. Type in Windows 10 search bar for “services” and open it.

Then find the windows updates from the list of services, if it’s not showing active/running then restart it (Right click to see restart/stop/start options)

error code 0x8007045d

This will restart windows update services and fix basic issues. If the windows update error code 0x8007045d still exists, follow some more steps to fix the issue.

You can try these solutions to fix windows update error code 0x8007045d while updating/upgrading:-

  1. Perform an SFC scan so that you can fix potentially corrupted or missing files, most of the cases this system file scan fix common issues with the file system.
  2. To do a restore to healthy previous setup with command prompt to fix potentially corrupted or missing files
  3. Using windows update troubleshooter fix it a tool, this is also a good tool to automatically fix most common issues.
  4. By cleaning SDF (Software distribution folder) for a clean slate for Windows Update or renaming so machine itself creates a fresh one in next update.
  5. Resetting PC

Simple SFC scan method for common file system issues to fix windows update error code 0x8007045d:-

The system file scanning process is very simple to try while fixing issues with windows issues. Just follow these steps.

  • Open command prompt in admin mode, to do this Type CMD in windows start menu search and right click on CMD application to get through Run as admin option.

cmd window

  • In the command prompt window, type SFC/SCANNOW and press enter,
  • The scanning process takes some time to return results.

sfc scan results

Using restore health option to fix corrupted files:-

For most of the serious issues, and to save your time the best way to fix these critical issues are restoring to good healthy partition. Before doing this stop the windows update services.

Open the command prompt as admin (Mentioned above in SFC scan process), Then instead of running SFC scan now command type this following command in the window.

DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth

After some time your machine will be restored to good healthy state. Now you can start your windows updates as usual.

Windows update troubleshooter/fix it tool:-

Microsoft has released several fix it tools/patches for most of the updates issues. Depends on your requirement choose a right fix it tool for your issue and run it on your machine. This will help you when there are simple issues like folder missing errors, permissions related issues.

Download fix it tool- for WINDOWS 10 click here, for window 7/8/8.1 click here.

SDF cleaning method:-

In this method, we clean and recreate the software distribution folder by deleting all temporary files in it.

  1. Go to C:/ drive, then open windows named folder in it.
  2. Open SoftwareDistribution folder (SDF)
  3. Open DataStore folder and then delete all files and folders in it.
  4. Again go back to SoftwareDistribution folder, open the Download folder and delete all files in it.
    Note: while deleting, it may prompt for admin permission. If you are logged in as the admin user. just click on ok to proceed.

Resetting Operating system:-

Follow this when you have less knowledge of windows technology about command prompts, files and registry fixing steps.

  • If you are using windows 10, just type in “RESET PC” in the Cortana search bar(windows start button search) and select RESET PC from the results.reset pc in windows 10
  • Then under the RESET PC, click on get started button to proceed.
  • There are two options to keep your files and complete clean. (You must take back up of your desktop files, pictures, downloads, documents before proceeding to completely clean.)

reset pc options in win10

  • After reset, you may do updates cleanly without any issue. This resetting process takes time so please do it when you don’t have any urgent work on your computer.

During installation you may encounter error 0x800f0906, 0x800f0907, or 0x800f081f, in which case refer to .NET Framework 3.5 installation error: 0x800f0906, 0x800f0907, or 0x800f081f. Note that these are possibly resolved by installing security update 3005628.

For additional on Error Code 0x8007045d, support chat with our technical support.

Microsoft update error 80244010 in Windows 7/8/10

Windows update Error 80244010 windows 10 update issue occurs in latest Windows operating systems while updating or upgrading fails from previous version Windows windows 8 and Windows 7.

It also happens when your computer hardware changes before updating to the newer version of Windows 10 OS. The pic shows the error screen with error code 80244010 in Windows 10.

Disclaimers: Before you attempt to fix an issue with the windows update, we highly recommend you to take a registry backup and create a system restore point as a precaution method. In case if something goes wrong, we can restore your computer to the same stage and fix the issues. (In case if you not sure how to back it up, talk to an expert for assistance.)

Windows update error 80244010

 

The solution applies the following versions of Microsoft Windows

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 10

Causes of Windows update error 80244010 :

  • Internet connectivity issue
  • Temp store file location contains active malware

Steps to fix the Troubleshooting Windows update error 80244010:

Updated outdated drivers in Windows:

Windows allows manually updated the divers. In case Windows 10 automatically download the new drivers or you install the new drivers from the downloaded manufacture’s website.to identify your hardware drivers and find suitable drivers from the manufactures and updated manually.

Open the system and go to the start menu.

Then enter the control panel from the search box and open it.

Here we go to click on system and security after that go to click on system.

Then open the new window and go to click on advanced system settings.

Then open the system properties window and open the hardware and go to click on device installation setting.

Finally, open the new window and click on related option and press save changes.

update outdated drivers-80244010

If you choose the former, Windows will automatically install the driver and ask you to reboot the computer afterward. The latter allows you to update the driver with the driver file that you have downloaded.

Reinstall Windows update:

Open the Run Window through the Windows key+R

Then enter the services.msc in the command box and press ok.

 windows update error 8004002

Right-click Windows Update in the Services management console, and then select Stop. If you are running Windows, right-click Automatic Updates, and then select Stop.

After Windows Update stops, right-click Windows Update, and then select Start. If you are running Windows, right-click Automatic Updates, and then select Start.

Check corrupted system files:

Goto the Windows key+R and click it.

Then open the Run Window and enter the cmd in a search box after that press ok.

cmd-80244010

Then open the command prompt and type the command SFC/Scannow in the command prompt and press enter.

sfc scan results - 80244010

The system will take some time to check. Let it run for a while. If it finds any issues in “os” integrity it will automatically fix it.

Disable Windows firewall temporarily:

Open the system and goto the start menu

After that enter, the firewall in the search box then left click on the Windows firewall in control panel.

Then click on Turn on Windows Firewall on or off.

Open both firewalls like private and public.

Then set both firewalls to turn off and press ok.

firewall-80244010

After that goto the start menu and enter the cmd in the search box.

Then right-click on the cmd and select the Run as administrator and press yes.
Finally, some commands are entered in the command prompt and press enter.

regsvr32 wuapi.dll
regsvr32 wuaueng.dll
regsvr32 wucltui.dll
regsvr32 wups.dll
regsvr32 wups2.dll
regsvr32 wuweb.dll

Then finally Re-enable your firewall is on.

If you would like to have a support taken through a technical assistance, feel free to initiate a chat or write us onsupport@microsoftliveassist.com with the complete information of the computer make and model, office or windows operating system versions and the best time to reach you for support.
We provide support for Microsoft products like Windows and Office and Outlook, we can also set up free tools provided and included with Microsoft Windows and can train you on how to use them to maintain the health of your computer.You can also ask for System Repair Image support or some Recovery help, we also restore your computer to a point when it was working fine without any issues.
Feel free to chat with us for any support. A free assistance can be provided for all the basic troubleshooting without any additional resources.

Windows update error 80070003 fixing steps

What does this article describe windows update error 80070003?

This post mainly about to fix the Windows update error  80070003  and related error windows update errors in windows 10/8 operating system. These steps should help with all errors and not just the ones listed. If you have reached this step and it is not solved then it will advise you to reset the computer.

Disclaimers:  Before you attempt to fix an issue with the windows update, we highly recommend you to take a registry backup and create a system restore point as a precaution method. In case if something goes wrong, we can restore your computer to the same stage and fix the issues. (In case if you not sure how to back it up, talk to an expert for assistance.)

Windows Update error 80070003 Support:

Downloading updates should be set on to update automatically but this does come with its own problems. One of them being if you are a person that uses a pre-paid data service it could use up all your data and you will probably be unaware that it is happening.

Generally, Windows updates use a lot of data and if there is a problem with the particular network that you are using it could have problems due to the length of time it takes and if it is a poor network the interruptions could cause errors with the update.

 

 Windows update error 80070003

The solution applies the following versions of Microsoft Windows

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 10

Causes of Windows update error 80070003 :

  • Internet connectivity issue
  • Temp store file location contains active malware

Steps to fix the Troubleshooting Windows update error 80070003:

Updated outdated drivers in Windows:

Windows allows manually updated the divers. In case Windows 10 automatically download the new drivers or you install the new drivers from the downloaded manufacture’s website.to identify your hardware drivers and find suitable drivers from the manufactures and updated manually.

Open the system and go to the start menu.

Then enter the control panel from the search box and open it.

Here we go to click on system and security after that go to click on system.

Then open the new window and go to click on advanced system settings.

Then open the system properties window and open the hardware and go to click on device installation setting.

Finally, open the new window and click on related option and press save changes.

update outdated drivers-80070003

If you choose the former, Windows will automatically install the driver and ask you to reboot the computer afterward. The latter allows you to update the driver with the driver file that you have downloaded. This step should fix windows update error 80070003 and related errors.

Reinstall Windows update:

Open the Run Window through the Windows key+R

Then enter the services.msc in the command box and press ok.

 windows update error 8004002

Right-click Windows Update in the Services management console, and then select Stop. If you are running Windows, right-click Automatic Updates, and then select Stop.

After Windows Update stops, right-click Windows Update, and then select Start. If you are running Windows, right-click Automatic Updates, and then select Start.

Check corrupted system files:

Goto the Windows key+R and click it.

Then open the Run Window and enter the cmd in a search box after that press ok.

cmd-80070003

Then open the command prompt and type the command SFC/Scannow in the command prompt and press enter.

sfc scan results - 80070003

The system will take some time to check. Let it run for a while. If it finds any issues in “os” integrity it will automatically fix it.

Disable Windows firewall temporarily:

Open the system and goto the start menu

After that enter, the firewall in the search box then left click on the Windows firewall in control panel.

Then click on Turn on Windows Firewall on or off.

Open both firewalls like private and public.

Then set both firewalls to turn off and press ok.

firewall-80070003

After that goto the start menu and enter the cmd in the search box.

Then right-click on the cmd and select the Run as administrator and press yes.
Finally, some commands are entered in the command prompt and press enter.

regsvr32 wuapi.dll
regsvr32 wuaueng.dll
regsvr32 wucltui.dll
regsvr32 wups.dll
regsvr32 wups2.dll
regsvr32 wuweb.dll

Then finally Re-enable your firewall is on.

If the issue still persists, please initiate the chat, One of our Certified Microsoft technicians will help you. If you are having issues in upgrading/updating the operating system/office products in your computer please write us on support@microsoftliveassist.com.

We provide support for Microsoft products like Windows and Office and Outlook, we can also set up free tools provided and included with Microsoft Windows and can train you on how to use them to maintain the health of your computer.You can also ask for System Repair Image support or some Recovery help, we also restore your computer to a point when it was working fine without any issues.

Microsoft Update error code 0x80070103 in Windows 10/8/7

Error Code 0x80070103 windows 10 update issue occurs in latest Windows operating systems while updating or upgrading fails from previous versions like windows 8 and windows 7.

It also happens when your computer hardware changes before updating to the newer version of Windows 10 OS. The pic shows the error screen with error code 0x80070103 in Windows 10.

Disclaimers: Before you attempt to fix an issue with the windows update, we highly recommend you to take a registry backup and create a system restore point as a precaution method. In case if something goes wrong, we can restore your computer to the same stage and fix the issues. (In case if you not sure how to back it up, talk to an expert for assistance.)

error code 0x80070103

Microsoft Windows Update error code 0x80070103

Note: Make sure you have set correct Date and time on your computer, try to install pending updates through other available networks.Run windows update troubleshooter.

  1. Control Panel> Programs and Features.
  2. Turn Windows features on or off the check.NET framework 3.5. The pre-requisites should installed.
  3. If it is not successful uninstall the KB’s related to.NET framework 3.5 and then re-install them.
  4. Restart your computer if needed.

If the windows update error code 0x80070103 still exists, follow some more steps to fix the issue and install/upgrade/update your operating system.

You can try these solutions to fix windows update error code 0x80070103 while updating/upgrading:-

  1. Perform an SFC scan so that you can fix potentially corrupted or missing files, most of the cases this system file scan fix common issues with a file system.
  2. To do a restore to healthy previous setup with command prompt to fix potentially corrupted or missing files
  3. Using windows update troubleshooter fix it the tool, this is also a good tool to automatically fix most common issues.
  4. By cleaning SDF (Software distribution folder) for a clean slate for Windows Update or renaming so machine itself creates a fresh one in next update.
  5. Resetting PC

Simple SFC scan method for common file system issues to fix windows update error:-

The system file scanning process is very simple to try while fixing issues with Windows issues. Just follow these steps.

  • Open command prompt in admin mode, to do this Type CMD in windows start menu search and right click on CMD application to get through Run as admin option.cmd window
  • In the command prompt window, type SFC/SCANNOW and press enter
  • The scanning process takes some time to return results.

sfc scan results

Using restore healthy option to fix corrupted files:-

For most of the serious issues, and to save your time the best way to fix these critical issues are restoring to good healthy partition. Before doing this stop the windows update services.

Open the command prompt as admin (Mentioned above in SFC scan process), Then instead of running SFC scan now command type this following command in the window.

DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth

After some time your machine will be restored to good healthy state. Now you can start your Windows updates as usual.

Windows update troubleshooter/fix it tool:-

Microsoft has released several fix it tools/patches for most of the updates issues. Depends on your requirement choose a right fix it tool for your issue and run it on your machine. This will help you when there are simple issues like folder missing errors, permissions related issues.

Download fix it tool- for WINDOWS 10 click here, for window 7/8/8.1 click here.

SDF cleaning method:-

In this method, we clean and recreate the software distribution folder by deleting all temporary files in it.

  1. Go to C:/ drive, then open windows named folder in it.
  2. Open SoftwareDistribution folder (SDF)
  3. Open DataStore folder and then delete all files and folders in it.
  4. Again go back to SoftwareDistribution folder, open the Download folder and delete all files in it.

    Note: while deleting, it may prompt for admin permission. If you are logged in as an admin user. just click on ok to proceed.

Resetting Operating system:-

Follow this when you have less knowledge in Windows technology about command prompts, files and registry fixing steps.

  • If you are using Windows 10, just type in “RESET PC” in the Cortana search bar(windows start button search) and select RESET PC from the results.reset pc in windows 10
  • Then under the RESET PC, click on get started button to proceed.
  • There are two options to keep your files and complete clean. (You must take backup of your desktop files, pictures, downloads, documents before proceeding to completely clean.)

reset pc options in win10

  • After reset, you may do updates cleanly without any issue. This resetting process takes time so please do it when you don’t have any urgent work with your computer.

During installation you may encounter error 0x800f0906, 0x800f0907, or 0x800f081f, in which case refer to .NET Framework 3.5 installation error: 0x800f0906, 0x800f0907, or 0x800f081f. Note that these are possibly resolved by installing security update 3005628.