Click Start, click Run or hit the Windows Key and the R Key at the same time.

 

For Windows XP

 

Copy and paste the .dll's below or type the following commands. Press ENTER after each command. Then click ok.

 

regsvr32 wuapi.dll
regsvr32 wuaueng.dll
regsvr32 wuaueng1.dll
regsvr32 wucltui.dll
regsvr32 wups.dll
regsvr32 wups2.dll
regsvr32 wuweb.dll 

Or you can open notepad, copy and paste the text in between the lines. Save as, Update.cmd

 

Then double click on it. Answer all seven boxes.

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regsvr32 wuapi.dll
regsvr32 wuaueng.dll
regsvr32 wuaueng1.dll
regsvr32 wucltui.dll
regsvr32 wups.dll
regsvr32 wups2.dll
regsvr32 wuweb.dll

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Attempt to run Windows Update 

 

For Windows Vista

 

 

How do I reset Windows Update components?

 

For Windows 7

 

How to Repair Windows 7 Update Issues

 

or

 

Windows Updates failing in Windows 7 {SOLUTION}

 

or

Make a system restore point.

Open notepad. Copy the information between the lines, then paste them to notepad

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regsvr32 wuapi.dll
regsvr32 wuaueng.dll
regsvr32 wups.dll
regsvr32 wups2.dll

===========================================

Save as Update.cmd

Right click on Update.cmd, left click run as administrator. Answer yes to the 4 questions.

Restart the computer and see if Windows Updates works.

WINDOWS 10

Right click start,

left click control panel,

left click troubleshooting,

left click fix problems with windows update follow the prompts.

You can also try re-registering the update dlls.

Make a system restore point.

Open notepad. Copy the information between the lines, then paste them to notepad

===========================================

regsvr32 wuapi.dll
regsvr32 wups.dll
regsvr32 wups2.dll

===========================================

Save as Update.cmd

Right click on Update.cmd, left click run as administrator. Answer yes to the 3 questions.

Restart the computer and see if Windows Updates works.

 

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