Windows Update Error 8024402C

1. Run services.msc as administrator.

2. Find the Windows Update service and Stop it.

2. Open C:Windows and rename the SoftwareDistribution folder to something like SoftwareDistribution.old.

3. Restart the Windows Update service.

4. Check for Updates, it will take some time.

6. You can then delete the SoftwareSistribution.old folder.

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