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Windows can't check for updates

Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by hy0n, Mar 19, 2009.

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  1. hy0n

    hy0n Thread Starter

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    Until recently, my Windows has been automatically updating by itself and has had no problems. Now it says that, "Windows can't check for updates" and it gives me ERROR CODE: 80070005

    I messed around with my MSConfig, but I'm not sure if that's what has caused it, because I checked any program with relevance to updating Windows. Sorry I cannot provide any more info.

    hy0n
     
  2. Gandalf_the_Grey

    Gandalf_the_Grey

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    Hi hy0n,

    Are you logged in with Administrator privileges?
    Can you download update manually?
     
  3. lildragon

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