[FIX] Windows Update Installation Failure Error Codes 0x80246007, 0x80246008, 800b0100 | Can’t Install Microsoft Windows 10 Update

First, I decided to go to online store and click on buy new Windows or to buy home windows online. But after getting Windows news that Windows 10 is a FREE UPGRADE; I had upgraded to Windows 10 and started to update it automatically without using any windows installation tool. Inbuilt window downloader did all and I got new OS, and I am really thankful to Microsoft windows developer not only for free window installation but also for the free windows antivirus. But later on, I got stuck at Window bugs by showing Windows 10 Installation or Upgrade Failed Errors Code 0x80246008 or 0x80246007. If you are searching for; "Windows 10 couldn't be installed" Error code 80070005, I get error code 0x80070643, update installation error: "0x80070643", windows updates failing 0x80246008, 0x80246008 win8, windows update error code 800b0100, error code 8000ffff, code 80246007 windows 10, windows failed to install the following update with error 0x80246007 or windows error code 80070002 or how to fix Windows 10 update installation has failed then you are arrived at right page. Learn how to fix Windows 10 update install error and other similar errors.
[SOLVED] Error Codes 0x80246008 or Any When Downloading Updates From Windows 10 Update or Microsoft Update
[SOLVED] Error Codes When Downloading Updates From Windows 10 Update or Microsoft Update
Previously we have seen the Problem of Restart Loop Error After Update To Windows 10 and its solution. It was helpful for lots of, but suddenly another error comes into picture in updating Windows 10. And this tutorial will tell you how to get rid of this error.

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SOLVED & FIX Error Code on Windows 10 Update Installation: 0xC1900208 – 0x4000C, X80246008, 0x80070070 – 0x50011, 0x80070070 – 0x50012 and 0x80070070 – 0x60000, error 0xC004C003, 0x8024001e, 8024600A, 0xC004F061, 80240020, 0x80200056, 0x800F0923, 0x80073712, 0x80200056, 0x800F0922, 0xC1900200 – 0x20008, 0xC1900202 – 0x20008, 0x80240020, 0x80246017, 8024402C, 0x8024001E, 80240020 / 8024402c, 8007003, 80240031, 0x800488AB , 0x8007002C – 0x400D, 0x80073712, 0x8024001e, Error 0x800706d9

After installing the latest build for Windows 10, you might experience an issue where a new Build shows available, but when you attempt to download and install, it gives an error message with above-mentioned codes. You can find the error code for the failed update by viewing your update history.

Not able to download any updates or use the Windows store since installing Windows 10 by means of getting the message of Windows 10 failed to install error Code 80240020 or 0X80246008 or 0x8024001e or KB3074683 or KB3001652 or X80246007 or any code. If you receive the error when you download updates from Windows Update or Microsoft Update, you might need to restart the Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) or the Windows Event Log service.

RESTART the Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS)

  1. Open Administrative Tools from Control Panel >> Services.
  2. Background Intelligent Transfer Service >> Right-click the Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) service, and then click Properties >> General tab, next to Startup type, make sure that Automatic (Delayed Start) is selected.
  3. Next to Service status, check to see if the service is started. If it's not, click Start.
  4. Click OK to close the Properties dialog box.
  5. Then find Windows Event Log service >> Right-click the Windows Event Log service, and then click Properties >> General tab, next to Startup type, make sure that Automatic is selected.
  6. Next to Service status, check to see if the service is started. If it's not, click Start.
    If you getting error go to next method to start BITS shown bellow.
  7. RESTART Windows.
  8. Check update.

Start BITS:

  1. Go to Start >> Run >> regedit
  2. Locate the following registry subkey:
  3. If the FilesNotToBackup key exists, then skip to step.
    If that does not exist, we need to create key by following steps: Right-click BackupRestore >> New >> Key >> Type FilesNotToBackup and then press ENTER.
  4. Exit Registry Editor.
  5. Start >> Run >> services.msc >> Double-click Background Intelligent Transfer Service >> General tab >> click Start.

If you continue having problems upgrading or installing Windows 10 then follow these steps

What these error means is, your Windows 10 installation folder is either unfinished or corrupted. Now, how do you fix that?
  • Go to "C Drive >> Windows >> SoftwareDistribution >> Download >> delete everything in that folder.
  • Don't delete DOWNLOAD folder, only its content has to be deleted.

Still didn't solved getting error codes while installing Windows 10 Updates

Some critical error need deep registry editing: Here is the further solution:
  1. Go to Start >> Run >> regedit
  2. Locate the following registry subkey:
  • Locate BranchName and make sure it shows: FBL_AWESOME1501. If it doesn't, change it.
    If there is no BranchName Then you need to create new key with that name and value shown.
  • Locate ThresholdRiskLevel and change it to: low.
    If there is no ThresholdRiskLevel Then you need to create new key with that name and value shown.
  • Find ThresholdInternal and delete it.
  • Find ThresholdOptedIn and delete it.

Windows Update error 737D

If you receive error 737D when you try to install Windows updates, a previous update for Microsoft SQL Server 2005 did not finish installing. To complete the installation of Microsoft SQL Server 2005, follow these steps:
  1. Open Programs and Features by clicking the Start button , clicking Control Panel, clicking Programs, and then clicking Programs and Features.
  2. Select Microsoft SQL Server 2005, and then click Change.
  3. In the Currently installed programs list, select Microsoft SQL Server 2005, and then click Change.
  4. In the Component Selection window, select Database Engine, and then click Next.
  5. In the Feature Maintenance window, select Database Engine, and then click Next.
  6. In the Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Setup window, click Next.
  7. In the System Configuration Check window, click Next.
  8. In the Change or Remove Instance window, click Complete the suspended installation.
  9. In the Error and Usage Report Settings window, click Next.
  10. In the Ready to Update window, click Install.
  11. In the Setup Progress window, click Next.
  12. Click Finish.

[Update 2-Jun-2016]

Fix Windows Update error 0x800706d9

I discovered from troubleshooting windows updates catalog that this error links to Windows Firewall. I saw several Windows 10 user's support sections on one of these common 0x800706d9 errors on the Microsoft site that the fix is to re-enable Windows Firewall in Services.

1. Go to Control Pannel >> Services >> Windows Firewall >> Right-click >> select Properties >> set startup to Automatic >> and click Start.

2. Check again to update windows... You should now be able to update Windows.

Now check your windows update... After this update has completed, open Windows Update and search for additional updates for your computer.

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