Windows Update Problem 0x8024001D

  RobCharles1981 20:34 18 Mar 2007
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When I goto the Windows update site to download all the updates I get the error code how do I fix it?

Thanks
Rob

  SANTOS7 20:47 18 Mar 2007

This 0x8024001D means " WU E INVALID UPDATE". That is, some update has non valid metadata.


1) Start > Run and type this lines. Hit ENTER key after each one:


net stop wuauserv

regsvr32 wuapi.dll

regsvr32 wups.dll

regsvr32 wuaueng.dll

regsvr32 wucltui.dll

regsvr32 msxml3.dll

net start wuauserv


Reboot Windows and go to Windows Update.


2) If this suggestion does not help, Start > Run and write net stop wuauserv

Locate in your hard disk "SoftwareDistribution" folder and delete its content
Then Start > Run and type net start wuauserv


Restart Windows and go to Windows Update.

  rdave13 20:48 18 Mar 2007

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  RobCharles1981 20:58 18 Mar 2007

Give this ago now

  RobCharles1981 21:09 18 Mar 2007

Thank you Santos7 your suggestions worked a Gem
Tick this as Resolved.

Rob

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