This document explains how to fix Microsoft Windows error code 0X8024001F if it is not working properly or throwing an error while installing, updating or upgrading Windows.

The error message may look like:
– Windows could not search for new updates. An error occurred while checking for new updates for your computer.
– Some updated were not installed. Failed: 74 updates
Error(s) found: Code 0X8024001F Windows update encountered an unknown error.

This solutions applies for following version of Microsoft Windows:

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 10
Error 0X8024001F Windows Update Overview
Avg. Time to Resolve Issue   30 mins
Difficulty Very Hard
Log Name: MicrosofWindowsUpdateError3286.log
Source: Service Control manager
Event ID: 6070
Operating System
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 10
Level: Warning
User: Admin
  • Faulting Application Name: Window Update Manager , version: 2.7.0513.61820, time stamp: 0×34892865
  • Faulting module name: Windows  event.dll, version: 9.4.7640.34239
  • Exception code: 0xb06b633e
  • Fault offset: 0xd06e434f
  • Faulting process ID: 0×284
  • Faulting application start time: 0x800f4g85957654
  • Faulting application path: ~<userpath>
  • Faulting module path: ~C:\Windows\System32
  • Report ID: f1a42g41-7234-36a6-6798-2959ede3e263
Also Known as
  • WindowsUpdate_0x8024001f
  • 0X8024001F
  • WindowsUpdate_0X8024001Fe
  • 0X8024001Fe
  • 0x0X8024001F
  • fehler code 0X8024001F, foutcode 0X8024001F, fejlkode 0X8024001F, code d’erreur 0X8024001F, codice di errore 0X8024001F, feil kode 0X8024001F, cod de eroare 0X8024001F, código de error 0X8024001F

Cause of 0X8024001F Windows Update Error Code

  • Slow Internet Connection
  • Junk files location is infected with active threat

How to Resolve Windows Error Code 0X8024001F

Step 1: Check Windows Firewall Settings

1. Hold Win Key + R. Run Dialogue Box will open up.
2. Type Firewall.cpl and Press OK.

3. Click on “Turn Windows Firewall On or Off
Turn Windows Firewall on or off4. In Private network Setting, select “Turn off Windows firewall (not recommended)
5. Do the same for Public Network Setting.
Disable Windows Firewall6. Press OK.
Note: After the issue is resolved you must turn the Windows Firewall on.

Step 2: Temporarily Disable any installed 3rd Party Antivirus:

Some times Antivirus/Malware/Adware programs mark Microsoft Windows installer files as Spam and block it from installing. Please refer your vendors website for disabling it temporarily. Once installation is done you can activate it again.

In most cases Microsoft Windows update error code 0X8024001F should be resolved by following above steps. If however the issue still persists it means there is some critical issue with your system which needs to be fixed manually and is recommended to be done by an experienced Computer Technician.

You can chat one-on-one with one of our Microsoft Certified Support Representative 24/7 by clicking on the Chat button.

Rate this Solution
Did this article help you?
37   1      
Last Updated: 25/01/2016
Solution ID: 736425

  • Windows Update Error 80070641 | How to fix Steps
  • Windows Update Error c1900101-3000d | How to fix Steps
  • Windows Update Error 80040154 | How to fix Steps
  • Windows Update Error 0xc1900101-0x20017 | How to fix Steps
  • Windows Update Error 8007f0f4 | How to fix Steps
  • Windows Update Error 80070020 | How to fix Steps
  • Windows Update Error 800f0902 | How to fix Steps
  • Windows Update Error 8007065e | How to fix Steps
  • Windows Update Error 0xc000000d | How to fix Steps
  • Windows Update Error 8007007e | How to fix Steps

    April 13th, 2016

    Posted In: Microsoft Windows

    LiveZilla Live Chat Software