Windows Update Error 0x80240036 | How to fix Steps
This document explains how to fix Microsoft Windows error code 0X80240036 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: 24 updates. Error(s) found: Code 0X80240036 Windows update encountered an unknown error.
This solutions applies for following version of Microsoft Windows:
Faulting module name: Windows update.dll, version: 6.6.1949.91023
Exception code: 0xb02g288e
Fault offset: 0xe05a503f
Faulting process ID: 0×868
Faulting application start time: 0x800e0c43481129
Faulting application path: ~<userpath>
Faulting module path: ~C:\Windows\System32
Report ID: g6f34e54-9282-56e9-5589-5776ggf4d958
Also Known as
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Cause of 0X80240036 Windows Update Error Code
Windows Firewall Issue
Temporary files location contains active malware
How to Resolve Windows Error Code 0X80240036
Step 1: Disable any installed Antivirus/Malware/Adware Program Temporarily
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.
Step 2:Check System Integrity
1. In Start Searchbox type “CMD” (without quotes)
2. Click on CMD
3. In command Prompt Copy following commands (Simply select the command and hold Ctrl+C and press Ctrl+V in command prompt)
The system will take some time to check. Let it run for a while. If it finds any issues in “operating system” integrity it will automatically fix it.
Note: You will need Administrator Access to Run the above command. Simply Right Click on cmd button and select “Run as Administrator”
In most cases MicrosoftWindows update error 0X80240036 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.
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