This document explains how to fix Microsoft Windows error 8007002C-3000D or 0x8007002C-3000D 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 updates were not installed. Failed: 14 updates
Error(s) found: Code 8007002C-3000D 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 8007002C-3000D Windows Update Overview
Avg. Time to Resolve Issue   45 mins
Difficulty Very Hard
Log Name: MicrosofWindowsUpdateError4420.log
Source: Service Control manager
Event ID: 7660
Operating System
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 10
Level: Critical Error
User: Admin
  • Faulting Application Name: Window Update Manager , version: 4.9.6983.42426, time stamp: 0×52728015
  • Faulting module name: Windows  event.dll, version: 2.1.5038.04282
  • Exception code: 0xd08d425f
  • Fault offset: 0xd05e577e
  • Faulting process ID: 0×260
  • Faulting application start time: 0x800e9c79712520
  • Faulting application path: ~<userpath>
  • Faulting module path: ~C:\Windows\System32
  • Report ID: e5c61f75-7965-62b4-5183-9348ebb6d879
Also Known as
  • WindowsUpdate_8007002c-3000d
  • 8007002C-3000D
  • WindowsUpdate_8007002C-3000De
  • 8007002C-3000De
  • 0x8007002C-3000D
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Cause of 8007002C-3000D Windows Update Error Code

  • Windows Firewall Issue
  • Temp files location contains active threat

Steps to resolve Windows Error 8007002C-3000D

Step 1: 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.

Step 2: Check if your network is behind Proxy

1. Hold Win Key + R and Enter “CMD” (without quotes)
2. Hit Enter key
Office Resolve Error Proxy Check 3. In command Prompt Copy following commands (Simply select the command and hold ctrl+c and press ctrl+v in command prompt)

 netsh winhttp import proxy source=ie 

Check Proxy Setting

Note: You will need Administrator Access to Run the above command. Simply Right Click on CMD button and select “Run as Administrator

If you get the message “Direct Access (no proxy server)“, continue to the next step otherwise disable proxy from Network Settings.

 You can contact our 24×7 Live support for any help during the whole process. 

In most cases Microsoft Windows update error 8007002C-3000D 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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Last Updated: 26/02/2016
Solution ID: 204620

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