Windows Update Error 800f0830-20003 | How to fix Steps
This document explains how to fix Microsoft Windows error code 800F0830-20003 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: 44 updates Error(s) found: Code 800F0830-20003 Windows update encountered an unknown error.
This solutions applies for following version of Microsoft Windows:
Faulting module name: Windows log.dll, version: 3.0.5202.18310
Exception code: 0xe03g230a
Fault offset: 0xe01c197g
Faulting process ID: 0×217
Faulting application start time: 0x800c5g05487125
Faulting application path: ~<userpath>
Faulting module path: ~C:\Windows\System32
Report ID: f7d78c14-1118-21c8-6367-9196ede3a722
Also Known as
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Cause of 800F0830-20003 Windows Update Error Code
System is infected with Virus/Adware
Junk files location is infected with active threat
How to Resolve Windows Error Code 800F0830-20003
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:Verify Windows Firewall Settings :
1. Press Windows Key + R. Run Dialogue Box will open up.
2. Enter Firewall.cpl and Click OK.
3. Click on “Turn Windows Firewall On or Off”
4. In Private network Setting, select “Turn off Windows firewall (not recommended)”
5. Do the same for Public Network Setting.
6. Press OK. Note: After the issue is resolved you must turn the Windows Firewall on.
In most cases MicrosoftWindows update error code 800F0830-20003 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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