This document explains how to fix Microsoft Windows error code 8024001F or 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 updates were not installed. Failed: 93 updates Error(s) found: Code 8024001F Windows update encountered an unknown error.
This solutions applies for following version of Microsoft Windows:
Faulting module name: Windows error.dll, version: 6.2.0132.66303
Exception code: 0xc04e380b
Fault offset: 0xc04f090g
Faulting process ID: 0×566
Faulting application start time: 0x800e7e07725446
Faulting application path: ~<userpath>
Faulting module path: ~C:\Windows\System32
Report ID: c2e81c98-1293-14b6-9382-3845cae9e913
Also Known as
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Cause of 8024001F Windows Update Error Code
Junk store location is infected with active threat
How to fix Windows Error Code 8024001F
Step 1: Check Proxy Server Settings
1. Press Win Key + R. Run Dialogue Box will open up.
2. Enter CMD and Click OK.
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
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.
Step 2: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.
In most cases MicrosoftWindows update error code 8024001F 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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