This document explains how to fix Microsoft Windows error 80244016 or 0x80244016 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 -KB29193
55 Error(s) found: Code 80244016 Windows update encountered an unknown error.
This solutions applies for following version of Microsoft Windows:
Faulting module name: Windows log.dll, version: 4.2.9838.69729
Exception code: 0xc05g418b
Fault offset: 0xe04a489e
Faulting process ID: 0×619
Faulting application start time: 0x800e9c67261346
Faulting application path: ~<userpath>
Faulting module path: ~C:\Windows\System32
Report ID: d3e44f57-8784-12e9-4953-1315edg2e971
Also Known as
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Cause of 80244016 Windows Update Error Code
Incompatible Internet proxy configuration
System Level Conflict
Steps to resolve Windows Error Code 80244016
Step 1: Temporarily Disable Windows Firewall Setting
1. Hold Windows Key + R. Run Dialogue Box will open up.
2. Enter Firewall.cpl and Press 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.
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 80244016 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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