For troubleshooting, specific error code of the failure update will be helpful. You can also try the following: Click on Start menu Type in cmd Right click on cmd in list and select run as administrator copy and paste each of these commands and press enter key 1. I literally spent my entire day working on this. If the event originated on another computer, the display information had to be saved with the event. You will find it in the services window as well. Step 1 — Waiting to Revert or Force Restart If you are stuck on the error screen, then there are two options for you. It also relies on an updated servicing stack.
Apply this method if you are scared to do a force restart and have enough patience. It may take half an hour to several hours. Thank you for your help. I restarted the computer and windows started to update itself. I try several things, Safe Mode with Command Prompt, Safe Mode, Safe Mode with Networking. As you probably already know, Microsoft has from the Windows Store due an undisclosed issue that is affecting a limited number of users. Thus, I'm forced to apply each update one-by-one.
Also, I would suggest you to install all the available Windows Updates including the optional updates for drivers. Yesterday I built my first computer and I installed Windows 8. Also make sure the check under that is ticked. But then he experienced an error during the install, which is not routine. If the event originated on another computer, the display information had to be saved with the event. Eventually, a user named Marek Kusmierski found the solution: 1.
Hope this will help some of the many users affected. Are you facing Windows 8. If the event originated on another computer, the display information had to be saved with the event. In the Administrator Command Prompt window, type the following commands. This seems to validate what error 0xC1900101 - 0x40017 is commonly associated with - non Microsoft software - causing the failure to upgrade. If you have already created one previously, great! When you are finished try running the Windows Update again. Folks seem to be getting hit with a few different error codes.
Others tried to manually download the files and run them individually instead of using Windows Update, to no avail, like the guy behind this comment: Bro I feel you. Please think before you write this nonsense ok? Step 4 — Deleting Windows Update Cache At this point we are gonna delete windows update cache which may resolve the problem. Hold on to your hat. Press the Windows key , type Network problems, then select Identify and repair network problems. John Rubdy Forum Moderator Microsoft Community. Microsoft's support forum is loaded with posts complaining about issues, and so is Twitter.
He attempted rebooting and trying again, with no luck. Any suggestion to resolve this? While I'm happy to see Microsoft tweaking its Win8 formula to better suit desktop users, I'm surprised so many people are having problems installing the patch. As I mentioned earlier today,. Either the component that raises this event is not installed on your local computer or the installation is corrupted. Followed your instructions and within 15 minutes I was back together with my old friend — Windows 7. To do that, just open Start menu. Then go to Windows folder and then SoftwareDistribution folder.
Multiple users , most often centering on a failure in the installer about one third of the way through the process. Consumers across the world are still reporting that some of the updates released this year are being offered repeatedly right now, even though they seem to install just fine at the first glance. There are also issues outside the normal Windows Update mechanism. Now I'm installing the last update, but do you think that there something wrong or I need do reinstall windows again? In the list of results, swipe down on or right-click Command prompt, and then tap or click Run as administrator. How to collect the specific error code of failure update: We can do this by viewing your update history.
If you can enter safe mode, then follow the steps below. One comment attached to that article suggests the downloads aren't a silver bullet, though. Either the component that raises this event is not installed on your local computer or the installation is corrupted. This will search for Error entries. Copyright Disclaimer Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is made for -fair use- for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. Otherwise my tack would be to use ProcMon to record what happens the next time. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then click Search.