Assuming you have WinXP.
This error code translates to ERROR_INTERNET_CANNOT_CONNECT. This could be caused by
firewall software blocking the Windows Update Site.
You may receive an "Error 0x80072EE2," "Error 0x80072EE7," "Error 0x80072EFD," "Error
0x80072F76," or "Error 0x80072F78" error message when you try to use the Windows Update
Web site or the Microsoft Update Web site
When searching for available updates on the Update site, you see the 0x80072EE7 error
You may receive an error message when you search for available updates on the Windows
Update Web site or on the Microsoft Update Web site
0x80072EE7 error code
If you receive Windows Update error 80072ee7 while checking for updates, you might need to
change or remove static IP addresses for the Windows Update service. Addresses are stored
in an operating system file, called the Hosts file.
TaurArian [MVP] 2005-2008 - Australia
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"Vaishali Jain (India)" <Vaishali Jain (India)@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
| Everytime i check for updates i recieve the error no. 0c80072EE7.
| i have tried my level best to resolve it but could not succeed.
| Kindly help me out.
| I am not able to update my system for past 2 months.
| thanx a lot