Re: windows update error 80070424
this works on 32bit vista only i think
"TaurArian [MS-MVP]" wrote:
> Click Start, select run, type: regsvr32 wuaueng.dll
> if that doesn't do the trick:-
> Verify that BITS is correctly configured and started:
> 1. Click Start, click Run, type services.msc, and then click OK.
> 2. Double-click Background Intelligent Transfer Service.
> 3. In the Startup type box, click Manual, and then click Apply.
> 4. Click the Log On tab, and then verify that the service is enabled in every hardware
> profile that is listed. If the service is disabled in one or more hardware profiles, click
> the hardware profile, click Enable, and then click Apply.
> 5. Click the General tab, and then click Start.
> If that's all okay, then perhaps:-
> 1. Click Start.
> 2. Choose Run.
> 3. In the Run box, type (pressing okay after the command) :-
> Regsvr32 QMGR.DLL
> also see
> You cannot turn on the Automatic Updates feature on a Windows XP Service Pack 2-based
> The Automatic Updates feature is turned off in the Security Center. Additionally, you
> cannot turn on the Automatic Updates feature.
> When you try to install updates from the Microsoft Windows Update Web site, you may
> receive an error message that resembles the following:
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> "Pete" <Pete@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> | hey everybody. I got a serious problem I can't activate my windows update and
> | as soon as I'm trying to update manual I'm getting this error 80070424.
> | nowhere is mentioned what this error code means and how to solve it. So if
> | anyone has a solution, please give a comment
> | - thx, Pete