How to Fix Windows 10 Update Error 0x8024402F?

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Are you getting the following Windows 10 Update Error when you try to update windows from Microsoft server?

There were some problems installing updates, but we’ll try again later. If you keep seeing this and want to search the web or contact support for information, this may help: (0x8024402f)

Of course, you are searching for the solution how to fix this problem. Not only you, but thousands of Windows 10 users are searching for the same answer. That’s why our team did complete live research and presented solutions to fix it. Here, in this article, I am going to give you all the possible ways to fix this error effectively.

 

Solution

Method 1: Fix using Advanced System Repair Plus

The most of the common reason behind windows update failed is corrupted or damaged system files like DLL files, EXE files, sys files etc. There are thousands of tiny system files are there that work specific task. If one of the files gets replaced, deleted or damaged then you may get windows update error 0x8024402F.

Download and Install Advanced System Repair Tool and scan your PC. It has the large database with 25 million of files. It will find all the damaged or deleted system files and reinstall them with the fresh one. After, optimizing with Advanced System Repair Tool, try to install windows update again.

Method 2: Clean Boot Mode

Did you try to install updates in Clean Boot Mode? Clean Boot is the special booting process in windows that disable all the unnecessary drivers and software. You can start PC in clean boot mode by following ways:

a. Open Run Windows and type msconfig and press Enter.

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b. Click on Service Tab and check “Hide all Microsoft Item”. After that disable all the remaining items.

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c. Go to Startup tab and click Open Task Manager Link and Disable all the startup item.

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Now Restart Your PC. Next, your pc will start using only recommended software and drivers. Now, try to update Microsoft Windows 10 and hopefully you won’t get any issues.

Method 3: Repair Network Problems

Most of the times Network problems also cause the 0x8024402F error so, you must repair Network Issues using the following links. In this article, I have explained how to reset network and repair network problem step by step and with the pictorial guide.

How to Identify and Repair Network Problem in Windows 7/8/10

Method 4: Uncheck “Give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update Windows”

Step 1: Go to Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update > Advanced Option

 

Step 2: Uncheck “Give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update Windows”

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After that, try to update again and hopefully, you will not get the Windows Update Error 0x8024402F.

Method 5: Disable Proxy Server

Most of the time Proxy Server also creates problems in Windows Updates. Disable Proxy Server and try to run internet directly via wifi or modem. Here, is the steps to disable proxy server.

Step 1: Go to Settings > Network & Internet > Proxy

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Step 2: Turn off the Proxy Server

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Method 6: Run Windows Update Troubleshooter

Windows Update Troubleshooter works fine in most cases and if you are lucky you can fix Update Error 0x8024402F in one go.

a. Go to start > menu and search for troubleshooting.

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b. Click on “Fix Problems with Windows Update” under System and Security.

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c. Troubleshoot windows will open. Now click Next to start Troubleshooting Process.

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Method 7: Turn Off Antivirus and Windows Firewall

Yes, I repeat, Turn Off Antivirus and Windows Firewall and then try to update Windows 10. Windows Firewall and Antivirus are very strict and if they found any suspicious incoming connection then instantly block them and so cause Windows Update Error 0x8024402F.

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Summary:

In this article, I have tried to explain all the possible ways by which one can easily fix Windows Update Error 0x8024402F. If you got another solution to fix the same problem please specify in the comment section so that our reader can take advantage of your great knowledge. Thanks.

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