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Windows 7: Error Code 80072EFE

08 Dec 2010   #1
wyrman

Windows 7
 
 
Error Code 80072EFE

Windows will not update and hasn't for 3 months. I'm lost. All help would be appreciated. Thanks Wyrman


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08 Dec 2010   #2
Lemur

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer
 
 

Welcome to SF.

You can try manually updating your computer:

WindizUpdate
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08 Dec 2010   #3
wyrman

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lemur View Post
Welcome to SF.

You can try manually updating your computer:

WindizUpdate
I apprecaite your repy. I'm courious to know why this is happening.
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08 Dec 2010   #4
James Colbert

 
 

Here's Microsoft's take on it. There's a lot of information with some specific steps about halfway down the page, past the error code list:

You may encounter temporary connection-related errors when you use Windows Update or Microsoft Update to install updates


James
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09 Dec 2010   #5
JMH

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by wyrman View Post
Windows will not update and hasn't for 3 months. I'm lost. All help would be appreciated. Thanks Wyrman
Hello Wyrman

Have you tried to shut down and reboot your internet connection?
{Sometimes it can just be a bad connection.}

Is your Security software interfering?

If nothing helps you could reset your router to factory default.

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