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Windows 7: Windows Update error code 8024402F

14 Apr 2012   #31
sonyenbai

Win7 home Premium
 
 

Hi all
you can open network and sharing Center, view your active networks, set network location and change from Home network to Work network Ok and restart it ok 100%.


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20 Aug 2015   #32
PantsRtight

Windows 10 Pro
 
 
32/64-bit

We accidentally installed 64bit Windows on a machine and ran into this issue. Installed 32 bit and Windows Update successfully checked and installed updates. I had not seen this posted anywhere else so I thought I'd leave this here.
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10 May 2017   #33
Win7User1956

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

I know this is an old thread, but so am I.

I just finished an install of Win7 HP 64bit, and ran into the the same issue the with error code 8024402F when attempting to run WinUpdate. What worked for me was to first update Internet Explorer from version 8 (which was on the install CD/DVD) to version 11. It was a lengthy process (I thought the PC had hung up, because the progress bar wasn't moving for over 10 minutes), and once the update had finished downloading, I was prompted to reboot the PC. Not only did it update IE to version 11, it also updated some other portions of Win7, because after the reboot, WinUpdate worked fine without errors.
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1 Week Ago   #34
dano2509

All
 
 
2008R2 same symptoms

@Win7User1956 TY SIR!! I was stuck with windows update hanging at download, deleted contents of download folder and was left with error code specified in topic. Ran the standalone IE11 installer and upon reboot WU is working properly.
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