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Windows 7: Windows Updates: error 0x800F080D

21 Dec 2014   #11

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Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)/Win10

It does indeed look good - try downloading and installing new updates now. - do a Check for Updates first.

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21 Dec 2014   #12

Windows 7 x64

Windows Updates is running fine now and installs updates without errors.

Q: What is causing these corrupted WUClient files?

Thanks for your support.
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23 Dec 2014   #13

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Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)/Win10

You're welcome.

There's a multitude of possible scenarios that can cause corrupt/missing files - and without doing detailed forensics it's usually impossible to tell which one is involved here.
It just never ceases to amaze me how resilient Windows is when you consider its complexity, and the things people do to it with malware, inept programs and registry cleaners etc.
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