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Windows 7: Windows Update Installer error 0x80070005

01 Aug 2015   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
Windows Update Installer error 0x80070005

Hi All,

Well I just formatted and re-imaged my WDC Black Cavier 1tb HDD and all was going good updating security updates. Then for some reason i get and 0x80070005 restarting my system from a security update install. Have tried System Restore & System Repair. Checked services settngs tried to start windows update but gave me same error. I was able to access windows update but it took 3 to 4 minutes and when it did there was a X by the windows update header and it was RED. Could not view update history. Any help on this is appreciated

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19 Aug 2015   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit

Hello all well I can see that no one here either wants to or cannot help me with this error as I have not gotten a reply back. I thought I would be able to get this error resolved. I have read the other threads on this issue and tried some fixes but none have worked. Please help me with the problem.
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19 Aug 2015   #3
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64

I think your thread got lost because it's in the wrong place.

When it comes to Windows Updates please go here.

On that page you will find this tutorial. Complete it and start a new thread.

Windows Update Posting Instructions

Noel is are very busy expert. He will pick up your new thread as soon as possible.
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