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Windows 7: KB3068708 ends with error 80073712

23 Nov 2015   #1

Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit
KB3068708 ends with error 80073712


I got a new Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit Dell notebook.
While installing all missing updates I get the error 80073712 with KB3068708.
Can you help me?
I attached the log files.

Thanks a lot

My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 Nov 2015   #2

Win 7 Home Premium x64/Linux Lite 2.6 x64

Hi mrtaunus & welcome to sevenforums

  1. Download SFCFix.exe (by niemiro) and save this to your Desktop
  2. Download the below file,, and save this to your Desktop. Ensure that this file is named - do not rename it
    Save any open documents and close all open windows
  3. On your Desktop, you should see two files: SFCFix.exe and
  4. Drag the file onto the file SFCFix.exe and release it
  5. SFCFix will now process the script
  6. Upon completion, a files should be created on your Desktop: SFC.txt.
  7. Attach SFC.txt. please

Attached Files
File Type: zip (451.1 KB, 2 views)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Nov 2015   #3

Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit

Hi wbwn353,

thanks a lot for your help.

Yesterday the harddisk died and I will send the notebook back to the seller.
Maybe I'll be more lucky with the replacemant.

Best regards
My System SpecsSystem Spec

27 Nov 2015   #4

Win 7 Home Premium x64/Linux Lite 2.6 x64

Was going to suggest you run a HDD check.

Sorry to hear about HDD, however, it resolves you issue, HDD should be replaced & notebook returned.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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