Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Win7 Update Service Can't Start SFC can't repair wuaueng.dll

17 May 2017   #1

Win7 Update Service Can't Start SFC can't repair wuaueng.dll

I'm having a similar issue to this post Windows & Update not running

Windows Update service can't start.
C:\Windows\system32>net start wuauserv
The wuauserv service is starting.
The wuauserv service could not be started.

A system error has occurred.

System error 14082 has occurred.

The activation context activation stack for the running thread of execution is c
Can't run Windows SURT tool, KB947821, because Windows Installer isn't working.
Installer encountered an error: 0x80080005
Running SFC /SCANNOW can't repair wuaueng.dll See attached sfc detail log.

The link to NoelDP's Onedrive file isn't active anymore and I don't know which folder in C:\Windows\winsxs needs to be copied from a working computer.

Thank you for your help.

Attached Files
File Type: txt sfcdetails.txt (40.8 KB, 1 views)
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Win7 Update Service Can't Start SFC can't repair wuaueng.dll

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Windows Update service will not start
Hi all. Windows Update Service is not running. I check under services.msc its not listed. I try to start in elevated command prompt (which is attached), says the service does not exist. Ran windows update troubleshooter, and get an error (attached).
Windows Updates & Activation
Win7 64 Cannot start Windows Time service
I type: w32tm /register I get: The following error occurred: The instance name passed was not recognized as val id by a WMI data provider. (0x80071069)
General Discussion
Laptop won't start after update, can't start start up repair either
My mother in law has a toshiba satellite p775-s7100 and this morning she told me there was a toshiba update, I was on her laptop yesterday and saw there was an update for her bios, so I'm assuming she clicked the update button and messed the update up somehow. Now when we try to boot the laptop,...
General Discussion
How to repair the windows update service
I'd been struggling with my system freezing up and occasionally throwing the BSOD. The system would boot and run fine for about 2 minutes then it would act like it was being overtaxed, taking 30 seconds or more to respond to screen input. This is a i7 (64bit) processor with 4Gb of RAM and Process...
Windows Updates & Activation
Windows Update Service Will not start
So I noticed my MS Security Essentials stopped updating and then I noticed my updates werent even running. When I try to start the Automatic Update service I get Windows could not start the Windows Update service on the local machine Error 193: 0xc1 Ive been scouring the net nad running...
Windows Updates & Activation

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:17.
Twitter Facebook Google+