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Windows 7: Windows update error 80073712

25 Jul 2017   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
Windows update error 80073712

Hi to all svenforums members,

It's been 3 or 4 months I've been trying to update windows without having a chance to successfully complete it. I've just discovered the sevenforums and it seems that there are helpful and talented people in here.

I've tried windows update fix and everything I could find with no positive results.

I keep getting the error code 80073712 for KB3074543 and KB3127220. I'm so desesperate.

Here is the CBS folder

Thanks !

My System SpecsSystem Spec
30 Jul 2017   #2

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10

Hello and welcome djidji47 now first up please follow this

Now before we can help we do need to know what is in your machine so please do this
System Info - See Your System Specs

or either enter the specs of your system in your forum profile the specs will appear when we click on that little box bottom left of the post screen it is for me the preferable option as it is easy. As you may appreciate it is very hard when you don’t know what one is working with for example a diesel or petrol engine.

 (pretyped to save time)

Now that error is sometimes referred to the file system being corrupted or otherwise out of whack so please run these< if necessary include the /f switch and if this does not makeany improvement then just run this switch instead /r in the commandline as per Option2

Runthese in safe mode and the sfc often best run for two to three runs –you can leave out the /r switch in ckdsk if you feel it not necessary

Do those things first then take a look at this
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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