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Windows 7: Error 8050800c definitions Windows defender

07 Nov 2018   #1
Hijin25

Windows 7 Profesional 64 Bits
 
 
Error 8050800c definitions Windows defender

Greetings.

I'm getting error 8050800c when I try to update the definitions of Windows defender.

Finished doing a clean reinstall of Windows 7 64 bits, all other updates are installed correctly.

This is the only one that gives an error. I have run virus and malware scans and everything looks clean.

Will they know that this error may be causing? Thanks beforehand for your attention.


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07 Nov 2018   #2
Jeyneko

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Have you tried deleting the softwaredistribution folder and redownload the WD definitions? The only conclusion I can make from the extremely vague information I could get off the internet about this error code, is that it is an 'unexpected' problem and may be a corrupted update during download.
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07 Nov 2018   #3
Hijin25

Windows 7 Profesional 64 Bits
 
 

Thanks for the suggestion, but there was no difference in deleting the folder you mentioned.
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4 Weeks Ago   #4
Snick

Win 10 x64, Linux Lite, Win 7 x64, BlackArch, Kali, VMWare Workstation Player, OpenVPN
 
 

Deleting the Software Distribution folder is Never a resolution. Perhaps, renaming it, under rare circumstances after perusing the relevant logs which we don't have currently.
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4 Weeks Ago   #5
YMK

Windows 7 Pro 64bit
 
 

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