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: Windows Update Error 80072EE2

25 Apr 2010   #11
LumpyMoose

Windows 7
 
 

Vipre Antivirus + Antispyware :P


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
25 Apr 2010   #12
Crispy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Service Pack 1 (Build 6.1.7601)
 
 

Try uninstalling it and reinstalling.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 Apr 2010   #13
LumpyMoose

Windows 7
 
 

Ive changed my AV now, but now the error is 80072EFD.. :S i read about it, again its like telling to add those http things to a firewall my new AV uses a different firewall, so could someone tell me how to add those HTTP's to the exception list?

P.S, im using Avira Premium Suite :P
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

29 Apr 2010   #14
LumpyMoose

Windows 7
 
 

Anyone?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
29 Apr 2010   #15
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

Click on Internet Options in the Control Panel, then click on the 'Advanced' tab .... are these HTTP settings checked?


Attached Images
Windows Update Error 80072EE2-internet-properties.jpg 
My System SpecsSystem Spec
29 Apr 2010   #16
LumpyMoose

Windows 7
 
 

Yup, they already were
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 May 2010   #17
LumpyMoose

Windows 7
 
 

Anynbody any other ideas..? ive even tried disabling Avira (premium suite) to get updates and still just error 80072EFD it's really irritating me now... anything else i can do..?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 May 2010   #18
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

try this ... Remove any Internet Explorer proxy server settings
  1. In Internet Explorer, click Tools and then click Internet Options.
  2. In the Internet Options dialog box, go to the Connections tab.
  3. Click LAN Settings…
  4. Untick the Use a proxy server for your LAN (These settings will not apply to dial-up or VPN connections) checkbox.
  5. Click OK and OK again Internet Options
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 May 2010   #19
LumpyMoose

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jacee View Post
try this ... Remove any Internet Explorer proxy server settings
  1. In Internet Explorer, click Tools and then click Internet Options.
  2. In the Internet Options dialog box, go to the Connections tab.
  3. Click LAN Settings…
  4. Untick the Use a proxy server for your LAN (These settings will not apply to dial-up or VPN connections) checkbox.
  5. Click OK and OK again Internet Options
It was already unticked dude >.<

EDIT : Now its gone back to the original error 80072EE2 >.<
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 May 2010   #20
LumpyMoose

Windows 7
 
 

Any ideas... its gone back to being 80072EE2.. (btw im not using avira anymore, im using Kaspersky Pure)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Windows Update Error 80072EE2




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Windows Update , error code 80072EE2
I could not update my Windows 7 for last month. Usually I get this error or checking for update is infinite. I did not change any of my hardware nor the router. I did not change my firewall and I use microsoft security essentials. Please reply :D
Windows Updates & Activation
Windows Update Error 80072EE2
I have a notebook ACER 5738G Which came with preinstalled Windows 7 Home Premium x64. I've been getting windows updates automatically in my university hostels through proxy and they worked fine. Now at home I have a DSL Connection which has gotten no proxy and my windows updates fail. Help...
Windows Updates & Activation
Windows 7 won't update error code 80072EE2
Hi, I can't get updates as evidenced by the error code above. Any other info needed? thanks casey
Windows Updates & Activation
Windows Update error 80072EE2
I am using Windows 7 ultimate 32-bit activated.When I try to run windows update error 80072EE2 occour.
Windows Updates & Activation
Windows Update Error 80072EE2
Hi all, I know this question has been posted many times. But all the solutions I find don't work for me. Well, every time I try to use Windows update, I get the error code 80072EE2. This is also the case with my anti-virus software (Norton 360). I go to update Norton 360 but it stays at 0% and...
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 00:15.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App