Error 80072ee7 while installing Windows Updates

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Windows Update error 80072ee7

Windows Update error 80072ee7 when you try to install Windows Updates.

Scenario:

The cause of Windows Update error 80072ee7 is that the IP address for the Windows Update service can change each time you check for updates, but some add-on programs for Windows add static address entries to the Hosts file. A static IP address for Windows Update will prevent your computer from getting updates.

Resolution steps:

Follow the below steps to fix the issue with the Windows Update error 80072ee7.Watch Full Movie Online Streaming Online and Download

Step 1: Remove static IP addresses for the Windows Update website.

  1. Click ‘Start’ and then click ‘My Computer’.
  2. Double click ‘C: drive’.
  3. Double click ‘Windows Folder’.
  4. Double click ‘System32 Folder’.
  5. Double click ‘Drivers Folder’.
  6. Double click ‘etc Folder’.
  7. Locate a file ‘Hosts’.
  8. Right click the Hosts file and then click ‘Open’.
  9. Choose ‘Notepad’ to open the file.
  10. Check if ‘# sign’ appears next to each ‘Windows Update IP Address’ and ‘Host Name’ entry. If not then either ‘Delete’ the entry or ‘Add’ the ‘# sign’.
  11. Save the Hosts File.
  12. Again try to run ‘Windows Update’.

Step 2: If you continue to see this error automatically diagnose and fix common problems with Windows Update.

Method 1:

a. To automatically reset Windows Update components, click Fix it, and then follow the on- screen instruction.

For Windows 8, 7

Below Fix It 50202 works in Windows XP, Vista and 7 only.

OR

b. Download and run the System Update Readiness Tool from the below link.

Link: https://www.microsoft.com/en-in/download/details.aspx?id=20858

c. Reboot the computer and Install Windows updates again.

Method 2: Click on “Download “to download Reset_Windows_Update_Full.bat files and run it as administrators reboot the computer and check for updates and install them.

Step 3: Run tweaking tool or repair / reinstall the Windows.

Tweaking tool Link: http://www.tweaking.com/files/setups/tweaking.com_windows_repair_aio_setup.exe

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