Lots of updates releasing by the Microsoft to fix Windows 10 bugs and other issues, but sometimes you may face error or any other issue while trying to download the released Updates.
In this blog we will discuss about an specific error 0x8024002e that appear when user try to check for any updates, in sort when user try to run Windows Update Service then they will get an error message which block this service from running.
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About Error Code 0x8024002e
This error code describes that the Windows update service which helps us to check for any latest updates has been Blocked or is not Running/Working. In order to solve this you have to find out if any other installed apps is blocking it.
Tricks to Fix Error 0x8024002e in Windows 10
As above discussed that this error occurs because of the windows update service not working properly or blocked by any other apps/service. Below some fixes are given to solve this issue, apply them carefully in order to get rid of Error Code 0x8024002e.
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Trick 1: Try to Set Windows Update Property to Automatic:
It is found that if windows update property is set to manual then you might face Error code 0x8024002e in windows 10, try to change the Windows update property. Set this service property to Automatic. apply the below given steps:
Step 1: Open Task manager.
Step 2: Click on the Services Tab -> find “Open Services” present at the bottom of the Window.
Step 3: A new Window will appea, now scroll down and double click on “Windows Update” option from the list. Property Windows will appear.
Step 4: Choose Automatic for Start up type as shown in Below image. Click on Apply, Start and then Ok.
Step 5: Restart your system.
After it, verify that the applied steps are working or not. Go to windows update and check for updates and see if you are still getting the Error or not.
Trick 2: Disable Antivirus Program.
If your computer or laptop have any antivirus program then disable it and see if that helps. Sometime antivirus application may block the update service and you will face this kind of issue., so it is recommended that uninstall or disable the installed antivirus or any other computer security program in order to solve this issue.
But without antivirus program your system is unprotected, so after checking for updates and installing them again install or enable the antivirus program.