Windows Update error 8024402f, 80244016 or c80003fa generally appears when user tries to update PC or check for any update. It may be happens when connection between your computer and the Windows Update servers gets interrupted.
To fix this issue an official patch is released by the Microsoft, you can fix this type of issue with the help of Windows Update Troubleshooter. Download this official patch and repair Windows 8.1 update error with ease.
But sometime this patch get failed to solve the issue, if you are unable to get rid of this update error by applying the given patch then you have to fix it manually by applying below given steps.
The fix Windows 8.1 Update Error 8024402F you have to execute the given four steps carefully.
Step 1: Modify the Windows Updates Settings
Open the control panel (Windows->Settings -> Control Panel).
In the Control panel click on the Windows Update and then, choose change setting present in the left column.
Step 2: Disable everything
Set your Windows Updates settings to “Never Check for Updates“. Turn off the “Give me recommended updates the same way I receive important updates” and the “Give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update Windows” features by removing the checkmark on both.
Step 3: Try to execute a manual Update
To run the update process manually, choose the “Check for updates” and perform a Windows Update manually.
Step 4: Rollback all the steps
After the competition of update process, restart your PC or laptop and rollback all the modification done by you. Open Control Panel >Windows Update and undo all the modifications.
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