Run Windows Update Troubleshooter on Windows 10

We have already reported countless Windows Update problems on our Windows blog and always try to provide you with the right solution for a specific Windows Update error code .

In this post we would like to show you how you can basically encounter problems with Windows updates under Windows 10. Microsoft has its own

Troubleshoot Windows updates

integrated in Windows 10, with which the user can eliminate fundamental problems with the integrated Windows Update function. The system is checked for numerous update problems and adjustments are made so that no further update problems or error codes should occur.

Start Windows Update Troubleshooter

You can find the Windows Update Troubleshooter in the Windows Settings app

under the point

Update and security

and then in the subitem


We have shown you this area here once.

Run Windows Update Troubleshooter

As you can see, Windows Update Troubleshooter is supposed to solve problems that prevent Windows from updating. After clicking

Run troubleshooter

Windows 10 immediately begins examining the Windows installation.

Windows update problems are determined - diagnosis is initialized

Update problems are determined and a diagnosis is carried out. If the update troubleshooting now finds errors in the Windows 10 system, they will be corrected automatically.

Pending system changes have been detected that require a restart

This update error diagnosis is then acknowledged at the end with the following message when update problems have been found and eliminated.

Pending system changes have been detected that require a restart.
You must restart the computer and then run Windows Update again.

Thus, the Windows Update Troubleshooter is a wonderful tool to eliminate any existing Windows Update problems in your Windows 10 installation. It should usually be the first point of contact after receiving a Windows Update error message.

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