Steps to Run Windows Update Troubleshooter

Today we will share a step-by-step guide on Running Windows Update Troubleshooter on your Windows 10 Device.

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The majority of the errors on the Windows operating system occur when trying to Update windows.

Since numerous Error codes prevent you from downloading and installing the latest updates, Microsoft has provided an inbuilt tool to fix minor issues on your system.


How to Run Windows Update Troubleshooter


Windows Update Troubleshooter can be used on your system to diagnose your PC for problems and tell you the fix for the issue.

So, how exactly can you use the Windows Update Troubleshooter on your own to fix several Error codes while trying to update windows?


How to Run Windows Update Troubleshooter?

I will try to keep this guide as simple as I can. I will also add pictures to explain the steps in detail. So that even a newbie can understand and perform them on their own.

You are required to Run a Windows update troubleshooter if you have issues downloading and installing the latest available updates.

Step 1: Go to Settings by clicking on Start and then Settings.
OR You can also Press Combination of Windows + I keys to Open Settings.

Step 2: From the Settings window, click on Update and Security.


Update and Security


Step 3: From the left panel, Click on Troubleshoot and then Click on Additional Troubleshooters from the Right.

Additional Troubleshooter


Step 4: Select Windows Update from the list to Reveal the option of Run the Troubleshooter.


Run the Troubleshooter


Step 5: Once you run the Troubleshooter, it will Start and Detect problems on your system.


Detecting Problems


Step 6: If the tool finds any issues with your system, you will be shown Apply this Fix option. All you have to do now is to click on it.

Now, you have successfully Used the Windows Update Troubleshooter tool. It’s time to go back and try to Update your PC.

If there were minor issues with your system preventing smooth Installation of the update, then it must be fixed by now.

Running this tool alone may and may not always be helpful. You may be required to perform other things to finally get rid of the Windows Update error on your System.


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