Fix Windows Update Error Code 0x800704C7

A lot of trouble has been caused due to Microsoft’s free upgrade to Windows 8 offer e.g. Windows Update Error Code 0x800704C7. This has exposed some of the key system usage style of the users in general. They tend to not keep update of their OS, use pirated or OEM copies. And overlook some basic problems that could be resolved easily, but prolonging it gets them into trouble. What they fail to realize is that this only cost their own pockets.


{Compatible with Windows 8, 7, XP, ME, Vista, 98, 2000 (32/64)
File Size: 4.9MB Download Time: <(dsl, 2sec, dialup 2min)>}

Try using Advanced System Repair Tool alternatively to solve the problem automaticallly.

Anyway, this is how you should try resolving the Windows Update Error Code 0x800704C7.

Solution –

Method 1: To reset Store Cache.

  • Press the Windows+ R keys on your keyboard to open the Run dialog.
  • Type WSReset.exe, and click/tap on OK.

The Store will now open, and state the following: The cache for the store was cleared. You can now browse the store for apps.

Method 2: Disable third-party Security Software.

You should see an icon for your Antivirus program in the Task-bar notification area. It is usually at the bottom right corner of your desktop.

  • Click on the third-party Security Software Icon, you will see a pop up.
  • In that pop and select the option to disable, click on it.

Now the third-party Security Software will be disabled.

Important Note : Antivirus software can help protect your computer against viruses and other security threats. In most cases, you shouldn’t disable your antivirus software. If you have to temporarily disable it to install other software, you should re-enable it as soon as you’re done. If you’re connected to the Internet or a network while your antivirus software is disabled, your computer is vulnerable to attacks.

Keep the computer in a clean boot status and check. Clean boot eliminates the other applications conflict.


{Compatible with Windows 8, 7, XP, ME, Vista, 98, 2000 (32/64)
File Size: 4.9MB Download Time: <(dsl, 2sec, dialup 2min)>}

Hope this information helps you with Windows Update Error Code 0x800704C7. If unfortunately it doesn’t then please do try Advanced System Repair Tool it not only fixes and repairs windows error but also works on dll files. It even does remote Recovery and stops freezing and crashing of Windows.


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