Guide to Fix Windows Update Error 0x80240026

Many times when you are using Windows computer, you are advised to update the Windows instantly. For this process, you open the automatic Windows update service and choose the updates that you want to install on your computer. But as you start the installation process, you get Windows update error 0x80240026 in your computer. It is really a very critical error that comes to you with lots of symptoms. You will not be able to access any other applications on the computer. So, it is very important to fix the issue by using some manual or automatic methods of troubleshooting. You can use Advanced System Repair Tool in your computer for automatic fixing of the error.


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

Symptoms of Windows update error 0x80240026: The update error 0x80240026 in Windows comes to you with many symptoms like slow performance of the computer, automatic shutdown, starting problem, repetitive restarting, system sticking, screen freezing, occurring of blue screen of death error, unable to install any updates on the computer, opening of many applications without your permission, etc.

Causes of Windows update error 0x80240026: There are many causes responsible for the incurring of the Windows update error issue like virus infections, incorrect registry entries, misconfigured system files, incomplete installation of the Windows operating system, damaged device drivers, hard drive failure, etc.

Manual Solutions: There are many ways to troubleshoot the Windows update error 0x80240026 in your computer manually. Here you may get some steps to get rid of this issue. But one thing you should keep in your mind that the manual method requires a deep technical knowledge. Here are the steps;

  1. First of all go to the start
  2. Type cmd in the search box and hit Enter.
  3. In the opening command prompt, type chkdsk /r /f and press Enter.
  4. Restart the computer.

Now you should try to update the Windows. You will see that the Windows update error 0x80240026 is not coming to your computer again. But if the error is not resolved manually and the error code is still prompting, then you must download and install Advanced System Repair Tool in your computer to fix the issue automatically.


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

Advanced System Repair Tool is a very dynamic tool that is responsible to remove Windows errors automatically from your Windows computer. The tool will first scan the whole computer and find out the errors automatically to remove them completely. It will also remove virus and other malicious infections and enhance the performance of the computer amazingly.


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