How to Fix Windows Update Error 0x00002D49

You may get many errors in Windows computer due to various factors. While you try to install updates for your Windows, you may get Windows update error 0x00002D49 on the computer screen. It is one of the very critical error issues in Windows that can harm the computer data vigorously. The update error 0x00002D49 in Windows may come due to incorrect registry entries or due to misconfigured system files. You can fix Windows error code 0x00002D49 with the help of manual or automatic error fixing processes. For automatic fixing of the error issue, you can also use Advanced System Repair Tool in the computer.


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Symptoms of Windows update error 0x00002D49: Common symptoms you may see in the Windows while getting the error issues are slow performance of the computer, automatic shutdown, unable to install any updates, system sticking, screen freezing with blue screen of death error occurring, opening of some files without your permission, severe data loss, etc.

Causes of Windows update error 0x00002D49: You may get the update error 0x00002D49 in Windows due to incorrect registry entries, missing DLL, misconfigured or corrupt system files, improper maintenance of the computer, problem with the automatic update service, incomplete installation of Windows OS, internet disconnection, server problem, etc.

How to fix Windows error code 0x00002D49: To remove Windows update error 0x00002D49, you can go through the manual methods mentioned here following. The method will help you to get rid of Windows error 0x00002D49 properly. But one thing you must keep in your mind that the procedure will require a deep technical knowledge to fix the issue. You can go with the following steps;

Stop the Windows update service

  1. Go to the control panel and type Administrative tools in search box and then hit Enter.
  2. In the opening window, double click on services.
  3. Sort the items alphabetically by clicking on name.
  4. Find out the Windows update service.
  5. Right click and select stop to stop the service.

Delete corrupt or infectious files in SoftwareDistribution folder

  1. Double click on C drive.
  2. Go to the Windows folder and open SoftwareDistribution folder.
  3. Delete all files and folder from the DataStore folder present here.
  4. Again go to SoftwareDistribution folder and delete everything from the download folder.

Now restart the Windows update service as gone with step 1.

At the end of the above manual steps, you will be able to fix Windows update error 0x00002D49 properly and you can also install updates for the Windows. But if the error is not resolved and again getting the error on computer screen, you must download and install Advanced System Repair Tool 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 will help you to get rid of the entire Windows problems automatically. The tool will first scan the whole computer and find out the errors and then remove them completely. It will also find out virus, malware, Trojan, junk files, duplicate files, etc and remove them from the computer to make the speed much enhanced.


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