How to Fix Windows Update Error 0x80070502

Windows operating system based computer give you many features by dint of which you can complete the technical tasks very easily. However, you also get some error issues or troublesome in the computer that can harm the important date stored in it. When you try to install updates in the Windows, you may get some error issues like Windows update error 0x80070502. Occurring of the update error 0x80070502 in Windows may happen due to incorrect registry entries or due to misconfigured system files. The error will make your compute unstable and harm the computer data very much. Therefore, you should go through some manual or automatic error fixing methods to fix Windows error code 0x80070502. Sometimes manual method doesn’t help you much better and you use an automatic error fixing. For this purpose, you can download and install Advanced System Repair Tool in the computer.


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Symptoms of Windows update error 0x80070502: Some common symptoms you may see are slow performance of the computer, automatic shutdown, starting problem, repetitive restarting, unable to install updates, system sticking, screen freezing, occurring of blue screen of death error, opening of some files without your permission, severe data loss, etc.

Causes of Windows update error 0x80070502: You will get the update error 0x80070502 in Windows due to many reasons like virus infections, miscommunication between the computer and the automatic update service, incorrect registry entries, corrupt or misconfigured system files, missing DLLs, conflicts among the installed apps, unfinished uninstalling of some files, installation of infectious or corrupt software applications, Firewall blocking, etc.

How to fix Windows error code 0x80070502: To get rid of Windows error 0x80070502, you can go through some manual steps or procedures in the computer. These manual steps require a deep technical knowledge. Here are the steps;

  1. First of all stop the automatic update service.
  2. Delete SoftwareDistribution
  3. Delete the log.
  4. Start the Automatic update service
  5. Open the command prompt
  6. Execute the wuauclt /detectnow command here.
  7. Restart the computer.

With the help of the above manual method, you will be able to update the Windows properly. It will also remove Windows update error 0x80070502 from the computer. But if the issue is not fixed using the above manual procedure, you must download and install Advanced System Repair Tool in the computer.


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

By using the Advanced System Repair Tool, you can fix Windows problems automatically. The tool will scan the whole computer, find out the errors and then allow you to choose that which one has to be deleted or removed. The tool will also scan for virus and rectify them from the computer completely and enhance the computer performance incredibly.


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