Solution for Windows Error Code 0x80200056

Mostly the problem of updating particular software is associated with the said update not being made available to that particular server of that particular country you are residing in. Most of the times the whole of USA-EU get the launches, modifications at the same time but rest other parts of the world couldn’t be guaranteed of it. Mostly because of the law of the land that’s prevailing there.


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

Symptoms –

Mostly Windows System Errors occur with a displayed message that varies with every application that encounters this problem so your specific message could be different but it gives you the insight on how to resolve it or what might be the problem?

Causes –

The most common cause is that the application which is needed to be updated has licensing problem or is in a different time zone.

What this means is that your application can be having the preset date one of that of the future or past. This would entail a wrong version of the update being installed and being overwritten.

Solution –

Method 1: Check if the Date, time and Time zone is set correct. Follow these steps to set the date and time:

  • Press Windows key + C on your keyboard to show the Charms bar.
  • Type “Date and Time” in the charms bar search.
  • Click Change date and time button.
  • Click Apply and Ok to save the date and time.

Note:  Click on the Time Zone tab to check the Time Zone.

Method 2: To sync your app licenses, follow these steps:

  • On the Start screen, tap or click Store to open the Windows Store.
  • Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap Settings.
  • Tap or click App updates.
  • Tap or click Sync licenses.


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

Even after all these methods your apps continue to fail and update it then here is what you could try alternatively to the above manual procedures. Try using Advanced System Repair Tool, this is a comprehensive tool for all your troubles from windows errors to dll files to virus caused corruption or damages etc. this tool will do everything for you automatically you will just decide what to preauthorize and what not to. It doesn’t send your user data to manufacturers to enable them to develop the tool further on cost of your privacy.


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