Windows Defender gets an error code 80240022 and Windows Update gets an error code 8024402F

Running Windows Vista...Windows Defender gets an error code 80240022 and Windows Update gets an error code 8024402F
 

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Running Windows Vista...Windows Defender gets an error code 80240022 and Windows Update gets an error code 8024402F

Link to Windows Update section for updates issues :
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Windows Update error 80244016, 8024402f, or c80003fa
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Windows-Update-error-80244016-8024402f-or-c80003fa

If you receive Windows Update error 80244016, 8024402f, or c80003fa while checking for updates, it might be caused by a connection interruption between your computer and theWindows Update servers.

Windows provides a built-in troubleshooting tool that can automatically find and fix some common problems withWindows Update.

  • Open the Windows Update troubleshooter by clicking the Start button , and then clicking Control Panel. In the search box, type troubleshooter, and then clickTroubleshooting. UnderSystem and Security, click Fix problems with Windows Update.

If the Windows Update troubleshooter didn't help, try the following steps.

Close Windows Update, wait 10 to 15 minutes, and then run Windows Update again. You can also wait forWindows Automatic Update to run at its next scheduled time.

For more information about Internet connection problems, see Why can’t I connect to the Internet?

If you still receive this error after checking your Internet connection, it might mean that a program running on your computer is preventingWindows Update Services from accessing the Internet. Programs that might do this include firewalls, antispyware software, web accelerators, Internet security or antivirus programs, or proxy servers.

For steps you can take to fix this problem, see this article about connection-related update errors on the Microsoft website.

If the problem persists after you have followed the steps above, go to the Windows Update Support Center website to request support by e‑mail.


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