Q: Windows update error: 0x8024402F and Fixit center says windows firewall is not the default firewall. This thread is locked from future replies

Original Title:
error number 0x8024402F
 i have a problem with windows update, the fix it center didnt solve it...
says that windows firewall is not the default firewall
 how i can make it..
 please help me



1. Which service pack is installed on the computer?
2. What is the edition of Windows XP you are working with?
3. Which "fix it” did you try?
4. Are you not able to install any updates?
The error code 0x8024402F usually occurs when there is connection issues with the Internet.
Method 1:
Refer to the link provided and in addition to the Fixit that the article offers, you can also try the methods mentioned.
Temporary connection-related errors may occur when you use Windows Update or Microsoft Update
Method 2:
You may run the fixit from the following link and check if it helps:
Diagnose and fix Windows Firewall service problems automatically
Method 3:
You may run the fixit from the following link to check if it fixes the issue:
Fix the problem with Microsoft Windows Update that is not working
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