Windows Update error 0x8024a000

If you receive Windows Update error 0x8024a000 or 8024a000 when you use Windows Update, the cause might be a connection interruption between your computer and the Windows Update service. Here are a few methods you can try to resolve this problem.

Run the Windows Update troubleshooter

Run the Internet Connections troubleshooter

  • Open the Network troubleshooter by swiping in from the right edge of the screen, tapping Search (or if you're using a mouse, pointing to the upper-right corner of the screen, moving the mouse pointer down, and then clicking Search), entering Identify and repair in the search box, and then tapping or clicking Identify and repair network problems.

Try to solve connection problems

If you continue to see this error, search for help from other people who use Microsoft Community

Error codes this applies to:

  • WindowsUpdate_8024a000

  • 0x8024a000

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