Windows Update error 0x80070003

If you receive Windows Update error 0x80070003 or 80070003 when you use Windows Update, try running the Windows Update Troubleshooter.

If you've run this troubleshooter and continue to see this error, you can try searching the forums or asking a question on the Microsoft Community website.

Error codes this applies to:

  • WindowsUpdate_80070003

  • 0x80070003