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Windows Update components must be repaired.

  1. #1

    Posts : 1
    Windows 8

    Windows Update components must be repaired.

    For about a month now I have been getting extremely slow internet and task manager says that "Windows Update" is using all of it. I ran the windows update troubleshooter and it came up with "Windows Update components must be repaired. Fixed." This fixes it for about half an hour and then I have to run the troubleshooter again and every time I do it says the same thing. I have tried googleing for answers and have tried a few things but so far nothing has worked.

    Since this morning I have also been getting "Potential Windows Update Database error detected 0x80070490. Fixed" but it still comes up every time I run the troubleshooter.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Southern California
    Posts : 788
    Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center x64

    Hey mate, try this resolution out: Windows Update error 0x80070490
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Windows Update components must be repaired.

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