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Error code and 2 updates won't install

  1. #1

    Posts : 4
    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center

    Error code and 2 updates won't install


    I recently bought W8 Pro with Media Center. As always, after installing all my programs I wanted to update my OS. All updates went smooth except specific two:


    Also, while trying to install them, I have error 0x80073712.

    What can I do? I tried to maually install them, but with same result.

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  2. #2


    Welcome to the forums. Have a look here... Windows Update error 0x80073712 - Microsoft Windows Help
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  3. #3

    Posts : 4
    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center

    Thank you for welcome and thank you for solving my problem. Second method from thread you posted worked just fine.
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  4. #4

    You're welcome

    Glad you got it all sorted, and are fully patched.
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