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Updater has Stopped Working?

  1. #1


    Las Vegas, NV
    Posts : 17
    Windows 8 Release Preview with Medie Center Evaluation copy. Build 8400

    Updater has Stopped Working?


    I randomly get this error whenever I guess the computer auto checks for updates? Like one error every hour or so.
    Its getting really annoying and when I press for details this is what pop up bellow:

    Description:
    Stopped working


    Files that help describe the problem:
    C:\Windows\Temp\WER3E03.tmp.hdmp

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    C:\WINDOWS\system32\en-US\erofflps.txt

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  2. #2


    I can't get the updater to work on any of my computers. I keep getting error 80240440.
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  3. #3


    Redmond
    Posts : 651
    Windows 8.1 x64


    Usually that indicates a DNS or windows update catalog problem. What does your \Windows\WindowsUpdate.log file say?
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  4. #4


    Quote Originally Posted by cluberti View Post
    Usually that indicates a DNS or windows update catalog problem. What does your \Windows\WindowsUpdate.log file say?
    I don't see a file like that anywhere.
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