How to fix Windows Update Error Code 0x80073712

Microsoft gives you so many features to a windows based computer. Automatic windows update service is also one of the features. It gives you many updates to your windows to be compatible with other software. Sometimes downloading those updates may give you Windows Update Error Code 0x80073712 on the screen of your computer. It is a common error but sometimes it may harm the computer components badly. So it is very important to fix this issue quickly with the help of manual or automatic solution. You can use Advanced System Repair tool to fix this issue automatically.

Symptoms –

Main symptoms of Windows Update Error 0x80073712 are the slow performance of the computer, screen freezing with blue screen of death error, system stuck, updating fails error, automatic shutdown of the system, starting problem, etc.

Causes –

It is very important to know the reasons behind the error code to solve it properly. Main causes are the internet disconnection, miscommunication between the computer and the windows update service, registry error, system files corruption, missing DLL files, virus attack, incomplete installation of the windows OS, etc.

How to fix Windows Update Error Code 0x80073712

Go through the following manual method to fix the error issue:

  1. Go to the start menu and click on run.
  2. Now in the opening search box type command prompts. Press enter.
  3. Right click on the command prompts and tap on the run as administrator.
  4. In opening window type the following command and press enter after each command.
    DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Scanhealth
    DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth
  5. Type ‘exit’ in the command prompt and then press ‘enter’.
  6. Now try to update your windows again.

With the help of the above manual method you can resolve the issue of Windows Update Error Code 0x80073712. But keep in your mind that this method requires a deep technical knowledge. So you should use Advanced System Repair tool to fix this issue without any manual input.

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In 98% cases it is observed that due to corrupted system files, wrong Windows registry entries and missing or not found dll, exe, vxd, files are the causes of this error. To fix these causes and to remove virus or malware infection you must have to scan Windows with Advanced System Repair tool. Advanced scanning algorithm of this software cleans Windows errors easily.

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Advanced System Repair tool will help you to sort out the update error issue very quickly and automatically. With the help of this tool you can optimize the performance of the computer incredibly by scanning and removing virus from the system completely.

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