How to resolve Windows update error 0x80070490

Windows is the most popular and advanced operating system in the world. It gives you many features with the help of which you can do many things. Automatic Windows update service is one of them. By using this service you can download and install many new updates to your computer to complete your work efficiently. But sometimes when you try to install new updates then it fails and gives you Windows update error 0x80070490. As a result of this error message you cannot be able to update your Windows. To get rid of this issue you should go through some manual or automatic way of troubleshooting. You can use Advanced System Repair tool to fix this issue automatically.

What are the symptoms –

Main symptoms of the prompting of Windows update error code 0x80070490 are slow computer performance, screen freezing, blue screen of death error, automatic shutdown, starting problem, opening of some unusual files, occurring of several error messages simultaneously, unable to install new updates, etc.

What are the probable causes –

Some of the probable causes of Windows update error 0x80070490 are incomplete installation of Windows, virus infection, unable to connect with internet properly, corruption in the Windows registry, damaged system files, missing DLL files, improper maintenance of the computer, bad RAM, corrupt device driver, damaged hard disk, etc.

How to resolve Windows update error code 0x80070490

To get rid of the occurring of Windows update error 0x80070490 you should go through the following manual method:

  1. Check the internet connection.
  2. Close all the programs and go to the start button.
  3. Type CMD in the search box and press enter.
  4. In the opening command prompt window you have to type “sfc/scannow” command and press enter.
  5. A scanning and repairing process is in progress now.
  6. Close the command prompt at the end of the process and then restart your computer.

After the finishing of the process you will be able to troubleshoot Windows update error 0x80070490 manually. But in case if you don’t complete the process then you must download Advanced System Repair tool to fix the issue automatically.

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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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