Windows Update Server 2003 Error number: 0x8024D007

I am getting the error message 'Error number: 0x8024D007' when I try to update the server. I have tried everything on and no luck.
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You might be missing some dlls. Refer to this Microsoft article for the list of dlls that require registration:

In addition, try to download and install the latest WU Agent (I presume you on x86):
itechsolutions3Author Commented:
No luck the DLL's did not fix the issues. When I tried to install the update tools I got the same error code as before.
itechsolutions3Author Commented:

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Neither original question no author comments ever stated he runs update without having administrative rights (especially, on the server!). It is obvious the update itself and the fixes I suggested require administrative rights.
itechsolutions3Author Commented:
I was a domain Admin doing the updates (also tried as Local Admin and a second Domain admin all got the same error before the change to the GPO) , There was some corruption on the Domain Domain Policy within the domain.
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