Microsoft Update returns [Error number: 0x80248011
Posted on 2009-03-31
The website has encountered a problem and cannot display the page you are trying to view. Take the following steps to try solving the problem:
Refresh the page.
In Internet Explorer, delete your Temporary Internet Files by going to the Tools menu and clicking Internet Options.
Close and then re-open Internet Explorer.
Internet Explorer (Add-ons Disabled) mode only prevents the use of ActiveX controls, including those used by the Microsoft Update website. To get updates using this browser mode, you need to turn on Automatic Updates on your computer or visit the Windows Update website.
If these steps dont work, try visiting the site later or using the resources provided below.
For self-help options:
Frequently Asked Questions
Windows Update Newsgroup
For assisted support options:
Microsoft Online Assisted Support (no-cost for update-related issues)
Read more about steps you can take to resolve this problem (error number 0x80248011) yourself.