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Windows Update encountered an unknown error

Windows Server 2008 STD SP2 machine.

Going to Control Panel and clicking on Windows Update.

Getting below error
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Windows Update
Windows could not search for new updates
An error occured while checking for new updates for your computer.
Error(s) found;
Code 800B010C Windows Update encountered an unknown error.

anyone can help
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sadheeshs
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sadheeshs
1 Solution
 
engeltjeCommented:
Mostly this error is issued by a defective file in the catroot2 folder in windows\system32

Best shot is to move all files in windows\system32\catroot2 to a new location. (or delete them...)

Try to run the update after this, it should work then.
 
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MikeLogsdonCommented:
Or a virus is blocking it
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sadheeshsAuthor Commented:
partially resolved
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