Windows Vista Update – Error 8024D00F

A few weeks ago, I had a problem while updating a brand new Dell laptop with Windows Vista on it. Anyway, while I was updating Windows Vista through Windows Vista Update, I got the following error:

Windows Vista Update failed with Error 8024D00F

Here is a solution for this problem:

  • Click on Start
  • Go to Programs -> Accessories
  • Right click on Command Prompt and choose “Run as Administrator”

Then type the following and press enter:

reg delete HKLM\Components /v AdvancedInstallersNeedResolving

After this, reboot your computer. Windows Vista Update will now work fine!

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4 Responses to Windows Vista Update – Error 8024D00F

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  2. kwox says:

    Thanks, that worked great! It was the solution I was looking for!

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  4. Jesus's servant says:

    God bless you and I hope Jesus christ Get you

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