Problem solved! A missing registry reference entry may cause Window Update error 80072EFE. For general advice try my 7 Troubleshooting techniques. Delete Catroot2 FolderRe-register the Registry References of Some DLL FilesEvery DLL file has its own reference in the registry. have a peek here
If this junk isn't occasionally cleaned out, it can cause Windows Update to respond slowly or provides an 80072EFE error, possibly due to file conflicts or an overloaded hard drive. After that iam able to update. The file is then saved with a .reg file extension. Run it ONLY from your desktop-screen!! * When combofix is completely finished, go command prompt (admin), go to c:\.....desktop\ and then enter: combofix.exe /uninstall Monday, June 28, 2010 7:59 AM 0 http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-update/windows-vista-update-error-code-80072efe/9ede8289-afbd-4f3a-aa7d-ef3f13853dde
CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). How to remove malware belonging to the family Rootkit.Win32.TDSS http://support.kaspersky.com/viruses/solutions?qid=208280684 Fought the 80072EFE error (no windows update) for two weeks...tried at least a half dozen fixes from the net including Microsoft...nothing Reinstalling Windows will erase everything from your hard drive, allowing you to start again with a fresh system. What worked for me was temporarily turning off the Avast!
Thanks! It worked fine for a couple of days-- I started using it because of the problems with my other browsers that I explained above. I can update now! Mission: To stop the Cryptographics Services Click on Start Menu >> Click on Run Button In the Open Box type Services press Enter Double click Cryptographic servicesClick Stop if it is
Thank you so much. It happens even if you have no Antivirus installed. Step 1: Repair Registry Entries Associated with Error 80072EFE Manually editing the Windows registry to remove invalid Error 80072EFE keys is not recommended unless you are PC service professional. Thursday, July 22, 2010 7:47 AM 0 Sign in to vote I had this same problem.
Thanks especially to Ljubab, who was the first to offer this as a solution.
Still the 80072EFE comes up. I thank you very much now I can do my updates perfectly. Click Control Panel.
Thank you much Stephan Back to top #6 TonyStarks TonyStarks Topic Starter Members 5 posts OFFLINE Local time:02:31 PM Posted 12 July 2010 - 11:29 PM I just wanted to http://devstude.net/windows-update/windows-update-error-64c-vista.php Friday, July 02, 2010 1:55 AM 0 Sign in to vote THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU ! ! ! ! Saturday, September 27, 2008 11:45 PM 0 Sign in to vote The process and steps went as you mentioned, BUT it did not fix the issue, now I have one that If you are not currently backing up your data, you need to do so immediately (download a highly-recommended backup solution) to protect yourself from permanent data loss.
This can potentially help you avoid hours of troubleshooting headaches associated with 80072EFE errors. when I deleted the sub folder "catroot2", what exactly was I getting rid of and will it have any drastic effect on my system performance in the long run? We do not guarantee that problems resulting from the incorrect use of Registry Editor can be solved. Check This Out Would you like to help others?
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A Firewall program is restricting your internet update activity5. This will fix windows defender update issue as well... How to remove malware belonging to the family Rootkit.Win32.TDSS http://support.kaspersky.com/viruses/solutions?qid=208280684 Fought the 80072EFE error (no windows update) for two weeks...tried at least a half dozen fixes from the net including Microsoft...nothing What do I do?
Right click it, and select the option Run as Administrator.4. Thank you, dave Proposed as answer by getterdun66 Friday, July 30, 2010 2:39 AM Thursday, July 29, 2010 5:04 PM 0 Sign in to vote I just downloaded and ran the i hope. this contact form If you choose to participate, the online survey will be presented to you when you leave the Technet Web site.Would you like to participate?
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New Members: Please click here for the Bleeping Computer Forum Board RulesMy Career Involves 37 Years as an Electronics Repair Technician, to Which I am Currently Retired From.I Am Currently Using Run it ONLY from your desktop!! * When combofix is completely finished, go command prompt (admin), go to c:\.....desktop\ and then enter: combofix.exe /uninstall Friday, June 11, 2010 8:27 PM 0