Sometimes while updating your Windows OS from Microsoft Windows Update Server (MWUS) you may have to face Windows Update Errors on your system. The Windows Update Error 0x800f0826 is also one of the Windows update errors. If you are also getting this Windows Update Error 0x800f0826 on your system then you should apply the Manual Steps to Fix Windows Update Error 0x800f0826 immediately as given below.
Cause of Windows Update Error 0x800f0826
The Windows Update Error 0x800f0826 occurs on your system when Windows Update is failed to install and preventing you from additional updates. Commonly, Windows Error 800f0826 does not identify the update that has caused the problem. The update that has caused the problem will display a different error.
Manual Steps to Fix Windows Update Error 0x800f0826
If you want to prevent Windows update error 0x800f0826, then you should identify the update that’s causing the problem, fix the problem and they try installing updates again. So see the steps to fix it below:
1) Click on the Start button and select the Control Panel settings option.
2) Now select the System and Security >> Windows Update >> click on the View update history in left pane.
3) Then search the updates for Windows that have failed to install and double-click the update to view more information.
(NOTE: The Windows updates that have failed will show “Failed” in the Status status column. You should make note of the name of the failed update)
4) Now review the error code for the failed updated under the section of Error details in the Windows update dialog box. If the description includes the Windows error 0x800f0826, click on the close and then repeat the steps 3 and 4 until you identify an update for Windows that does not include error code 0x800f0826.
5) Follow the links in the Windows Update dialog box under More Information or Help and Support to try to fix the problem, and then try installing updates again by using Windows Update in Control Panel.
After done with the above steps, you may restart your computer in Normal Mode. You may also apply an alternate method of using the third party tool Advanced System Repair Tool to fix windows update error 0x800f0826 automatically.