Windows update error 80070008:-
As we know that windows update is compulsory to use the latest features and technology of windows. During windows update all old file such as windows driver, dll file, registry files etc are updated and system runs fast and supports the softwares to run smoothly. But during windows update we also face some situation in which we gets windows update error message and the update stopped with an error message that “Some file can’t be updated”. 80070008 is also one of them but this error occurs if the computer runs out of memory. I mean if your system have no free memory space to download files which are provided in windows update. If this error occurs during windows update then stop windows update and check that your memory has free space or not if not space then delete unnecessary space and release the memory before windows update. This error occurs in all Windows version such as Windows 8/7, XP and Vista.
Cause of this error:-
Windows update error 80070008 occurs in your system if system memory has no free space. It means that your system is running windows update out of memory. This is the cause of this error but sometime some common issue may be the reason of this error. Such as your system is malware or other parasites infected, missing in registry file, old or outdated windows driver etc. If high number of update requests on windows updates servers then we can also get this error. If you are using windows 7 or windows 7 enterprise editions with a large number of languages then it may be the reason of windows update error 80070008. If other programs such as firewall, Internet security, and proxy server, anti-virus are running in background during windows update then it may be caused windows update error 80070008.
Solution of this error:-
If you are getting windows update error 80070008 during windows update then it is compulsory for you to fix this error then try again for windows update. Unless this error you fix this error windows update can’t be successfully. Follow the given steps to fix windows update error 80070008:-
i) Before windows update check that your system memory has free spaces or not, if not then delete some files and folder which are unnecessary and release the memory. Also delete garbage files from your system.
ii) Close all running programs before starting windows update
iii)Scan the system and make sure that no virus and other parasites in your system.
iv) If you are have windows 7 or windows 7 enterprise editions with a large number of languages then before windows update remove unused language packs. Steps to remove Languages:-
a) Click on Start
b) Click on Control Panel
c) Click on Clock Language and Region
d) Click on region and Language
e) Click on Keyboard and Languages tab
f) Click on Install/Uninstall Languages
g) Click on Uninstall display languages
h) Select the language which is unused
i) Click on Next
j) After some time it will be deleted
k) Now click on Close and after this OK
l) Restart the system and Start windows update again
The above steps are manual process to fix windows update error 80070008 but it can also fixed by using windows repair tool which will repair if any file of windows will corrupt or damaged and not support in windows update. Download Advanced System Repair Tool and install in your system and run it to fix windows update error 80070008.