Windows update error 80070103:-
Windows update error 80070103 occurs when user try to install new features of windows driver to update. Since we know that drivers are important for windows and communicate with operating system, hardware devices and softwares so it is compulsory to always update them. Sometime during update user make some mistake that he/she want to install the windows driver which is already installed in the system or not match to the installed driver. It is compulsory for you to fix windows update error 80070103 which occurs during update then try again to update. Virus, worms and other malicious programs are harmful for system so you must clean your system from these programs for better maintenance of the system otherwise you can also get other windows error. Common error message for windows update is “Some files can’t be updated” but if you receive a specific error message like windows update error 80070103 then you can receive the error message-
“Might be trying to install a driver or that’s already installed or a driver that might be less compatible than one you already have installed on your PC.”
Cause of windows update error 80070103:-
Windows update error stops the update and gives the error message unless it is removed or fixed. Every error has its own cause which helps user to understand that what the mistake he/she has done is. Like other Windows update error 80070103 has some causes which are as:-
i) If you are trying to install a driver in your system which is already installed.
ii) If the driver you are installing in your system is less compatible than the driver you have already installed in your system.
Solution of Windows update error 80070103:-
The solution of windows update error 80070103 is very easy because the error message indicated that you are installing the driver which is already installed in your system or less compatible so it is recommended to you to hide the update.Follow the given steps to hide the updates:-
i) Click on start
ii) Click on All Programs
iii)Click on Windows update
iv) Click on check for updates
v) Select the update you want to hide and Click on “Hide update” and finally OK.
vi) Close all tabs and then restart the system
vii)Try now for windows update
It is your responsibility to check all necessary things before starting windows update such as internet connection, malicious programs such as virus, Trojan, worms, adware etc, which driver you have to update and also check the version and compatibility of the driver also. If you will follow some statics then you can’t get this error.