Windows update error 80073712 occurs due to missing or corrupt system files. As we know that Windows update is compulsory and needed to use the latest and new versions of files and features so we update Windows but due to our mistake it became problematic and stopped with the error code 80073710. There are many types of Windows error codes but each has different issue. Windows update error code became critical and damage system but sometime it helps to prevent the system from getting more loss because they indicates that you are missing and the result is getting error code. The given error is a common for Windows system so you can also receive as Windows 8.1 update error 80073712.
Cause of this error:-
If you want to update Windows to use the latest technology but any system file is missing or gets damage then it may be the cause of Windows update error 80073710. Apart from this issue injection of virus, Trojan and other harmful programs may be the reason of this problem. When you try to update Windows then it is supported by many components and each has its own importance and role so if anyone is missing then system can’t be updated and you will still receive the error message.
Solution of Windows update error 80073712:-
Since Windows update error 80073712 occurs due to missing or damaged system files so you can fix or remove it if you repair the missing file. First scan the system and be sure that it is protected from malicious programs then repair Windows. Follow the given steps-
i) Repair damaged files with system file checker-
a) Open command prompt
b) Type the command “sfc/scannow” command and press enter
c) After processing completed again try to update Windows
ii) Insert Windows DVD or Cd and restart the system then select system repair
iii) Restore system because if the required file has moved to other location then it can be recovered as it was default.
iv) Restart an refresh the system
If manual process is not working and the error still receiving then in such condition it is best option to use third party tool because they can solve the problem quickly in a simple and easy steps. Download and install Advanced System Repair Tool which is Microsoft certified and run to repair the system. It will take one minute and solve your problem so now you can update Windows.