Windows update error code 0X80070005:-
Windows update error code 0X80070005 occurs during windows update and prevent the user to download files to update windows successfully. This is also called “Access Denied” error. It happens when the user is not permitted to update I mean user is not in an Admin role. It is compulsory for you to get the administrator permission before downloading new updates. This error occurs in all windows versions (Windows 8/7, XP and Vista). Sometime user is permitted to update but the windows update error code 0X80070005 still appears on the user system due to injection of malicious programs. So it is the best option for you to get the permission of admin and also make sure that your system is not infected by virus or other parasites.
Effect of windows update error 0X80070005:-
Windows update error 0X80070005 is very problematic and stop windows update until it is removed or fixed. Since this is also described as “Access Denied” so it restricts the user if he/she is not running the system as administrator.
Reason of the windows update error 0X80070005:-
Windows update error 0X80070005 is one of the common windows errors which have also a specific reason that “User has not authentication for windows update”. If you have a system and you want to use the latest features and technology of windows but before starting windows update to have not admin permission or you have not run the system as administrator then you will receive the error “Permission Denied” and you can’t update.
Solution of windows update error 0X80070005:-
i)Get the Administrator Permission:-
Before starting windows update it is compulsory for you to log on as administrator because when you are admin then you have full permission to do any activities of the system. Follow the steps to run the system as administrator-
i) Click on Start
ii) Click on Control Panel
iii)Click on User Account
iv) Select Admin Account
v) Input the user id and password of admin
ii)Remove malware :-
Before starting windows update it is also compulsory for you to check that your system is safe from injection of malware or other harmful softwares because if they entered in the system then they corrupt system files one by one including components which are required in windows update. Sometime windows update services is closed by these types of malicious programs.
Before installing any software in your system make sure that it is not a virus or other parasite because hackers gives the name same as a useful software such as Free XP anti-virus, Free Repair tool etc. Read the details of the software then install.