Windows update error 8024200d:-
Windows update error 8024200d occurs in user’s computer when they try to update Windows to use the new features. Windows always include new features for the best of the user so that user satisfied with the product. If this error occurs during the windows update then it stops the new file download and appear on the screen with a box and some error message that some file can’t be updated error 8024200d. This error occurs in all windows versions such as Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP and Windows Vista. The main reason of this error is the poor maintenance of the system.
i) Other programs also run during the Windows update which interfere Windows update.
ii) The service pack you want to download is incomplete.
iii) Malicious programs injected in your system
iv) Corrupt Windows registry file
v) Problem in Windows setting
How to fix Windows update error code 8024200d?
i) Restart the system:-
If you are getting this error first time during Windows update then only restart your system because some time some other running programs interfere Windows update and due to this reason it gives the Windows update error 8024200d. When you restart the system then it is compulsory to make sure that other programs which are not necessary in Windows update should not be start.
ii) Make sure that your system is not infected by malicious programs:-
Before Windows update start it is compulsory for you to make sure that your system is fully safe from malicious programs. Scan your system with a powerful and updated anti-virus and after scan complete if any harmful programs indicated by the scanner then delete them permanently and also scan your system once again to make sure that there are no any malicious programs injected in your system.
iii) Change the name of the Software Distributer and Catroot2 folder:-
Sometime this error occurs due to this reason so change the name of these folder and check for update. To rename these folder follow the following options which are given as:-
a) Restart the system
b) Before system start press F8
c) You will get some option in a black screen, select Safe Mode from them
d) After successfully entering in the Safe Mode open My Computer
e) Go to the folder SoftwareDistribution in C:\Windows\
f) Change the name of this folder as ‘SoftwareDistributionOLD’
g) In same directory also locate the folder Catroot2
h) Change the name of this folder as ‘Catroot2OLD’
i) Now restart your system in Normal Mode
j) And try to update your Windows update
iv) Repair Windows registry file:-
As we know that registry file is one of the most important file of windows which store the information of the application stored in the system. But some time it is corrupted and damaged by so many issue and unsupported windows update and became the cause of the Windows update error 8024200d.
If you will follow the given instruction then you can fix windows update error 8024200d easily. It is compulsory for you to always maintain your system and update windows driver also. Because if windows driver is old or outdated then it is not good for your system. A part from these given option you can also remove this error by using Windows repair tool. Just download Advanced System Repair Tool and install in your system.