How to get new Windows Updates

Solution summary

If Windows® is not able to search for new updates and you are getting the Error Code “80072F8F”, then follow 3 easy-steps resolution to get new updates on your windows.

Error messages are warnings displayed in dialog boxes that enable you to fix issues on your computer proactively. These error messages are displayed in situations where action is required on part of the user.

Each step is accompanied by an indicative screenshot for ease of mirroring the action.

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Step 1

Click ”Start”

Click ”Start”, type ”Date and Time” in the ”Start Search” box and then click ”Date and Time” in the ”Programs” list.

Step 2

Click ”Change date and time”
In the ‘Date and Time’ dialog box, click ”Change date and time”. If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type your password or click ”Continue”.

Step 3

Click ”OK”

In the ‘Date and Time Settings’ dialog box, configure the correct date and time and then click ”OK” two times.

Windows® are not able to search for new updates, when date and time vary from the valid date and time.
As you have entered the correct date and time, it should allow your Windows® to search for new updates.

This complete process will let you get new updates. Our iYogi Certified Technicians recommend you to keep searching for new updates to set your computer free from viruses and threats.

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