Windows 10 :: Tricks to fix Error 0x80240017

Tricks to fix Error 0x80240017 in Windows 10   First trick : Executing System Update Readiness Command

Step 1: Open CMD with Administrator privilege (Start button > Command Prompt with Admin)

Step 2: Type or Copy paste "DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Scanhealth" and press “Enter” key.

Step 3: After it Type or Copy paste "DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth" and hit Enter key. Exit from the Command Prompt Window.


Trick two: Reset Windows Update Components Manually.

Step 1: Open Command Prompt (Start button > Command Prompt with Admin)

Step 2: In Command Window type the below given Commands, hit enter key after typing each command.

  • net stop wuauserv
  • net stop cryptSvc
  • net stop bits
  • net stop msiserver
  • ren C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution SoftwareDistribution.old
  • ren C:\Windows\System32\catroot2 Catroot2.old
  • net start wuauserv
  • net start cryptSvc
  • net start bits
  • net start msiserver

Step 3: After the execution of all the commands, Close the Command Prompt and do a RESTART.