Windows Update Clients Unable to Receive Updates with Error 8024402C


Here’s a heads up on yet another cool article I found over on the TechNet Wiki that was written by Yuri Diogenes.  This one talks about one way you can fix an issue where Windows Update clients are receiving a 8024402C error when checking for updates:

Consider a scenario where roaming users have workstations that configured to use a WSUS via Domain Policy. When they are traveling and without access to the corporate network they receive the error message below when they try to force Windows Update:

Understanding the Issue

After receiving this error, if you open the %systemroot%\WindowsUpdate.Log you will notice the following pattern…

You can continue reading Yuri’s article here.

J.C. Hornbeck | System Center Knowledge Engineer

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