When you try to install Windows Updates, it will install all the latest features and security measures released by Microsoft. Sometimes, the updates may not install properly and end up with different error codes. Several users reported that Windows Update error 0x8007000e prompting while installing the Updates.
The error mostly observed while trying to install Windows 10 V1903 May 2019 Update. The possible chances for this issue to occur is the lack of space in the hard drive or with the faulty Windows Update components.
How to fix Windows Update error 0x8007000e?
Follow the systematic troubleshooting steps to fix the Windows Update error 0x8007000e.
Quick Note: Before proceed with the troubleshooting steps, we recommend you to create a System Restore point. Therefore, if something goes wrong, you can restore your computer back to previous working state.
Perform Disc Clean-up:
As mentioned earlier, the Windows Update error 0x8007000e if there is no memory space in the hard drive. Therefore, you can try performing the disc clean up to free up the space.
Refer step 3 from this link to perform Disk Cleanup.
After performing the above step, try installing the Updates in your computer. If the issue remains, you can proceed with the further steps.
Reset Windows Update Components:
When the Windows Update components are damage or corrupt, it does not let you to install the further updates. It is required to delete the contents from the SoftwareDistribution and CatRoot folders.
To reset Windows Update components and fix the Windows Update error 0x8007000e, refer the below link.
Reboot your computer after resetting the Update components and try installing the Updates. If the issue remains, you can proceed with the further troubleshooting steps.
Run Windows Update Troubleshooter:
Windows 10 comes up with most of the inbuilt tools to fix most of the common issues. You can use Windows Update Troubleshooter to fix most of the Windows Update issues.
If you are not aware of how to use Windows update troubleshooter, you can refer the below link and perform the steps mentioned in this article.
After performing the above steps, suggest you reboot the computer for the changes to take effect and then try installing the Updates. Hopefully, most of the updates issues gets resolved with these troubleshooting steps. If the issue remains, you can proceed with the further steps.
Perform System Reset to fix Windows Update error 0x8007000e:
If the issue remains even after performing all the above possible troubleshooting steps, then you can try performing the System Reset to fix Windows Update error 0x8007000e. Learn more about performing the System Reset from the below link.
After performing the above troubleshooting steps, we hope that the Windows Update error 0x8007000e is fixed and the updates gets install fine. If you are facing issue with any other update error or if you need any further assistance, do comments below.