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Windows update broken

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  • Hi,

    I've a Win2012 running from some years that suddenly has broken Windows update. It cannot update, nor complete a Windows update scan. The update process also consumes ALL the CPU during scan.

    The windowsupdate log reports

    CltUI    FATAL: CNetworkCostChangeHandler::RegisterForCostChangeNotifications: CoCreateInstance failed with error 80004002 windows 2012

    Tried to clear the windows update local folder, and to run WindowsUpdate.diagcab. This reports some error fixed any time I run it! I run it, it reports has fixed something, I run it again, it reports an other time the same.

    Tried also:

    C:\Windows\system32>DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth

    Deployment Image Servicing and Management tool
    Version: 6.2.9200.16384

    Image Version: 6.2.9200.16384

    [==========================100.0%==========================]
    The restore operation completed successfully. The component store corruption was
     repaired.
    The operation completed successfully.

    and sfc /scannow, still nothing.

    This is really an hell: this is a production server!

    any idea?

    thanks

    Wednesday, May 16, 2018 10:27 AM

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  • ok, is the problem caused by System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection

    Sorry I opened an other thread

    Wednesday, May 16, 2018 10:56 AM
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    Thursday, May 17, 2018 2:34 AM
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