Microsoft recently releases Windows 10 cumulative update KB4103727 for fall creators update (OS Build 16299.431) and update KB4103721 for April 2018 update (OS Build 17134.48) to fix to fix bugs, but it appears to be causing headaches for users. Some users are reporting that the new update KB4103721 or KB4103727 download stuck at 0% or at 99%. for some others, Windows 10 KB4103721 or KB4103727 update failed to install.
Post Contents :-
- 1 Cumulative update KB4103727 for windows 10 version 1709 failed to install
- 2 Cumulative update KB4103721 for windows 10 version 1803 failed to install
- 3 Fix Windows 10 cumulative update installation issues
Cumulative update KB4103727 for windows 10 version 1709 failed to install
Several users in Microsoft community forum said that the KB4103727 fails to install. Some other users report reveals that “the update downloads, but won’t finish installing,” eventually failing with error 0x800706be.
“There were problems installing some updates, but we’ll try again later. If you keep seeing this and want to search the web or contact support for information, this may help: 2018-05 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1709 for x64-based Systems (KB4103727) – Error 0x800700d8″
Cumulative update KB4103721 for windows 10 version 1803 failed to install
The same thing happens with windows 10 April 2018 update Systems. Users report windows 10 Cumulative update KB4103721 download and install successfully and on next reboot it shows Last update failed to install with Error code 0x80240034
Fix Windows 10 cumulative update installation issues
If Windows 10 update KB4103721 and KB4103727 stuck during download at 0% or 99% or completely failed to install, it might be that something went wrong with the file itself. Clearing the folder where all of the update files are stored will force Windows Update to download fresh files. This is the best fix you must try to fix almost every windows update related problem. Before cleat these files first of all.
Disable Antivirus & start windows into clean boot State.
Disable Any security software or antivirus protection ( if installed ), search for updates, install the available updates and then turn on your antivirus protection.
Clean booting your computer may also help. If any third party software causing confliction to download & install windows updates. Here’s how to do this:
- Go to the search box > type msconfig
- Select System Configuration > go to Services tab
- Select Hide all Microsoft services > Disable all
Go to Startup tab > Open Task Manager > Disable all the unnecessary services running there. Restart your computer and check for updates,
Clear Buggy update files
If disable Security application & perform clean boot didn’t fix the problem still windows update failed to install or stuck downloading. Then lets fallow steps below to clear the buggy updates files which may be causing the issue.
First of all we need to stop the windows update service, to do this open command prompt as administrator, execute command net stop net stop wuauserv to stop windows update service. Then type net stop bits to stop background intelligent transfer service.
Then Go to the following location.
Delete everything in the folder, but do not delete the folder itself. To do so, press CTRL + A to select everything and then press Delete to remove the files. Again use net start wuauserv and net start bits to restart the services which you previously stopped.
Run windows update Troubleshooter
After clear Buggy update files simply run the windows update troubleshooter to check and fix if any other problem prevents windows update to download and install. You Can run the update troubleshooter from Settings ( Windows + I ) Then click on update & Security. Here on left panel select troubleshoot, windows update and run the troubleshooter as shown image below.
Wait few minutes and let windows update troubleshooter Diagnose and fix the problems if there any. After that Restart windows and now check for updates from settings -> update & security -> windows update and check for updates. I am sure this time windows update install successfully without any error or update download stuck.
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