Windows 10 user often encounters an error code 0x80070057 while updating. Here is a complete solution to resolve the to fix the issue. To solve this error code one must have administrator rights in Windows 10 Technical Preview and the administer rights to access and run the required command lines in the command prompt window. If Windows 10 build 9926 is installed, it becomes easier to use.
Here are the steps to solve error code 0x80070057 during windows update:
- Hold and Press Windows and R button together, then Run window will open. OR Click Start button and in search box type Run then left click on the Run icon, then Run window opens.
- In the Run Dialog Box type gpedit.msc and press Enter button.
- Local Group Policy Editor will open on the screen, on the right hand side Double click on Computer Configuration.
- To open Administrative Templates folder, double click it.
- Inside Administrative Templates folder you will find Windows Component folder, open it by double clicking.
- Open the Windows update folder by double clicking.
- In the windows update folder search for Configure Automatic Update file and check whether it is set as Not Configured.
- If it Not Configured then left click on the start button.
- Type Cmd in the search box.
- After search is complete right click on cmd.exe icon and left click on Run as Administrator.
- If any pop up pops up in the user account control, then left click on Yes button to continue.
- In the Command Prompt window type gpupdate /force and press Enter.
- Wait till all the tasks get completed then Reboot the Windows 10 Technical Preview.
- After the computer starts, check to see whether the update features in Windows 10 can be used or not.
By following these simple steps, get the Windows updates features up and running in build 9926.
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