I need to download Windows Update Reset Tool

Melvin Lee 431 Reputation points

How do download Windows Update reset tool?

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A Microsoft operating system that runs on personal computers and tablets.
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  1. Castorix31 83,096 Reputation points

    It is in Technet Archives : Reset Windows Update Tool

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  3. Jenny Yan-MSFT 9,336 Reputation points

    Here is the github link for the same author of Reset Windows Update Agent in Technet since the technet content could be read only now.
    Reset Windows Update Agent

    Reference article

    Hope this helps and please help to accept as Answer if the response is useful.


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  4. S.Sengupta 17,121 Reputation points MVP

    Reset Windows Update Client settings script will completely reset the Windows Update client settings. It has been tested on Windows 7, 8, 10, and Windows Server 2012 R2. It will configure the services and registry keys related to Windows Update for default settings. It will also clean up files related to Windows Update, in addition to BITS related data.

    Reset Windows Update Agent script allows you to reset the Windows Update Agent, resolving issues with Windows Update.



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  5. Docs 15,491 Reputation points

    A windows reset can save or remove files.

    There are alternatives to Windows reset in case the Windows reset fails or is unavailable.

    What problems are you having with the computer?

    To troubleshoot only Windows updates open administrative command prompt and copy and paste:

    msdt.exe -id WindowsUpdateDiagnostic

    Click view detailed information.

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