2022-04 Cumulative Update for Windows 11 for x64-based Systems (KB5012592) Install error - 0x80073701

Raneem Sarraj 6 Reputation points

I've been having issues with this update, the error code is 0x80073701
tried many solutions found on the internet; doing a clean reboot, troubleshooting, and a DISM scan, still not fixed
please help me to fix it

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  1. T. Kujala 8,706 Reputation points

    Hi @Raneem Sarraj ,

    You could try install it manually.

    Download the update from the Microsoft Update Catalog.


  2. Limitless Technology 39,496 Reputation points

    Hi there,

    I would first suggest you try getting the updates manually and see if you can install them.
    You can get the updates by KB (KB5012592 ) number from the below link

    If you receive the same message and error on subsequent retries, try this workaround to mitigate the issue:

    -Select the start button and type cmd
    -Right-click or long-press on Command Prompt and select Run as administrator.
    -Type or copy and paste the following command into the Command Prompt window:

    dism /online /cleanup-image /startcomponentcleanup

    -Wait for the command to complete.
    -Restart your device.
    -Try checking for updates again.

    --If the reply is helpful, please Upvote and Accept it as an answer–

  3. MindiH 1 Reputation point

    I have been trying to get my laptop to update for months. This worked. Thank you, @Limitless Technology

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  4. Marcos Antonio Paione 1 Reputation point

    dism /online /cleanup-image /startcomponentcleanup
    try install udpate again

    ...same error...

    CBS Exec: Processing complete. Session: 30959127_3152314516, Package: Package_for_RollupFix~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~22000.613.1.25, Identifier: KB5012592 [HRESULT = 0x80073701 - ERROR_SXS_ASSEMBLY_MISSING]


    C:\WINDOWS\system32>dism /online /cleanup-image /startcomponentcleanup

    Deployment Image Servicing and Management tool
    Version: 10.0.22000.1

    Image Version: 10.0.22000.556

    [=========== 20.0% ]
    The operation completed successfully.


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