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Error code when you use the Windows Update or Microsoft Update Web sites to install updates: "0x8024D00C"
Article ID: 958053 - View products that this article applies to.
When you try to install updates from the Windows Update Web site or from the Microsoft Update Web site, you may receive the following error code:
This problem may occur when there is a file version mismatch with Windows Update Agent files.
To resolve this problem, follow the steps that are listed in the following methods. Start with method 1. If method 1 does not resolve the problem, go to method 2.
Method 1: Register the Windows Update files
Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008For Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008, follow these steps:
Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003For Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003, follow these steps:
Method 2: Download and install the latest Windows Update AgentFor more information about how to obtain and install the latest Windows Update Agent, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/949104/ )How to obtain the latest version of the Windows Update Agent to help manage updates on a computer