Windows Update error 0x80073712

Summary

When you try to install updates from Windows Update or Microsoft Update, you may receive error 0x80073712, and the update does not install.

This issue may occur if the Component-Based Servicing (CBS) manifest is corrupted.

Resolution

Windows 8.1 or Windows 8
Windows 7 or Windows Vista
Windows XP
Properties

Article ID: 957310 - Last Review: May 23, 2014 - Revision: 1

Microsoft Windows Update, Microsoft Update

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