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This article describes how to correct the Windows Update Error 0x800F081F in Windows 8.1 with the built-in DISM or CheckSUR tool to replace damaged or missing Windows Update files with the System Update and Readiness Tool or CheckSUR tool. This built-in tool scans your Windows computer for inconsistencies that can be caused by various hardware errors or software problems and can correct them. In case of system inconsistency and corruption, you can use the DISM (Deployment Imaging and Servicing Management) tool to update files and resolve the problem.
Windows Update Error 0x800F081F
We have already seen how this tool can help correct these installation errors by corrupting the memory of Windows components:
0×80070002, 0x8007000D, 0x8007370D, 0x8007370B, 0x8007371B, 0×80070490, 0x8007370A, 0×80070057, 0x800B0100, 0x800F081F, 0×80073712, 0x800736CC, 0x800705B9, 0×80070246, 0×80092003, 0x800B0101.
Today, we will see how to fix Windows Update bugs with this tool 0x800F081F.
Open a high prompt, type the following and press Enter.
(1).exe /online /cleanup-image /scanhealth
When the operation is successfully completed, type the following and press Enter.
(1).exe /online /cleanup-image /restorehealth
Restart your computer and run Windows Update again.
If this doesn’t help, try Windows Update Troubleshooting or read how to fix Windows Update bugs in this post:
- Windows updates cannot be downloaded or installed
- Windows Update does not work or the page is empty.
Let’s hope something helps!