Fix 0xc1900403 in Windows Update (3 easy steps)

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Windows Update error 0xc1900403 is a recurring error in Windows 10. I’ve seen it many times in the last few years, but especially in the latest months, the error 0xc1900403 seems to be back more often. In this post, I’ll sum up the real effective solutions to fix this error. Every step may completely fix …

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Disable automatic restarts in Windows 10 after installing Windows Updates

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Last week a client asked me to disable automatic restarts of Windows Update. He used batch processing that took longer than 24 hours. He was therefor unable to use the Active Hours setting. Windows does not offer a dedicated setting to disable automatic restarts. However, there are several ways to disable Windows Update reboots. How …

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Error 0x800f0982 during Windows Update Windows 10 easy fix

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Another day in the life of a Sysadmin: Error 0x800f0982 in Windows Update. In this particular case, it was update 2019-03 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 version 1809 (KB4489899). But actually, it could’ve been any update. Fix 0x800f0982 Error 0x800f0982 stands for PSFX_E_MATCHING_COMPONENT_NOT_FOUND and indicates some missing components related to language packs. Investigation led me …

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0x80070070 Installation Failure: Windows failed to install the following update with error 0x80070070

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During my monthly patch maintenance evening I stumbled upon the following error on one of my servers: Log Name: System Source: Microsoft-Windows-WindowsUpdateClient Event ID: 20 Task Category: Windows Update Agent Level: Error Keywords: Failure,Installation User: SYSTEM Description: Installation Failure: Windows failed to install the following update with error 0x80070070: 2018-01 Security Monthly Quality Rollup for …

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Error 80070005: can’t create object ‘Scripting.FileSystemObject’ in Windows Script Host

After applying a few Microsoft patches to one of my desktops, I could not load my login script (.wsf) anymore. When I ran my login script, the following error occurred: Windows Script Host Error: Can’t create object: ‘Scripting.FileSystemObject’ Code: 80070005 Source: WScript.CreateObject Since the login script has been working for years, I knew something got …

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