[KB9199283] – How to Fix the Windows 11 Update Error Code 0x800f081f?

Windows 11 Update Error 0x800f081f is a system error code related to updates in Windows 11. Windows Update Error Code 0x800f081f will show you an error message, there were “Some problems installing updates, but we’ll try again later. If you keep seeing this and want to search the web or contact support for information, this may help”. In this article, we will discuss the causes and different methods to be followed to resolve this Windows 11 Error 0x800f081f.

Windows 11 Error Code 0x800f081f

What are the Specific Reasons of the Windows 11 error 0x800f081f to occur?

  1. Windows 11 Error code 0x800f081f appears because of Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 incompatibilities
  2. System failed to find the .NET Framework source files for the installation to proceed
  3. Windows cannot download the critical files from the available update

[KB9199283] – Methods to Fix the Windows 11 Update Error Code 0x800f081f

Here are the different methods to be followed to resolve the Windows 11 error code 0x800f081f completely,

Run Windows Update Troubleshooter

  • Firstly, go to the settings –> System -> Troubleshoot -> Other troubleshooters

Windows Troubleshoot

  • After that, from the list select Windows Update -> Run the troubleshooter

If persist, follow the instruction below or talk to Microsoft experts for help.

Repair Windows system files

  • Firstly, open Command PromptWindow and Run as Administrator
  • After that, type the below command and hit enter
    • sfc /scanow

SFC Scan to fix Error Code 0x800f081f

  • Your PC will start scanning and, in the process, will try to fix the issue and Reboot
  • Again, open command prompt and type in the below command and hit enter
    • chkdsk C: /f /r /x

Windows 11 Update Error Code 0x800f081f

  • After the process completes, enter the below command and press enter
    • DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth

DISM Scan to fix Error Code 0x800f081f

  • Once the operation completed successfully, close the window and reboot your PC

Clear Windows Update Cache and components

  1. Firstly, open the Command Prompt and Run as administrator
  2. Secondly, type the below commands and hit Enter after you have typed each command, one by one

Net Stop bits

Net Stop wuauserv

Net Stop appidsvc

Net Stop cryptsvc

Ren %systemroot%SoftwareDistribution SoftwareDistribution.bak

Ren %systemroot%system32catroot2 catroot2.bak

Net Start bits

Net Start wuauserv

Net Start appidsvc

Net Start cryptsvc

  1. Finally, Exit the command prompt window and restart your PC

Remove WUServer and WIStatusServer from registry

  1. Firstly, Open Run Window and type the below command and press Enter

Regedit

Error Code 0x800f081f

  1. After that, click on Yes if a prompt asks you for permission
  2. Finally, go to the below address

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate

Error Code 0x800f081f

  1. Finally, on the right pane locate WUServer and WIStatusServer and delete both entries

Finally, follow the above explained steps and restart your system services will ideally resume your updates to work. If you still need help to resolve this Windows 11 Update error code 0x800f081f, we suggest you to chat with our experts. I am sure they will help you resolve this Windows 11 Update Error Code 0x800f081f issue completely. You can also visit our website for more details and information.