[KB9199278] – How to Fix Windows 10 20H2 Update Error 0xc19001e1?

Windows 10 20H2 Update Error Code 0xc19001e1 is generally caused due to the corrupt system files. Many users encounter this Windows 10 Update Error Code 0xc19001e1 when trying to upgrade their PC to 20H2 and displays a message stating that Windows failed to install the updates. In this post, we will discuss the reasons behind this Windows Update Error Code 0xc19001e1 and the solution to resolve this Windows 10 Update error 0xc19001e1 completely.

Reasons of the Window 10 update Error 0xc19001e1

Windows update error 0xc19001e1 indicate that the OS is missing some files required by Windows Update to perform it. This error code 0xc19001e1 will also appear when, Windows cannot finish updating the operating system. Other common reasons may include incorrect user input and accidentally deleted files from the registry that now cause system malfunctions.

[KB9199278] – Solutions to fix the Windows Update Error code 0xc19001e1

Run Windows Update Troubleshooter

  • Firstly, go to Settings and open Update and Security option
  • After that, click Troubleshooter tab and Select Additional troubleshooters

Run Windows Update Troubleshooter

  • Finally, Run the Update troubleshooter and Restart your PC

Run Windows Update Troubleshooter

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

Repair Corrupted System Files to fix the Error 0xc19001e1

Perform SFC scan

  1. Firstly, open Command Prompt and Run as administrator
  2. After that, use the following command and press Enter

sfc /scannow

SFC Scan

  1. Finally, reboot your system

If SFC returned an error, then use the following command lines and press Enter after each command

DISM /Online /Cleanup-Image /CheckHealth

DISM /Online /Cleanup-Image /ScanHealth

DISM /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth

SFC Scan

Reset Windows Update Component

  1. Firstly, open Command Prompt and Run as administrator
  2. After that, type the following commands and press Enter after each command

net stop bits

net stop wuauserv

net stop appidsvc

net stop cryptsvc

Reset Windows Update Component

Reset Software Distribution Folder

  1. Firstly, open the Command Prompt and Run as Administrator
  2. After that, copy and paste following commands one by one and press Enter
    1. ren C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution SoftwareDistribution.old
    2. ren C:\Windows\System32\catroot2 Catroot2.old

Download the Updates Manually to solve this error code 0xc19001e1

  1. First, you must visit Microsoft’s Update History website to find the update number
  2. Once you find the updated code, you must visit the Microsoft Update Catalog It should start with KB and some numbers
  3. Enter the update code in the search field, and the results list should appear

Windows Update error code 0xc19001e1

At last, 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 10 update error code 0xc19001e1, we suggest you to chat with our experts. I am sure they will help you resolve this issue completely. You can also visit our website for more details and information.