Fix error codes “0x8DDD0018” or “0x80244019” or “0x80070422” when attempting to install updates? (KB 959894)

With this Microsoft Fixit

Microsoft Fixit 50814

Read the full KB article (KB959894) with manual fixit instructions.

Error message: “The necessary service "Automatic Updates" (WUAUSERV) is not started or Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) is disabled. Error 0x8DDD0018” or Error codes 0x80244019 or 0x80070422 when attempting to install updates.


Comments (4)

  1. Jesse says:

    upgrade to IE 8


    Windows update agent

    Save the download to your C drive

    Click Start, and then click Run.

    Type C:WindowsUpdateAgent30-x86.exe /wuforce and then click OK,install WU agent

    Restart the PC and try to update

  2. Nuttasit.w says:

    update 8.0 to 8.1 on dell X10 cause this error and make wifi can't access internet need to flushdns

  3. Pranav says:

    Do below steps:


    Open command box and type below command and hit enter….

        RegSvr32 C:WINDOWSsystem32wuapi.dll

        RegSvr32 C:WINDOWSsystem32wuaueng.dll

        RegSvr32 C:WINDOWSsystem32wucltui.dll

        RegSvr32 C:WINDOWSsystem32wups.dll

  4. h b chanabasappa says:

    windows update xp error no 0x80244019 and error no 0x8DDD0018

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