How to fix Windows Update Error 0x8007010b for 2022-01?

In this article we will discuss how to resolve this error code. The Windows Update Error 0x8007010b is a generic error code, in which the essential directory is missing, or the OS failed to access the directory.

If you encountered this error, then you are not alone. Other Windows users have also encountered this error code.

It is normally reported when:

  • Updating Windows.
  • Installing an application or creating a folder.

In some cases, the Xbox consoles also showed the 0x8007010b error while installing applications, games, or playing a movie.

Unable to update Windows and lacking security updates makes your system vulnerable to viruses, trojans, and other risky malware.

Causes of the Windows Update Error 0x8007010b

Here are some of the causes resulting in the error 0x8007010b:

  1. Interference of the Third-party applications.
  2. Using corrupt Windows Update components and applications.
  3. Using corrupt Windows user profile.
  4. By using corrupt system files.

How to resolve the Windows Update Error 0x8007010b?

Using Windows Update Troubleshooter

  1. Firstly, right-click on the Windows option and go to the Settings tab.
  2. Secondly, open Update & Security option, and in the left pane open the Troubleshoot tab.
  3. After this, in the right pane, open Additional Troubleshooters.
  4. After that, expand the Windows Update option and click on Run the Troubleshooter.
  5. Now let the troubleshooter complete its process and apply the troubleshooter’s recommendation.
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Use System File Checker (SFC)

To resolve this error, SFC Scan works as a solution to the corrupt system files.

  1. First, open command Prompt and run as administrator

  2. Next, type SFC/scannow and click Enter
  3. Once the scan is complete, restart your system and check the error is cleared.

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In conclusion,

This will completely solve the problem. If in any case the error still persists, then it is advised to contact the Microsoft technical support team.
Windows update error 0x8007010b

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