Windows 10: Windows Update Error 0x800700c1

Discus and support Windows Update Error 0x800700c1 in Windows 10 Gaming to solve the problem; Hello, I am trying to update my computer and it keeps encountering an error. This is the message it displays: Your device is missing important security... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Gaming' started by hwa1998, Feb 27, 2024.

  1. hwa1998 Win User

    Windows Update Error 0x800700c1


    Hello, I am trying to update my computer and it keeps encountering an error. This is the message it displays: Your device is missing important security and quality fixes. 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: 0x800700c1". Additionally, here is a screenshot of what happens when I try to retry the update.This is my Windows version: Windows 10. Version 22H2 OS Build 19045.3208

    :)
     
    hwa1998, Feb 27, 2024
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  2. 68One Win User

    Error 0x800700c1 in windows 10

    I have got the error 0x800700C1 and could not update KB3115259, KB3167685, KB3163018 & KB3149135 since a week ago. I tried both you two methods but the result was the same. I don't wish to follow hbja to go back to "Factory Setting". Can you help me sort
    it out with other solutions?
     
    68One, Feb 27, 2024
    #2
  3. Error 0x800700c1 in windows 10

    Hi,

    Thank you for posting your query on Microsoft Community.

    Share this information to assist you better.

    • Which build is currently installed in your computer?
    • Do you have any anti-virus program installed?
    The error code 0x800700C1 occurs because the Windows Authenticode Signature Verification function now verifies portable executable (PE) files.

    I suggest you to follow the methods below and check if you can install the updates:

    Method 1: Run Windows Update Troubleshooter

    I suggest you to run the Windows Update Troubleshooter. Follow these steps to run Windows Update
    troubleshooter:

    • Press Windows key + W and type
      troubleshooting.
    • Select Troubleshooting.
    • Select View all on the top left corner.
    • Click Windows Update troubleshooter.
    • Follow the on-screen instructions to run the troubleshooter.
    • Check if issue persists.
    If the issue persists, follow next method.

    Method 2:

    I suggest you to check if the services responsible for Windows update is running. Refer to these steps:

    • Press Windows key +R, type “services.msc
    • Locate the BITS, Cryptographic, MSI Installer
      and the Windows Update Services and check if it is running.
    • If not, right click on the service and click start to start the service.

    Hope this helps, let us know the status of the issue. We will assist you further.
     
    Rakesh Narayanaswamy, Feb 27, 2024
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  4. Eric Ber Win User

    Windows Update Error 0x800700c1

    Error on windows update - (KB4056892) - Errore 0x800700c1

    Hi Luca,

    A corrupted Windows Update components is one of the possible reasons why you are having the error code 0x800700c1 when installing the Windows Update KB4056892. For us to assist you better, kindly answer the questions below:

    • Have you made any changes to your computer prior to this issue?
    • What troubleshooting steps have you done so far?
    • Do you have a third-party security software installed?
    • Have you tried to use the
      Windows Update troubleshooter?

    Meanwhile, you can follow the troubleshooting steps in this
    link
    to resolve Windows Update issues.

    We'll be looking forward to your reply.
     
    Eric Ber, Feb 27, 2024
    #4
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