Error 0x8024402B

Discussion in 'Windows Update' started by Jim Marsh, Mar 22, 2005.

  1. Jim Marsh

    Jim Marsh Guest

    Unable to update a Windows XP computer. I keep getting the error number
    0x80244B and can find no information on what to do.
    Two Questions:
    What is Error 0x8024402B?
    and
    How do I fix this so I can get updates?
     
    Jim Marsh, Mar 22, 2005
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  2. Jim Marsh

    Taurarian Guest

    Question 1 - I dont know.

    Question 2 - you could try the following:-

    8024402B

    Suggestion 1. Make sure that the date, time, and time zone on your computer
    are correct.

    Suggestion 2. Go to Start, Run, type in
    net.exe stop wuauserv
    Click OK or press Enter

    Re-register these files from Start, Run, type these in and click OK or press
    Enter after each one:

    regsvr32.exe wuapi.dll
    regsvr32.exe wuaueng.dll
    regsvr32.exe wuaueng1.dll
    regsvr32.exe wucltui.dll
    regsvr32.exe wups.dll
    regsvr32.exe wuweb.dll
    regsvr32.exe MSXML3.dll

    net.exe start wuauserv

    Suggestion 3. If still no joy, follow the steps here :
    http://v5.windowsupdate.microsoft.com/v5consumer/showarticle.aspx?articleid=21&ln=en
     
    Taurarian, Mar 23, 2005
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  3. Jim Marsh

    Jim Guest

    Thanks for the clear instructions.
    I did exactally as you instructed and still no joy.
    Unable to update and still getting the 0x8024402B Error.
     
    Jim, Mar 23, 2005
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  4. Jim Marsh

    Taurarian Guest

    Hi Jim, there's not much on this error,
    apparently it means
    0x8024402b WU_E_PT_HTTP_STATUS_NOT_MAPPED
    Http status other than 200, but not mapped above



    I'll see if there is anything else I can find out to assist you.
     
    Taurarian, Mar 24, 2005
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  5. Looks like a connectivity problem of some kind then.
    It would probably help for Jim to describe his connection
    and related options (e.g. in IE Options, Connections).
    I would try getting a packet trace of the fault.
    E.g. capture it with netcap or Ethereal. Etc.

    ---
     
    Robert Aldwinckle, Mar 24, 2005
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  6. Jim Marsh

    Jim Guest

    I really appreciate your help, but I am so untech savy and have no clue about
    the information I would need to get. Where do I find this information and
    what is netcap or Eathereal?
     
    Jim, Mar 24, 2005
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