Failed to install Windows Update error 0x8007371b

Use Windows Update

  1. Run the Windows Update troubleshooter
  2. Open the search box by clicking the Type here to search taskbar button.
  3. Enter the keyword troubleshoot in the search utility.
  4. Click Troubleshoot to open that Settings tab
  5. Click Additional troubleshooters to open the window shown directly below.
  6. Select the Windows Update troubleshooter listed there.
  7. Click Run the troubleshooter to open the Windows Update troubleshooter
  8. Then go through and apply the troubleshooter’s suggested fixes.

Run image and servicing scans

  1. To run Deployment Image & Servicing Management scans, press the Windows key + S search box keyboard shortcut.
  2. Type cmd in Windows 10’s search box.
  3. Right-click Command Prompt and select Run as administrator to open an elevated CP window.
  4. First, type in this command and press Enter:Dism /online /cleanup-image /ScanHealth
  5. After than scan, input this Deployment Image command:Dism /online /cleanup-image /CheckHealth
  6. Finally, type in this command and hit Enter:Dism online /cleanup-image /RestoreHealth

Clear Windows Update’s cache folder

  1. Right-click your Start button and select Run.
  2. To open the Services window, input services.msc in Run’s text box and click OK.
  3. Right-click the Windows Update service to select Stop
  4. Next, open File Explorer with the Windows key + E keyboard shortcut for it.
  5. Enter this path into the file path bar:%windir%SoftwareDistributionDataStore
  6. Press the Ctrl + A key to select all the folder’s content.
  7. Select the Home tab
  8. Click the Delete button.
  9. Open the Services window again.
  10. Right-click Windows Update and select Start to restart that service.


However considering you have already purchased Restoro and would like us to assist you in doing that utilizing a remote session, please contact our support and they will be happy to help you.


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