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How to Fix "The Software Change Returned Error Code 0x87d00607"?

Alton Alexander
By Alton AlexanderUpdated on June 3rd, 2022

The software change returned error code 0x87d00607 is a Windows Update error that occurs when the Windows Update service is unable to connect to the Microsoft Update servers. This can happen for a number of reasons, including firewall or proxy settings that are preventing the Windows Update service from connecting to the internet, or a problem with the Microsoft Update servers themselves.

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1. Try to run the software change again

  1. Restart your computer.
  2. Attempt to run the software change again.
  3. If the problem persists, contact your software vendor.

2. If the software change requires a reboot, try rebooting the machine and then running the software change again

  1. If the software change requires a reboot, try rebooting the machine.
  2. If the machine still returns an error code of 0x87d00607, try reinstalling the software change.

3. If the software change fails again, try uninstalling the software and then reinstalling it

  1. Remove the software from the computer.
  2. Reinstall the software.

4. If the software change still fails, contact the software manufacturer for support

If the software change still fails, contact the software manufacturer for support in order to fix the software change returned error code 0x87d00607.