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How to fix Windows error code 80248007?

Alton Alexander
By Alton AlexanderUpdated on June 3rd, 2022

Windows Error Code 80248007 is a problem with the Windows operating system that can cause a variety of issues. This error can occur when the computer is unable to access certain files or folders, or when there is a problem with the Windows registry. If the problem is not fixed, the error can lead to other problems, such as computer crashes or system freezes.

1. Try restarting your computer

  1. Click Start, then click Shut Down.
  2. Click Restart, then click OK. Your computer will now restart. This should fix the windows error code 80248007.

2. Try troubleshooting your computer by following the steps in the "Troubleshooting steps for Windows errors 80248007" article

  1. First, open the Windows Update application by clicking on the Start Menu, then selecting All Programs, and then clicking on Windows Update.
  2. Next, click on the Check for updates button in the left pane.
  3. Windows Update will now check for any updates that are available. If any updates are found, they will be downloaded and installed automatically.
  4. Once the updates have been installed, restart your computer.
  5. Finally, try checking for updates again. If the problem persists, move on to the next step.
  6. Open the Registry Editor by typing "regedit" into the Start Menu.
  7. Navigate to the following key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate
  8. If the WindowsUpdate key does not exist, create it by right-clicking on the Windows key, selecting New, and then selecting Key.
  9. Name the new key WindowsUpdate and press Enter.
  10. Right-click on the WindowsUpdate key and select New, then select DWORD (32-bit) Value.
  11. Name the new value DisableWindowsUpdateAccess and press Enter.
  12. Double-click on the DisableWindowsUpdateAccess value and set it to 1.
  13. Close the Registry Editor and restart your computer.
  14. Try checking for updates again. If the problem persists, move on to the next step.
  15. Download and run the Windows Update Troubleshooter from Microsoft.
  16. Follow the instructions on the screen.
  17. Once the troubleshooter is finished, try checking for updates again.
  18. If the problem still persists, contact Microsoft support for further assistance.

3. Try uninstalling and reinstalling the drivers for your hardware

If you are receiving the windows error code 80248007, there are a few things that you can try in order to fix the issue. First, try uninstalling and reinstalling the drivers for your hardware. This may fix the problem if the drivers are outdated or corrupt. If this does not work, you may need to update your BIOS or run a registry cleaner to fix the problem.

4. Try accessing the Windows Update service and checking for updates

  1. Open the Start menu and type "Windows Update" into the search box.
  2. Click on the Windows Update icon that appears in the search results.
  3. In the Windows Update window that appears, click on the "Check for updates" link.
  4. Windows will now check for any available updates and download them automatically.
  5. Once the updates have been downloaded, restart your computer and try accessing the Windows Update service again.

Still not working? maybe try:

  1. Try verifying your system files.
  2. Try resetting your computer to its factory settings.
  3. Try troubleshooting connected devices.
  4. Try troubleshooting Internet connection issues.