All Insider Updates error 0x800705b4


  1. Posts : 5
    Windows 10 Insider
       02 Aug 2018 #1

    All Insider Updates error 0x800705b4


    I have an HP laptop Pavilion g6-2203sa running Windows Insider v17672. All the updates of MSAV, malicious Software Removal and Windows Insider Preview all report the error 0x800705b4 to Windows Update. I have tried every trick in the book without success. sfc and DISM report no errors. I've tried a safe boot, stopping and starting services. I've tried installing from a local download of Insider Preview with the same error. Any suggestions, please?
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  2. Ztruker's Avatar
    Posts : 6,590
    Windows 10 Pro X64 1809 17763.134
       04 Aug 2018 #2

    See here: 0x800705b4 Error in Windows Update in Windows 10 [Solved]

    It's for an older elease but the steps taken still apply.
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  3. Posts : 5
    Windows 10 Insider
    Thread Starter
       4 Weeks Ago #3

    Hi Ztruker,
    I have tried all the steps suggested but still get the same error. I have also uninstalled office 2013 but that doesn't help. All drivers are updated.
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  4. Ztruker's Avatar
    Posts : 6,590
    Windows 10 Pro X64 1809 17763.134
       3 Weeks Ago #4

    Wow, it's been two and a half months since I last heard from you.

    Give this a try. It has multiple things to try:

    Fix Windows Update issues
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  5. Posts : 5
    Windows 10 Insider
    Thread Starter
       3 Weeks Ago #5

    Windows Insider Update


    Unfortunately personal problems interfered. I tried that but none of the versions of KB4456655 were applicable for this computer. I tried x64 wotkstation. I have fhe following specs:
    Windows 10 Professional (x64) (build 17672)
    Install Language: English (United Kingdom)
    System Locale: English (United Kingdom)
    Installed: 20/05/2018 11:57:51
    Boot Mode: UEFI with successful Secure Boot

    Hewlett-Packard HP Pavilion g6 Notebook PC 0880110000305D10000620100
    System Serial Number: 5CD2360XX9
    Enclosure Type: Notebook

    1.90 gigahertz AMD A8-4500M APU with Radeon HD Graphics
    192 kilobyte primary memory cache
    4096 kilobyte secondary memory cache
    64-bit ready
    Multi-core (4 total)
    Not hyper-threaded

    Board: Hewlett-Packard 1849 57.35
    Serial Number: PCTXA014J2AHVH
    Bus Clock: 100 megahertz
    UEFI: Insyde F.2A 07/18/2016

    747.37 Gigabytes Usable Hard Drive Capacity
    300.58 Gigabytes Hard Drive Free Space

    hp DVD A DS8A8SH SATA CdRom Device [Optical drive]

    Hitachi HTS547575A9E384 [Hard drive] (750.16 GB) -- drive 0, s/n J2540059EKDR6E, rev JE4OA50A, SMART Status: Healthy

    7652 Megabytes Usable Installed Memory
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  6. Posts : 5
    Windows 10 Insider
    Thread Starter
       3 Weeks Ago #6

    Windows Insider Update


    I also tried the AMD64 Cumulative Update with the same error.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  7. Ztruker's Avatar
    Posts : 6,590
    Windows 10 Pro X64 1809 17763.134
       3 Weeks Ago #7

    Did you download and run the Windows Update Troubleshooter?
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  8. f14tomcat's Avatar
    Posts : 37,766
    Triple boot - Win 10 Pro, Win 10 Pro Insider (2) - (and a sprinkling of VMs)
       3 Weeks Ago #8

    Couldn't help but notice that the current build (17672) is an Insider from May, 2018. Not only is it very out of date, it is pre-fork, meaning it is a build from way before the first 18xxx series 19H1 Insider builds. It may not even be supported any longer, I suspect it isn't.
      My ComputersSystem Spec


  9. Posts : 5
    Windows 10 Insider
    Thread Starter
       3 Weeks Ago #9

    1. Yes, I have run the Windows Update Troubleshooter, it made no difference.
    2. Yes, I agree, 17672 is a long way back. I have attempted to update from a downloaded later build iwthout success.
    I have noted that when trying to WUP all outstandung updates, including Defender and Office, receive the same error report.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  10. Ztruker's Avatar
    Posts : 6,590
    Windows 10 Pro X64 1809 17763.134
       3 Weeks Ago #10

    WHat about doing a Clean Install of the latest Insider build?
      My ComputersSystem Spec


 

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