Solutions Through IT

November 29, 2012

Getting error 800B0001 on Windows Update for Server 2012 with local WSUS?

Filed under: Server 2012, Windows 8, WSUS — solutionsthroughit @ 14:12

Are you seeing an 800B0001 error on your Windows Server 2012 when you are trying to update from a WSUS server?  Turns out you might be missing an update for the WSUS server.  After backing up and verifying your backup, check out this article.  Please note the additional steps that you may have to take after installing the update, including resetting the softwaredistribution folder on the affected servers.  This may also affect Windows 8 installations, please let me know if you’ve experienced it, and this resolved the issue for you.



1 Comment »

  1. It’s happening to me with Server 2012. The WSUS patch you mention has already been applied to my WSUS server long ago.

    Comment by Phil P — December 20, 2012 @ 09:17

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