Windows could not search for new updates error Code 80248015

Have had this problem for almost 2 months.  Windows does not have this particular error code when I did a search on their Web site.

Clear your Temp File/Cache first upward.

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Click Start > all programs > Accessories > System Tools > Disk Cleanup

http://www.WinHelp.us/index.php/Windows/enhancing-Windows-performance/free-up-disk-space-in-Windows.html>

Better and easier to use - CCleaner.

Download the basic build (slim) via

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The basic build (slim) does not contain the toolbar disgusted

Cleaning DO NOT USE ANY Advanced options. TOUCH NOT THE REGISTRY. At least not for now.

Reset

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Make sure the hour, the date/year & time zone are set correctly

Don't forget to set a system restore point before doing any work on your computer.

Rename the folder C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution Windows Update

That's what I got when searched around the error 0 x 80248015

This problem may occur if the Windows Update, software distribution folder was damaged.

We can refer to the following steps to rename this folder.

Please note that the file will be re-created the next time we visit the Windows Update site.

1. close all open windows.

2. click on the "Start" button, click "All programs" and click on "Accessories".

3. right click on "Command prompt" and click "run as Administrator".

4. in the window "Administrator: command prompt", type " net stop WuAuServ" (without the quotes) and press ENTER.

Note: Please, look at the cmd window and make sure that it is said that he was arrested with success until we try to rename the folder.

5. click on the button 'Start' in the 'Search' box type " %windir%" (without the quotes) and press ENTER.

6. in the opened folder, find the folder named "C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution".

7. right click on the folder, select "Rename" and type " Sdold " (without the quotes) to rename this folder.

8. still in the window "Administrator: command prompt", type the command " net start WuAuServ" (without the quotes) in the opened window to restart the service Windows updates.

Note: Please, look at the cmd window and make sure that it says it has successfully launched.

Note: If the problem is resolved and you can successfully download and install the updates, you can delete the directory SoftwareDistribution.old to recover disk space.

The windows update team and other users who regularly read the forum can share their knowledge or learn from your interaction with us.

UTC/GMT is 20:58 Wednesday, June 13, 2012

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