Windows Vista could not search for new updates (error code 1 800700)

original title: Windows Vista could not search for new updates

Windows Vista could not search for new updates.
800700 1 error code.
My Antivirus software is Bitdefender.
What should I do?

How long it has been since the system enabled to update?

Which version of Windows Vista (32-bit or 64-bit) and service pack (1 or 2) level.

When the system has been changed swept with the suite of security/antivirus installed, no matter what has been detected? If so, what, please?

Visit the Microsoft Solution Center and antivirus security for resources and tools to keep your PC safe and healthy. If you have problems with the installation of the update itself, visit the Microsoft Update Support for resources and tools to keep your PC updated with the latest updates.

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