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Windows 10 Update Error on Clean Install

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Hey guys, just upgraded my PC and installed a fresh retail copy of Windows 10 Pro, and as soon as I try and run Windows Update i get the following error:



I even tried re-installing Windows 10, and it's still happening.

Any help is appreciated, thanks.
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This may be relevant
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you were dreaded with error 80240020 in Windows Update? Here’s how to fix this.

Turns out, because of overloaded Microsoft servers, the installation files downloaded on your computer were either incomplete or corrupt.

Instructions to fix @ source:
http://www.redmondpie.com/fix-error-80240020-when-installing-windows-10-free-upgrade/
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What I ended up doing was downloading the latest ISO from Microsoft and installing it fresh. Updates are working now.
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What I ended up doing was downloading the latest ISO from Microsoft and installing it fresh. Updates are working now.

Maybe you still had the old 10420 build or something older instead of the current 1511 build of Windows 10 which was you will get if you download an ISO.
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