windows 2000 – ITMU / Windows Update Issues

Get this when doing a windows update – Error number: 0xC8000408

First check the basics, ensure that windows update is a trusted site and the seucirty level is set corretely within the Zone – test with lower secuirty to see if that resolves the problem.

If that doesnt work try the following;
1) Added the user SYSTEM with every privilege to C: and subs
2) Stopped the “Automatic Updates” service
3) Renamed the C:\WINNT\SoftwareDistribution folder
4) Started the “Automatic Updates” service again

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