When running windows update on Windows XP from Internet Explorer you have come across the Error 0x800B0001 – Windows Update. You are unable to get Windows Update to work. What do you do? Here is the solution:
- Click on Start
- Click on Run
- In the Run dialog box type the following: regsvr32 wuapi.dll
- Click OK
- Repeat steps 1-4 for the following files wuaeng.dll, wucltui.dll, wups.dll, wuweb.dll, atl.dll
- Open Internet Explorer and try windows update again.
Hope that solved your problem!