Windows update error 80070422, 0x80070422

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If you encounter error 80070422 while downloading Windows update, you need to change the service settings of Windows Update and re-enable the service.

If you encounter error 80070422 while downloading the update, you will need to change the service settings of Windows Update and re-enable the service.Option 1 : Use the built-in  Windows Update Troubleshooter functionality, which fixes some issues with Windows updates and also resolves this issue for you.

However, if this does not work try the second way.

Option 2 : Change or re-enable the Windows Update service  .

You are locked out of the system logon as an administrator to run this step. Therefore, you need:

  1. Open  Administrative Tools:  Open  Control Panel  in  administrative tools   and select  Administrative Tools .
  2. Open  Servies  (left click twice). (Enter  password  or confirm administrator rights if required).  
  3. In the Name column  , look for the Windows Update service name   and  right-  click it to open  Properties .
  4. On the General tab  , navigate to  Startup type  and change the status to  Automatic .
  5. In  Service Status , verify that the request has run. If not, select  Start , enter the  password  or confirm administrative rights if required.

* This method is applicable to Windows 8, 8.1 and 10.

Use the built-in Windows Update Troubleshooter functionality, which fixes some issues with Windows updates and also resolves this issue for you.

Open Administrative Tools

Open Servies

In the Name column, look for the Windows Update service name and right-click it to open Properties.

On the General tab, navigate to Startup type and change the status to Automatic.

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