Windows Update Troubleshooter Download Full Version [2023 Tips]

Updated by Brithny on Dec 06, 2022
  | Computer Instruction

Are you having trouble installing the latest Windows updates? If so, you're not alone. Many people have been reporting problems with the update process lately. Thankfully, there's a troubleshooter tool that can help. This blog post will show you how to download Windows Update Troubleshooter on Windows 11/10. We'll also give you some tips for avoiding common Windows update issues. Keep reading to learn more!

What Is a Windows Update Troubleshooter for Windows 11/10

Windows Update Troubleshooter is a program that automatically detects and fixes common problems with Windows Update. Windows Update is a Microsoft service that delivers security patches and updates to Windows users.

However, sometimes Windows Update can run into problems, such as Windows 10 installation has failed, you can't install Windows 10, Windows 10 keeps crashing or freezing, etc. The Windows Update Troubleshooter can help to fix these problems, restoring the update process to its normal functioning state. 

How to Download Windows Update Troubleshooter for Windows 11/10

Windows Update Troubleshooter is a utility that can help you resolve Windows Update issues. It's a built-in tool. You don't need to download it from Microsoft. All you need to do is to follow the steps below to run Windows Update Troubleshooter on Windows 11/10.

How to Run Windows Update Troubleshooter on Windows 11

If you are a Windows 11 user, follow the steps below to run Windows Update Troubleshooter to resolve errors while downloading and installing Windows updates.

Step 1. Go to "Start > Settings > Update & Security".

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Step 2. Select "Troubleshoot" and choose "Additional troubleshooters".

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Step 3. Under the Get up and running section, select "Windows Update > Run the troubleshooter".

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Then, Windows 11 Update Troubleshooter will automatically detect Windows 11 update issues and repair Windows 11 errors. When the troubleshooter is finished running, close the window and restart your PC.

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How to Run Windows Update Troubleshooter on Windows 10

There's a little bit different if you are a Windows 10 user. To run Windows Update Troubleshooter on Windows 10, follow the steps below.

Step 1. Select "Start > Settings > Windows Update".

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Step 2. Go to "Troubleshoot > Additional troubleshooters".

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Step 3. Then, select "Windows Update > Run the troubleshooter" under Get up and running.

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Step 4. Windows Update Troubleshooter will detect the update problems automatically. Wait patiently during the process.

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If the problems aren't resolved, repeat the steps to rerun the troubleshooter. Or, turn to Windows repair service to resolve your issues.

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How to Troubleshoot Windows Update Errors Without Losing Data

Microsoft Windows releases updates regularly to improve the security and performance of the operating system. However, sometimes these updates can fail, causing errors that prevent the computer from starting correctly. Fortunately, there are some steps you can take to troubleshoot these errors without losing any data. 

First, try Windows Update Troubleshooter to run the Windows fix. Then, run data recovery software to restore lost data after the Windows 11/10 update. EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard is a powerful data recovery software that can help you recover lost or deleted files from your computer.

  • It supports a wide range of file types, including photos, documents, emails, and more.
  • The software has an intuitive interface that makes it easy to use, even for beginners.
  • It can recover data from all kinds of storage devices, including hard drives, SSDs, USB drives, memory cards, and more.

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Even if you have accidentally updated to Windows 11/10 and lost some data in the process, EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard can still help you recover it. Follow the steps to get back lost data after the update.

Note: To guarantee a high data recovery chance, install EaseUS data recovery software on another disk instead of the original disk where you lost files. 

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard on your Windows 11, Windows 10, Windows 8, or Windows 7 computer. Select the disk partition or storage location where you lost data and click "Scan".

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Step 2. This recovery software will start scanning the disk to find all lost and deleted files. When the scan process completes, click "Filter" > "Type" to specify lost file types.

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Step 3. Preview and restore lost Windows files. You can double-click to preview the scanned files. Then, select the target data and click the "Recover" button to save them to another safe spot in the PC or an external storage device.

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Windows Update Troubleshooter is a built-in tool for Microsoft that can help users fix common Windows update errors without losing data. The process is simple and does not require any additional software. Users can download the troubleshooter, run it on their computer, and follow the instructions. If you are experiencing data loss problems after the update, we recommend downloading and running EaseUS hard drive recovery software.

 Download for Win Recovery Rate 99.7%
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Windows Update Troubleshooter Download FAQs

Now that you know what the Windows Update Troubleshooter is and how to run it on your computer, you can fix any Windows update issues without losing data. If you still have problems, keep reading.

1. How to fix Windows won't update without sending errors?

To fix Windows won't update errors:

  • Restart to apply installed updates
  • Run the Windows update again
  • Disconnect all peripherals
  • Check internet connection
  • Run a thorough virus scan...

2. How do I force update Windows 10?

Here are the steps to force Windows 10 update:

Step 1. Type cmd in the search box

Step 2. Then type the following commands

  1. wuinstall /search
  2. wuinstall /download
  3. uninstall /install

Step 3. Wait for the finish of update installation.

3. How do I repair corrupted Windows 10?

6 Ways to Repair Windows 10 for Free

  • Repair with Startup Repair
  • Repair Windows 10 Using SFC
  • Repair Windows 10 with Repair Service
  • Repair Windows 10 by Resetting PC
  • Repair with System Restore
  • Reinstall Windows 10 to Repair

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