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Fix Windows 10 Anniversary Update Failure Error

Posted on Jan 29, 2018 by Jean to Partition Master

According the Microsoft Windows forum, it seems that it’s not really a small problem for quite a number of Windows 10 users that they are unable to complete the Windows 10 anniversary update process in their PC. In other words, Windows 10 1607 anniversary update failed! So how to fix such a problem? Here below we’ll offer you effective methods to help you fix Windows 10 anniversary update failure error with error code 0x80070057/0x80070003.

"Error code ‘0x80070057 is what I got after I tried several times to update my Windows 10 to the latest new version - Windows 10 1607 anniversary update. It reminded me with a blue screen of words: Windows 10 Setup Sorry, we’ve having trouble determining if your PC can run Windows 10. Please close setup and try again. But the problem is that I’m sure my PC is compatible with Windows 10. How can I fix this error?"

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Method 1. Fix Windows 10 anniversary update system error and extend system partition

Professional partition manager software - EaseUS Partition Master will make it easy and simple for you to fix system errors and extend system partition to load new Windows 10 anniversary update for you. Here below are detailed steps to fix system error and how you can extend the system partition:

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 Windows 10 is supported

Check and fix Windows 10 system errors:
1. Launch EaseUS Partition Master and right-click the partition that you want to check by clicking "Check partition".

Fix Windows 10 system error for anniversary update.

2. Choose the way that you want to use to check partition: Check Partition Properties, Call Windows Chkdsk to fix errors, Surface Test.
Click OK
3. Let EaseUS Partition Master automatically check hard disk partition errors and repair errors for you. Click OK to finish the process.

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Extend system/system reserved partition
1. Launch EaseUS Partition Master, right-click the partition that you want to shrink and leave free space for adding to system reserved partition.
Click Resize/Move partition.

Extend system partition to solve Windows 10 anniversary update failure error.

2. Drag the left handle of the partition rightward and leave enough space, click OK.
At the bottom of the program, drag all partitions rightward and leave the unallocated free space behind the system reserved partition.
3.Drag the right handle of the system reserved partition rightward and add free space to it. Then click OK > Apply to keep all changes.

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Method 2. Troubleshoot Windows 10 update 0x80070057/0x80070003 error

1. Press Windows + X and select Control panel.
2. Type troubleshooter in the search box and click Troubleshooting.
3. Under System and Security, click Fix problems with Windows Updates.

Method 3. Get rid of Windows 10 1607 update error by resetting Windows Update Components

1. Press Windows + X and select Command Prompt (Admin);
2.Type: net stop wuauserv + Enter;
            net stop cryptSvc + Enter;
            net stop bits + Enter;
            net stop misiserver + Enter;
These command will help to stop BITS, Cryptographic, MSI Installer and the Windows Update Services.
3. Type: ren C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution SoftwareDistribution.old + Enter;
             ren C:\Windows\System32\catroot2 Catroot2.old + Enter;
This will help to rename the SoftwareDistribution and Cartoot2 folder.
4. Then type: net start wuauserv + Enter;
                      net start cryptSvc + Enter;
                      net start bits + Enter;
                      net start msiserver + Enter;
This will restart BITS, Cryptographic, MSI Installer and the Windows Update Services.
5. Type: Exit to close the Command Prompt window and then restart PC.
After this you can try to reinstall Windows 10 anniversary update in your PC again.

Download and install Windows 10 1607 ISO

Now you can try to download Windows 10 1607 anniversary update with ISO images and install in your PC.

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