How to Fix Error 0x8007000b

In this tutorial, we will teach you how to fix the bsod stop error 0x800700b. The Error 0x800700b occurs when you try to install updates by using the Windows Update or the Microsoft Update Web site.


Step 1 – Update Windows Defender

First of all, go to the notification area and click on the flag icon. From the menu that opens, click on the update windows defender option.

Click on update windows defender option

Step 2 – View 0x800700B error

As a result, the windows defender window will open up and it will start checking for updates. All of a sudden, you will see a popup window showing you the error “Operation failed with 0x800700B”

Windows Package Manager error

Step 3 – Open command prompt as an administrator

Now, we will try to resolve the problem. Go to the start menu, right click on the Command Prompt and select the Run as administrator option.

Open command prompt with administrative rights

Step 4 – Enter fsutil resource command

As a result, the command prompt window will open. Over there, enter the command
fsutil resource setautoreset true c:\
This command sets the path where your updates files will be placed. You can change the path if your Windows is installed in another path.

Set path for your update files

Step 5 – Restart your computer

It is recommended to restart your computer after you have executed the above command.

Reboot the system

Step 6 – Open Control Panel

When the computer restarts, go to the start menu and open the Control Panel.

Go to Control Panel

Step 7 – Click on Windows Update option

Once the Control Panel window opens, click on the Windows Update option.

Windows update

Step 8 – Install Updates

In the Windows Update window, click on the Install Updates button.

Click on the Install Updates button

Step 9 – Accept the license terms

As a result, the Windows update window will open. Over there, accept the license terms and then click on the Finish button.

Agree to the license terms

Step 10 – Windows update wizard will download updates

You will see that the windows update wizard will start downloading the updates and this is how you can successfully fix the bsod stop error 0x800700B

No error when downloading windows updates