How to fix Windows Update 80072f8f error
Other Solutions to fix the Windows Update 80072f8f Error. *
- From Internet Explorer main menu, click: Tools and choose Internet Options.
- Go to the Advanced tab.
- Under Security section, uncheck the following: Check for publisher’s certificate revocation. …
- Click OK.
- Restart Internet Explorer.
- Try to Update your computer now.
What does error 80072F8F mean?
The code 80072F8F is a generic error thrown by Windows Update (WU). It indicates that there’s something wrong with the SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) connection between WU and the Microsoft Server.