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HOW TO FIX WINDOWS UPDATE CANNOT CURRENTLY CHECK?

If your Windows displays the “Windows update cannot currently check” error, follow the below-mentioned troubleshooting methods to resolve the error.

Windows update cannot currently check

Method: 1

  • On your Windows desktop, click the Windows icon at the bottom-left corner of the screen.
  • Type “troubleshoot” in the search panel and press the Enter key.
  • In the Settings window, click the Troubleshoot button from the left-side panel.
  • On the right-side pane, select the Windows Update option and click the Run the troubleshooter button.
  • Wait until the Windows Update troubleshooter detects and fixes the error automatically.
  • After completing the troubleshooting process, restart your computer and check if the error Windows update cannot currently check is resolved.

Method: 2

  • On your Windows desktop, open the Windows Control Panel and search for Windows Update.
  • Turn off the Windows Update if it is set to check for updates automatically.
  • After a few seconds, turn it on and restart the PC.
  • Open the default browser and go to the official Intel site.
  • Download the latest Rapid Storage Technology (RST) driver that suits your Windows OS.
  • Navigate to the Downloads folder and install the RST driver.
  • Now, check if the Windows Update cannot currently check error is reappears.

Method: 3

  • This method shows how to register the Windows Update service.
  • On your Windows desktop, open the Run dialogue box by pressing the Windows + R shortcut keys.
  • Type “services.msc” in the Run panel and hit the Enter key.
  • In the Services window, give a right-click on the Windows Update service and select the Stop option from the pop-up menu.
  • Now, click the Start menu and type “cmd” in the search panel.
  • Press the Enter key and give a right-click on the “Command Prompt” app and select the Run as administrator option.
  • If the User Access Control (UAC) window appears on the screen, click the Yes button.
  • In the Command Prompt window,
  • Type the “regsvr32 wuapi.dll” command and hit the Enter key.
  • Type the “regsvr32 wuaueng.dll” command and press Enter.
  • Enter the “regsvr32 wups.dll” command and hit the Enter key.
  • Type the “regsvr32 wups2.dll” command and press Enter.
  • Enter the “regsvr32 wuwebv.dll” command and hit the Enter key.
  • Type the “regsvr32 wucltux.dll” command and press Enter.
  • If prompted, click the OK button in the Regsvr32 pop-up window.
  • Next, restart your Windows and open the Services window by typing “services.msc” in the Run dialog box.
  • In the Services window, give a right-click on the Windows Update service and select the Start option from the pop-up menu.
  • Now, restart your computer once again and check if the error is resolved.
  • If the problem Windows update cannot currently check is persists, restore your Windows using the System Restore feature.