3 Easiest Ways to Fix Windows Update error KB2267602

KB2267602 is a downloadable update patch for windows 10.


KB2267602 can be interrupted for various reasons, and we will go through all of them and find out the solution in this article.

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How to fix Windows Update error KB2267602?

This tutorial will be easy to perform even if you are not technical savvy.

However, to fix the Windows Update error KB2267602, follow the steps and methods below:

  1. Click on search and type “services.msc“.
  2. Open the top result.

    open services app as an administrator

  3. A new window of Windows services will open.
  4. Now find Windows update.

    search Windows update

  5. Right-click on Windows update and click on Stop.

    Stop Windows Update service

This method will stop windows from updating automatically. 

Once we stop the Windows updates, the next step is to delete the cache files of previously downloaded patches of Windows Update KB2267602.

To be able to do that, follow the steps below:

  1. Click on search and type “Run” or press Win+R Keys.
  2. Open Run and type this directory: %windir%\SoftwareDistribution\DataStore

    Type - %windir%SoftwareDistributionDataStore and hit OK

  3. Now delete all the folders and files inside that directory.

Next, we have to start the Windows update service from Windows Services again.

Follow the steps below:

  1. Open Windows Services as we did to stop the services.
  2. Now, Find Windows Update.
  3. Right Click on Windows Update and click on Start to start Windows Update services again.

    Start the Windows update services

Once the process is done, go to the settings, go to the Windows Updates and Security, and click on Check for updates

Windows will start downloading the new update.

Try the following steps if the issue is still there and you cannot solve the KB2267602 error on your Windows 10.

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Delete or Disable Antivirus

Usually, antiviruses are meant to protect the computer from malware and viruses.

And these viruses usually come from the internet.

So if you have installed antivirus, then that antivirus might have detected that windows update as a threat or virus, but that use to be a mistake only.

However, if you can’t fix the KB2267602, you can try disabling your antivirus for some time.

Disable Antivirus

Perform SFC scan

SFC scan is usually used to check and repair files that get damaged or corrupted during installation.

You can try an SFC Scan to fix corrupted files in your windows:

  1. Open Command Prompt as an Administrator.

    Run CMD as administrator

  2. Type sfc/scannow and hit enter.

    sfc-scannow command

  3. This process will take some time.
  4. Once the process is done, restart your computer.

Now check for updates and see if the error is still there or fixed.


KB2267602 error can be solved in many ways, as shown in this article.

If you are still facing this error while installing Windows updates, you can try the solutions on this page.

You will find a way to get rid of this error. 

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