Fix Error 0x800F081F While Installing Update and .Net Framework


Windows 10 users face various error codes while doing various tasks on PCs. But, It is not a big deal to fix error 0x800f081f. Go through this article, You will get instructions in details.

The error 0x800f081f appears when you try to update windows 10 or try to install .Net framework 3.5. If update  So, You will have to follow two different solutions

How to Fix Update Error 0x800F081F on Windows 10

If you encounter this error when you try to install windows update, you can do following things to fix it.

Error 0x800F081F While Installing .Net Framework

How to Fix .Net Framework Installation Error 0x800F081F on Windows

If you encounter this error while installing .NET Framework 3.5 or any other version, you can follow the methods given below.

1. Tweak Group Policy

If the component installation is disabled on group policy, users may encounter this problem when they try to install .Net Framework. In this case, To repair error 0x800F081F, you can follow these steps.

  • At first, Open the start menu, type gpedit.msc, and press enter. It will open the Windows Group Policy editor.
  • Now, Navigate to the Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > System.

Fix Error 0x800F081F using Local Group Policy Editor

  • Then, Find and double-click on the Specify settings for optional component installation and component repair.
  • Check “Enabled” and click on Apply and OK.
  • At last, Restart your computer.

Now, Try to install the .Net Framework. I hope you won’t encounter the error anymore.

2. Use DISM

Sometimes, You may need to enable .Net Framework 3.5 manually on your system using DISM command. It will fix your problem. To do it, follow these instructions.

  • At first, You will need a bootable Windows installation media such as pen drive or DVD etc. Insert it on your PC.
  • Now, Open the Start menu, type cmd, right-click on the Command Prompt and choose Run as administrator.
  • Type the following command and hit enter. Replace the <Drive Letter> with your installation media drive letter such as D, E etc.
Dism /online /enable-feature /featurename:NetFx3 /All /Source:<DRIVE Letter>:\sources\sxs /LimitAccess
  • After executing the command, you can try to install the .Net Framework 3.5. It will fix error 0x800F081F.

These are the most effective solutions to fix that error while updating windows or installing .Net framework. If you know any other better method to fix error 0x800F081F, you can let everyone know in the comment box.

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