[Solved] Windows Update Error 80070103

By April Cai in Common Errors Tags: Windows Update

This post is going to introduce you how to fix the common Error 80070103 when it occurs during installing Windows Update. It’s is not a very serious problem and you can fix it completely by yourself. Thus stay calm when you are prompted by Error 80070103. 

Error 80070103 may occur when you update a driver from Windows Update and try to install the driver that is already installed on your computer or the driver has a lower compatibility rating than one you already have installed. By knowing this, we can try to update the driver manually to solve the problem. Please go on with the easy steps.

Update the specific driver manually

Before we update the driver, we need to figure out what the specific device driver is.
Go with the checking method here:

Type Windows Update at search box from Start menu.
Then click Windows Update or Check for updates from the top result.

Click View update history.

Then you can find the specific failed device driver update on the top.

After locate the specific driver, now you should update it manually. 
Go to the device manufacturer’s website.
Find and download the latest driver for your device from the website.
Install the downloaded driver on your computer.
Reboot your system to make the new driver take effect.
Then check if the error still exists.

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