When it tried to install Play Ready, it gave me the error: An error encountered while downloading the installation package (Error code: 0x80240022).
A program required for this install to complete could not be run.
Since updating to window's 10, I am unable to update i Tunes to 12.3 (most current version). "there is a problem with this windows installer package.
Error(s) found: Code 8024402F Windows Update encountered an unknown error.
I clicked on "Get help with this error" and used the "Windows Update troubleshooter" but it could not find the error.
Again, I used to use Windows Vista and it updated fine without any issues.
Contact your support personnel or the package vendor." After searching both Microsoft and apple forums, I tried to uninstall all apple/i Tunes components.However, I can not uninstall the Apple software update program; I get the same message listed above.If anyone has any idea how to correct this issue, pleeeease help, I'm losing my mind over this.....original title: Windows Update still giving error Code 8024402F Windows Update encountered an unknown error even after fresh install (Win7 Professional x32 and x64) Hi, I recently installed Windows 7 (fresh install).Prior to that, I was using Windows Vista and everything was working OK.I upgraded to Windows 7 Pro x32 bit (using the download version), installed various softwares and everytime I tried updating through Windows update, I get the error Windows could not seach for new updates: An error occured while checking for new updates for your computer.