Despite the general availability of Windows 10 v2004 to the public, it is recommended that PC users do not manually upgrade to this latest version immediately. The reason is that you will experience fewer problems during or after the upgrade process if the the update is broadcast to your device via Windows Update based on telemetry which shows that you will have a good update experience. However, if when you try to update Windows 10 via Windows Update and you encounter error 0xca020007, this post is intended to help you. In this article we will suggest the solutions that you can try to solve the problem.
Windows update error 0xca020007
If you are faced with this Windows 10 update error v2004 0xca020007, you can try our recommended solutions below in the order presented and see if that helps solve the problem.
- Run the Windows Update troubleshooter
- Clear Windows Update cache / components
- Run SFC and DISM analysis
- Download ISO Windows 10 v2004 directly or use the MCT (Media Creation Tool)
Let’s take a look at the description of the process involved for each of the solutions listed.
1]Run the Windows Update troubleshooter
This solution requires you to run the built-in Windows Update troubleshooter and see if that helps resolve the problem. Otherwise, go to the next solution if the update to feature update fails again.
2]Clear Windows Update cache / components
the Software distribution folder in the Windows 10 operating system is a folder located in the Windows directory and used to temporarily store files that may be required to install Windows Update on your computer. This solution requires that you delete the contents of the Software Distribution folder and see if that helps to resolve the problem. But if the error persists, try the next solution.
3]Run SFC and DISM analysis
If you have system file errors, you may encounter the error.
The SFC / DISM is a Windows utility that allows users to check for corruption in Windows system files and restore corrupted files.
For ease and convenience, you can run the analysis using the procedure below.
- hurry Windows key + R to call the Run dialog box.
- In the Run dialog box, type notepad and press Enter to open Notepad.
- Copy and paste the syntax below into the text editor.
@echo off date /t & time /t echo Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /StartComponentCleanup Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /StartComponentCleanup echo ... date /t & time /t echo Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth echo ... date /t & time /t echo SFC /scannow SFC /scannow date /t & time /t pause
- Save the file with a name and add it .bat file extension – for example; SFC_DISM_scan.bat.
- Run the batch file repeatedly with administrator privileges (right-click the saved file and select Execute as administrator in the context menu) until it reports no error.
- Restart your PC.
At startup, check for the update and try to download and install it. If it fails, try the next solution.
4]Download Windows 10 ISO directly or use the MCT (Media Creation Tool)
This solution allows you to directly download the Windows 10 v2004 ISO image file from the Microsoft website. Once you have downloaded the ISO to a location (preferably the desktop) on your device, double-click the ISO image to mount it as a virtual drive, then double-click the setup.exe to start the on-site upgrade process.
You can also use the Windows 10 Update Wizard to install the feature update.
Any of these solutions should work for you!