# Windows Update Error 0x8024D004 – WU_E_SETUP_NOT_INITIALIZED

In this post, we’ll look at the Wndows Update Error Message “0x8024D004 – WU_E_SETUP_NOT_INITIALIZED” that is usually displayed when things go wrong during the update process.

Note that this Windows Update error is application for both Windows 10 and Windows 11.

## Error Message

0x8024D004 – WU_E_SETUP_NOT_INITIALIZED

## Windows Update Error Details

Windows Update Agent could not be updated because setup initialization never completed successfully.