Microsoft releases new updates at regular intervals to improve the performance of their Operating System. As we said, recently, Microsoft has released a new Update KB5008353 to fix various taskbar issues, display bugs and many more. In desperation, some Windows 11 users now complained that they could not install the latest update on their system.

There are some features that prevent your system from installing the latest update KB5008353. If you are in the same boat, then don’t worry; you will get all the solutions here. Anyway, leave the causes of the same issue, and walk through this article to get all the possible solutions to install Update KB5008353 without any trouble. Let’s have a look.

Fix 1: Run Update Troubleshooter:

As a first resort to installing the Update KB5008353 on your Windows 11 is running the Windows built-in Update troubleshooter. This process will help you to overcome any hurdles to updating your Windows. To do so,

  • Firstly, type Windows + I simultaneously to open the Settings window on your screen.
  • Then select the System from the left menu and select the Troubleshoot option.
  • On the next screen, click on the Other troubleshooters and click the Run button beside the Windows Update option.
  • Finally, restart the system and see now you are able to install the latest update.

Fix 2: Reset Windows Update Components:

Another solution to tackle the Update KB5008353 not installing on Windows 11 is resetting the Windows Update component. To do so,

  • Firstly, type cmd in your Windows 11 search box and open the Command Prompt as Run as Administrator.
  • Then inside the Command Prompt window, copy then paste or type the following commands, then press Enter after each command,

SC config trustedinstaller start=auto

 net stop bits

 net stop wuauserv

 net stop msiserver

 net stop cryptsvc

 net stop appidsvc

 Ren %Systemroot%\SoftwareDistribution SoftwareDistribution.old

 Ren %Systemroot%\System32\catroot2 catroot2.old

 regsvr32.exe /s atl.dll

 regsvr32.exe /s urlmon.dl

l regsvr32.exe /s mshtml.dll

 netsh winsock reset

 netsh winsock reset proxy

 rundll32.exe pnpclean.dll,RunDLL_PnpClean /DRIVERS /MAXCLEAN

 dism /Online /Cleanup-image /ScanHealth

 dism /Online /Cleanup-image /CheckHealth

 dism /Online /Cleanup-image /RestoreHealth

 dism /Online /Cleanup-image /StartComponentCleanup

 Sfc /ScanNow 

net start bits

 net start wuauserv

 net start msiserver

 net start cryptsvc

 net start appidsvc

  • After executing all the commands, restart your system and try again to install the update.

Fix 3: Use Microsoft Update Catalog:

If you are unable to install the KB5008353 Update on your Windows 11, you may need to download and install the problematic update manually. To do so,

  • Firstly, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog page using your browser.Microsoft Update Catalog
  • Then in the search box, type the Update number starts with KB; here it is KB5008353.
  • Now download the update on your system and install it manually.
  • Finally, restart the system and check the progress.

Fix 4: Install Windows 11 Installation Assistant:

As per some suffered users, installing the Window 11 Installation Assistant might help you to escape from the same issue. This is a proven fix in the case of several users, so we recommend the same. To do so,

  • Firstly, go to the Microsoft Windows 11 Installation Assistant webpage.Windows 11 Installation Assistant
  • Then click on the Download now tab under the Windows 11 Installation Assistant.
  • Once done, open the downloaded file and install it on your system by following all the instructions that appear on the screen.
  • Finally, try again to install the update.

Fix 5: Use Media Creation Tool:

At times, simply installing the Windows 11 Media Creation Tool helps you to install the Update KB5008353 on your Windows. To do so,

  • Firstly, go to the Official page of the Windows 11 Media Creation Tool using your browser.Windows 11 Media Creation Tool
  • Then click on the Download now tab under the Create Windows 11 Installation Media.
  • Once done, open the downloaded file and install it on your system by following all the instructions that appear on the screen.
  • Finally, try to install the latest missing update on your system.

Fix 6: Restart Windows Update Service:

If any of the above solutions do not help you, then you need to restart the Windows Update service. To do so,

  • Firstly, type ‘Services’ in your desktop search box and open the first search result.
  • Inside the Services window, scroll down and locate the Windows Update service.
  • Right-click on it and select its Properties.
  • In the Properties window, set Startup type as Automatic and Service status as Start.
  • Finally, save all the changes and try again to install the update.

These are all about to fix Update KB5008353 Not Installing on your Windows 11. However, if you have any queries or doubts after reading this article, then please leave a comment in the below-given comment box.