Microsoft has just released the Update KB5010414 for Windows 11 systems. The update comes with many more features and enhancements to refresh Windows 11 devices. From the new taskbar features to general enhancements and fixes, this makes it the biggest update. But few users have pointed out that the Update KB5010414 cannot get installed, and they are very concerned about it.

There can be many causes for the same issue, and if you are experiencing the same, you are not alone. After realizing your frustration with the same issue, we have listed some solutions to install the Update KB5010414 on your Windows 11 without any troubles. Let’s have a look. 

Fix 1: Run Update Troubleshooter:

The built-in Update troubleshooter acts as a major attempt to fix the Update KB5010414 that is not installed on Windows 11. To do so, 

  • Firstly, open the Start menu and select the Settings app from the list of menus.
  • Then choose the System from the left side and click on the Troubleshooter option.
  • And select the Other troubleshooters option and click on the Run button near to Windows Update option.
  • Finally, restart the system and install the pending update.

Fix 2: Install Windows 11 Installation Assistant:

Another fix to resolve the Update KB5010414 not installed on Windows 11 is downloading Windows 11 Installation Assistant on your system. To do so, 

  • Firstly, open your browser and go to Microsoft Windows 11 Installation Assistant page.Windows 11 Installation Assistant
  • Then under the Windows 11 Installation Assistant, click on the Download now button.
  • After that, install it on your system and try again to install the pending update.

Fix 3: Install Windows 11 Media Creation Tool:

In some cases, installing the Windows 11 Media Creation tool might help you to install Update KB5010414 on your device without any trouble. To do so, 

  • Firstly, open your browser and move on to the Microsoft Windows 11 Media Creation Tool page.Windows 11 media creation tool
  • Then under the Windows 11 Media Creation tool option, click on the Download now button.
  • After that, install it on your system and install the pending update on your system.

Fix 4: Run SFC Scan:

Sometimes corrupted system files might be preventing you from installing the Update KB5010414 on your system. In this case, you need to run the SFC scan to find and repair corrupted files. To do so, 

  • Firstly, type cmd in your search box and open the Command Prompt screen as Administrator from the search result. 
  • Then in the black screen, copy then paste or type the following command and the press Enter key,

Sfc /scannow

  • Once you executed the command, type the following command and press Enter to restore damaged files,

DISM /Online /Cleanup-Image /CheckHealth

DISM /Online /Cleanup-Image /ScanHealth

DISM /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth

  • Finally, restart the system and try to install the pending update.

Fix 5: Reset Windows Update Service:

If you are unable to install the Update KB5010414 on your Windows 11, you can reset your Windows Update services. If you accidentally stop this service, you will not be able to install any updates, so you should reset the Windows Update service as soon as possible and try again to install the new update. To do so, 

  • Firstly, type services on your search box and open the Services window from the search result.
  • Then scroll down and locate Windows Update Service, right-click over it and select the Properties option.
  • Inside the newly opened screen, set Startup type as Automatic and Service status as Running. And click on the Restart the service option to continue.
  • Finally, restart the system and install the pending update.

Note: Follow the same steps above to reset the Background Intelligent Transfer service as well. This service is also important for installing new updates.

Fix 6: Reset Windows Update Components:

The Windows Update component gives you the ability to download and install any new updates with all the features. Your system may not install updates if any components are corrupted. The best and most effective solution here is to reset Windows Update components. To do so, 

  • Firstly, type cmd in your search box and open the Command Prompt screen as Administrator from the search result. 
  • Then in the black screen, copy then paste or type the following commands and the press Enter key,

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

  • Once executed all the above commands, restart the system and install the latest update.

These are all the Update KB5010414 not installing issue on Windows 11 and its fixes. As well as, you should check if any unwanted apps/services are running in the background. However, if you have any queries or doubts after reading this article, then please leave a comment in the below-given comment box.