.NET framework installation did not succeed error HRESULT 0xc8000222.
- Windows update service may be disabled or not running.
Go to services.msc check whether windows update service, if it is disabled, enable the service and restart it.
1.) Open COMMAND PROMPT and choose run as administrator (in case of windows VISTA and above ) A command prompt window will open).
2.) Type in command “net stop WuAuServ” (stops windows update service)
3.) Head over to Run ( Win+R ) and type in “%windir%” (this command line enable you to head over to your Microsoft windows system folder)
4.) Find the folder “Software Distribution” and rename.
5.) Then, go back command prompt and run the command line”net start WuAuServ” (starts the windows update service)
6.) At this point, try to install. NET Framework again.