Failed to run BeginSearch() on WUAgent. Error = 0x80070424.
Patching fails on a client machine:
WUA Handler.log Throws the error message: Failed to run BeginSearch() on WUAgent. Error = 0x80070424.
Client: Windows 8.1 Machine.
Unable to find Windows Update service on the client machine.
Config Manager Environment: Single Primary site: MECM 1910
Answer ( 1 )
You have a thread https://forum.howtomanagedevices.com/endpointmanager/configuration-manager/failed-to-run-beginsearch-on-wuagent-error-0x80070424/