How to Fix Update KB5019959 Not Installing on Windows 10

Microsoft recently released the KB5019959 update on Windows 10 20H2, 21H1, 21H2 and 22H2 versions to enhance its performance. This latest update contains several security improvements for the system’s internal operation and also includes non-security fixes. Unfortunately, quite a few players have reported that they are unable to install the Update KB5019959 on their system and they are frustrated about it.

If you are unable to install the Update KB5019959 on your Windows 10, check this article to get all the possible solutions to get rid of it. Here we have listed a few solutions that will allow you to install the update without any issues. Then let’s have a look.

Fix 1: Run Update Troubleshooter

The prime trick to install Update KB5019959 on your Windows 10 is running the Update Troubleshooter. To do so,

  • Open Settings-> Update & Security->Troubleshooter->Additional troubleshooters->Windows Update-> click on Run the troubleshooter tab and retry to install the update. 

Fix 2: Run Update Assistant

Another solution is to run the Windows 10 Update Assistant. To do so, 

Fix 3: Install Windows 10 Media Creation Tool

Sometimes reinstalling the Windows 10 Media Creation tool will help you to install the latest update. To do so, 

  • Open Windows 10 Media Creation Tool window-> go to Create Windows 10 Installation Media Creation section-> click on the Download tool now option and retry to install the update. Windows 10 Media Creation Tool

Fix 4: Reset Windows Update Component

In most cases, resetting the Windows Update Component will help you to install the latest update without any issues. To do so, 

  • Open Command Prompt window (type cmd in the search box)->in the new screen, type the following commands and press Enter, 

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 done, restart the system and retry to install the update. 

Fix 5: Remove External Components 

You must remove all external devices (USB drive, Hard disk) connected to your system before attempting to install the latest update. Once done, you can easily the update.

Fix 6: Use Microsoft Update Catalog

In case none of the above fixes helps you, then you should install Update KB5019959 from the Microsoft Update Catalog page. To do so, 

Open Microsoft Update Catalog-> type “KB5019959” in the search box-> download the file suitable for your system and install it effortlessly. Now update installation process get completed successfully.Microsoft Update Catalog

 These are all about installing Update KB5019959 on your Windows 10 smoothly. If you have any concerns related to the information given above, then you can list your doubts in the command box below.