Fix Error code 0x80072ee7 in Windows Store

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One of the errors on Windows is called error code 0x80072ee7. This error can be faced by every user of Windows who has Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Vista, or Windows 10 operating system installed on their computers, laptops, or netbooks. However, the users of Windows 10 are the ones that the most affected.

This error code 0x80072ee7 is actually related to Microsoft Windows Store. When you encounter this error, you will get the message written “The server has stumbled” or “We couldn’t connect to the server”. In some cases, you might also get the message saying that you do not have the Internet connection when the computer is actually connected to the Internet.

Why does this error code 0x80072ee7 occur? There are several possible reasons of why this error appears including the download of the corrupt Windows Defender files, the incomplete installation of Windows Defender files, the corrupt Windows Registry, the infection of the virus or the malware, the accidental deletion of files dependent on the Windows Defender files. Aside from that, you might also face the other issues long before the occurrence of this error such as  the crashing of the open Windows program, the random freezing of the computer, the Windows Update failure, inability to install or uninstall the desired program, the appearance of the dreaded blue screen, and so on.

Here is the article as the help for you to fix this error code 0x80072ee7. There are some methods that can you try to solve this issue. The first one is running the Windows file checker tool. This one is counted as on of the simplest methods that fixes the problem related to the corrupted system file. To do this method, you have to click the Start button and type “Command” in the screen box. Then, hold down Ctrl + Shift on the keyboard before pressing the Enter button. Next, type “SCF/scannow” after the blinking cursor in the black are and before hitting the Enter button. In the last stage, the tool should begin running to check and fix if any errors found. Please take your time because the process can take some time.

The second one is scanning the virus or the malware. This one can be tried when there is the failure to scan the computer for harmful virus or malware on the regular basis. Please try scanning the computer for both the virus and the malware using the effective and up to date anti virus or malware software.


The third one is defining the DNS server settings. When you have the incorrect configuration of DNS server settings, you can try this method. To do this one, you have to look or open Network & Sharing Center. Then, click on Change Adapter settings in order to view the Internet connection. Next, right click on the current Internet connection before choosing to see its properties. After that, click on “Internet protocol version 4 (TCP/Ipv4) before picking “properties”. Lastly, choose DNS Server and alternate DNS as the server connection settings and then click OK. Please restart the computer after that.

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