That's a somewhat unusual error. It means that an attempt to connect to the
Windows Update site timed out without receiving a reply. It may have been a
temporary glitch with the site, or it may be a network connectivity problem
on your machine or network. Are you on a corporate network of any sort?
Software Development Engineer, Microsoft Corp.
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