Event Type: Error
Event Source: crypt32
Event Category: None
Event ID: 8
Date: date
Time: time
User: user name
Computer: computer name
Failed auto update retrieval of third-party root list sequence number from:


<> with error: The specified server cannot perform the requested operation.
For more information, see Help and Support Center at


To resolve this behaviour, you must connect to the Internet or turn off the Update Root Certificates component. To turn off the Update Root Certificates component, follow these steps:


In Control Panel, double-click Add/Remove Programs.


Click Add/Remove Windows Components.


Click to clear the Update Root Certificates check box, and then continue with the Windows Components Wizard.

Reference Microsoft Support KB

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