An error occurred while checking for updates: Update check failed to start (error code 3: 0x80040154 -- system level)


Unable to update.

An error occurred while checking for updates: Update check failed to start (error code 3: 0x80040154 – system level).

While installing Brave, my antivirus program blocked the installer from making “changes to the system”.

Brave version: [Version 1.8.86 Chromium: 81.0.4044.129 (Official Build) (64-bit)]

Got the exact same error. How did you conclude it was your anti virus software (because mine doesn’t mention it)

My anti virus software did.

My antivirus software pops up a window with the warning (while installing)