Uninstall third party installed antivirus and Firewall programs.
Open Command Prompt as a administrator by pressing Win
, and then press A
Run below command from Command Prompt that is open as administrator.
You would use DISM to fix Windows component store corruption when a sfc /scannow
command is unable to repair corrupted or modified system files because the component store (source) is corrupted.
Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth
SFC should be able to repair the files afterwards. Execute below command to make sure corrupted system files repaired.
Check the Event Viewer for any error or warning logs that may give you clue what is causing the issue. Clean Boot
If the error is caused by a current running process, restart your Windows system using the clean boot
method will allow you to troubleshoot if a current service or process is causing the error to appear.
With a clean boot only the necessary services and process that are required to operate Windows are started when you boot your computer.
Follow these steps:
- Start Windows
- Open Run dialog box by pressing keys.
- Type msconfig and press Enter key
- Go to General tab > check Selective Startup option
- Uncheck the Load startup items check box
- Go to Services tab
- Check Hide all Microsoft services check box from the bottom left corner of the window
- Click Disable all
- Click OK
- Restart Windows
To reset these changes and start your Windows normally, follow the same steps:
- Go to the General tab
- Check the Normal Startup option
- Click OK