Error 0x800f0906 – The source files could not be downloaded

Click Settings >> Update & Security >> Windows Update. In the right pane, click Check for Updates. Wait until all available updates for the computer are found and extracted. When we find available updates, we boot up the computer and install them.

You may encounter this error while you are running DISM tool. The error description of Error 0x800f0906 – the source files could not be downloaded, tells us that the Windows Image is corrupted. But unlike the other error messages in the previous posting about Corrupted Windows Image, the DISM tool may not completely repair the Windows Image.

You only get the following descriptions on your screen about the problem. So it may somehow make you feel lost for any real resolution to it. read more

DISM Error 87, 112, 11, 50, 2, 3, 87,1726, 1393, 0x800f081f

DISM is a Windows tool used by IT professionals to mount a Windows desktop image and to alter Windows features and settings. This stands for Deployment Imaging and Servicing Management (DISM). This tool is used to correct problems like system inconsistencies, unserviceable Windows image, issues caused by updates or changes, and errors like DISM Error 87, 112, 11, 50, 2, 3, 87,1726, 1393, 0x800f081f.

Troubleshooters execute this tool on a command line by typing DISM.exe and a string of operators or switch. read more

How to Repair Startup Error Message: “A disk read error occurred, Press Ctrl+Alt+Del to restart” in Windows 10

Computer startup happens in a sequence. The hardware portion powers up, then the firmware wakes up to communicate with the hardware and software. This is when full control is handed over to the software while the hardware becomes the slave utility that follows each command run by the user. At times when the computer starts up, an error comes up the screen that reads “Disk Read error occurred, Press Ctrl+Alt+Del to restart.”

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Resolving the problem may seem so simple. That is because it presents you a path to follow when you encounter the error. You can try pressing the key combination and see if your computer goes back to normal processing. However, when you click Ctrl+Alt+Del, it brings you back to the same error screen, as if it were in a loop. read more

Error Code: 0xe0434352 – The exception unknown software exception occurred in the application

An unknown software exception (0xe0434352) is an error associated with . NET installation. Most causes of errors are wrong. NET Framework, another reason is that some corrupted files or old drivers are conflicting with Windows.

Perform an SFC scan. Corrupted system files can also cause an unknown software exception error.
Perform a clean boot.
Remove apps.
Remove your antivirus.
Refresh windows.
Perform a system restore.
Reinstall Windows.

Possible ways to fix Unknown Software Exception 0x40000015 error on Windows.
Solution 1 – Run the System File Checker
Solution 2 – Update your antivirus program
Solution 3 – Install available updates
Solution 4 – Remove unwanted software
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Protect your online privacy with a VPN client.
Data recovery tools can prevent permanent file loss. read more

Error 0x0006D9 “Windows Firewall with Advanced Security snap-in failed to load”

More and more viruses, malwares, worms, phishing softwares and other security threats are becoming cause for concerns these days. Thus, users who experienced getting unwanted programs in their computers are installing different kinds of security software. After a while, they experience issues with downloaded antivirus programs so they end up uninstalling them. Then, it results to internet connection errors as well as sudden shutdown of Windows Firewall. After which, an error happens, “Windows Firewall with Advanced Security snap-in failed to load.” The warning gives you a feeling of being exposed to all kinds of security threats. read more

Windows 10 Sticky Notes Crashes and Stops Working

If your Windows Sticky Notes keep crashing or not working, you can try resetting them, reinstalling them, running the Windows Apps troubleshooter, or disabling the Insights feature and see if that fixes the issue.

Go to your Windows 10 PC “Settings” -> “System” -> in the left pane “Apps and Features”.
Find the Sticky Notes app and click “More options”.
In the pop-up window, click Reset.

Click “Notes” to highlight it, then you need to click “More Options” again. 5. In the Sticky Notes settings window, scroll down and click Reset. You will receive a confirmation tab. Click “Reset” to reset Sticky Notes on your computer. read more

Display problem: Windows 10 cannot detect second monitor

Turn your computer off and on again to refresh the connection. Use the monitor’s built-in controls and select the correct input port. Check the connection of the signal cable between the monitor and the graphics card. Disconnect the signal cable from both ends, wait sixty seconds, then reconnect it securely.

A faulty or outdated corrupted graphics driver can be one of the main reasons for Windows 10 not recognizing your PC’s second screen. To resolve this issue, you can update, reinstall, or roll back the driver to a previous version to restore repair and connection between your computer and the second monitor.

Working on a two display computer setup helps multitask more efficiently. Graphics artists, internet workers and designers prefer this to minimizing a window or using alt-tab too often to switch programs. However, there are instances when an extension display connected to the computer quit working or is not detected. read more

How to Fix Error 1500: Another installation is in progress in Windows 10

Close conflicting background processes. Disable the install link using Registry Editor. Restart Windows Installer. Run an SFC (System File Checker) and DISM scan. Troubleshoot Windows Store app and updates. Perform a manual reset of Windows Update components.

Restart the Windows Installer service.
Complete the Windows setup process.
Disable the Windows Installer service and your computer again.
Run Disk Cleanup.
Perform a clean boot.
Check your registry.
Uninstall and reinstall Office.

You must complete this installation before you can continue with this one.” If you see this error message while trying to install an application, just wait for an installation that is already in progress to complete, or close an installation that is already in progress and continue with a new one. . read more

Windows 10 Error Reporting: “Windows detected a hard disk problem” Fix

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Open the Run dialog box by pressing the Windows R+ logo key. Then type gpedit. behind Go to Administrative Templates > System > Troubleshooting and Diagnostics > Hard Drive Diagnostics. Check and uncheck the box, click OK.

Solution #1: Use a system check file.
Solution #2 – Run Chkdsk No. 3:
Solution Check hard disk bad sectors with DiskGenius Free Edition.
Solution #4: Contact your hard drive or contact support to find a professional repair center.

Use the file system checker to fix the hard drive error. Provides Windows with some basic error fixing tools such as System File Checker.
Run CHKDSK Fix for hard drive problem.
Use partition manager software to check and fix disk/disk errors.

Computer disaster preparedness has taken a new turn with Windows 10. Gone are the days when you get caught by an awkward situation like a failing hard drive. Windows slowly but surely developed a system for recovery so that you can backup your hard drive before it completely goes dead. It flashes a message on-screen that says “Windows detected a hard disk problem” to help you backup your files before repairs.
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