The Application Was Unable To Start Correctly 0xc0000005. Click Ok To Close The Application in Windows 10/8/7
This document explains how to fix Microsoft Windows error 0xc0000005 if it is not working properly or throwing an error while installing, updating or upgrading Windows.
The error message may look like: – Windows could not search for new updates. An error occurred while checking for new updates for your computer.
– Some updated were not installed. Failed: 87 updates Error(s) found: Code 0xc0000005 Windows update encountered an unknown error.
This solutions applies for following version of Microsoft Windows:
Faulting module name: Windows update.dll, version: 1.3.9470.69850
Exception code: 0xe02a263e
Fault offset: 0xb03f351e
Faulting process ID: 0×351
Faulting application start time: 0x800b0g17072169
Faulting application path: ~<userpath>
Faulting module path: ~C:\Windows\System32
Report ID: a2c73d64-3443-46e2-4344-2556bce2e733
Also Known as
fehler code `, foutcode 0xc0000005, fejlkode 0xc0000005, code d’erreur 0xc0000005, codice di errore 0xc0000005, feil kode 0xc0000005, cod de eroare 0xc0000005, código de error 0xc0000005
Cause of 0xc0000005 Windows Update Error Code
Temporary Internet files location contains active threat
How to Resolve Windows Error Code 0xc0000005
Step 1: Disable any installed Antivirus/Malware/Adware Program Temporarily:
Some times Antivirus/Malware/Adware programs mark Microsoft Windows installer files as Spam and block it from installing. Please refer your vendors website for disabling it temporarily. Once installation is done you can activate it again.
Step 2:Disable Proxy:
1. In Start Searchbox type CMD
2. Click on CMD.
3. In command Prompt Copy following commands (Simply select the command and hold ctrl+c and press ctrl+v in command prompt)
netsh winhttp import proxy source=ie
Note: You will need Administrator Access to Run the above command. Simply Right Click on cmd button and select “Run as Administrator”
If you get the message “Direct Access (no proxy server)“, continue to the next step otherwise disable proxy from Network Settings.
In most cases MicrosoftWindows update error code 0xc0000005 should be resolved by following above steps. If however the issue still persists it means there is some critical issue with your system which needs to be fixed manually and is recommended to be done by an experienced Computer Technician.
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