The application was unable to start correctly stating with the error code 0xc0000142, this error comes up while accessing any application/program. This is generally due to missing of some specific files in the system directory which needs an instant fix, fixing these files will easily allow you to access the application that giving this error code 0xc0000142.
Fix Error Code 0xc0000142 in Windows 10
There is some general fix for this issue which will guide you to fix this error code without paying anyone, you can easily follow the given fixes with specific instructions/steps and encounter the required results easily.
Reboot your PC.
Normal restart of the system will end the ongoing process and all the system files will get closed, the restarting system will reopen those files and application giving this error code 0xc0000142 may get solved by re-opening the system files.
Fix: Reinstall application.
Reinstall the application giving this error code 0xc0000142, sometimes the application installed in our pc lost its files due to which it gives error while opening. Try checking this fix if error code 0xc0000142 is solved or not.
Access the troubleshooter.
Navigate yourself to the windows settings > update and security > troubleshoot.
Troubleshoot > windows update.
Run the troubleshooter and follow the steps wisely, keep a keen eye on the given information and troubleshooter will automatically find out the bugs and repair it automatically.
Use this method to fix the windows update issues and then restart the system to make these changes takes place. Recheck the windows update, whether this error code 0xc0000142 is fixed or not. If not then jump to another solution and get it fixed.
Repair corrupted system files
- Open command prompt.
- Enter sfc /scannow in the prompt window.
The system will automatically initiate a scan process where all the system files will be checked and found out the corrupted one if there is any corrupted file then it will be displayed and get repaired on its own by replacing the specific file by another using cache memory. The system needs a restart to make the changes takes place and after that, this error code 0xc0000142 should be fixed, if not jump to another solution.
Compatibility of application
It might be possible that the application you are accessing is not compatible with your system and needs a change in application properties to resolve this error and fix error code 0xc0000142 easily.
Steps to run the application in compatibility mode:
- Right click on the application giving you this error (Code 0xc0000142).
- Navigate to its properties.
- Click on the compatibility tab.
- Choose the compatibility mode according to your system.
- Click Apply and then Ok.
So if you are facing the compatibility issue, you can fix it easily by following each step and can counter your results easily and grant access to your application. This will eventually help you to manage the compatibility mode manually on your own and make your application run easily, following these steps will guide you to manage the mode and also help you to see an available tutorial.