Wednesday, 7 May 2014

How to Fix Error code 0x80004005 in Windows 7/8/8.1 &10

Hello guys, today we will be discussing about an error which is Error code 0x80004005. You may face it while installing Any new software-Program or you may even get to see this error if there is a missing DLL file. The most common reason is Corrupt .dll file or Registry and files.

Causes of Error Code 0x80004005

Error code 0x80004005 can also occur in your Pc when your system file is broken or missing. This error is basically caused if you are not maintaining your system properly with care. As we now know that Different Users are Coming up with Different Reasons of Getting this error and want to get rid of it.

Error code 0x80004005

Missing or Corrupt DLL files and Corrupt Registry are the main Reason we see these day for 0x80004005 Error. There are numerous Reasons, it would be fair to say that Error 0x80004005 is Complicated.
Alright but How Do we Fix this Error Once and for all ? Enough Said, not lets see how can we fix it.

Fixing Error 0x80004005 With Specialized tool

Last Updated: 10/05/2016

The Specialized Tool i will be talking about here is Total System Care. One can say This is the Only Tool Your Windows PC Need for Top Performance and to Stay Error Free.

Total System Care is a Popular System & Registry Repairing tool which helps you in fixing different kinds of errors which affects your system performance without damaging your system files. It finds out and repairs all the errors that can harm your system including the one we are covering in this Post.

So First Download Total System Care & Install it.

Now Open the Software and Start the Scan and wait few seconds. If you have problems in your PC, you should see Scan Results Similar to Below Picture.

Now Once the scan is done, Click On Repair all selected Issues. Run this Useful Tool at least Once in a week for best Results. You Will see no more errors popping and a smooth fast PC.

Other ways to fix Error code 0x80004005 ?

Other Ways to get Rid of this error is To Clean Temp folder on your Pc, You can do so by Starting RUN and typing in "%Temp%" then click Enter.

Alternatively you can run Ccleaner for very Basic Cleaning. Although This methods do not always work but trying is one Thing. So i Recommend you to Go for the above tool first.

Overall Verdict 

I only want to say that your computer will perform it’s best if it will receive regular maintenance. You should not install and uninstall your required softwares, drivers or even hardware again and again because it results in broken drivers, incomplete and empty commands.

This can also affect your system performance very badly. You should always try to use the above tool  to get rid of Error 0x8004005 whenever you use your system to scan and in repairing your errors.

Hope this fixes your problem of Error code 0x80004005. You can leave a comment below if you have any doubt after reading the above article. At the last do not forgot to share this article with your friends… 


  1. Try to run the program as administrator

  2. Well Thank you So Much, I finally managed to Fix this Error. I already had the Copy of the tool you Recommended. Worth the investment.

    I was just not using it too often, Now i will use it at least once in a week. Thanks again !!! :)

  3. Hi, I was rebuilding my recently repaired laptop from network. it went through all the normal startup process and then showed this error 0x80004005. the only option I had is restart. What is stopping the laptop to rebuild. Laptop has a fresh new motherboard installed.

  4. This error appeared only on a particular M4A file when I right clicked, typed the details of the music & tried to apply the changes. Could that file have some codec missing ?

  5. Just change the other good
    working RAM.

  6. Well defied article!
    Wow!!! Finally i Fixed Error code 0x80004005. Otherwise i was so confused last 2 days


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