svchost.exe - Application Error

I constantly get an error message at start-up, "The instruction at 0x00007FFA78E93CF5 referenced memory at 0x0000000000000000. The memory could not be read." How do I fix the problem?
 

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Last updated June 6, 2019 Views 5,264 Applies to:
Open Start > Settings > Privacy > Background apps
Disable all Background apps.

Disabling Windows Update:

Press Windows key + R
Type: services.msc
Hit Enter

Scroll down to Windows Update
Select it then right click it
Click Properties
Under the General tab, choose Startup type to DIsabled
Click Stop
Click Apply then OK

Also, check whats starting up with Windows.

Press Windows key + X
Click Task Manager
Click Startup tab
Disable all except Windows Defender.

Also, open Start > Settings > Privacy > Background apps and disable all.

Open Start, type: problem reports
Hit Enter

Delete any failed or pending reports.

Go to Start > Settings > System > Notifications and actions > Turn off "Show me tips about Windows."

If you have Chrome installed, uninstall then reinstall it.

Other things you can try:
Open Start, type: CMD
Right click CMD
Click Run as administrator

Type in at the prompt OR Copy and Paste these one at a time : (Hit enter after each)

Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /CheckHealth

Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /ScanHealth

Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth

Also run the System File Checker utility:
Open Start, type: CMD
Right click CMD
Click Run as administrator

At the Command Prompt, type: sfc/scannow

This will check for any integrity violations

Restart your system
Best,
Andre
Windows Insider MVP
MVP-Windows and Devices for IT
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