Run-Time Error -2146697211 (800c0005)

I have run a registry fix and antispyware software but still get this error. and sometimes a Runtime9.  Any help? thanks.

What Registry program and antispyware do you use? This of course may not be that type of error.

What Program is running when this occurs? Does the error message have more information?

Could the issue becaused by a virus attack?

If you suspect malware try these 1st :

Here are some on-line free scanners to help, I would use both - maybe run one while you are asleep
or gone for awhile.

Also download malwarebytes and scan with it


If you know the specific program you can try uninstalling it and re-installing it.

and do this

First run SFC to check for corruption, you can post the error sections in here.

Start - type this in Search Box ->  COMMAND   find at top and RIGHT CLICK  -  RUN AS ADMIN

Enter this at the prompt - sfc /scannow

How to analyze the log file entries that the Microsoft Windows Resource Checker (SFC.exe) program
generates in Windows Vista cbs.log

Try running checkdisk - schedule it to run at next start and then Apply OK your way out then restart.

How to Run Check Disk at Startup in Vista


if no joy :

Try Startup Repair -

This tells you how to access the System Recovery Options

Try StartUp Repair from Recovery Options if you have them or use the Vista Disks.

How to do a Startup Repair


Rob - Bicycle - Mark Twain said it right.
Rob Brown - Microsoft MVP - Windows Insider MVP 2016 - current
Windows and Devices for IT 2009 - 2020

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Last updated August 9, 2020 Views 15,000 Applies to: