How do I Fix Windows 10 Critical Process Died?

Hello Everyone, Please let me know how do I fix Windows 10 critical process died? I tried many times but failed. So Can anyone have any idea? Help me.

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Open Answer 07 January 2020

Fix Windows 10 Critical Process Died

Is the blue screen on your pc showing critical process died while you were in the middle of doing some important work then chances are your critical windows system is not running properly making your operating system crash.

But don’t you worry because we have some easy solutions for you that will fix Windows 10 critical process died error and you can get back to completing whatever it was that was interrupted by the blue screen of death (BSoD).

Bsods is a part of the Windows operating system that started in 1993 to display messages in case fatal system errors appear to inform the user about the error and potential damage that might happen to the system.

Cause of Windows 10 Critical Process Died Error?

The windows operating system makes sure that authorized applications are only allowed to access certain data but when any unauthorized application tries certain modification the windows step in immediately informing you about the critical process died error.

Fix Windows 10 Critical Process Died?

Starting the computer in safe mode and then clean boot

  • Boot the system till you see a list of three boot options.
  • Select troubleshoot.
  • Click on startup settings
  • Select the reset button option
  • Click on enable safe mode.

Now, If you are Able to Log in you can Start your Clean Boot. Here are Steps to Clean Boot your System

  • Click the start menu
  •  Enter “msconfig.”
  • Press enter which will open the System Configuration application.
  • Locate the Services tab and tick on the Hide all Microsoft services option.
  • Locate the Startup tab and select Open Task Manager.
  • Disable all applications.
  • Restart your device.

This will temporarily fix Windows 10 critical process died error and then you can go for the other option to improve the solution to your problem. Going back to the previous working state.

Now, this error probably started showing up after you installed a recent update considering that is the case the easy way to fix Windows 10 critical process died error is to revert to the previous state of working of your operating system.

To Do this Follow these Steps:

  • Click on the Start menu.
  • Enter “system restore.”
  • Select the Create a restore point.
  • Go on System Protection > System Restore.
  • Now click on any restore point you want and confirm it.
  • Wait until the Windows is done making the changes.

This might delete some of the applications on your system but Windows 10 allows you to search for programs that were deleted in the process. Note down the programs and install them back but be cautious while doing this.

Using the SFC (System File checker Tool)

  • Click the Start menu.
  • Enter “cmd.”
  • Right-click the first result (Command Prompt) and click on Run as administrator.
  • Enter “sfc /scannow” and press enter.
  • Wait until the process is finished and restart your computer.

Updating the Driver

Old system drivers can be a big threat to any computer.most hardware manufacturers leave this critical procedure to take care of driver updates to the users.

One driver that can help you keep a check on your Windows and detect illegal function calls or activities that can corrupt the system is Microsoft’s Driver Verifier.

Some applications can automatically update all installed drivers at once.you can consider downloading them too. Eg: driverpack solutions, slim driver etc

Scanning for Malware

real-time malware keeps check on your activities day to day but for about 20,000 malware being released almost every day we recommend on-demand scanners for the malware. You can install hitman pro, AWDscanner or SUPER AntiSpyware.

 This might not be a permanent fix to your problem but it sure will put a bandaid. Therefore, you must also install ad-blockers and avoid any harmful site and get a real-time scanner to make sure any suspicious activity is not avoided.

But if none of this works and the problem of how to fix Windows 10 critical process died error still prevails then go for the last option’

Reinstall the Operating System

Grab a USB-drive and back up all your data. Your important files, music, videos, pictures. Everything you can not afford to lose and then get an official medium to install windows 10 and complete the installation as said in the instruction manual.

The good thing about this error is once you solve it with all the given methods above it is highly unlikely to ever make an appearance again. But even if it does you can again go for the same ways to solve this problem.

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