Windows 10 has so many errors and bugs and Microsoft is trying to fix them all with regular Windows updates. One of the most irritating and biggest issues is, Service Registration is Missing or Corrupt Error. So many Windows 10 users have reported this error that they are facing Service Registration is Missing message when they start Windows. When you try to update Windows, you noticed that windows 10 is not updating and also you can’t install apps from Windows Store. These errors are common symptoms of windows update service registration is the missing problem. Here we are going to share some working solutions to fix this issue.
When you use Windows 10 built-in troubleshooter to fix Windows 10 error, you will see this message service registration is missing or corrupt. This error shows that there are some damaged/corrupt System Files, preventing the installation of new Windows Update or install apps.
Service Registration is Missing or Corrupt – How to Fix
Service Registration is Missing, or Corrupt error is a common problem in Windows 10 Laptop or Desktop. You can easily fix Windows Update Service Registration is Missing or Corrupt with below methods. You will see this error because your system is not able to update files or install new updates. Also, Windows troubleshooter is not able to fix this issue, so you have to manually fix the error.
1. Run sfc/ ScanNow Command
If your Windows update is running and you see this error then chances are there are corrupted system files available in your system. You can use scannow Command from Command Prompt to scan your system for corrupted system.
Step 1: Open Command Prompt as an administrator. (Open Start > type Command Prompt > Right Click > Run as Admin).
Step 2: Type sfc/scannow command > Enter.
Step 3: Wait for some time and wait. Once done, you will see Service Registration is Missing or Corrupt is not fixed.
2. Run Windows Update Commands
Step 1: Open Command Prompt using method 1 process and then type this following command > Press Enter.
net stop wuauserv net stop cryptSvc net stop bits net stop msiserver ren C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution SoftwareDistribution.old ren C:\Windows\System32\catroot2 catroot2.old net start wuauserv net start cryptSvc net start bits net start msiserver
Step 3: Restart your PC.
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3. Starting Windows Update Services
Step-1: Press Win + R for Run box > type services.msc in the run > Ok.
Step-2: Find Windows Update service to open Windows Update Properties > Double Click on it.
Step-3: Change “Startup type” to Automatic > Apply. This will set Windows Update Service to Automatic.
Step-4: In case they are stopped, Start service and click on ok.
Hope you have successfully fixed Service Registration is Missing or Corrupt Error in Windows 10. If you need any help then comment below.