0xc0000142 – The application was unable to start correctly ⇝ How to fix

0xc0000142 – The application was unable to start correctly ⇝ How to fix

You are experiencing an error message The application was unable to start correctly (0xc0000142). Please refer to the article below for how to troubleshoot 0xc0000142. How to fix.

Cause of the error message The application was unable to start correctly (0xc0000142) as illustrated below because the file is in .dll format. These files are required for the program you are trying to launch, but it is no longer valid. Therefore, to fix the error 0xc0000142, you just replace the .dll file is finished.

HOW TO FIX 0XC0000142


To fix broken files, if you do not specialize in technology, you can use 3rd party software to repair. Here, you can use Reimage Plus to repair corrupted files on your machine


If you encounter the error status The application was unable to start correctly (0xc0000142) on then you try to restart your computer to see if the error is correct offline. If you still can not, you scan your computer by going to Run command type sfc / scannow to computer self check and fix


The occurrence of this error may also be due to your recent installation. You can use the 0xc0000142 bug fix by deleting recently installed lists by:

Click Start -> Control Panel -> select Programs and Features -> Uninstall a Program.


Compatibility Mode is one of the compatible modes of windows operating system. Using Compatibility Mode will be able to troubleshoot the problem. This way is quite complicated so you do 3 ways above to fix 0xc0000142 error if not use this way

Step 1: Right-click on the icon of the application you are currently in. Select Properties

Step 2: Click on Compatibility and select Run compatibility troubleshooter as shown below.

Step 3: In the next step, you are taken to a window as shown below. Click Try recommended settings

Click on test program

Step 4: If the fix is ​​successful you just need to close and use. If you can not fix it when the application is closed, click Next.

Step 5: After displaying the next selection window click Yes, save these settings for this program if the program ran successfully as illustrated. Next, click Cancel if you do not see the program and try again

Step 6: In this step you click on Run this program in compatibility mode for win 7.8 or 10 that you are using from the drop list.

Step 7: Check Run this program as an administrator. When finished, click OK.