Window 10 is the well optimized Operating System of Microsoft. But sometimes, user encounters the issue and they can’t install anything on Window 10 PC. In this blog, you will read the method to fix if can’t Install Anything on Window 10 PC. If the customer need more assistance, then go to the site via www.office.com/myaccount.
Method To Fix If Can’t Install Anything on Window 10 PC:
1. General Troubleshooting:
First, you should run a scan with Windows Defender which is built in antivirus tool in Windows 10 version. It helps to keep your system safe from cyber threats, run scans timely and it also helps to maintain your device health. The user can find it from the Setting menu, under Update&Security option. You can also use System File Checker (SFC) which allows you to scan and restore corruptions in Windows system files.
2. Check Security Settings:
The user should first log into Windows as administrator. After this, you should tap on Start option and then select Settings. Now, press on Update & Security. Then on the left, just go to the last option i.e. For developers and then check the settings. At this point, under Developer Mode you should Activate the option. At the end, you will view a notification message displays on your screen, then tap on Yes option.
3. Run Windows Update Troubleshooter:
For this, you should navigate to Control Panel and then from the right side, you should choose to view small icons. After this, you should tap on Troubleshooting and then hit on View all. Now, you should tap on Windows Update and then choose Next option. At the end, you should follow the directions to run the troubleshooter.
4. Check Windows Update Services is Running:
In order to check Window Services, you should right-hit on Start option and then choose Run option. After this, you need to write services.msc. Then under the Services Window, you should find Windows Update services and then check it is running. In case, it isn’t running, then from the left side the user should tap on Start option to start the service.
5. Run DISM Tool:
DISM tool helps to fix the Windows corruption errors which occur when you can’t install anything on Windows 10. This tool will scan and fix the files. The users can use this tool when errors stop you to run SFC tool.
6. Turn off User Account Control (UAC):
In the Window Search box, you should type UAC and then open it. If you want to turn UAC off, then you should drag the slider down to Never notify and then tap on OK button. But if you want to turn UAC on, then you should drag the slider up to the specific level and then tap on OK button. At the end, you need to Reboot your computer system to apply the changes.
The above method helps the user to fix the issue if you Can’t Install Anything on Window 10 PC. For more information, the user can go to the site of Microsoft Office via office.com/setup or office.com/myaccount.