In this tutorial you will learn how to fix service registration is missing or corrupt on windows 10. This error occurs during the Windows 10 update process because of a corrupt/missing system files.
Microsoft continuously sends updates to it is windows 10 users to fix security issues in order to enhance the user experience. By default, the windows 10 is set to receive automatic updates but when a System file which is responsible for keeping windows 10 up to date gets corrupted or missing you won’t be able to get the updates. Most of the time it can be fixed automatically by trying troubleshooting the problem. But many users are getting this error service registration is missing or corrupt.
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How to fix service registration is missing or corrupt on windows 10
We will try the easiest method first to fix service registration is missing or corrupt issue if this not works for you then move on to the next method.
Method 1: Use sfc scan command
Press Windows key+x to get Power User Menu and choose Command Prompt (Admin) from the menu. Type sfc /scannow on the Command Prompt and press Enter.
Wait for the process to finish and try to run the updates. If this method doesn’t work for you then try the next one.
In case if you get this Message “Windows resource protection could not perform the requested operation” after executing sfc /scannow command then follow: How to fix sfc /scannow not working
Method 2: CMD Commands
Open Command Prompt (Admin) by pressing Windows key+x.
Run these commands one at a time you can copy and paste them to your CMD.
1: net stop wuauserv
2: net stop cryptSvc
3: net stop bits
4: net stop msiserver
5: ren C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution SoftwareDistribution.old
6: ren C:\Windows\System32\catroot2 catroot2.old
7: net start wuauserv
8: net start cryptSvc
9: net start bits
10: net start msiserver
Wait for the process to complete, close the Command Prompt and check if the problem is resolved.
These are the two easiest methods to fix service registration is missing or corrupt on windows 10. If you know a shorter and better way to solve service registration is missing or corrupt on windows 10, then do let us know by commenting below.
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