Causes and Symptoms of Microsoft® Windows® Error Code 10
What are the causes and consequences of error code 10 in Windows 7?
The latest Windows 7 operating systems from the Microsoft Windows has been designed for the personal computers, desktops, media center PCs, laptops, Netbooks, tablet PCs and other home and business users. Despite the multiple system support that is provided by Windows 7 the error code 10 in Windows 7 is created when the device drivers are not recognized by device manager and by the device itself. It is difficult to determine which device driver has failed when there are many drivers installed in your system.
Below mentioned are the cause, symptoms and consequences of the ‘device cannot start error code’ in Windows 7 and the tips to resolve the same error:
- Causes of "Device cannot start error"-Error Code 10
- Symptoms and Consequences
- Tips to resolve
Causes of Error Code 10-"Device cannot start error"
While using Windows 7 Operating System, you might come across many error codes which prevent you from working with the computer. The main reason for the occurrence of error code 10 or the device cannot start error code in Windows 7 is the recognition of the device drivers by the device manager. This error also exist when the device drivers are not recognized by the device in your system.
Symptoms and Consequences
When the issue appears then you might experience the hardware and device driver issues. It also create many compatibility problems between hardware drivers and the various types of software installed in Windows 7. It is recommended to resolve this issue in order to prevent any further damage to the computer. This error message is displayed when one of the drivers that the device does not start.
You can resolve the error code 10 or "device cannot start error" by following the troubleshooting methods. You can update your hardware device driver with the latest updates provided by the respective software vendors. This can be done if the error is due to the incompatible, corrupted or outdated device drivers. If the error is due to missing updates of software and service packs then resolve it by installing the missing items. Any compatibility issues could be prevented by the upgradation of the system.