5 Ways to Fix – Atibtmon.exe Runtime Error in Windows 10/8/7/Vista and Windows Server

After upgrading Windows 10 you may start receiving following runtime error when booting pc, opening an application, installing or uninstalling software.

Runtime Error!
Program: C:\Windows\System32\atibtmon.exe
This application has requested the Runtime to terminate it in an unusual way.
Please contact the application’s support team for more information.

If you are getting this error then this article might help you a lot in fixing of this error.

Why atibtmon.exe Runtime Error occurs?

This error normally attached with power option in graphics card. However several missing components may also raise this error. Graphics card uses several protected system files to run properly. When some of system protected file goes missing, deleted or corrupted then you may start getting several runtime errors including atibtmon.exe runtime error.

How to fix atibtmon.exe runtime error in Windows 10/8/7/Vista and Windows Server?

In this article, I am going to explain several ways to fix this runtime error. Stay tuned with this article and apply the following methods one after another.

Method 1: Fix using Advanced System Repair Tool

As you know, this runtime error may occurs due to corrupted or damaged system files, registry files, missing dependent files, outdated apps etc. Advanced System Repair Tool scans whole PC and finds bugs and easily fix them. This tool may help you a lot in fixing of Runtime Error atibtmon.exe.

3 Steps to Fix this Error

Step 1. Download Advanced System Repair Pro [File Size: 16.4 MB]
Step 2. SCAN your Windows PC
Step 3. Click Fix button to Repair Error

Method 2: Uncheck “Vary Bright” Option in the ATI Catalyst Control Center.

It is reported that enabling “Vary Bright” Option in the ATI Catalyst Control Center may cause this error. So, in order to fix this problem you need to disable “Vary Bright” option in ATI Catalyst Control Center.

Step 1: Open Catalyst Control Center
Step 2: Go to Power > PowerPlay
Step 3: Uncheck the Enable Vari-Bright Option.
Step 4: Click Apply and this issue should be fixed.

Method 3: Run System File Checker Tool

This tool is used to repair corrupted or damaged system files. You can use this tool using command prompt.

Step 1: Open Administrative Command Prompt.
Step 2: Type following command and press Enter

sfc /scannow

Step 3: Close command prompt and reboot PC.

Method 4: Repair Windows Operating System

This is the most suitable ways to fix any system related error. Just follow the following steps and get your system fixed.

Step 1: Insert Windows Installation Disk into the CD/DVD drive and reboot your PC.
Step 2: Choose your language and select Repair your computer link.
Step 3: Go to Troubleshoot > Advanced Option > Automatic Repair
Step 4: Follow the process and your problem will be solved.


This article contains information about how to fix atibtmon.exe runtime error in Windows 10/8/7/Vista and Windows Server.