5 Ways to Fix Error 1067 – The Process Terminated Unexpectedly Windows 10/8/7 & Servers

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There are dozens of services that run behind in the Windows Operating System and these services are responsible for installing and running software and drivers smoothly, but sometimes these services encounter trouble from different sources and started to giving error code 1067 – The process terminated unexpectedly. Mostly these problems happen when you try to install, open or execute the application in Windows 10/8/7 & Windows Servers machine. However, this problem is not bounded with a single service and it can create a problem with any services, still, the most affected services are listed below.
 

Most Affected Services:
  1. Adobe Updates
  2. Apache Server
  3. MySQL Services
  4. 2012 r2 Servers
  5. SQL Services
Why Error Code 1067 – The process terminated unexpectedly occurs?

There may be various reasons that can stop services from running smoothly but most common and strong causes are corrupted system files, missing or damaged dll files, exe files, sys files etc, outdated or incompatible software and drivers are installed into PC, incomplete system update, virus, trojan or malware, corrupted registry file etc.
 

How to Fix Windows 10/8/7 Error 1067 – The process terminated unexpectedly?

Here, in this article, I am attaching some extra-ordinary ways to resolve this problem. You must follow these solutions one by one in order to remove this error completely from your PC.

Method 1: Fix using Advanced System Repair Tool

As I mentioned above that the error code 1067 – The process terminated unexpectedly occurs due to various system files failures and corrupted registry file, The Advanced System Repair Tool can fix all system troubles just in a click and so fix windows service error as well.

Method 2: Update Windows 10/8/7 and all its drivers and Softwares

It is necessary to update Windows 10/8/7/Windows Server and all its installed drivers and software in order to run Windows services smoothly. If any incompatible or outdated software is running in the PC then it might stop some dependable services or replace system files. Updating all windows components might fix this error without taking any advanced steps.

Step 1: Click on Start Menu and then Go to Settings > Update & Security
Step 2: Click on the Download or Update button to Start Windows Updates.

In order to update all drivers and software, the easiest way is to use Advanced System Repair Tool.

Method 3: Re-Install Problematic Service

This is a clean method to fix the above error. Re-installing problematic service initiates and executes each dependent system files from the beginning and resolve the problem. You can re-install problematic service as follows:

Note: This method contains steps for editing the registry file. A Registry file is the most important part of the Windows operating system and incorrect or improper changes in this file may cause permanent shut down of your Windows Operating System. Instead of editing manually this file, you must use the Advanced System Repair Tool.
Step 1: Open Registry Editor and create a registry file backup in an external drive. Press Windows Key + R to open Run Dialog Box. Now, type regedit and press Enter. It will ask administrative permission, click Yes to open the registry editor.

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Step 2: Create a Complete Backup of Registry File before editing so, if any problem happens then the registry file can be restored.
Step 3: Find the Problematic Service here: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services

Services

Note: You must select your own service that is raising an error in your PC. In this article, I have just used a sample service and you do not delete this service.
Step 3: Now, right-click on the service and click on Export. It will create a backup of that service. This backup will be used later to restore it after deleting the same file. Give it any name and save it into a safe location.

export registry key

Step 4: Now, again right-click on the service and click on Delete. It will ask you confirmation before deleting the file “Are you sure you want to permanently delete this key and all of its subkeys?” click on the Yes button to delete the problematic service.

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Step 5: Restore Services. Go to the location where you have exported the registry key. Right-click on that and select Merge. It will ask permission twice and give the warning. Click Yes and then Restart the Pc.

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Method 4: Re-install the Program

If this error is getting continuing pop up when you open certain applications like Acrobat reader or Apache Server, then it is the best idea to reinstall these applications to fix error code 1067.

Method 5: Repair damaged, broken or missing system files

Thankfully, Windows OS provides an easy tool to scan and fix system-related files like dll files, exe files, inf files, sys files etc. You can use the System File Checker tool through the Administrative command prompt. It is easy and won’t take a long time.

Step 1: Open Administrative Command Prompt

CMD-Command

Step 2: Now type sfc /scannow and press Enter. Wait until the process finished.

sfc scannow

Step 3: After the process finished run the following command to restore system health.

DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth

Summary

The error code 1067 – The process terminated unexpectedly can appear at any time and disrupt your flow of work. However, most of the time a simple PC restart fixes this problem but sometimes the problem got bigger and needs extra care to fix it. In this article, I have tried to explain 5 methods to fix this error. If you got any other effective solution, must share your knowledge in the comment box.

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