How to fix error code 19 “Cannot start this hardware device” in Windows 10

Code 19, full error message: Windows cannot start this hardware device because its configuration information (in the registry) is incomplete or corrupt. (Code 19), indicates that there is an error in your operating system’s registry that is causing serious problems with the hardware devices attached to your system. This can cause hardware devices to malfunctionContinue reading “How to fix error code 19 “Cannot start this hardware device” in Windows 10″

The error 0x8004242d “Could not format selected partition” has been fixed

The “Selected partition could not be formatted” error (error 0x8004242d) occurs when a user tries to format, merge or install an operating system to disk using Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10 installation media. Most of the affected users who encounter this problem try to install the operating system properly, but this error preventsContinue reading “The error 0x8004242d “Could not format selected partition” has been fixed”