Other causes of Runtime Errors: 216, 217, 218 – GIGA

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Runtime Error 216

runtime error 216The rather insignificant Runtime Error 216 announces itself with the error message Runtime Error 216 at 00002E58 (or similar) and can be easily clicked away in most cases without any change to the system determine.

It is in the Runtime Error 216 is an error on a running background service. To encircle the program and possibly to reinstall, you can do the following:

  1. Click the Windows Start button and select Run or simultaneously presses (Windows + R)
  2. Give here msconfig -5 one (you need for the process administrator privileges)
  3. Set in a hook Hide all Microsoft services and starts new trial basis
  4. now marked in smaller bites other services and restarts again
  5. Repeats the process and always selects other services until the error no longer appears
  6. Pecks you the service that is at the end cause of Runtime Errors, get out and look for a current version of the corresponding tools or disable it, if you can not use it

Runtime Error 217

runtime error 217The Runtime Error 217, however, can have a variety of reasons, some of which lead, among other things back on a possible virus infection. We listen to you all the reasons for the error message Runtime Error 217 with below:

  • When installation with faulty dll: Is aware that the Runtime Error occurs only after the installation of a vertrauneswürdigen program, you should consider a new installation. Following the error history would have to be
  • Virus infection: Anyway, you've got yourself malware on the computer. Proceeds as in the instructions about malware before and removes described.
  • Incorrect regional settings: If they do not coincide with each other your regional settings (keyboard, language, time and date), because you have one of them changed manually, a runtime error can occur 217th Power fades everything uniform and the error.
  • Expired Windows files: If the runtime error associated with an outdated msvcert.dll or MS DCOM, then you have to your operating system urgently update. Either you it launches the Windows Update or ye loads the corresponding file on the website from Microsoft.
  • Missing stdole32.tlb: If the file on your PC (for whatever reason), you should install it to get you out of Microsoft's dll library and. Stay away from other vendors that file.

Runtime Error 218

218 also may be due to a virus attack. As well but could result in the error message, a memory usage or faulty registry entries.


There are more runtime errors, they would, however, extremely expensive list. Maybe you have the system now seen through because a runtime error can usually have more than one cause. Scans your PC frequently (also like using different tools) for viruses and malware and plays at the registry entries around (with crack or key generators often problems arise).