Table of Contents
- 1 Fed up of Windows 10 script host errors on your PC??
- 2 What is a Windows 10 Script Host??
- 3 Cause for the Script Host error on Windows 10
- 4 Quick fix for Windows 10 Script Host errors
- 4.1 Method 1 : Run System File Checker (SFC) and CheckDisk (CHKDK)
- 4.2 Method 2 : Run Microsoft safety scanner
- 4.3 Method 3: Clean Boot process
- 4.4 Method 4: Set the Default value .vbs key from regedit
- 4.5 Method 5: By Deleting the VMapplet and WinStations Disabled from the Registry editor.
- 4.6 Method 6: By Executing the Repair Install
- 5 What is SpyHunter & How it Works?
- 6 How can SpyHunter Benefit you?
- 7 The SpyHunter User Interface at a Glance
- 8 SpyHunter – A Certified Anti-Malware Solution
Fed up of Windows 10 script host errors on your PC??
This post may interest you if you are fed up of receiving windows 10 script host error messages on your computer. The Windows 10 script host messages generally shows during the windows startup.
In rare cases it occurs while trying to execute an application. Users more often sort out this issue by ending the process from the task manager. But this is mere a temporary solution and does not eliminate the root cause of this problem.
Scroll down to get the one stop solution for script host errors
What is a Windows 10 Script Host??
The Windows operating system comes with an administration tool called windows script host. With the Script host the computer administrators can automate or administer some tasks for client computers or servers. A script can be automatically loaded or executed with websites that uses scripting. The end users will see a message with a warning or dialogue box whether they want to continue running the script from website they visited. These scripts can be run either from the desktop by double clicking the script file or from command prompt.
Cause for the Script Host error on Windows 10
The Virus or the Malware is the main cause of this error that has infected your system with a malicious code.
Windows 10 Script Host Errors is associated with the VBS script file and appears in all the versions of the operating system.
Another cause is the registry errors which generally occurs when the new programs are installed over the old ones without uninstalling the old programs completely. This may lead to slow opening of programs and your system getting crashed frequently.
Quick fix for Windows 10 Script Host errors
Method 1 : Run System File Checker (SFC) and CheckDisk (CHKDK)
Step 1 : Press windows key + X to open the command prompt (Admin)
Step 2: Now, open the command prompt and enter the following command as shown below.
Step 3: Restart your PC after the system file checker Runs as shown.
Method 2 : Run Microsoft safety scanner
I would advise you to Run the Microsoft safety scanner first to scan for viruses in your PC. Just make sure that you disable all the antivirus softwares and security essentials while running the Microsoft safety scanner. For your convenience i have already setup a direct download link for Microsoft safety scanner.
Click here to Download.
Kindly wait for 8 to 10 seconds for the download process to start.
Method 3: Clean Boot process
Step 1: Press the Windows key + R.
Step 2: Type msconfig and click OK to open the system configuration.
Step 3: Choose the Selective Startup from the General tab menu.
Step 4: Make sure that the option Load startup items is unchecked.
Step 5: Now go to the Services Tab and checkmark the box with “Hide all Microsoft services”.
Step 6: Click on Disable all which will disable all other remaining services.
Step 7: Restart your PC and check if the script host error messages during startup appears or not.
Method 4: Set the Default value .vbs key from regedit
Step 1: Open the Registry editor by entering regedit from the Run command Windows.
Step 2: Now, explore the following key from the registry editor.
Step 3: Click on the default from hand side window as shown.
Step 4: Change the value data to VBSFile and then click ok.
Step 5: Restart your PC and your problem will be solved from getting the script host messages during startup.
Method 5: By Deleting the VMapplet and WinStations Disabled from the Registry editor.
Step 1: Press the Windows key + R to open the Run command.
Step 2: Type regedit and click ok to open the registry editor.
Step 3: Explore the following key as shown
Step 4: Delete the entries with VMapplet and Win StationsDisabled from the right side window.
Step 5: Now, double click the Userinit file just above the VMapplet.
Step 6: Remove the entry “C:\windows\system32\servieca.vbs” or “C:\windows\run.vbs” and make sure that the default value is currently set to “C:\Windows\system32\userinit.exe,” as shown below.
Step 7: Click ok to save the settings and Restart your PC to see the changes.
Method 6: By Executing the Repair Install
If you are still not able to sort out the Script host error problem, then you should try the Repair install method at last. This will surely fix your problem as well as repair your corrupt system files. Repair install simply uses an in place upgrade which repairs the system files without deleting the user data on the PC.
That’s it!!, I hope the above methods illustrated by me will surely help you in fixing the Script Host error problem on Windows 10.