Out in this tech space, bugs or glitches are always pretty annoying. When talking about the Windows Operating System, we do experience a lot of bugs while using it. You can say it undoubtedly because of the updates that your Windows PC keeps getting. Here, we are gonna talk about the one common problem that all Windows users face.
“problem in resetting PC”, this the common problem which is faced by every windows user which is related to booting. Generally, automatic repair wizard in windows takes care of such problems like booting and troubleshooting. However, if something goes wrong while booting the system Windows first goes to automatic repair wizard and fixes the issues automatically. But most of the time windows reset gets failed and displays the error messages as follows:
Whenever you refresh your PC, the following error message is displayed.
There are some methods to fix this issue. If you go through this step-by-step process you will be able to fix this issue and reset your PC without any problem. This step-by-step process also works for windows 8, 8.1, 10.
How to Fix “There Was A Problem Resetting Your PC” Error In Your Windows PC, Laptop?
Here, we have two steps in which you can fix this issue.
- Using the command prompt
- By Windows – Recovery method
Using the Command Prompt
Step 1: Go to the Settings, Update and Recovery, and then select Recovery over there. Then tap on the Advanced Startup and click on Restart Now button.
Step 2: In the next window, select Troubleshoot and click on Advanced Options.
Step 3: Open Command Prompt and you will be redirected to the login page.
Step 4: Select your Administrator account and enter the password. Then click on continue to proceed.
Step 5: Now type the following commands in the command prompt window and hit enter after each command
ren system system.001
ren software software.001
Step 6: The command prompt redirects to ‘Windows Recovery Environment Screen’ then click on Continue.
Step 7: Then, you have to reboot your PC and the issue will be fixed.
By Windows Recovery method
Not all the times can the first method that we have mentioned works. If it doesn’t work, you make it work with this method. However, you will be needing an ISO image of your Windows to create a custom recovery image.
Step 1: First, open My Computer, go to Local Disk (C) and create a new folder with name ‘Win-Recovery’.
Step 2: Search for ‘install.wim’ file in ISO image source file, copy it and paste into the newly created folder.
Step 3: Now open the command prompt and then type REAGENTC/INFO as shown above and you will find that the recovery location is missing.
Step 4: Now set the custom recovery path, reagent/SetOSImage /Path C:\WIN-Recovery\install.wim /Index 1
Step 5: Then you have to recheck the updated location by using “REAGENTC /INFO.” command.
After completing these steps, it shows the new updated location. Now, restart your PC.
These are the two best and well-known methods to fix “There was a problem Resetting Your PC” problem on your Windows PC. Did you get your PC fixed by using these methods? Or do you have any other method? Let us know in the comments section below.