Code 19 “Windows cannot start this hardware device… (Code 19)” This error can result if more than one service is defined for a device, there is a failure opening the service key, or the driver name cannot be obtained from the service key. From Start, search for device manager and select Device Manager from the results.
Windows cannot start this hardware device because its configuration information (in the registry) is incomplete or damaged. To fix this problem you should uninstall and then reinstall the hardware device.
Windows cannot start this hardware device because its configuration information (in the registry) is incomplete or damaged. To fix this problem you can first try running a Troubleshooting Wizard.
Image 1: Error code 19.
Pair of images: open system HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE in partition.
An image or perhaps more: open the control and navigate to the class.
Image 4: Options for deleting registry entries.
Image Run 5: Troubleshoot hardware and peripherals.
Image Update 6: Peripheral Taxi Driver.
Figure 7: Automatic search for advanced driver software.
(Code 19) means there is an error in your system’s maintenance registry and this is causing severe hardware problems with devices connected to your system. This can cause peripherals to malfunction and not work with your operating system, most commonly with a CD/DVD drive.
Update the driver from the device manager menu. Windows 10 automatically updates your drivers with my updates it releases.
Run the Windows Troubleshooter.
Scan your system for viruses using Windows Security.
Update Windows 10.
Usually reinstall the device driver
In the search package on the taskbar, type device, in this case Manager, select Device Manager. Right-click (or click and hold) the device name, then select Uninstall. Restart your computer. Is Windows going to reinstall the driver?
A Code 19 error can almost always appear in two ways: Windows simply won’t start this device’s hardware because its configuration information (in the registry) may be incomplete or corrupted. To resolve this issue, you must uninstall and then reinstall the hardware device. (code 19)
How to fix code 16 “Windows cannot start this hardware device error?” system in use. Registry changes can further affect drivers.
I’m Ahmir, a freelance writer and editor who specializes in technology and business. My work has been featured on many of the most popular tech blogs and websites for more than 10 years. Efficient-soft.com is where I regularly contribute to my writings about the latest tech trends. Apart from my writing, I am also a certified project manager professional (PMP).