How do I fix service registration is missing or corrupt?
1. Remove your antivirus tool
Antivirus software can interfere with core Windows 10 functions thus causing Service registration is missing or corrupt error to appear.
Users reported that McAfee antivirus can cause this issue to appear, and in order to fix it, it’s recommended to remove the McAfee antivirus software.
Bear in mind that almost any third-party antivirus software can cause this error to appear, therefore even if you don’t use McAfee, you might want to try removing your antivirus software.
The most simple way of completely uninstalling the antivirus is to use specialized software like IObit Uninstaller. It’s simple to use and after it does its job you can be sure that you won’t see any leftovers.
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2. Remove the ThresholdOptedIn value from the registry
- Press Windows Key + R and enter regedit to open the Registry Editor. Press Enter or click OK.
- In the left pane go to
- In the right pane, locate the ThresholdOptedIn value and delete it.
Note: We have to mention that removing values from the registry can cause certain issues with your operating system, therefore you might want to create a backup of your registry before you try this solution.
3. Delete the Recovery From folder from the Applicability folder
If you see the Recovery From folder inside the Applicability folder, delete it. That might solve the problem.