How to Fix Runtime Error 216?

Are you having a hard time with Runtime Error 216?

They are usually caused by troubles within the Windows database, where the runtime data is placed. When you start Internet Explorer, Windows, or Windows-based software, you may get the following a Runtime Error 216 message. Once you identify and detect that your PC is having a runtime error, the next thing you must do is figure out how to get rid of this problem.


Runtime errors can be caused by plenty of reasons, but a corrupted and invalid database entry is one of the common causes for this trouble. How will you avoid runtime errors? Firstly, you have to be sure that the software program you are trying to open isn't corrupted. In opening a program, you must follow the correct and exact instructions to prevent a runtime error from occurring. Runtime Error 216 often starts in the database. Every time you uninstall or install a software program; a "signature" of the installment process is listed in the database of Windows. Over time you can end up with a database that has many broken entries. These corrupted entries will puzzle Windows every time you attempt to open any software program.


If you observe that the trouble is getting worse and it exists in all of the programs that you are trying to open, then this is a severe problem. Before trying to solve it, you should figure out how this error started. If you figure out its origin, then you can search out the Windows database entry and try to fix it. You could do this by pressing the CTRL+ALT+DELETE at the same time in the keyboard and select a specific program and push the "end task" button that will pop up in your screen.


Besides Runtime Error, there are a lot of other types of run time errors on your computer. Sometimes, you can solve this problem, by just closing the program and restarting it. Nonetheless, if you continue seeing these errors then there is a serious problem which has to be solved. At this moment, you need to repair the database of Windows to fix the error.


The Windows database is the place on the PC where the settings and preferences for your hardware and software are stored. Your database will be infected with runtime errors when the PC is getting older. And since Windows doesn't have a program to solve the Windows database problems your PC will get worse. The PC will be slow dramatically and the computer performance will get worse. However, a Windows database optimization and cleaner utility can help correct these problems.


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