In this article, I will explain why error code 49 appears and how can you fix it effectively.
Why Device Manager Error Code 49 Appears?
Driver Error Code 49 appears when Registry Hive exceeds its size limits. Registry File contains System Hive that keeps all the configuration and settings saved by windows operating system. Windows Operating System saves thousands of options, settings, configuration, registration etc in this hive and when this hive exceeds its size limit, Windows OS gets unable to store new value and thus show you error code 49.
How to Fix Device Error Code 49?
There are several ways to fix this error from Windows OS. Here, I am listing some useful methods to fix this trouble.
Method 1: Fix using Advanced System Repair Tool
As I mentioned above that this error occurs due to registry problem, The Advanced System Repair Tool repairs registry problem effectively. Apart from it, this repair tool repairs system files, missing or broken dll file, virus/trojan issue, system security, system configuration problem, junk files, temp files etc.
Method 2: Clean Registry Hive
After using PC for long term, the registry hive gets full of configuration and settings. When you remove software and hardware from the PC it doesn’t remove configuration from the registry file and eventually registry hive exceeds size limits. Here, is the way to clean registry hive from the PC. You must keep backup of registry file before editing registry. Editing registry manually may break your PC permanently so, you must use Advanced System Repair Tool to clean Registry Hive.
Method 3: Uninstall unused device from device manager
This is the best practice to remove unused and old devices from device manager. By default these devices are hidden so you need to show these hide devices first.
In this article, I tried to explain what is device manager error code 49 and how can you fix it. Mainly this error occurs when registry hive exceeds its size limits so, reducing the size of registry hive may fix this problem permanently.