That error which occurs during the runtime or working is called runtime error. That means the error does not generally occurs it occurs only when the error related work is done. There are so many runtime error codes available in the system but now I am talking about runtime error 216 solution. This error commonly occurs in windows 7. When you are trying to connect with internet then this error occurs. Runtime error 216 also occurs in another windows operating system. Some causes of occurring this error is given in this article.
Why this error generates
Runtime error 216 occurs in your system due to damage or corrupt raspppoe.sys file that is available in the drivers folder of your system. This error also occurs due to attacking of Trojan virus. Incorrect path of raspppoe.sys in registry file is also a big reason of this error. Here you will know how to fix runtime error 216. The fixing of this error is given in the below paragraph.
Solution of runtime error code 216
The runtime error 216 is easily solved manually. There are so many processes to solve this error but it can easily solve by replacing raspppoe.sys file in your system. The process to replace this file is given in some manual steps that are given below: –
- Open my computer then go to c drive then open windows folder then double click on system 32 folder.
- Double click on driver folder. Check raspppoe.sys file is available or not.
- Copy the raspppoe.sys file from another computer and paste in that location. If all ready exists then replace it.
- Rename the raspppoe.sys file to raspppoe.old then restart the computer. Your runtime error 216 will be solved.
The runtime error 216 is also due to Trojan virus infection so you have to scan your system with a best antivirus that is totally secured with your system. You can use Advanced System Repair Tool tool in your system for remove viruses. This tool gives totally security for your system.