When you try to start your system then system starts booting, sometimes after the booting process gets completed in the windows 7 or windows server R2 then you receives the application event error 3006. This error is produced when the Language ID key and the Counter strings survive in the following key that is HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Perflib. This error is the system internal problem which you won’t be able to solve it manually. Due to this error you will not be able to start your system. This error occasionally occurs in windows 7 or windows server R2. Mostly this error occurs within the first 10 minutes or after the boot process. This error is actually is the Microsoft issue and Microsoft is aware with this problem and trying to resolve and work in the future version of windows so that this error you receive again.
Why this error occurs?
- When the language ID key and the Counter strings survive in the HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Perflib key then this error occurs.
- This may be also the effect of virus also because presence of virus in your computer can create this type of problems.
- Windows update facility is provided by Microsoft to run your system smoothly and if you don’t install windows update in your system then this type of error occurs.
- It may be also due to system internal problems or windows registry problems.
What are the symptoms?
After completing boot process, you receive the error message instead of starting system properly and the following error message is:-
“Unable to read the performance counter strings defined for the xxx language ID. The first DWORD in the data section contains the Win32 error code.”
Whereas xxx is the language ID number such as for English is 009 and for Romanian is 018.
This error occurs within 10 minutes or just after the booting.
How to fix this windows error 3006?
This error generally occurs in windows 7 or windows server R2 and cannot be solved manually because it the operating system internal issue which can be only resolved by Microsoft and Microsoft is aware with this issue and working on this so that you don’t face this error in future versions of windows.
But if you don’t want to uninstall your windows 7 version and also don’t want to receive this error then to fix this error for temporary use third party repair tool, this tool will remove all the garbage from your system and also help in proper booting of your system.