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Learn how to solve the 0xc000012f error on Windows 10 caused by a bad image. Follow our expert tips to fix the issue and safeguard your precious data. Don't wait until it's too late!!

I. About Windows 10 error code 0xc000012f
An image error occurs when running or installing certain programs on Windows 10. The error code is 0xc000012f, and this error message may appear repeatedly. And there are too many programs that start automatically when the computer is turned on.
image error 0xc000012f
After understanding the relevant information of the error code 0xc000012f, we will introduce some practical solutions below, but before repairing, it is recommended that you back up important files in the computer to protect data security. If you don’t need a backup, skip to the third section for a solution to this error.
II. Use Renee Becca to back up important files before repairing

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2. How to use Renee Becca to back up important files?

The operation method of Renee Becca backup file is very simple, the specific steps are as follows:
Step 1: Download, install and run Renee Becca on the computer, select the (File Backup) option in the main interface (Backup) column. If you need to back up the entire disk or partition data, you can choose (Disk/Partition Backup).
file backup options
Step 2: Then select the file to be backed up in (source file (device)), and select the hard disk partition to store the backup data in (destination). Then click (Backup Now) to start the backup.
Tip: If you need regular backup, you can turn on (Task Scheduler), set daily, weekly or monthly regular backup and the time to automatically start backup according to your needs. Then in (Backup Scheme)-(Scheme Type), choose a suitable backup scheme mode according to individual needs. Renee Becca has 5 backup schemes to choose from, namely, version chain mode, single version mode, overall mode, and incremental backup mode and differential backup mode.
Select files to backup
Step 3: You can see the progress of all backup tasks in the (task) column. After the backup is complete, you can click the (Restore) button to restore the files to the specified hard disk when necessary.
Check the list of backup tasks and click Restore
Step 4: Then select the location where the files are to be restored, and click the (Restore) button.
Choose where to restore the files and click Restore
After backing up important files, you can try the following repair methods.
III. How to fix Windows 10 error code 0xc000012f?

1. Uninstall the update

If the error code 0xc000012f appears after you have installed the Windows update, you can try to uninstall the update. The specific steps are as follows:
Step 1: Run the computer, click on the lower left corner (Start) > (Settings).
start setup
Step 2: Click the (Update and Security) option, and then under the (Windows Update) tab, click the (View update history) option on the right.
View update history
Step 3: In this interface, click (Uninstall update).
Step 4: Then click on the Windows 10 update you want to uninstall, and then press the (Uninstall) button.

2. Reinstall the app

If some executable files of the application are damaged, 0xc000012f may also be caused. It is a good method to download and install the application from the official website again. You can uninstall the app first by following the steps below.
Step 1: Right-click (Start) > (Apps and Features).
Start Apps and Features
Step 2: Find and click the problematic application in the application list, and then click the (Uninstall) button. After the uninstallation is complete, please go to the official page of the application to download the latest version of the installation package for reinstallation. Then run the target application to see if the problem is resolved.
uninstall app

3. Run the SFC command

Image errors can also occur when system files are corrupted, and SFC (System File Checker) scans and repairs detected system file corruption issues. Specific steps are as follows:
Step 1: Search (cmd) in the search box in the lower left corner, then right-click (Command Prompt) in the search results and select (Run as administrator).
search cmd
Step 2: In the opened command prompt window, type the command (sfc /scannow) and press the (Enter) key. Next, System File Checker will perform a system scan and fix problematic system files.
Enter the sfc command
Step 3: If a problem is detected, but it prompts that it cannot be repaired, please enter the (DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth) command and press the (Enter) key to execute the repair command. After the command is executed, restart the computer and see if the problem is resolved.
Enter the DISM command

4. Perform a clean boot

Clean boot refers to starting the system by using the least set of drivers and startup programs, that is, only starting the original components and services of the system without starting third-party software and plug-ins, which can facilitate users to find out the problem. causes, and at the same time reduce the interfering factors that lead to problems. The specific operation steps are as follows:
Step 1: Run the computer, press (Windows+R) keys at the same time to open the run window. Next type (msconfig.exe) and press the (OK) button to open the system configuration window.
run msconfig
Step 2: After opening the system configuration, switch to the (Services) option bar, check (Hide all Microsoft services) and press the (Disable all) button.
disable all services
Step 3: Switch to the (Startup) option bar and click (Open Task Manager).
open task manager
Step 4: Disable all the programs displayed on the page. You can right-click the application and select (Disable), or select the programs in turn and click the (Disable) button in the lower right corner. After the operation is completed, close the task manager window, and click (OK) on the system configuration page. You will then see a pop-up window, click the (Restart) button to see if the problem persists after restarting. If the problem is solved after a clean boot, you can start some programs that you need to start automatically in the task manager, and then observe whether the problem reappears.
Disable boot programs
In addition to the above methods, you can also try to check for Windows updates or perform operations such as system restore, system reset or system reinstallation. hope that it can help us.