Windows defender is a very dynamic and mostly used feature in Windows 10 operating system. It is used as an antivirus that will scan the computer thoroughly and fix the error issues time to time. But sometimes when you try to launch the Windows defender program, you get Windows defender error 0x8050A002 on the computer screen. Usually, you get the defender error code 0x8050A002 due to the missing or deletion of important system files associated with Windows defender. You will not be able to scan the computer after you get this error issue. In this critical situation, you should use the manual or automatic error fixing methods. For automatic fixing of the issue, you can download and install Advanced System Repair Tool.
Common symptoms you may see are automatic shutdown, repetitive restarting, problem in starting or opening the computer, slow performance of the computer, system sticking, screen freezing, occurring of the blue screen of death error, unable to install or uninstall any files, problem in scanning the computer, occurring of some error messages on the computer screen, etc.
Main reasons responsible for the occurring of Windows defender error 0x8050A002 are problem with the Windows defender program, improper maintenance of the computer, internet disconnection, server problem, conflicts with the other installed antivirus, installation of corrupt or infectious apps or programs, incomplete installation of the files, etc.
How to fix Windows error code 0x8050A002: You can get rid of the defender error code 0x8050A002 using the troubleshooting procedures given here in the article. You can also fix the issue manually with the steps provided here;
- First of all uninstall the recently installed applications.
- Run SFC/SCANNOW command.
- Check the internet connection.
- Remove the third party antivirus installed in the PC.
- Reinstall the missing or deleted system files for Windows defender.
- You can also reinstall the Windows OS once again to fix the error.
Using the above manual steps, you can remove or fix Windows defender error 0x8050A002 properly. But if the issue is not fixed manually due to lack of technical knowledge or due other reasons, you must download and install Advanced System Repair Tool for automatic fixing.
Advanced System Repair Tool will first scan the whole computer, find out the errors and remove them automatically. The tool will also enhance the computer performance by removing the virus and other infections like malware, Trojan, etc. It will repair the registry files also. The tool is compatible with entire version of Windows.