How to fix Windows Audio can’t be started. Error 0x800706cc

Windows is a very popular and reliable operating system. You can get many services and software free of cost with the help of Windows update service. But sometimes when you try to install some updates for your Windows then you cannot be able to hear the sound in the computer and you may get “Windows Audio can’t be started. Error 0x800706cc”. Due to some corrupt software or applications or due to virus infection the error code comes to you. So fix this problem as soon as possible with some manual methods or you can use Advanced System Repair tool to get rid of it automatically.


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Symptoms –

The most common symptom that you can see is the prompting of Error code 0x800706cc in your computer. After the pop up of this error code you cannot be able to hear any sound from the computer.

Causes –

The possible causes for the occurring of “Windows Audio can’t be started. Error 0x800706cc” errors are corruption in the soundcard, damaged audio service, virus infection, corrupt audio drivers, etc. You can also get this error code due to corruption in the Windows registry, missing DLL files, software incompatibility, hardware failure, etc.

How to fix Windows Audio can’t be started. Error 0x800706cc

  1. First of all uninstall the audio drivers.
  2. Remove the leftover from registry and services manually.
  3. Delete audio services associated with soundcard from this location: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/SYSTEM/CurrentControlSet/Services/…]
  4. Now install the audio drivers again.

With the help of this manual fix you will be able to hear the sound and remove “Windows Audio can’t be started. Error 0x800706cc” from your computer. But one thing you should keep in your mind that this manual method is only possible if you have a sound technical knowledge. If not, then you must use Advanced System Repair tool to fix this problem automatically.


Compatible with the Windows 8 32-bit and 64-bit Operating System, Windows 7 32-bit and 64-bit Operating System, Windows Vista 32-bit and 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit
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Advanced System Repair tool is the best tool that supports you to fix the whole problems associated with the Windows operating system. With the help of this tool you can automatically repair and remove the errors and corruption. You can also optimize the performance of the computer after launching this too.

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