How do I fix 0x8007139f?

Alton Alexander
By Alton AlexanderUpdated on June 4th, 2022

0x8007139f is a Windows error code that indicates a problem with the way the operating system is trying to access a certain file. This can be caused by a number of things, including incorrect permissions, a corrupt file, or a conflict with another program.

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  • error code: 0x8007139f
  • 0x8007139f

1. Restart your computer and try again

  1. Check for updates by going to Control Panel - System and Security - Windows Update
  2. If there are any updates, install them
  3. Check for and remove any malicious software by going to Control Panel - System and Security - Security Center
  4. Check for and remove any hardware that may be causing the problem by going to Control Panel - System and Security - Windows Update - Advanced Options
  5. If the problem still persists, try a System Restore point prior to the problem.
  6. If the problem still persists, contact your computer manufacturer for assistance.

2. Update your anti-virus software and run a full scan of your computer

  1. Go to the anti-virus software's website and download the latest software.
  2. Install the software on your computer.
  3. Run a full scan of your computer.
  4. Fix any problems that are found.

3. Check for and install any available Windows Updates

  1. Open the Windows Update utility by clicking on the Start button, typing Windows Update, and then clicking on the Windows Update icon.
  2. In the left pane, click on the Check for updates button.
  3. In the right pane, click on the Download and install updates button.
  4. If any updates are available, they will be listed in the left pane. Click on the appropriate update to install it.
  5. After the update has been installed, click on the OK button.

If the answers above didn't work then you should also try:

  1. Run the System File Checker tool and verify all system files are intact and not corrupt.
  2. Perform a clean boot of your computer and try again.
  3. Use the System Restore tool to revert your computer back to a previous working state.
  4. Run the DISM tool and repair any corrupt or damaged system files.
  5. Re-register the Windows Event Log service.
  6. Manually delete the contents of the %windir%\logs\cbs folder.
  7. Reset the Windows Firewall to its default settings.