How do you fix code 34?

Alton Alexander
By Alton AlexanderUpdated on June 4th, 2022

Code 34 is an error code that indicates a problem with the installation of a device driver. This can be caused by a number of factors, including a conflict with another driver, a corrupt driver file, or a problem with the hardware itself. In most cases, code 34 can be fixed by updating the driver, uninstalling and then reinstalling the device, or running a driver repair utility.

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1. Check all connections and make sure they are secure

  1. Open your internet browser and go to https://www.netgear.com/support/problem-resolution/
  2. In the "Problem Resolution" section, click on "Check Connections."
  3. In the "Check Connections" window, make sure all of your connections are listed and that they are secure.
  4. If there are any problems with your connections, click on the "Fix Code 34" button to fix them.

2. Try a different computer

  1. If you are experiencing a problem with your computer, the first thing you should do is try to restart it.
  2. If that doesn't work, you can try to open up your computer and remove any internal hard drives or memory cards.
  3. If that still doesn't work, you can try to connect your computer to a different power source, or to another computer.
  4. If none of those methods work, you can try to remove the battery and restart your computer.

3. Try a different cable

To try a different cable, follow these steps:

  1. Disconnect the power to the TV and to the cable box or set-top box.
  2. Remove the TV's cable box or set-top box.
  3. Connect the power to the TV and to the cable box or set-top box.
  4. Try the TV's cable box or set-top box.
  5. If the problem is with the TV, switch to another cable box or set-top box and try the TV again. If the problem is with the cable box or set-top box, replace it.

4. Try a different USB port

The first step is to try a different USB port on your computer. If you are still experiencing the code 34 error, you will need to troubleshoot the issue further.

5. Update drivers

  1. Open the Device Manager by clicking on the Start button and typing "device manager" in the Search box.
  2. Locate the device that is causing the code 34 issue and right-click on it.
  3. Select "Update Driver."
  4. In the Driver Package Selector, select the appropriate driver package and click on "Update."
  5. If the update fails, try re-downloading the driver package. If that fails, try installing the driver from the manufacturer's website.

If you didn't find success with an option above, then try:

  1. Reinstall drivers
  2. Run a virus scan
  3. Check for hardware issues