How do I fix error code : 0xeb020b88?

Alton Alexander
By Alton AlexanderUpdated on June 4th, 2022

Error code 0xeb020b88 is a Windows error code that indicates a problem with the registry. The registry is a database that stores information about the Windows operating system and other software on the computer. This error code can occur if the registry is corrupt or if there are errors in the registry.

1. Restart your device and try again

  1. Open Settings and select General.
  2. Select Reset device.
  3. Select Erase all content and settings.
  4. Select Reset device.
  5. Enter your PIN code when prompted to do so.
  6. Select Erase all content and settings.
  7. Select OK to confirm.

2. Update your device drivers

  1. Right-click on the device driver icon in the system tray and select "Update Driver Software".
  2. Click on the "Browse my computer for driver software" button and select the relevant device driver files.
  3. Click on the "Install" button and wait while the device driver is installed.
  4. Restart your computer.
  5. If the error code persists, please consult your device manufacturer for further assistance.

3. Try using a different USB port

  1. Locate the port on your computer that is not working.
  2. Disable any security measures that may be preventing you from using that port.
  3. Connect the USB device that you want to use to the port that is not working.
  4. Enter the correct USB device serial number into the Windows Device Manager.
  5. Check to see if the device is working correctly by opening its Properties window.
  6. If the device is not working, try connecting it to another port on your computer.

4. If you're using a USB hub, try connecting directly to your computer

If you're using a USB hub, try connecting directly to your computer.

5. Disable any antivirus or security software on your device and try again

  1. Open the Settings app on your device.
  2. Under "General", tap "Security".
  3. Under "Security & privacy", tap "Antivirus".
  4. Tap the "Disable" button next to the antivirus software you want to disable.
  5. Tap "Apply" to disable the antivirus software.
  6. Tap "OK" to finish disabling the antivirus software.
  7. Try to open the app again. If the error code persists, please contact your device manufacturer or an Apple-authorized service provider.

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

  1. Check for any pending Windows updates and install them.
  2. Try the troubleshooting steps in this Microsoft support article.
  3. If you're still having issues, contact Microsoft support.