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How can I fix error code 204038?

Published on April 11th, 2022

The 204038 error code indicates that a problem occurred while trying to access the requested file. This error can occur for a number of reasons, including the file being corrupt or damaged, the file being blocked by a firewall, or the file being in use by another program.

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1. Check your internet connection and try again

  1. Navigate to the Settings page on your device.
  2. Under "Wi-Fi" or "Mobile networks," select your preferred network.
  3. Under "Network status," select "Details."
  4. Under "Connection type," select "4G LTE."
  5. Under "4G LTE connection quality," select "Good."
  6. Under "4G LTE connection status," select "Connected."
  7. If the connection is still not good, try restarting your device.
  8. If the issue still persists, contact your carrier or device manufacturer.

2. Restart your computer and try again

  1. Click "Start" and type "shutdown" in the search box.
  2. On the "Shutdown" window, click "Restart" and wait until your computer reboots.
  3. Click "Start" and type "reboot" in the search box.
  4. On the "Reboot" window, click "Restart" and wait until your computer reboots.
  5. Click "Start" and type "cmd" in the search box.
  6. On the "Command Prompt" window, type "net start."
  7. Type "ipconfig /release" and press ENTER.
  8. Type "ipconfig /renew" and press ENTER.
  9. Type "net start msiserver" and press ENTER.
  10. Type "net stop msiserver" and press ENTER.
  11. Type "net start w3svc" and press ENTER.
  12. Type "net stop w3svc" and press ENTER.
  13. Type "net start webadmin" and press ENTER.
  14. Type "net stop webadmin" and press ENTER.
  15. Type "net start w3svc" and press ENTER.
  16. Type "net stop w3svc" and press ENTER.
  17. Type "net start msiserver" and press ENTER.
  18. Type "net stop msiserver" and press ENTER.

Still not working? maybe try one of these options:

  1. Update your browser and try again.
  2. Try a different browser.
  3. Clear your browser's cache and cookies and try again.
  4. Disable any browser extensions or add-ons and try again.
  5. Try accessing the website from a different device or network.
  6. Contact the website's administrator for help.