How To Fix Error Code 2137-8056

Alton Alexander
By Alton AlexanderUpdated on June 4th, 2022

Error code 2137-8056 is a code that indicates an error with the installation of the Microsoft .NET Framework. This error can occur for a number of reasons, including incorrect setting during installation, an incomplete or damaged installation file, or an issue with the Windows registry. In some cases, this error may also be caused by a virus or malware infection.

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1. Try resetting the system clock and then restarting the game

  1. Open the Start Menu and click on "Settings".
  2. Click on "System and Security" in the Settings window.
  3. Under "System", click on "Clock and Time".
  4. Click on "Reset System Clock".
  5. Click on "Restart Now".

2. Close any unnecessary background applications

  1. In the taskbar, right-click the "Windows logo" and select "Task Manager".
  2. On the "Processes" tab, locate the process that is causing the error code and click on it.
  3. In the "Details" tab, click on the "End Process" button.
  4. If the process is a service, right-click on the service and select "Stop".
  5. If the process is not a service, right-click on the process and select "Close".

3. Check for updates for your game and install any available patches

  1. Launch your game and go to the "Settings" menu.
  2. Select "Updates."
  3. Check for available updates and install any patches that are available.
  4. If there are any additional updates that need to be installed, follow the instructions that are provided.
  5. After the updates are installed, restart your game.
  6. If the error code 2137-8056 still occurs, please submit a ticket and we will assist you further.

4. Delete any temporary files that may be causing the issue

In order to delete any temporary files that may be causing the issue in order to fix error code 2137-8056, follow these steps:

  1. Press "Windows" + "R" keys to open the Run dialog.
  2. Enter "cmd" in the Run dialog and press Enter.
  3. Type "del /F /Q "%programfiles%\Microsoft Office\Office15\Temp" and press Enter.
  4. Type "net stop Microsoft Office" and press Enter.
  5. Type "net start Microsoft Office" and press Enter.

5. Verify the game files through the Steam client

  1. Navigate to the Steam client's Library tab and select the game you're having issues with.
  2. Select the "Properties" button from the game's main menu.
  3. On the "General" tab, click on the "Verify Files" button.
  4. Steam will scan the game's files and identify any errors. If there are any errors, they will be listed here.
  5. Click on the "Fix Files" button to attempt to fix the errors. If the errors are not fixed, you can click on the "Reinstall" button to try to reinstall the game.

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

  1. Run the game in compatibility mode.
  2. Try running the game as an administrator.
  3. Reinstall the game.