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Clipup.exe: What Is It & How Do I Fix Its Runtime Errors

Running the SFC scan should fix runtime errors associated with ClipUp.exe


You might have encountered the ClipUp.exe error while trying to launch an application or any other activity related to opening new files. If that is the case, this article will provide important solutions to resolve this problem.

We will explore various ways to troubleshoot this problem and fix exe files like Browser_broker.Exe and Bthudtask.exe.

What is the use of Clipup EXE?

ClipUp.exe, an authentic Windows OS program, is a vital tool for facilitating the migration of the Client License Platform. Its primary purpose is to effectively activate PCs that require regular activation rearming, particularly those operating on KMS within a corporate environment.

Some of its functions include:

  • Migrating data from Windows Genuine Authorization blob.
  • Migrating data from the legacy Windows Phone database.
  • Validating a Windows product key.
  • Generating a genuine ticket for the BIOS key.
  • Activating a Windows license.

How do I fix ClipUp.exe runtime errors?

We recommend trying out these quick fixes before going over to our more comprehensive solutions.

  • Reboot your device – Simply restarting your device can remove bugs or glitches causing this problem.
  • Update your PC – If your device is outdated, you will frequently encounter runtime errors, so we recommend installing all system updates.
  • Perform a malware scan – Use a reliable antivirus program to scan and remove viruses from your device.

If the workarounds above do not work, use the solutions below.

1. Run the Startup repair tool

  1. Click the Windows icon and select Settings.
  2. Navigate to the System tab and choose the Recovery option.
  3. In the Recovery menu, pick Restart now.
  4. Your PC will restart and boot in the Windows Recovery Environment.
  5. Click Troubleshoot.
  6. Next, select Advanced options.
  7. Now choose the Startup Repair option.
  8. After running the automatic repair tool, your device will reboot.
  9. Finally, check to see if the runtime error has been fixed.

2. Run the SFC scan

  1. Hold the Windows + R keys together, type cmd in the text field, then press Ctrl + Shift + Enter to open the command prompt in administrator mode.
  2. In the command prompt, paste the command below and hit Enter.
    sfc /scannow
  3. After running the command, reboot your device and check if the problem has been fixed.

3. Carry out a clean boot

  1. Hold the Windows + R simultaneously, type msconfig in the text field, and hit Enter.
  2. Navigate to the Services tab, check the box for Hide all Microsoft services, and hit the Disable all button.
  3. Now, go to the Startup tab and click Open Task Manager.
  4. Disable all the Startup items in the Task Manager by right-clicking and selecting Disable.
  5. After disabling these applications, close the Task Manager and reboot your PC.
  6. Once your device is on, enable the Startup devices one after the other to determine the problematic app.

4. Remove the latest Windows update

  1. Hold the Windows + I keys to open the Settings app.
  2. Click the Windows Update on the left-hand side and choose Update history on the right side.
  3. Scroll down and choose Uninstall updates.
  4. Then click the Uninstall button for the recently installed Windows update.
  5. After uninstalling the update, restart your device and check if the problem has been fixed.

5. Install the latest version of the Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Package

  1. Navigate to the official Microsoft website and download the recent version of the Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Package.
  2. Download the required Visual C++ Redistributable Package for your device.
  3. Double-click the downloaded file to begin the installation.
  4. Complete the installation process by following the on-screen instruction.
  5. Reboot your device and check to see if the problem has been fixed.

We hope the information outlined in this article was useful in helping you understand how to troubleshoot runtime errors associated with ClipUp.exe effectively. For further questions, talk to us via the comment section below.

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