Windows Media Creation Tool error

The 0x80004005 windows 10 installation is explained here or Windows 10 media creation tool error.. This is the Windows 10 media creation tool error or 0x80004005 Windows 10 installation. If you are creating a  bootable USB drive with the Windows media creation tool and it creates an error called 0x80004005 – 0xa001a then the answer is rather simple and easy to solve. If you had downloaded the  Windows 10 ISO and use the Windows 7 USB/DVD download tool to create the media the the error is created by your anti-virus.

Windows 10 media creation tool error

The antivirus software normally blocks the creation or running of a bootable file and this creates the problem where you cannot create a bootable USB drive for Windows.

Method 1

Note that you can disable the “Real Time Protection” while you start the process and complete it. You can then remove the bootable USB drive and then enable the “Real Time Protection” on your anti virus again. The solution is rather simple. See also the unclickable taskbar Windows 10 on this website.

The 0x80004005 windows 10 installation error as you can see can be corrected. The media creation tool error does have its issues but this can be corrected. So as you can see the windows media tool error does have issues that can be corrected. Lastly there is also the Samsung 960 PRO SSD NVMe Driver.

Method 2

windows 10 media creation tool error

Run the System file checker (SFC Checker). This will allow you to check for any file corruption in the files of Microsoft.

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  • Press the Windows key + X.
  • Select and Press on Command Prompt (Admin) – See picture on the left
  • If the screen shows Do you want to allow the following program to make changes to this computer? Press Yes.
  • When entering the screen Administrator:Command Prompt already.
  • Type sfc /scannow ( please check and be careful of using spaces )
  • Wait a few minutes until sfc /scannow finishes and check if there is Is there a problem?


Method 3

Press the  Windows  key , then type  Command Prompt .

  •  Right click on  Command Prompt  and select  Run as administrator .
  • Copy  (Copy)  the following command

DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth   Press Enter

  • Copy  (Copy)  the following command

   sfc /scannow and press  Enter   


These are what would normally work. Search the sidebar for more information if the error continues. Lastly also see the articles on the LG E400 USB Driver as well as the Acer MTP Drivers.



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