Bitdefender error 1011 is a type of run time error which can occur at the time of installation or activation. This error can occur due to various reasons such as incomplete or corrupt installation, missing files, etc.
Symptoms of error 1011:
Your active running program will crash, and Error 1011 will get appear on the screen. You will get error 1011 while running the same program. Your system may start running slowly. Sometimes the input devices such as a keyboard, mouse also starts responding late.
Causes of Bitdefender Error 1011:
This is a runtime error; as you know, runtime error can occur due to various reasons. The developers can’t predict the runtime error. You can face this error while downloading, accessing, installing, or activating the antivirus. Most of the runtime errors occur due to the issues in the network or device. Incomplete or corrupt installation is one of the potential causes of this error. But the recent changes in the system can also encounter Bitdefender error 1011. If you have deleted the Bitdefender related files, then there are pretty chances of getting the error.
How to fix Bitdefender Crashing Windows 7 error?
Repairing the registries can be a potential step for fixing this error. But if you are not from the technical background, then repairing registry entries yourself is not recommendable. Just one wrong editing can create various troubles in the device. So edit the registries only if you are a technically sound person.
- Hit the start button
- Type command in the search bar
- Press Ctrl and shift key and tap the enter button
- In your desktop; a permission box will appear
- Type regedit
- Click on the enter button
- Search for Bitdefender related key
- Click on Export
- Go to Save In and choose the location for saving file
- These steps will create the backup of the key. Now you can edit the registries.
Use Disk Cleanup
Sometimes, temporary and junk files also create issues while running the software. You have to clean all the temporary files, caches, and other junk files from the system. If you can’t use the Bitdefender Disk Cleanup tool, then you should try using Windows clean manager. Windows provides an inbuilt cleaner tool for removing the junk from the device.
- Go to the start menu
- Enter command
- Press shift and ctrl key simultaneously and then hit the enter button
- A dialog box will appear; type cleanmgr and hit the enter button
The disk cleanup tool will start calculating the junk from your device. After calculating, you will get a list of items that can be deleted from the device. Check the boxes you want to delete. Now restart your device and check the error gets solved or not.
Undo the recent changes
If you are getting this error after making any chances in the device then undoing the changes can help in Bitdefender Update Failed Error 1002:
- Go to the start menu
- Search for system restore
- Hit the enter button
- System restore will appear on the screen
- Enter the admin credentials
- Follow the on-screen commands for restoring the device.
You can also try reinstalling Bitdefender antivirus or running file checker tools.