FIXED: Windows 10 Something Happened Error


After a prolonged wait Windows 10 is finally released. A hilarious thing about Windows 10 is that of “Something Happened” error. The operating software giant displays this error during Windows Setup. In this article, we’ll outline simple techniques to fix up “Something Happened” error.

Download the Diagnostic

There are certain situations when missing entries in your registry and registry corruption causes this problem. Try running a registry scan to identify if there are any such issues.

  1. Click the button below to download and install the Diagnostic
  2. Perform a Registry scan and fix any problems detected.
  3. Restart your computer.

Estimated Download Time: 10 Seconds

If you’re Upgrading from Windows 8.1/ 8 PC..

1. Press Windows Key + X; choose Control Panel.


2. Click Clock, Language and Region icon.


3. Click Region icon.


4. It opens up a new dialog. Click Formats tab.


5. Select “English (United States)” from the Format drop-down box.

6. Click Location tab.


7. Set Home Location: United States

8. Click Administrative tab.


9. Click Change System Locale button under “Language for Non-Unicode programs.”


10. Select “English (United States)” from the drop-down box.

11. Click OK | OK.

If you’re Upgrading from Windows 7:

1. Click Start button on your Taskbar.

2. Click Control Panel.


3. Click Clock, Language and Region icon.

4. Click Region and Language.


5. In the new dialog that opens, click Format tab.

6. Select Format: English (United States)

7. Click Location tab.

8. Set “United States” as the Current Location.

9. Click Administrative tab.

10. Select “English (United States)” from the drop-down box.

11. Click OK.


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