While installing an application like Autodesk program, Adobe program, Microsoft Office, and other software, several users complained that they faced error 1310 writing files. This error can occur when the program is not uninstalled correctly, due to permission issue or Windows installer glitches
If you are facing this issue, you need to go through with this article and learn how you can fix error code 1310 writing to file in Windows 10.
How to Fix Error Code 1310 Writing To File In Windows 10
In this article, we will show you how you can fix this issue with three possible solutions.
- Remove several instances of the same program
- Re-register Windows Installer
- Change Permission of Folder
1) Remove several instances of the same program
If this error appears while installing Microsoft Office, then you need to check if your system has a trial version of the same installed program as default.
Here are the steps on how to remove several instances of same program:
- Tao on Windows + R key to launch the “Run.”
- In the “Run” search tap, type “control” and then tap on
- “OK” button.
- Visit to “Program” and then tap on “Program & Features.”
- Scroll-down on the installed application list and remove the particular installation application that you wish to install.
It is also possible you have faced this issue because of remnants of the files that you have installed earlier.
2) Re-register Windows Installer
Here are the steps how to re-register Windows installer:
- Tap on the Windows + R button on your keyboard to launch “Run.”
- In the “Run” search tab type “msiexec /unregister” and then tap on “OK” to unregister windows installer service.
- After finishing this process, you need to restart your Windows operating system.
- Now try to install a program that has a triggering error and then check whether the issue has been resolved.
3) Change Permission of Folder
Here are the steps how to change permission of the Folder:
- Launch the File Explorer and then move to the “C:/Programs files (x86)” location.
- Right-tap on the “Microsoft” folder and then tap on “Properties.”
- Launch the “Security” button under the Properties menu.
- Tap on the “Edit” option.
- Tap on the “Administrator group” in the new dialog box.
- Tap on the “Allow” box for “Full Control.”
- Tap on “Apply” and then tap “OK” to save your changes.
- Now you need to reboot your Windows operating system and check if the issue has been resolved.