One of the files in the registry database had to be recovered by use of a log or alternate copy. The recovery was successful.

Probable Causes for error 1014

  • Hardware Malfunctions
  • Corrupted windows Registry.
  • Virus attack.
  • Software file got corrupted.
  • Device driver issue


  • Scan your computer for viruses on a daily basis.
  • Always beware of email attachments. It is recommended to run a virus check before you open any attachment.
  • Run registry maintenance on a daily basis. Avg can be a good option.
  • Keep up to date software’s and device drivers.
  • Always keep up to date your operating system. Specially install security updates.

Source: Internet Research