Error code: 258

When the program is starting the following error message appears: "Internal program data are corrupted. Please reinstall the program or contact your system administrator. Error code: 258"

Situation could appear because of installation of operating system updates, CCleaner or antivirus software.

If CCleaner software is installed on your computer, follow the steps below:

  1. Launch CCleaner.
  2. Click on Registry.
  3. Tick off ActiveX and Class Issues section to exclude it from scanning.
    Important: do not tick on this option in the future to not clean files which are used in FineReader.
  4. Go to Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features.
  5. Right-click onto ABBYY FineReader and select Modify and then Repair.
  6. Wait until the installation is completed.
  7. Launch FineReader and check if the issue persists.

If CCleaner software is not installed, please follow the steps below:

  1. Disable antivirus software installed on your computer.
  2. Go to Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features.
  3. Right-click onto ABBYY FineReader and select Modify and then Repair.
  4. Wait until the installation is completed.
  5. Enable antivirus software.

If the issue persists after the steps above, please contact Support Team.

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