One thing that Windows users fear the most is the infamous BSoD, also known as Blue Screen of Death. Speaking of which, it seems that some users are getting UNEXPECTED_STORE_EXCEPTION BSoD on Windows 10, and today we’re going to help you fix this issue.
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Quick solution to fix error ‘UNEXPECTED_STORE_EXCEPTION’ in Windows 10

  • Step 1: Download this PC Scan & Repair tool
  • Step 2: Click “Start Scan” to find Windows issues that could be causing error ‘UNEXPECTED_STORE_EXCEPTION’ in Windows 10
  • Step 3: Click “Start Repair” to fix all issues.

BSoD is usually caused by faulty hardware or driver issues, and UNEXPECTED_STORE_EXCEPTION BSoD error isn’t caused by faulty hardware, so it might be good for you to check for latest Windows 10 updates via Windows Update. This is as far as we know a software issue, but you can do few things to fix this.

Solution 1 – Update your Windows 10

Most software and driver issues can be fixed with Windows Update. If Microsoft is aware of the problem, this issue will be patched in one of the future patches. Therefore, it’s in your best interest to regularly keep an eye for new Windows Updates. If your Windows is up to date, and the issue still persists, try the next solution.

Solution 2 – Reinstall antivirus software

According to reports, UNEXPECTED_STORE_EXCEPTION BSoD on Windows 10 can be caused by antivirus software, and so far some McAfee antivirus users have confirmed this. The current workaround is to uninstall your antivirus software and reinstall it.

Also, downloading the latest version of antivirus software can help as well, because the issue might be resolved in the newest version. As far as we know, it has been confirmed that McAfee antivirus is causing this issue, but if you’re using any other antivirus software and getting this error, it won’t hurt to uninstall your antivirus software and install it again to fix this problem.

Blue Screen of Death is one of the most annoying errors that you can get on any version of Windows, and like we said, in most cases it’s caused by hardware issue, drivers or sometimes by a software, just like with UNEXPECTED_STORE_EXCEPTION error. And if software-related solutions don’t get the job done, you’ll probably have to change some part of your computer hardware.

I hope these solutions helped you with UNEXPECTED_STORE_EXCEPTION problem. If you have any comments, or suggestions, please write them down in the comments section, below.  Also, If you have any other Windows 10-related issues you can check for the solution in our Windows 10 Fix section.

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  • This article was surprisingly disappointing, wow.

  • Americal1970

    “Solution 1 – Update your Windows 10” HOW do I update my Windows 10? No update option presents itself, intuitively.

    • Open the settings app, so to Update & security, and then check for updates

  • Francisco Madrid

    I read the whole article, but problem is computer won’t even start now.

  • redone

    there’s a lot update files on windows 10 waiting for download and it took so much time to complete even one file 🙁

  • uday

    even my pc is update every week ….but sometimes by hardware dont” work i mean the error is hardware is not found