Runtime error 217 is caused mainly in windows systems. It appears while you try to open an application or a software program. It may arise mainly due to virus infections, presence of malware or missing of dll files etc. in your system. Runtime error 217 stops you from accessing certain programs and in some cases it may slow down the working of your computer.
And it appears something like this in a windows 10 system!! (It looks similar in all other windows systems too)
Some specific suggestions for not running into these kind of errors is to avoid installation of applications downloaded from random online websites. Because they contain malwares which may affect the system performance in many ways. If the dll files are missing then try to download the respective dll files. Then try running the application/program. As soon as you find the runtime error 217 auto data you must fix it right away else it may become a major problem to your system and its performance.
There are multiple causes for the error to occur, and the below listed can be one of those.
Step 1: Open the run window and type “msconfig” if it is a windows 8 and below version operating system, else click on start and search for the same (windows 8.1 or 10). As shown in figure 1.2 and figure 1.3.
Step 2: Click on the service button in the “system configuration” window, check “hide all the Microsoft services” check box and then click on the “disable all” button as shown in figure 1.4. This will disable all other processes running which are responsible for the error hence brings back the previous performance of your system.
Step 3: Press ctrl+alt+delete to open the task manager. Disable the tasks which are listed under “startup” one by one.
Step 4: Then reboot the system .
Conclusion: Runtime error 217 00580d29 autodata are common issues. They’re not a threat unless they have some bad causes like malware etc. So, if you encounter the runtime error in future run proper diagnosis and try to find a solution to the problem as discussed in the above steps. For further queries leave a comment below!!