The installation of a new version of the operating system is blocked because of this error code 0x80070570. In general, this is an irregular error that Windows 10 users typically face. The root cause of this error code 0x80070570 is that Windows is unable to locate a particular file that prevents you from installing a particular file. other version of the system, or maybe because of corrupted files.
An appearance of error code 0x80070570 is usually triggered by a missing or corrupted file. A damaged or malfunctioned drive may also cause the message 0x80070570 to appear, as this may prevent your Windows computer from correctly reading the required files.
When installing or upgrading a Windows operating system, this is usually a corrupted installation file that may have been created as a result of problems on the server side of the download or on an unstable or weak Internet connection on your side.
Method 1: Preventive solution
The error may be due to reasons such as a corrupted ISO file, a defective CD / DVD drive (for example, a write process is in progress), a corrupted USB key, an overlocked system, and so on. So you can try a new USB drive with the latest ISO file. If you prefer to use a CD, install Windows with a CD burned with a copy of Windows and MS products and a legitimate license key. It is suggested to burn data to CDs at a rather slow speed, because the faster the writing speed, the more likely it is that errors will occur during the process.
In addition, the disk you select to burn data must be of good quality, poor quality or older drives tend to be buggy. A damaged disk can cause many problems, including preventing normal read or write operations. If the operating system's ISO is burnt to a disk with a quality problem, such as scratches, not only error 0x80070570, but also other Windows errors will not be avoided.
Method 2: Retry Windows installation
If the CD or USB drive used to install the system is no problem, you can restart the installation. It will be better to use the latest ISO and update the BIOS with the latest version. Before you begin the process, please move all unnecessary hardware from the computer, such as network cards, printer, microphone, external disk drives, and so on. to avoid errors caused by material conflicts and incompatibilities.
Click the Install Now button located in the installation wizard to start the installation of Windows. If the problem persists before the process is complete, click Cancel Installation. After the installation wizard attempts to restore the installation, click Install Now again. The computer will run the installation again without restarting.
Method 3: Run chkdsk in Windows RE
To try this method, you must restart the computer and start with the installation disk. The following part is a step-by-step guide:
Step 1 Place the installation disc on the optical drive of the computer and restart the computer. If you are prompted to press some keys to run Windows from the installation, press it.
Step 2 Choose the appropriate language settings. Next, select the "Repair my computer" option if the disk being used is not a system repair disk.
Step 3 Select the installation to repair, then click "Next", after which the menu will display "System Recovery Option".
Step 4 Double-click "System Recovery Option" to open "Command Prompt" where you have to type chkdsk / f / r and press Enter. Wait a few moments until the disk check completes, and select O to restart the computer.
Method 4: Change BIOS settings
In a small number of cases, the error is caused by incorrect settings in the BIOS, which makes it easier to change these settings.
Step 1 Start the computer in the BIOS. When the computer starts on the system, you can see information on the screen that allows you to enter the BIOS by pressing certain keys on the keyboard, such as F2. A different computer may require a different key to enter the BIOS. Please read the information carefully and press the appropriate key.
Step 2 Go to the Drives option and select the SATA option. Change "Auto RAID detect-AHCI" to "Auto RAID detect-ATA" and save the changes.
Step 3 Quit the BIOS and try to install Windows again.
Method 5: Clean registry
The registry is where the settings, options, hardware, software, and file entries are stored, and allows the system to function normally. Thus, if these files are damaged or corrupted, the system registry will not work properly. In addition, the registry includes unwanted files or unused software entries that may also prevent the system from functioning properly. Once something is wrong, not only 0x80070570 occurs, but other errors will also appear.
To eliminate the error, you should try to clean the system registry, which is one of the most common solutions recommended by technicians. Registry cleaning can be done manually as well as by some third party tools. There are many programs of this type that can clean the registry easily. Manual cleaning can be a bit complex for those with poor computer skills because it involves many business operations. If you want to try it yourself, be sure to back up the existing registry before making any changes in the Registry Editor.