Fix 'Status_Access_Violation' Error In Chrome And Edge

The STATUS_ACCESS_VIOLATION is a random error encountered by the users while browsing the website on Google Chrome. Even some users also reported the error on the most stable version of the Microsoft Edge browser.

Bạn đang xem: Fix 'status_access_violation' error in chrome and edge

As per the users, during surfing the mạng internet all of a sudden the webpage start crashing unexpectedly and they get the error message on their screen:


The error usually occurs due lớn unspecified program code request access for memory without proper authority.

Generally, this is seen on the website’s advertising or if multiple extensions are installed on the browsers & start conflicting with some web pages.

If you are also troubled with the error on your Chrome or Edge browser then try refreshing the page couple of times as this will fix the error temporarily.

Moreover, try khổng lồ update Chrome or Edge (as discussed below) và fix the error code: status_access_violation.

Repair Corrupt Files

Download and run Restoro to scan and restore corrupt và missing files from here. Once done, proceed with the solutions below.

Here in this article, we have managed to menu down the potential fixes that worked for many affected users khổng lồ solve the error code.

1. Download and Install the Latest Browser Updates

Well, the error can be caused due to bugs or some internal glitches. So, if you are not running an updated version then try khổng lồ update your browsers.

To update Chrome:

You need to download the latest version of the Chrome setup.And double click to lớn Install > wait to complete the installation process.

Instead, you can kiểm tra for updates from Chrome by typing chrome://settings in the address bar after that click on About Chrome, wait till it checks for updates và downloads it.

Check for updates

To Update Edge:

In the đứng top right corner,> click on the three dots or Options buttonClick on Help và feedback > and About Microsoft EdgeIf any update is available this start downloading the update automaticallyAnd once the update process is finished > restart the browser.

After updating both browsers kiểm tra for an Aw snap error message that appears while browsing or not.

2. Run a Stable Version of your Browsers

If you are running an unstable version of Chrome or Edge browser then switch khổng lồ the stable one. The Chrome users should check if they are using the Canary version & consider switching khổng lồ the latest stable version.

Follow the given instruction for chrome:

Press Windows + R keys & in the Run box now type appwiz.cpl and hit OKAnd in the Control Panel choose Chrome Canary then click Uninstall
Uninstall Chrome browserWait till the unstable version of Chrome is uninstalled

Now install the latest version of Chrome and kiểm tra if the Aw, Snap! error on chrome is resolved.

Moreover, if you are using Microsoft Edge, uninstall the Edge from Control Panel and install the latest stable version from the official website.

3. Disable Installed Extensions

The browser extensions have various rights & can access the browser’s special functions. So, try disabling the entire extensions on both the browsers and check if this works for you to lớn fix the error.

For Chrome Browser

On Chrome at the vị trí cao nhất right corner click on the three dots, click on More Tools and click on Extensions
Now in the page opened, you will see the entire extensions enabled > uncheck the enabled extensions to lớn disable them or simply click the trash icon to lớn delete them.
Disable chrome extensions

For Edge Browser 

Launch Edge và at the đứng đầu right corner of the browsers click on Extensions
Disable Edge ExtensionsAnd choose the toggle icon next to lớn the extensions to lớn disable it.

Once the extensions are disabled kiểm tra if the error is resolved, but if not then it is clear the error is not related to the extensions, so you can enable them.

And head to lớn the next solution.

4. Modify the .exe filename

Try changing the .exe filename of the browsers as this worked for many users lớn solve the error.

Xem thêm:

For Chrome browser users:

If you are running a Chrome browser then follow the steps given to vày so:

Press Windows Key + E to mở cửa File ExplorerNow in the location bar paste the given command c:Program Files (x86)GoogleChromeApplicationThen right-click on Chrome.exe and select Rename and change it Chrom.exe or any other you like.
Change .exe nameAnd restart Chrome to lớn see if the error is resolved.

For Edge browser users

Follow the steps given khổng lồ change the .exe filename on Edge

Press Windows Key + E to mở cửa File ExplorerIn the location bar paste c:Program Files (x86)MicrosoftEdgeApplicationNow on msedge.exe right-click và choose Rename you can change it to Medge.exe or anyone you like.
Change edge.exe filenameRestart the Edge phầm mềm and check if the error is fixed.

5. Create New User Profile

You can also try creating a new user profile to lớn fix the error on Chrome or Edge.

For Chrome:

Click on the current profile from the vị trí cao nhất right corner window now tap on “+” > và label or name it click on Done.

Add new profile in chrome

For Edge:

Click on the current profile > then on the above right corner window click Add Profile and click on địa chỉ cửa hàng for creating a new profile, after that name or label it.

Add the new profile of Edge

6. Reset the Setting lớn Default

If none of the above-listed fixes works for you to lớn troubleshoot the error then here it is suggested to try resetting the Browser Setting lớn default.

Follow the steps given as per your browser:

For Google Chrome: 

Launch Chrome và in the address bar type chrome://settings tap on the Enter key.
Open Chrome SettingsNow scroll down and click on the Advanced settings optionIn the end, you will see the option Restore settings khổng lồ their original defaults.
Restore Chrome mặc định settingsThen click to lớn restore for opening the Reset settingsLastly, click the Reset settings button.
Reset Chrome settings

And this will reset the profile lớn the fresh install state.

For Microsoft Edge 

On Windows 10 you will get the option to reset Edge through Settings and to bởi so follow the steps given.

At the right, corner clicks on the Edge’s menu button the three horizontal dots. Và from the drop-down thực đơn click on Settings.
Click on Settings in EdgeNow on the left side click on the Reset settings optionIn the window click on the option Restore settings to lớn their default values.Now in the confirmation dialog box appeared with the details of the restored components to lớn their default state > click on the Reset button for completing the restoration process.
Restore settings to their default values in EdgeIt is estimated now the error is resolved on both browsers.

Bonus Tip: Install Adblock

This is a bonus tip that you can give a try if none of the above-listed solutions works for you khổng lồ fix the error code STATUS_ACCESS_VIOLATION Chrome or Edge.

Here it is suggested to install the Adblock extension on your browser, as this blocks the developer website advertisement that might include poor codes & causing the error.

Install Adblock extension in your browser

That’s it, hope one of our solutions managed lớn fix the error.