Google Chrome is a nifty browser. I agree that its no Firefox, but you have to give it credit for the super fast loading time and the awesome address bar. Not to forget the cool front page and the perverty Incognito mode ;).
However, many people aren’t able to use Google Chrome on their work computers. They get the following errors when they start the browser:
The above error (0xc0000142 or 0xc0000005) is usually due to the anti virus software that might be installed on your system. Specifically Symantec products. However, this does NOT mean that Google Chrome is a virus or carries virus in any way.
There are 2 workarounds to fix these issues:
How to apply the workaround:
Now open Google Chrome using the modified shortcut. You won’t see 0xc0000142 or 0xc0000005 error anymore.
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