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What is Norton Error 3039, 65559?

Want to know about Norton Error 3039? Look at the below symptoms of Norton AntiVirus error 3039, 65559:

  • When “Error 3039, 65559” appears, it crashes the active program window.
  • Your PC frequently crashes with Error 3039, 65559 when running the same program more than once.
  • Your system display “Norton AntiVirus Error 3039, 65559”.
  • Windows slows down its run and response time.
  • Your computer keeps freezing periodically for a few seconds.

These 3039, 65559 error occurs during program installation, while a Symantec-related software program (eg. Norton AntiVirus) is running, while is Windows starting or shutting down, or even during the installation of the Windows operating system. Keeping a close track of when and where the Norton error 3039, 65559 occurs is very important for troubleshooting problems.

Causes of Norton Error 3039, 65559

 Some probable cases of why the error 3039 65559 occurs are given below:

  • Corrupt downloading or incomplete installation of Norton AntiVirus software.
  • Corruption in Windows registry from a recent Norton AntiVirus-related software change (install or uninstall).
  • Virus or malware infection that has corrupted Windows system files or Norton AntiVirus-related program files.
  • Some other program which has maliciously or mistakenly deleted Norton AntiVirus-related files.

Runtime Errors such as “Norton Error 3039, 65559” can be caused by a number of factors, so it is necessary that troubleshooting can be done of every possible cause to prevent it from recurring.


Now we will explain step by step process of how to remove or stop the Error 3039, 65559 from recurring:

9 Easy Steps to Fix Norton Error 3039, 65559

Find the solutions for troubleshooting Norton error 3039, 65559

Step 1: Repair Registry Entries associated with the error

We do not suggest or on the other hand strongly recommend not to manually edit the Windows registry to remove the error 3039 65559 until and unless you are a professional. As in doing so, there is a high risk that your system will crash or shut down permanently and nothing will help it to reboot again.


Owing to this big a risk, we recommend using a trusted registry cleaner such as Win Thruster or any other repair software to scan and repair any Norton Error 3039, 65559-related registry problems. Using a Registry Cleaner will automate the process of finding invalid registry entries, missing file references (like the one causing your 3039, 65559 error), and broken links within the registry. A backup is automatically created before each scan, with the ability to undo any changes in a single click, protecting you against any possibility of PC damage. The best part is that repairing registry errors will automatically improve the performance of your system.

Step 2: Conduct a Full Malware Scam

Conducting a full malware scan can sometimes is the best solution to remove the Norton error 3039, 65559 as sometimes the error could be related to malicious viruses in your system and can be easily removed by running the scan. Sometimes the error is part of the malicious program itself and can cause harm to your system.

Step 3: Clean your Temp or junk files

Sometimes cleaning your temp or junk files also can help you with the removal of the Norton Error 3039, 65559. Junk files can easily be romped by typing in temp on the windows search box and you can easily delete all the temp files in the temp folder. It will not only help you to remove the error but will also help improve your system performance.

Step 4: Update Drivers

3039, 65559 errors can also be related to corrupt or outdated device drivers. You have to constantly update your device drivers for stop such errors from occurring and it will also help you to increase your system performance. Drivers can behave funny if not updated, it can work one day, and suddenly stop working the next day, for a variety of reasons. Finding the exact driver for your Norton Error 3039, 65559-related hardware device is an extremely difficult process, even directly on the Symantec or related manufacturer’s website. We would not recommend you doing it manually even if you are an expert as the prices us extremely time taking and complex and any small error can permanently stop your system from working completely. We highly recommend using a  Driver Update Tool such as Driver Doc. DriverDoc will update all of your PC device drivers, not just the ones associated with your Norton AntiVirus 3039, 65559 error. Driver Doc not only update device drivers but also maintain a backup of your drivers so that you can fall back to your previous version anytime you want.

Step 5: Use Windows Restore

Windows restore will help you restore the previous version or screen and help you fix the Norton error 3039, 65559 if it is because of the recent change and you can redo or rectify your mistake before proceeding. This will also help save you from the time taken in troubleshooting.

Step 6: Uninstall or Reinstall Programs

Sometimes uninstalling and reinstalling Norton Antivirus Program with the error can do the rounds and help you with the said error.

Step 7: Run Windows System File Checker

Windows System File Checker is a tool which comes along with Windows that allows you to scan and restore any corruptions that might have arisen due to a corrupt file. It can thus help you with the said error.

Step 8: Install all available Windows Update

Windows keep coming up with updates and it will be helpful in a lot of things if you keep installing all the available updates as the updates comes up with bug fixes and can also help you with the error 3039, 65559.

Step 9: Perform a clean installation of Windows

This is the ultimate and final option in resolving error 3039, 6559. Reinstalling windows will erase everything and you can start your system from afresh. A good install can help you remove all the junk and temp files and can help you out with the Norton error 3039, 6559.


John M Norton