[Solved] The Driver WudfRd failed to load–Kernel-PnP 219


Did you receive the error Driver WudfRd failed to load shown as below:


As you see the level of this error is up to Warning, you should resolve it once it takes place on you PC. No worry if you have no idea on it. Take your time reading along this post, we’ve got the answer for you.


Event 219: Driver WudfRd failed to load is due to a misbehaved device driver on your computer. Update the driver can help you fix the problem. Proceed to follow the steps below.

1. Find out the misbehaved driver manually and update it via Device Manager

2. Solve driver problem via Driver Easy automatically (Recommended)

Method 1. Find out the misbehaved driver manually and update it via Device Manager

Using this method, you should find out the misbehaved driver firstly.

On your keyboard, press Windows key + R key together to open a Run box.
Then type devmgmt.msc in the box and hit Enter to open Device Manager.


On the pop-up Device Manager window, expand each dialog to find which driver is with a yellow mark. The driver with the yellow mark means it is misbehaving.

Note:No surprised on not only one with yellow mark. Update them one by one by the steps below.


After you find out which driver is to blame for the error, proceed to follow steps below to update it:

Right-click on the driver with yellow mark and choose Update driver or something similar.

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Click Search automatically for updated driver software.


Then Windows will detect the update for your device driver automatically.

Pay attention: If you receive the message shown as below, you had better update the driver by other methods. That’s because Microsoft cannot always find the update due to some reasons.


Checking drivers one by one in Device Manager is really time-consuming and annoying. If you want to solve the problem quickly and easily, use Method 2 then.

Method 2. Solve driver problem via Driver Easy automatically (Recommended)

Instead of wasting time finding out the misbehaving driver manually, Driver Easy, as a super helpful driver tool, can help you solve the driver problem automatically very quickly! With its help, you can say good bye to driver headaches and delays forever!

1) Download Driver Easy to install and run it on your PC.

2) With Scan Now, it can scan out all of your outdated, missing and corrupted drivers and find the correct ones for you in less than 1 min! 


3) After scanning, you have 2 options.

Option 1. Install the correct drivers Driver Easy found for you one by one with  Free Version.

Option 2. Install all the correct drivers automatically in just one-go with Pro version. If you don’t like it, tell us within 30 days, and we’ll give you your money back. All of it. Immediately. No questions asked.


Note: After updating your drivers, restart your computer to make the new driver take effect and check if the error still takes place.

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