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Keylogger, unable to locate it.

Q: Keylogger, unable to locate it.

Hi, i've realised that i have a keylogger on my system.
There's nothing different with my os in any way, but i know it's there somewhere.

Ad-Aware, Kaspersky, AVG and Anti-Keylogger are all unable to locate the keylogger.

Here's a HijackThis log:

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 10:35:37 AM, on 4/20/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\ehome\ehtray.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\RTHDCPL.EXE
C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware 2007\aawservice.exe
C:\Acer\Empowering Technology\ePerformance\MemCheck.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\RUNDLL32.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\SysMonitor.exe
C:\Acer\Empowering Technology\eDataSecurity\eDSloader.exe
C:\Program Files\D-Link\Air Utility\AirCFG.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\PIF\{B8E1DD85-8582-4c61-B58F-2F227FCA9A08}\PIFSvc.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgcc.exe
C:\Program Files\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Internet Security 7.0\avp.exe
C:\Acer\Empowering Technology\Acer.Empowering.Framework.Launcher.exe
C:\Program Files\Acer WLAN 11g USB Dongle\ZDWlan.exe
C:\Program Files\Symantec\LiveUpdate\ALUSchedulerSvc.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgamsvr.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgupsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Internet Security 7.0\avp.exe
C:\WINDOWS\eHome\ehRecvr.exe
C:\WINDOWS\eHome\ehSched.exe
c:\Program Files\Common Files\LightScribe\LSSrvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\PIF\{B8E1DD85-8582-4c61-B58F-2F227FCA9A08}\PIFSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\NetLimiter 2 Monitor\nlsvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\nvsvc32.exe
C:\Program Files\WZCBDL Service\WZCBDLS.exe
C:\Program Files\NetLimiter 2 Monitor\NLClient.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\dllhost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\eHome\ehmsas.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\?garen\Desktop\HiJackThis.exe

R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=69157
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://sv.intl.acer.yahoo.com
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://sv.intl.acer.yahoo.com
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Connection Wizard,ShellNext = http://sv.intl.acer.yahoo.com/
R3 - URLSearchHook: Yahoo! Toolbar - {EF99BD32-C1FB-11D2-892F-0090271D4F88} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: SSVHelper Class - {761497BB-D6F0-462C-B6EB-D4DAF1D92D43} - C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_09\bin\ssv.dll
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {7E853D72-626A-48EC-A868-BA8D5E23E045} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: Windows Live inloggningshj?lpen - {9030D464-4C02-4ABF-8ECC-5164760863C6} - C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Windows Live\WindowsLiveLogin.dll
O3 - Toolbar: Acer eDataSecurity Management - {5CBE3B7C-1E47-477e-A7DD-396DB0476E29} - C:\WINDOWS\system32\eDStoolbar.dll
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [ehTray] C:\WINDOWS\ehome\ehtray.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [LaunchApp] Alaunch
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [NvCplDaemon] RUNDLL32.EXE C:\WINDOWS\system32\NvCpl.dll,NvStartup
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [nwiz] nwiz.exe /install
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [RTHDCPL] RTHDCPL.EXE
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [SkyTel] SkyTel.EXE
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Alcmtr] ALCMTR.EXE
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [ntiMUI] c:\Program Files\NewTech Infosystems\NTI CD & DVD-Maker 7\ntiMUI.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [IMJPMIG8.1] "C:\WINDOWS\IME\imjp8_1\IMJPMIG.EXE" /Spoil /RemAdvDef /Migration32
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [IMEKRMIG6.1] C:\WINDOWS\ime\imkr6_1\IMEKRMIG.EXE
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [MSPY2002] C:\WINDOWS\system32\IME\PINTLGNT\ImScInst.exe /SYNC
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [PHIME2002ASync] C:\WINDOWS\system32\IME\TINTLGNT\TINTSETP.EXE /SYNC
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [PHIME2002A] C:\WINDOWS\system32\IME\TINTLGNT\TINTSETP.EXE /IMEName
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [NvMediaCenter] RUNDLL32.EXE C:\WINDOWS\system32\NvMcTray.dll,NvTaskbarInit
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Acer Empowering Technology Monitor] C:\WINDOWS\system32\SysMonitor.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [eDataSecurity Loader] C:\Acer\Empowering Technology\eDataSecurity\eDSloader.exe 1
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [D-Link Air Utility] C:\Program Files\D-Link\Air Utility\AirCFG.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [NeroFilterCheck] C:\WINDOWS\system32\NeroCheck.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Symantec PIF AlertEng] "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\PIF\{B8E1DD85-8582-4c61-B58F-2F227FCA9A08}\PIFSvc.exe" /a /m "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\PIF\{B8E1DD85-8582-4c61-B58F-2F227FCA9A08}\AlertEng.dll"
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [AVG7_CC] C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgcc.exe /STARTUP
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [QuickTime Task] "C:\Program Files\QuickTime\qttask.exe" -atboottime
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [AVP] "C:\Program Files\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Internet Security 7.0\avp.exe"
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [WinampAgent] "C:\Program Files\Winamp\winampa.exe"
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [OM2_Monitor] "C:\Program Files\OLYMPUS\OLYMPUS Master 2\FirstStart.exe" /OM
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [Octoshape Streaming Services] "C:\Program Files\Octoshape Streaming Services\Ägaren\OctoshapeClient.exe" -inv:bootrun
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [nHancer] "C:\Program Files\nHancer\nHancer.exe" /tray
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [OM2_Monitor] "C:\Program Files\OLYMPUS\OLYMPUS Master 2\MMonitor.exe" -NoStart
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [Uniblue RegistryBooster 2] C:\Program Files\Uniblue\RegistryBooster 2\RegistryBooster.exe /S
O4 - HKUS\S-1-5-19\..\Run: [AVG7_Run] C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgw.exe /RUNONCE (User 'LOKAL TJ?NST')
O4 - HKUS\S-1-5-20\..\Run: [AVG7_Run] C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgw.exe /RUNONCE (User 'NETWORK SERVICE')
O4 - HKUS\S-1-5-18\..\Run: [CTFMON.EXE] C:\WINDOWS\system32\CTFMON.EXE (User 'SYSTEM')
O4 - HKUS\.DEFAULT\..\Run: [CTFMON.EXE] C:\WINDOWS\system32\CTFMON.EXE (User 'Default user')
O4 - Global Startup: Acer Empowering Technology.lnk = ?
O4 - Global Startup: Acer WLAN 11g USB Dongle.lnk = C:\Program Files\Acer WLAN 11g USB Dongle\ZDWlan.exe
O4 - Global Startup: Adobe Reader Speed Launch.lnk = C:\Program Files\Adobe\Acrobat 7.0\Reader\reader_sl.exe
O4 - Global Startup: Microsoft Office.lnk = C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office10\OSA.EXE
O8 - Extra context menu item: E&xportera till Microsoft Excel - res://C:\PROGRA~1\MICROS~3\Office10\EXCEL.EXE/3000
O9 - Extra button: (no name) - {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501} - C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_09\bin\ssv.dll
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Sun Java-konsol - {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501} - C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_09\bin\ssv.dll
O9 - Extra button: Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Windows Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe
O16 - DPF: {6E32070A-766D-4EE6-879C-DC1FA91D2FC3} (MUWebControl Class) - http://update.microsoft.com/microsof...?1165597912328
O23 - Service: Ad-Aware 2007 Service (aawservice) - Lavasoft AB - C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware 2007\aawservice.exe
O23 - Service: Memory Check Service (AcerMemUsageCheckService) - Acer Inc. - C:\Acer\Empowering Technology\ePerformance\MemCheck.exe
O23 - Service: Automatisk LiveUpdate-schemal?ggare - Symantec Corporation - C:\Program Files\Symantec\LiveUpdate\ALUSchedulerSvc.exe
O23 - Service: AVG7 Alert Manager Server (Avg7Alrt) - GRISOFT, s.r.o. - C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgamsvr.exe
O23 - Service: AVG7 Update Service (Avg7UpdSvc) - GRISOFT, s.r.o. - C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgupsvc.exe
O23 - Service: Kaspersky Internet Security 7.0 (AVP) - Kaspersky Lab - C:\Program Files\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Internet Security 7.0\avp.exe
O23 - Service: InstallDriver Table Manager (IDriverT) - Macrovision Corporation - C:\Program Files\Common Files\InstallShield\Driver\1150\Intel 32\IDriverT.exe
O23 - Service: LightScribeService Direct Disc Labeling Service (LightScribeService) - Hewlett-Packard Company - c:\Program Files\Common Files\LightScribe\LSSrvc.exe
O23 - Service: LiveUpdate - Symantec Corporation - C:\PROGRA~1\Symantec\LIVEUP~1\LUCOMS~1.EXE
O23 - Service: LiveUpdate Notice Service - Symantec Corporation - C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\PIF\{B8E1DD85-8582-4c61-B58F-2F227FCA9A08}\PIFSvc.exe
O23 - Service: NetLimiter (nlsvc) - Locktime Software - C:\Program Files\NetLimiter 2 Monitor\nlsvc.exe
O23 - Service: NVIDIA Display Driver Service (NVSvc) - NVIDIA Corporation - C:\WINDOWS\system32\nvsvc32.exe
O23 - Service: Remote Packet Capture Protocol v.0 (experimental) (rpcapd) - CACE Technologies - C:\Program Files\WinPcap\rpcapd.exe
O23 - Service: WZCBDL Service (WZCBDLService) - D-Link - C:\Program Files\WZCBDL Service\WZCBDLS.exe

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End of file - 8816 bytes


I hope that i can get some help from someone a little bit more experienced than myself.

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I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

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System Information
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Time of this report: 6/1/2011, 17:22:46
Machine name: DEEFAULT
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System Manufacturer: Gateway
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DxDiag Notes
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http://www.helpwithwindows.com/WindowsXP/Slipstreaming_Windows_XP_Service_Pack_3.html

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A:Unable to locate virus

Logfile of HijackThis v1.98.2
Scan saved at 8:55:34 PM, on 11/18/2004
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG6\avgserv.exe
C:\Program Files\Executive Software\DiskeeperWorkstation\DKService.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\nvsvc32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Logitech\iTouch\iTouch.exe
C:\Program Files\Grisoft\AVG6\avgcc32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\RUNDLL32.EXE
C:\Program Files\HP\HP Software Update\HPWuSchd.exe
C:\Program Files\HP\hpcoretech\hpcmpmgr.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Mixer.exe
C:\Program Files\D-Link\Air Utility\AirCFG.exe
C:\Program Files\Alpha Networks\ANIWZCS Service\WZCSLDR.exe
C:\Program Files\Viewpoint\Viewpoint Manager\ViewMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\ATI Multimedia\main\ATIDtct.EXE
C:\Program Files\HP\Digital Imaging\bin\hpqtra08.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\HPZipm12.exe
C:\Program Files\AIM\aim.exe
C:\Program Files\ATI Multimedia\main\ATIMMC.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\DllHost.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\DllHost.exe
C:\Program Files\HP\hpcoretech\comp\hpdarc.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Brian Tran\Desktop\HijackThis.exe

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Had a power crash, since then can't boot to HD. Can boot to floppy or cd drive. Installed a controller card, didn't fix, put in new HD = no effect, new cable = no effect. Any other ideas?
Thanks in advance
 

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My wife uses a Dell Inspiron 1100, running Windows XP. I had installed AVG anti-virus, but somehow it was deleted. When I tried to re-install it I could not. I cannot install or remove any programs. An error box appears upon starting computer which states McciTray app.exe - Unable to locate component. It stated this application failed because urlmon.dll was not found. Re-installing this application may fix this problem. How can I locate the application. What I would really like to is remove all programs and start from scratch using re-installation CD. What do you recommend. Thanks in advance for your help.
 

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I am getting this error
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mmc.exe - Unable to Locate component
This application has failed to start because apphelp.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.
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whenever i try to open any thing in Administrative tools. Whats causing this problem?
 

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Hi Everyone,

I am currently using Windows XP on my home computer. Today when I logged on, I immediately began receiving an extremely large amount of error notifications such as;

Winlogon.exe-Unable to locate component
This Application has failed to start because msmrvvmcigu.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.

rundll.exe-Unable to locate component
This Application has failed to start because msmrvvmcigu.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.

firefox.exe-Unable to locate component
This Application has failed to start because msmrvvmcigu.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.

These are just to name a few.

It didn't matter what application or file I tried opening, I kept receiving the same error message. I wasn't sure if this was a virus so i scanned my computer with AVG anti virus, it found a few tracking cookies as well as a few adware.

I also used registry mechanic, it found over 2000 problems, in which i then chose the fix it option and it then notified me that all problems were fixed.

Unfortunately, It was not fixed because i keep getting the same error notifications over and over. I've scanned my computer several times today with registry mechanic and every single time, it still finds more problems..not 2000..but roughly around 20 problems.

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A:Unable To Locate Component Notification

Bleeping Computer DOES NOT recommend the use of registry cleaners/optimizers for several reasons:? Registry cleaners are extremely powerful applications that can damage the registry by using aggressive cleaning routines and cause your computer to become unbootable.The Windows registry is a central repository (database) for storing configuration data, user settings and machine-dependent settings, and options for the operating system. It contains information and settings for all hardware, software, users, and preferences. Whenever a user makes changes to settings, file associations, system policies, or installed software, the changes are reflected and stored in this repository. The registry is a crucial component because it is where Windows "remembers" all this information, how it works together, how Windows boots the system and what files it uses when it does. The registry is also a vulnerable subsystem, in that relatively small changes done incorrectly can render the system inoperable. ? Not all registry cleaners are created equal. There are a number of them available but they do not all work entirely the same way. Each vendor uses different criteria as to what constitutes a "bad entry". One cleaner may find entries on your system that will not cause problems when removed, another may not find the same entries, and still another may want to remove entries required for a program to work.? Not all registry cleaners create a backup of the registry before making changes. If the ... Read more

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X this application has failed to start because sdinfo.sdp was not found. I deleted spyware protection but this just won't go away and computer now performing like a turtle:

A:pctsTray.exe - unable to locate component.

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Originally Posted by wotten


I deleted spyware protection ....




How did you "delete" this software? Did you uninstall it or simply kill the file(s)? Your problem appears to be related to "Spyware Doctor". As you have somehow removed the files for this program just reinstall it. If you want it then keep it but otherwise uninstall it again (using Add/Remove Programs in Control Panel). This should solve the problem.

BTW - this same question was asked and answered in these forums here.

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Hello,

I have a PC running XP. Every time the computer starts up, I get the following error message " Sistray.exe - Unable to loacate component - This application has failed to start because SiSApCom.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem. "

The PC did have a trojan and many viruses. I cleaned the machine and removed the trojan and viruses. I've also run registry cleaners to no avail..
Any one have any ideas on how I can fix this?
 

A:sistray.exe - unable to locate component

Try a sfc /scannow or perhaps a XP Repair Install.
 

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When I shutdown my computer and restart, I get this message: "This application has failed to start because PPwebcph.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem." I have no idea what that means. Can you help?
 

A:PPWebcap.exe Unable to locate component

I think this relates to your scanner. If you&#8217;ve removed it, it may have left some remnants behind. Reinstall it. If you don&#8217;t want it, uninstall it again through add / remove programs.
 

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I hope the following is enough info. If not, just let me know and I'll get whatever else is needed:
Windows Vista Home, SP2
HP, AMD Phenom 9550 Quad-Core
Memory, 6GB
System Type, 64-bit
Monitor, Samsung 2033SW
NVIDIA GeForce 8400 GS
Running in Mozilla

So, a couple of weeks ago I was having troubles w/my graphics card and I replaced it with the above-referenced. Everything was fine until today, I was reviewing some pictures and the system shut down. When it rebooted, it (windows) said that I needed to download a new driver for the NVIDIA. I went to their site and downloaded the correct driver, however, I couldn't FIND it to run it. Instead I went to "Device Manager" and downloaded it from there. After reviewing the properties, somehow it downloaded 32 bit pieces instead of 64. I don't know if that is a problem, but wanted to throw it out there.

So then I noticed that my Samsung Monitor was not displayed as the "Display" (instead, it read "Generic PnP Monitor"). I went to their website and downloaded the driver for that too, but I can't FIND it either.

Since I am using Mozilla, all of my downloads go to my "Downloads" folder, but these two items are not there (no matter how many times I search, or re-download).

Off the topic a bit, I think I should get yet another graphics card b/c my computer is a bit grainy. Any suggestions?

Oh yea! I can't even play Spider Solitaire now! Help help help.

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A:Unable to locate binary/exe files

I dont use FF but when you go to download something does it give you a chance to save it somewhere else?
Generally when I download drivers and such I save them to the desktop so that I dont have to look for them.

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Everytime I open up something on my windows, this error pops up:

whatever i open up.exe - Unable To Locate Component; This application has failed to start because netihisjnys.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.

It pops up on everything. I click on the clock to see the calender but that window doesnt come up. Everything else I tried to open up so far, it did. Please help!


Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 3:57:21 PM, on 1/6/2010
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)
Boot mode: Normal
Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\AAWService.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\ehome\ehtray.exe
C:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI.ACE\cli.exe
C:\WINDOWS\stsystra.exe
C:\Program Files\Verizon\McciTrayApp.exe
C:\Program Files\Verizon\VSP\VerizonServicepoint.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG8\avgtray.exe
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12\GrooveMonitor.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\AOL\1252014936\ee\AOLSoftware.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\jusched.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\MYWEBS~1\bar\1.bin\m3SrchMn.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\MYWEBS~1\bar\1.bin\mwsoemon.exe
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A:whatever i open up.exe - Unable To Locate Component

Can anybody help me please
 

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My wife's laptop was almost at a crawl, and on startup kept coming up with the error message as in the topic title.After following the advice of Broni as per Forum link wwww.bleepingcomputer.com./forums/topic429565 I was referred to the advice guide "Preparation Guide for use before using malware tools and requesting help", and asked to post the resulting scans here. After implementing Broni's guidance, the laptop was even slower but the startup message was removed. So the results are now posted and i await your verdict and advice.Many thanks.DDS.txt report is below.DDS (Ver_2011-08-26.01) - NTFSx86 Internet Explorer: 9.0.8112.16421 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_29Run by Amy at 20:14:35 on 2011-12-13Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 6.1.7601.1.1252.44.1033.18.3033.1687 [GMT 0:00].AV: AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition 2011 *Enabled/Updated* {5A2746B1-DEE9-F85A-FBCD-ADB11639C5F0}SP: AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition 2011 *Enabled/Updated* {E146A755-F8D3-F7D4-C17D-96C36DBE8F4D}SP: Windows Defender *Disabled/Updated* {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}.============== Running Processes ===============.C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG10\avgchsvx.exeC:\Windows\system32\wininit.exeC:\Windows\system32\lsm.exeC:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunchC:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k RPCSSC:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestrictedC:\Windows\System32\svchost.... Read more

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I can log on to my PC as one user but when I try to switch users I get the following error message:

"CSRSS.EXE unable to locate component. This application has failed to start because basesrv was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem."

I also cannot save files to a shared network location or view any other users files whilst logged on except the person who is logged on.

The only way I can switch users is to restart the pc. I had a reply from the Windows XP Magazine forum which suggested I might have a trojan as there is a trojan process for csrss.exe.

I have posted my HJT log below. If anyone has seen this problem before and knows a solution please let me know.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.98.2
Scan saved at 23:14:24, on 20/09/2006
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MsMpEng.exe
C:\program files\Panda Software\Panda Platinum 2006 Internet Security\pavsrv51.exe
C:\program files\Panda Software\Panda Platinum 2006 Internet Security\AVENGINE.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\program files\Panda Software\Panda Platinum 2006 Internet Security\TPSrv.exe
C:\Program Files\Ahead\InCD\InCDsrv.exe
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A:CSRSS.EXE Unable to locate component

Bump.

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Hey all, apparently on my family laptop a program was recently removed or something, and now I get an error message stating "This application has failed to start because MFC71U.DLL was no found. Re-Installing the application may fix this program.

I've searched to find out what VCUServe is, and apparently it's The Vaio installed camera component in the laptop. How can I go about getting this message to go away? I've heard there's a run command that can locate the origin of this problem and replace it.

If not, will simply finding a download for this VCUServe stop the problem? It's just a tad bit annoying, even though we don't use the camera.

A:Unable to Locate Component VCUServe.exe

Try this update fix for this:

http://www.downloadsource.net/16485/...ndows-2000-XP/

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I am having a devil of a time trying to find a replacement cap for the pointstick on my HP Elitebook 840. The one I have is black, but is so worn out that the nubs are worn off. Can anyone point me to a part number or source of a replacement cap?

A:Unable to Locate Replacement Cap for Pointstick

6 for $15: https://sofpoint.com/store/home.php?cat=5 HP does not assign it a Part Number so you have to buy from 3rd parties such as above.  If this is "the Answer" please click "Accept as Solution" to help others find it. 

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I have a Dell Inspiron E1501, using Windows XP. I am unable to open my AOL 9.5. There is a persistent bar on my screen that states:

AOLacsd.exe - Unable to Locate Component. This application has failed to start because xpat.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.

What do I do to get my AOL back? Thank you!
 

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hello guys

I have installed XP SP3 and all other components as usualy,
but i was bothered by IE8 I was about to remove it and insall IE7, then happened some error and asked to restart, when I robooted my PC, I saw this message:
"Explorer.EXE – Unable to locate component
This application has failed to start because iertutil.dll was not found. Re-install the application may fix the problem."
I clicked OK, then all the icons on the desktop disappeared..!
I inserted differnt CDs, USB flash... always see nothing on the scree.. !
I restarted again and again.. nothing happened, I read some related solutions after serach on google but cannot apply any of them bcoz I cant see any icon on desktop,
so I re-installed the XP, and installed other components.. and in the final restart this message ox appeared with clean desktop again... !!! what should I do? to keep formating again and again..?
will appreciate if any practical solution,
best regards
 

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I believe I accidently uninstalled/delete Soundblaster from computer (Windows ME). Is there any way to re-install? Do not have software, was preloaded.
 

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I'm running Windows XP - Media Center Edition on Intel Pentium 4 CPU 3.2GHz, 1.5G RAM

Earlier, Norton 360 detected and blocked several intrusion attempts, but stated that everything was secure.

Shortly thereafter, EVERY program that attempted to open would generate the following pop-up message, "[program name] UNABLE TO LOCATE COMPONENT - The application has failed to start because msefrms.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem."

I click OK to acknowledge this message, only to have it reappear. After several "OK clicks", however, the program usually opens and functions properly.

I restarted my PC to get into safe mode to run a virus scan, but the message appears upon Windows boot (even on winlogon, services, lsass, etc.). Again, a few clicks of OK gets me past the message and into Windows.

I haven't been able to find ANY reference to msefrms.dll on the web. I was requested to post my HJT log - any help is greatly appreciated!
Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 9:18:55 PM, on 8/4/2009
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSvcHst.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
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A:Unable to Locate Component - msefrms.dll ?

Please do not double-post. Please read the rules, especially the section entitled "Multiple Postings".

http://forums.techguy.org/windows-nt-2000-xp/848924-unable-locate-component-msefrms-dll.html
 

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My family PC has been infected! I use AdAware regularly and this time it found malware with a TAC rating of 6 (out of 10). I've been unable to remove these infections and would greatly appreciate an expert's assistance. Please 'be gentle' - I'm a bit of a newbie with this... The HijackThis log is as follows: Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 08:29, on 2008-10-10Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16705)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\aawservice.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\WINDOWS\System32\hkcmd.exeC:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12\GrooveMonitor.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exeC:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12\ONENOTEM.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\Documents and Settings\Family\Desktop\HijackThis.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\snmp.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exeR0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://sympatico.msn.ca... Read more

A:PC infected - unable to remove/locate... PLEASE HELP!

I should also offer the AdAware logfile:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<?xml-stylesheet type="text/xsl" href="aawlog.xsl"?>
<log>
<header logDate="2008-10-10" logTime="09:23:02" scanCompleted="True">
<userAndComputer computerName="HOME" scanUser="SYSTEM" guiUser="Family"/>
<fileVersion version="7,1,0,12">CEAPI.dll</fileVersion>
<fileVersion version="7,1,0,12">aawservice.exe</fileVersion>
<fileVersion version="7.1.0.10">Ad-Aware.exe</fileVersion>
<progamRelease>Free Edition</progamRelease>
<defFile>C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\core.aawdef</defFile>
</header>
<systemInformation>
<processor noOfProcessors="1"> Intel® Celeron® CPU 2.40GHz</processor>
<memory availablePct="33" totalPhysical="534773760" availablePhysical="174645248" totalPageFileSize="705388544" availablePageFileSize="432844800" totalVirtual="2147352576" availableVirtual="1775968256"/>
<operatingSystem majorVersion="5" minorVersion="1" build="2600">Microsoft Windows XP </operatingSystem>
</systemInformation>
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I have little or no experience with Microsoft Access and I need to be dope-slapped. I had no idea how to create a database so I "played around" with the program.

I tried a couple of times to create a database and saved them both times. I was able to find both files so I developed this false sense of confidence. I selected the option to use the wizard, chose some sample category, the name of which I don't remember, added 3 categories to a blank database, changed the names of all 3 and proceded to type-in about 300 entries. May I add that I don't know how to type so this took quite some time. Periodically I would click file, save, and this is what I did before I finally closed the file. Of course, fool that I am, I have no idea what, if anything, it was saved AS. I recall that I did not choose a primary key, or whatever it's called.

I am using windows xp and am unable to find a list of last files opened. i have no idea what the file is called. I have tried search using many word possibilities to no avail. I opened the Access list of databases and I find nothing familiar. I even tried opening each one but again, I can't bring up anything familiar. Is there any way to find this file or could it be lost forever?

Sign me "inACCESSable."
 

A:unable to locate access file

go to Start, Find, Files or Folders and in the search field, type in *.mdb, then in the Date tab check the Find All Files modified during the previous ??? days where you specifiy how many days ago it was when you worked on this database.

You should find it then.

Make sure you are looking in all local harddrives, as well as any networked drives you may have.
 

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Hello
 
i have a pop  up that has the above heading and says
 
"This application has failed to start because Proxy.dll was not found. Re-installing the application many fix the problem"
 
Can any one help with getting  rid of this.
 
Thanks in advance.

A:svchost.exe - unable to locate component

http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-performance/how-to-fix-svchostexe-system-error-the-program/65ee7110-4219-42e1-b295-14028d6edffe
 
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mesaj -WINLOGON.EXE-unable to locate component this application has foiled to start because SFC_OS,DLL was not fond.re-installing the application may fix this problem. SISTEM:OS version:MICROSOFT WINDOWS XP profesional,service pack 3,32 BIT procesor:INTEL R PENTIUM R 4 CPU 2,40 GHz ,X86 FAMILY 15 MODEL 2 STEPPING 9 PROCESOR COUNT:1 RAM 246 MB GRAPHICS CARD:INTEL R 82845 G/GL/GE/PE/GV GRAPHICS CONTROLLER,64MB HARD DRIVE:C TOTAL 12731 MB,FREE-38MB;D:TOTAL 12731MB,FREE-12311MB,E:TOTAL-12691MB,FREE-12542MB;MOTHERBOARD:FUJITSU SIEMENS,D 1451,S 26361-D1451,12639783 ANTIVIRUS:ESET NOD 32 ANTIVIRUS SISTEM 2.70,UPDATED:YES,ON-DEMAND SCANNER:ENABLED
 

A:WINLOGON.EXE-unable to locate component

Try Safe Mode.
 

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So, I uninstalled IE and now I can't boot up. I'm getting an error that it's unable to locate component iertutil.dll. I found a fix to a similar problem but I can't make it work for me.

I'm supposed to use the winxp os system install disk. Go to start, run and type in: sfc /scannow. This is supposed to check and reinstall lost or corrupt files. The problem is I can't boot up to a point where I can select run. I can't even get into safe mode

If I boot with the system disk I can get into system repair. Is there a way to do this from DOS?

A:unable to locate component iertutil.dll

I just discovered that I can hit Ctrl+Alt+Delete and get to Run thru the File menu of that window. I typed in the sfc /scannow command but when I hit Run I get basically the same error - This application has failed to start because iertutil.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix the problem.

What now?

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Hi there,

May i ask if there is a problem in my system, virus infection or malware if i experience this:

Every time i start up my system i get this error pop up:

"sistray.exe - Unable To Locate" - This application has failed to start because SiSBase.dll was not found. Reinstalling the application may fix this problem.
Need help, opinions...

Thanks.

Mon

A:sistray.exe - Unable To Locate error

See my reply to the same question which you posted in the XP Forum.

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Hello,

I?ve been trying to install a Virtual Machine (VM Ware) onto my laptop which has the Windows Vista OS (32bit) however i?m unsuccessful as it keeps telling me that I already have a VM installed and that I should go via control panel to uninstall it first before installing the newer Virtual Machiene.

The problem is that I cannot see any VM programms in the Install/Uninstall list.

Can anyone PLEASE help and tell me were else I should be looking as it is driving me mad.

I?m sorry if this seems like a very simple problem but as you may have gathered I?m rather inexperianced when it comes to IT

Many thanks in advance for any help you may be able to give

A:Unable to locate a program to uninstall

Maybe this method will work for you. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/247515

If that doesn't work there are other tools like jvpowertools that can uninstall programs not listed in the programs and features area.

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I seem to be unable to connect devices via USB and have my Win7 Pro (x64) locate the correct driver for it.

A couple of weeks ago I connected a wireless mouse. I placed the USB receiver into my laptop, I saw the little animated icon in the system tray looking like it was installing something, but after about 20 seconds a bubble told me that driver installation had failed - a driver could not be located.

This morning I connected a headset (headphones & microphone) via USB and got the same result.

In both cases the devices show up under Other devices with a little exclamation mark.

Also, in both cases I could connect the same devices into another laptop (Win7 Ult. x64) and both the mouse and the headset work as expected, but on my laptop the drivers cannot be located.

In the case of the mouse, I found which driver the other laptop had installed for it, located the same on my laptop (it was installed) and manually assigned this driver to the device, but was then told that the device could not be started.

I've placed my system disk back in the drive and asked it to search the disk for drivers, but that doesn't turn up anything either.

Short of re-installing Windows (which I do not want to do), can anyone suggest what might be going wrong?

A:Unable to locate any drivers for my USB devices

Hi awj, what shows in device manager when both are connected ?

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For almost every file I have on my computer, I get an error message that often doesn't let me access the file.

For example:

It says...
rundll32.exe - Unable to Locate Component
This application failed to start because netbmrgxkmb.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem

The problem is that this happens with every application I try to open. Some still work, but many do not (like Firefox, Time/date on my computer, System Restore, etc)

I have searched everywhere online for this file but cannot seem to find it.

Please help.

Much appreciated. I have Windows XP by the way
 

A:Solved: Unable to locate component

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Hey there guys, this is my first post and i'm not so good with computers,
i have a little Emachines laptop that displays "Explorer.EXE - Unable to Locate Component" when i try to log into any user profile, Nothing appears on the desktop and there is no start menu or command bar. i have read other threads concerning this issue, but they seem to require a disc. even if i did have the disc, the laptop does not have a disc tray. all of the software was preloaded, can anybody help me?

Thanks,
Jordan
 

A:Explorer.EXE - Unable To Locate Component

That's a critical system file. You need to contact the computer manufacturer and request the Windows installation disks. Then you need to buy an external optical drive. Then run a Windows repair.
 

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I get the following error message from time to time when opening certain folders or programs. It hasnt been a direct nuisance but whatever it is i want to get it fixed -- Does anyone know what the probem is?

explorer.exe - Unable to locate component
This application has failed to start because Microsoft-Windows-System-Debug-L1-1-0.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.

A:explorer.exe - Unable to locate component

well you may know that the start menu etc uses explorer.exe to run

i would say you need to run sfc /scannow

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