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Epower tray has stopped working, ODDPWR has stopped working

Q: Epower tray has stopped working, ODDPWR has stopped working

this morning i got those 2 errors pop up, and i cannot get into system info, cannot do a system restore
running windows 7

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I get these two error messages every time I start my computer, is there any help? I have an Acer 4810T
 

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just now when i turned on my computer a box appeared and teling ODDPWR has stopped working..i noticed some of my gadgets isnt starting on startup..so i opened the gadgets on the right click menu and yet another box telling ePowerTray has stopped working..im using acer aspire 4745 g ,windows 7 home premium 64 bit..what is causing these??how do i solve it?
 

A:ePowerTray and ODDPWR has stopped working

i tried many times to open the gadget menu..but it didnt started..restarted the computer many times..and on each trial still didnt get to open it..both of the "has stopped working" box appeared each time..after countless tries..eventually i managed to open the gadget menu..and i suspect one of the gadget is causing the trouble..its the CPU meter by orbmu2k..it also didnt appear on the desktop like other gadgets and i even couldnt uninstall it..the CPU usage get alot higher than usual when i started the gadgets..so i closed all the gadgets..but what does it has anything to do with the epowertray?
 

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Hello All. I'm new to the site, and after having been tasked to fix my girlfriends computer. I'm left scratching my head. I don't know what she or her son did to this machine but everything I have tried has not worked. So any help would be greatly appreciated.

Machine - Dell Inspriron INSP1440

OS - Vista 32-bit SP2

Issues -

Cannot start internet browsers outside of safe mode. Every time I have tried I get an APPCRASH Error.

IE - Internet Explorer has stopped working.

Problem Signature:
Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: iexplore.exe
Application Version: 9.0.8112.16421
Application Timestamp: 4d76255d
Fault Module Name: iexplore.exe
Fault Module Version: 9.0.8112.16421
Fault Module Timestamp: 4d76255d
Exception Code: c0000096
Exception Offset: 000026d1
OS Version: 6.0.6002.2.2.0.768.2
Locale ID: 1033
Additional Information 1: fd00
Additional Information 2: ea6f5fe8924aaa756324d57f87834160
Additional Information 3: fd00
Additional Information 4: ea6f5fe8924aaa756324d57f87834160


Firefox - Firefox has Stopped Working

Problem Signature:
Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: firefox.exe
Application Version: 13.0.1.4548
Application Timestamp: 4fda6075
Fault Module Name: ... Read more

A:APPCRASH When starting IE and Firefox, DNS Client Has Stopped Working, and Host Process (Rundll32) has stopped working Errors.

Here is the DNS client has stopped working error

DNS Client has stopped working

Problem Signature:
Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: svchost.exe_Dnscache
Application Version: 6.0.6001.18000
Application Timestamp: 47918b89
Fault Module Name: ntdll.dll
Fault Module Version: 6.0.6002.18327
Fault Module Timestamp: 4cb73436
Exception Code: c0000005
Exception Offset: 000250fb
OS Version: 6.0.6002.2.2.0.768.2
Locale ID: 1033
Additional Information 1: 7373
Additional Information 2: 38d9ec761cde35dc7ff9a3014cbc1e9a
Additional Information 3: 007a
Additional Information 4: f2126b35ab5de9a1c961e83e18b5e24b

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DeskTopAgent Tray has stopped working and various issues
Windows, Vista Home Premium, 64bit

Also, due to several issues I reinstalled.... a week ago.
Notice I still am getting Dell logo at login.
Suspect something is still, lurking & it is not yet, right with the DeskTopAgent Tray has stopped working error message returning.

I would greatly, appreciate, HELP-at this point I am at a loss & keep going in circles. This is list of issues revolving...
1. DeskTopAgent Tray ERROR-??? Have followed suggestions to disable, and select startup programs, several times.
2. Occasional Updates were not downloading correctly, so far at this time all are downloaded "Successfully."
3. IE-8 issues (resolved by switching to Firefox-love it!)
4. Driver issues with printer, and Adobe (resolved and reloaded so, far)
5. Now, am not sure completed reinstall, with Dell logo, appearing at startup.

Every time I try to fix a problem another arises and frankly, simply worn out and tired.

Thank you.

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Hi, so the problem I'm having with ATI Tray Tools is it installs fine, but will not start, it will throw a "ATI Tray Tools Has Stopped Working" error. I have tried all of the unsigned drivers tricks (press f8 then select the unsigned driver option every boot, I used DSEO (Drive Signature Enforcement Overrider) to start in TESTMODE and signed the appropriate drivers, I tried ReadyDriverPlus0 and none work. In fact, the srvinst.exe works and reports that the low level drivers are operational. So I've narrowed it down to the atitools executable itself, which I've tried running in admin mode, in compatibility mode for Vista SP1 and SP2, Windows XP SP2 and SP3.

Windows Defender is disabled and so is UAC. It's really frustrating because there are so many nice tweaks in tray tools, and everyone else seemed to get it to work using the unsigned driver method. I don't have any form of anti virus or ant-spyware installed, so I can't see what the problem is.

(just another thing to mention, compatibility troubleshooting never works on my rig, odd, because some of the programs I use should start fine in XP mode (no that I want them too, but its odd that they don't), but they dont. It's almost like Compatibility wizard does nothing. Whenever I try to use it, it doesn't even through an error, it just does nothing, the program won't show any sign of starting or an error.)

A:ATI Tray Tools has stopped working error

By the way, I am running the latest beta of tray tools, which supports windows vistax86/x64 and most people seemed to get it working.

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Hi,
Every time i switch on the computer its coming blue tooth tray application has stopped working.,I hav bought my lap a month ago and this is coming,.. i am not having much knowledge in computer ,so any one please help me in fixing this problem..

A:Blue tooth tray application has stopped working

Hi -

Go into the Device Manager, expand the tree branch for Bluetooth and un-install all devices found. RIGHT-click then select Uninstall. Re-boot. Vista will re-install upon boot-up.

Whether that helps or not - I know the laptop is a month old, but... go to your system manufacturer's web site and see if updated drivers are available for bluetooth & all others as well. Look for chipset, video, audio, wifi, Ethernet, etc...

Regards. . .

jcgriff2

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HI,
I'VE INSTTALED WINDOWS 7 PROF.ON MY PC. I M TRYING TO INSTALL WINDOWS7ULTIMATE BY CLICKING ON SETUP.EXE AN ERROR MASSAGE APPEARED SAYING: [WINDOWS INSTALLER HAS STOPPED WORKING] THEN I TRIED TO INSTALL WINDOWS 8 ON MY PC.. BUT THE ERROR MASSAGE APPEARED SAYING SAME THING [WINDOWS INSTALLER HAS STOPPED WORKING] AND ALL OTHER SETUP IN THAT DRIVE ARE SAYING SAME THING.....DON'T KNOW WTTD.....HHHHHHHHHHHHHEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEELLLLLLLLLLLLLLPPPPPPPPPPP!
I'M IN BIG TROUBLE NOTHING IS GOING TO INSTALL

ERROR
Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: setup.exe_Microsoft? Windows? Operating System
Application Version: 6.2.9200.16384
Application Timestamp: 5010a298
Fault Module Name: setup.exe
Fault Module Version: 6.2.9200.16384
Fault Module Timestamp: 5010a298
Exception Code: c0000096
Exception Offset: 000020f4
OS Version: 6.1.7600.2.0.0.256.48
Locale ID: 1033
Additional Information 1: 0a9e
Additional Information 2: 0a9e372d3b4ad19135b953a78882e789
Additional Information 3: 0a9e
Additional Information 4: 0a9e372d3b4ad19135b953a78882e789

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A:Windows installer has stopped working or setup.exe has stopped working

Hi,

Lets start here:

1. Download and save this tool to your desktop:
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=52012

2. Run the tool, and then click 'Copy' - ignore any errors if they appear

3. Use CTRL+V to paste the unedited results of the validation tool here in your next reply

Regards,
Golden

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Ok about a while back my computer was infected by the security suite virus. During which an update was being installed. When I finally fix everything I restart my computer and the icons on my tray are hideen they are there when I scroll over but not able to be seen. A little later I get an error message saying that windows explorer has an error and that it is restarting. This has been happening many times and I've been looking everywhere for the answer but no luck.
Here's the report of one of the more recent crashes.
Product
Windows Explorer

Problem
Stopped working

Date
8/21/2010 6:23 PM

Status
Report Sent

Problem signature
Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: explorer.exe
Application Version: 6.0.6002.18005
Application Timestamp: 49e02a1e
Fault Module Name: explorer.exe
Fault Module Version: 6.0.6002.18005
Fault Module Timestamp: 49e02a1e
Exception Code: c0000005
Exception Offset: 0000000000026478
OS Version: 6.0.6002.2.2.0.768.3
Locale ID: 1033
Additional Information 1: dc4f
Additional Information 2: 91d3edf20bd14bd648568f624d5d6a00
Additional Information 3: b1da
Additional Information 4: 06b5e8f5f18bcf4bb7c99364e9a2ac55

Extra information about the problem
Bucket ID: 20352923

A:Explorer.exe stopped working and restarting, system tray icons missing

Hi -

The crash info tells me -
- you have Vista SP2 installed
- Windows Explorer crashed
- Explorer.exe timestamp = 49e02a1e, which = Sat Apr 11 01:26:54 2009, valid for SP2
- Exception 0xc0000005 occurred = memory access violation

Did you have your system checked out by Security Expert to assure that the virus is in fact gone? If not -

Proceed to the Security Center, Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help Forum, to have your system reviewed by a Security Analyst. Be sure to follow THESE STEPS carefully before posting your logs in the Security Forum. Please be patient as the Security Analysts are very busy and one will get to you as soon as possible.

Regards. . .

jcgriff2

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Hey, Fellas, I'm back.
Lately when I've tried looking at different folders and files on my hard drives I keep getting "Windows Explorer has stopped working and will restart." It's driving me nuts, I can barely do anything.
Also, same thing with Internet Explorer...I'm getting real sick of Vista's shoddiness..

A:Windows Explorer Stopped Working, Internet Explorer Stopped Working, what DOES work?

Hi,
Have a look at the events log and make a virus scan too.

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When I go to open HP MediaSmart, on the drop down menu I click on Video. It opens briefly and about 5 seconds I get the message "HP Media Video has stopped working. A problem stopped the prgram to stop working correctly. Windows will notify me if a solution is available.  I ran the sfc.exe (system file checker tool from microsoft as administrator)  and it passed with result of "windows resource protection did not find any integrity violations".I can play a DVD, i can open my photos but I can't view my videos or load any new ones using HP MediaSmart.I have restarted the computer several times with no help.Any suggestions?

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I've received to error messages when I've started up my laptop:

"Tray Starter has stopped working. A problem caused the program to stop working correctly."

"InstantWrite Control has stopped working. A problem caused the program to stop working correctly."

Are these serious problems?

I checked the Device Manager, and there were no yellow symbols indicating any problem.

It's a new Toshiba Satellite #A305-S6825 with Vista/SP1 on it.

[BTW, I'm a complete noob!]

Thank you for any help you can provide.

A:"Tray Starter/InstantWrite Control Have Stopped Working"

Has anyone answered this? I'm having the same problem.

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Hello:
The mouse started to stray and stopped working in the middle of doing something, i.e. eBay, typing word and etc. which is very annoying and first of all, I lose all of the work done due to stopping of the mouse.

However, the mouse started working as if nothing wrong, once I restarted by 'force' restart ..... pushing the button in the middle of the PC. Otherwise, the PC is all fine and working OK.

I did apply Malwarebytes to combat the issue, however the issue does not resolve.

Any help on this would be truoly appreciated.

Thanks,

A:Mouse stopped working in the middle of working, i.e. eBay, typing word, etc.

Did you try a different mouse? If you still have the same problem with a new mouse, see if there are any drivers for the mouse from it's manufacturers web site.
Also try a Clean Boot, if that works, then add one startup item at a time till the mouse acts weird again, then you know that is the problematic program.

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Hey,
I was wondering if anyone could help me?  I have been having a lot of issues with my computer and using the internet. I keep getting messages such as ‘windows explorer has stopped working ‘and ‘Host process for windows services stopped working’. I haven’t been able to stream videos (with the exception of youtube),  download certain programs and browsing sites is slow.  I remember my computer being fine until a window update but I don’t know if that’s a coincidence or not.  I have tired uninstalling windows explorer and system restore to no avail.
I would really appreciate any help or advice.
Here is a report for one of the error messages I received.
Description:
  A problem caused this program to stop interacting with Windows.
 
Problem signature:
  Problem Event Name:                           AppHangXProcB1
  Application Name:                                iexplore.exe
  Application Version:                             10.0.9200.16686
  Application Timestamp:&... Read more

A:Windows explorer has stopped working / Host process for windows services stopped

Do things get better if you boot into Safe Mode with Networking?

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I have had a rather large problem over the last couple of days. It started earlier in the week, when one drive stopped working. Not a big problem, I've had drives fail before. 4 disks, so i can handle one less for a little while, i though. Not so though, while still waiting for my new drive, using my computer like usual (with less load on unit D) i suddenly start getting write-errors to D:, and the Intel Matrix Storage Console lists it as Stopped Working instead of Degraded. Nothing changed except for the status of the Volume, all the disks read the same as before, fully functional.

I have very little experience with these sort of matters. This is the first time I've lost a drive where i might lose data as well, and i have pretty much no idea where to go from here. I've tried to replace the faulty disk with another 500GB drive, but the RAID-setup in BIOS just tells me there isn't enough space, and the Console in Windows places the new drive as a Non-RAID drive. I can mark it as reserve, but that seems to be all i can do with it.

I'm not, hopefully, asking for miracles. I have just two things that i really need to retrieve from the Volume, my Firefox sessions (saved in a separate folder at the root of the drive), and my Thunderbird mail, (stored in their standard location, as my whole Windows-profile is on that drive). Everything else i can get again. (Well, not really, i have stuff stored up from 8-10 years back, from people who has withdrawn from t... Read more

A:RAID 5 - Disks are working, but the Volume listed as Stopped Working

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So one day I was using a laptop wirelessly when the internet just suddenly turned off. I checked my modem and it was working fine but when I checked my router, the lights were on but not blinking. it was just a steady light. when I checked for a wireless network the name of the network I usually use didnt show up.

I tried unplugging everything and plugging everything back in again and I tried pressing the reset button on the back of the router. Can anyone help?

Thanks so much

P.S. my router is a linksys WRT300N Wireless-N Broadband router
 

A:Wireless router suddenly stopped working (Lights still working though)

what devices do you have connected the router anything else wireless
make and model of the pc

does the PC work if you connect to the router by a cable ?
if not
try connecting directly to the modem and see if that works OK

we need to see some details, which will mean you need to copy to a working PC
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{run Xirrus Wi-Fi Inspector} Download and install
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to copy the program across to the faulty PC

http://www.xirrus.com/library/wifitools.php
Direct link to the program is here http://www.xirrus.com/library/wifi_download_redirect.php
Then run and install the program
if you get an error - You need NET Framework installed for the WiFi Inspector to function.

Run the program

post a screen shot of the program running - if there are a lot of networks showing can you click on "networks" top lefthand area - so we can see all the network information, and also post which network "Adapter Name" (1st column) is yours on the list

To post a screen shot of the active window, hold the Alt key and press the PrtScn key. Open the Windows PAINT application and Paste the screen shot. You can then use PAINT to trim to suit, and save it as a JPG format file.
To upload it to the forum, open the full reply window and use the Manage Attachments button to upload it here.
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RELEVANCY SCORE 85.2

Hi! I am repeatedly getting the error "Internet Explorer not working" / Windows checking for solution/Last browsing closed unexpectedly , then Restore Session. I went to google to find a fix for this error .I'm being told to Press Window + W key then type in Troubleshooting in the Search box , then enter View All ,then Click IE Performance, then click Advanced etc..... The problem is that when I get to the Search box I start to type in the Troubleshooting and after one keystroke of the T, the computer automatically goes back to my desktop home page. The search engine box will not let me fix this problem. Can somebody help me ? Thanks so much! I have IE 10 and recently upgraded to the windows 8.1 from the Windows 8 about 3 weeks ago.

A:IE 10 stopped Working error / Search engine not working

Are you sure you have Windows 8.1? If you were you would have IE 11
From the Charms bar search System and verify if indeed you have Windows 8.1

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Okay, this is the weirdest problem I've ever hard with computers. Here's what happened:

1. I had a few years old Pentium D 2,8GHz processor running on Asus P5VDC-X mobo. PQI 566MHz DDR2 and GF 7600GS 256mb PCI-E, 350W power.
2. I updated the mobo to Asus P5L-MX to support faster PCI-E cards. Everything worked fine, despite the processor ran too hot (58C on high use)
3. Because of the overheating I replaced the thermal paste but it had no effect on the temperature.
4. I thought I used too much paste so I replaced the paste again.
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5. Bang, no video when I turn on the computer. I tried taking off everything part by part but nothing worked. It didn't work even when I only had processor and used the integrated graphics port. Tried resetting the bios too.
6. Nothing worked so I put back the old P5VDC-X and it worked like charm.
7. I thought it was logical that the problem was caused because of the mobo so I bought a new one, Asrock G31M-S.
8. No video... Did the same steps to this one too. It also had integrated gfx but it didn't work either.
9. The old P5VDC-X still works.

So I have no idea what's causing the problem. Is it the CPU? Mobo? PSU? RAM? I have no speaker on my case so I can't hear any beeps, but it won't start loading the OS from the hardrive and my USB mouse won't turn on. Tried using a differen't monitor too.

The main point is why it stopped working suddenly on new mobo's but still works with the old P5VDC-X? A... Read more

A:New mobos suddenly stopped working, old mobo working

Two new motherboards tells us you made the same simple install error in both of them.
Tell us more about power supply, memory, cable.
Did you make sure the memory was correct for both new boards, and what is the memory on the old board. Would also like to know the power supply and other hard ware.
What happens with the most basic, simple install. Does everything light up?

If you used the same hard drive with the same Windows install on the two motherboards, that is the problem. Windows has detected that you have changed the motherboard and will not operate unless you reinstall Windows on the drive on each new motherboard... One install for each motherboard.
My guess is that you will be fine if you change hard drives or do reinstalls or repair installs of the Windows on the new motherboard.
 

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RELEVANCY SCORE 85.2

I have a dell laptop inspiron  3558 with intel core i5 with win 10 ...this morning all of a sudden its internal speakers stopped working after i  unplugged my headphones ..I have used headphones before multiple times with no problems ...in audio settings it shows the speakers are enabled and the sound bar is moving but theres no sound ..I plug the headphones back or external speakers  ,those are  working ..troubleshoot is telling me the inbuilt speakers are working fine and cannot detect any problem ..I tried reinstalling the audio driver ,then restarting , then updating with the new Microsoft hd audio driver ,stopped all enhacements restarting again ,still not working ...is this a mechanical problem or a software problem ? I barely had this laptop for 4 months ...will reinstalling windows solve the problem or what should I do ? is the sensor not working ?

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RELEVANCY SCORE 80.4

My usb gamepad stopped working suddenly and never work again in this computer

I tried the gamepad in other computers and it works good, but not in this computer, I tried to reinstall windows several times, install all kind of drivers, I tried to configure it in different ways and its not working yet.

I get error code 43 all time in this computer.

any idea how can I fix it?

Thank you

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I have used "Data Execution Prevention" (DEP) listing my ACDC file viewer. I listedACDC because after it completes normally each time, there is an error message that says "Application has stopped working." I no longer want to see this error message.I use ACDC 7 for viewing and editing graphic files, here with this Windows 7 (64) system.

I usually select files with Windows Explorer, and they open using ACDC.

When I close the last file viewed, I get this error message that says "ACDSee 7.0 Application has stopped working"Installations of this ACDC on other Windows 7 computers do not have this issue. So I need to resolve it.

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RELEVANCY SCORE 79.2

Vista Ultimate 64-bit, ASUS Rampage Formula motherboard, USB mouse and keyboard connected in back ports.

Two things happened: Avira antivirus warned me of some threats which I either ignored or deleted. Windows Update had some updates ready (although I'm not sure if it updated).

I turned off my PC for a couple of hours, turned it back on and realized that my USB keyboard was not working on the password screen.

I eventually unplugged it from the back and plugged it into the front, where it worked. However, my USB mouse did not work when plugged into the second front port, nor did it work when plugged into the front port in which the keyboard worked.

I accessed System Restore using my keyboard and restored to one day previously. When it finished, both keyboard and mouse worked, although I got a pop-up message alerting me that the "drivers for your device could not be installed." When I clicked "OK," the mouse stopped working again.

I have checked BIOS and both mouse and keyboard are recognized, so it does not appear to be a hardware issue.
 

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RELEVANCY SCORE 77.6

I purchased a new Sony laptop a few weeks ago & noticed that a few sites I regularly visit cannot connect to IE. A box pops up & reads: Internet Explorer stopped working. Tech support at Sony had me re-install the entire system. At first, the problem was still there, then cleared up the next day. All internet access was fine except for those 2 sites. Now, the problem happens with 2 other sites again. What's going on ??

Thanx

A:IE7 stopped working ?

Welcome to TSF

Try running without Add/Ons to see if it happens. Also clear the cache.

http://help.isu.edu/index.php?action...=64&docid=1015

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RELEVANCY SCORE 77.6

Hi all.

I'm running xp home SP3 I have tried a different keyboard and tried a variety of searches on the net, all to no avail.

It probably has something to do with SP3 but the win key does nothing, nada, zilch. It wont even bring the start screen up.

I would very much appreciate your help with this exercise in frutration.

Many thanks.

A:win key has stopped working

The easiest way to test is to plug in a different keyboard into your computer, and to plug in your keyboard into another computer. If the keyboard works fine in another computer, then it's your configuration. If it also fails to work in a different computer, then the problem is probably the keyboard. As for configuration problem I wouldn't know where to start. Make sure you have a 104 or 105-key keyboard as your keyboard in your settings (rather than a 101-key keyboard, which doesn't handle the windows key).

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RELEVANCY SCORE 77.6

Just today, I started getting notification in a pop up box:

IE has stop working.

A problem caused the program to stop working correctly. Window will close the program and notify you if a solution is available.

And this is followed by actual closing of the current program on the screen. This does not pop up on all sites...just seemingly on selected ones including on line banking, live mail and yahoo mail... to name a few. (luckily Vista Forum site is not affected)

I ran MSE twice and came up clean. No malwares. The only software I installed prior to onset of this problem was Flash player 10..which I have since deleted to no avail.

Help!!!

What happened?

A:IE has stopped working

The 64 bit IE 9 has issues , how bout trying the 32 bit IE instead ?

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RELEVANCY SCORE 77.6

One day my usb mouse stopped working on the right side of the laptop. I unplugged and and tried to replug it but the port felt different on both the right side USB ports. They weren't as springy as they used to be and nothing worked when plugged in but the left side USB ports felt normal and still worked. What would cause two USB ports to stop working and feel so different all of a sudden

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RELEVANCY SCORE 77.6

I have a Biostar 6100-M9....i have read on the forum already regarding this subjuect, but none of that has helpped me, i have deleted them from device manager and reinstaled the drivers. they stil dont work. also i know its getting power cause i have my 360 controler plugged in and the lights are blinking, but windows 7 isnt picking it up.
 

A:USB stopped working

Hi

are they an onboard USB, or front panel ones,

Onboard ones can go defective,
front panel ones may not be wired up correctly inside.

Is your board W7 compatible.
 

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RELEVANCY SCORE 77.6

Hey, I am using Vista basic.
I am constantly getting a popup saying "b.exe has stopped working".
The the windows problems and solutions dialog shows: "Windows has detected W32/Gaobot.worm.gen.u - Win32/RBot.3eu!Worm, a known computer virus, on your computer"
I have scanned my system using Norton Internet Security's full system scan. No viruses of this nature were reported. Also the problem still persists.
I have read many forum topics earlier. My task manager is not locked - i can still access it using ctrl+alt+del.
Att. is the 'attach' file from the dds scanner. Please help !
The dds scanner log file is as under:
DDS (Ver_09-05-14.01) - NTFSx86
Run by Gaurav at 20:55:48.72 on 21-06-2009
Internet Explorer: 7.0.6002.18005
Microsoft? Windows Vista? Home Basic 6.0.6002.2.1252.91.1033.18.3069.1712 [GMT 5.5:30]

SP: Windows Defender *enabled* (Updated) {D68DDC3A-831F-4FAE-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}

============== Running Processes ===============

C:\Windows\system32\wininit.exe
C:\Windows\system32\lsm.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k rpcss
C:\Windows\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
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A:b.exe stopped working

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Well, my moms hdd went to hell for whatever reason, so i figured that since i had 2 HDDs in my computer, that i would take the spare one i had (never use it) and let her use it. Well it wouldnt work in her computer, it kept going to a screen that said press F1 to boot and f2 for setup options or something like that. So i figured i would put it back in my computer, and now neither of my hdds work, not the primary or the spare i had. Does anyone know the problem? All i know is the one when its booted has that F1 to boot thing, and the primary hdd i had, when it tries to boot, it says disk read error or something along those lines. Should i just get a new HDD?
 

A:HDD stopped working, help please

Sounds like you didn't install your HDD properly. When you put it in your mother's computer, dud you set it as master? Also, you need to install Windows or clone her old HDD to yours (sometimes you can do this even if the old HDD doesn't boot.)

-- Andy
 

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Hi,
I have adata superior SH93 500GB external HDD and I was transferring data to it few hours ago when it suddenly stopped working. I got this error everytime I try to open the drive "<>:\ is not accessible . The file or directory is corrupted and unreadable."

I tried reconnecting , restarting PC , different USB ports and different cables . I got this error when the HDD got connected
"you need to format disc in drive <> before you can use it."

what's the problem exactly here? and what's the way to solve it , if any?
if not, is there anyway I can extract data from it to another HDD maybe?

the data amounts up to 300GB .

Thank you.
 

A:HDD stopped working

You can try cloning the drive to another with this: http://www.todo-backup.com/download/
If it doesn't work then somehow your drive has been corrupted. If that doesn't work there is one more method, but it is lengthy so post if it doesn't work.
 

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I have an Alienware laptop. The DVD+RW drive worked fine for about a year. All of a sudden it has stopped working, of course as soon as the warrenty was over. It acts like there is wrightable media in the drive at all times. It does not matter if the drive is empty or have a CD or DVD in it.
The drive is a N DVDRW SDW-042, firmware version D360. I have updated anti-virus, scanned all drives, and done spy ware scans. I have used two different anti-virus programs to help ensure that all virus were found. The way the laptop is set-up, to use my second hard drive I must remove the DVD drive. When the second hard drive is installed it works just fine. With this in mind, I am assuming that the rest of the hardware is fine.
 

A:DVD+RW Stopped Working

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When I try to play an *.mpg file in Win Media Player I get a small message at the bottom of the screen saying that it is trying to locate a codec server. If I am off line at the time then that is the end of it, but of course the *.mpg file never plays. If I am on line it seems to find some sort of site, then the word ""Error"" flashes by and the file begins, but it is only sound.........no picture at all.
This just occured a few minutes ago........(rebooting didn't help) prior to that, I had no trouble playing these files.
HELP

and
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A:*.mpg Stopped Working

WElcome to BC JXBlack!First a few questions :You mean Windows Media Player? which version?Which Windows do you have XP?Home?As a first step please download Gspot here Install and via the browse button left top go to the file and click render. If possible post a screenshot of what you get with Gspot.

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My PC is hard wired/connected to my plasma TV. It was working but now the TV just shows a snapshot of the desk top (but without the desk to icons...just the wallpaper shows).

I disconnected the HDMI cables from both the PC and TV, restarted the PC, but that didn't help.

What could possibly be the problem?

Thanks.
 

A:PC to TV Stopped Working

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Hi, i "lost" AVG (pro) 2 days ago & logged on to Tech Support to find solution. So far i've followed a thread that advised me to change "hide extn" etc & download Malware bytes . Have scanned & cleared computer of malware & found AVG file but it won't install. What should i try next?
 

A:AVG Pro stopped working.

if AVG will not install, try uninstalling it using the link below as a guide. the page also contains an AVG uninstall tool if the manual method fails. once completed, start reinstall of AVG for a fresh start. see link:
https://support.avg.com/SupportArticleView?l=en_US&urlName=How-to-uninstall-AVG

another download from the AVG site may be required, if your original version of AVG fails to install.
 

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Hey guys, I've had this issue since far before i upgraded to Win10 so my upgrade has nothing to do with this as for I have had it since windows 7. As said by the title I get the annoying message of DWM.exe has stopped working every time i switch to the desktop or any explorer.exe. I have done sfc scannow and chdsk, which solved problems but not the dwm.exe one. This leads me to believe that this has to do with a graphics driver problem; however all of my drivers are up to date (display, graphics, latest AMD catalyst etc...) So I need your help! Also, I checked Event viewer and found tons of errors and problems that all related with DWM.exe, so do you need any logs?

A:DWM.exe stopped working

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I have this growing problem, When surfing the net my IE8 Freezes and a pop up says "Internet Explorer has stopped working" Then the upper left pop up says site stopped working, the page shuts down, and asks if you want to reopen page or go to home page. If you choose to stay at the page you were working on, it just won't... HELP!
 

A:IE has stopped working

Attached is an article from Microsoft on somethings you might try. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/936213

You should also try another browser like FireFox and see if you get the same result http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/personal.html
 

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hey i have a Sony that i reformatted a week ago. after that i kept it in my room for a couple of days because i was busy with other work. then on Thursday i finally got to turn it on and take a look at it after the reformatting.

but when i turned it on it gives me a message saying the "the hardware monitor has detected an error with the POWER SUPPLY FAN" then it says press F1 to continue or press F2 to go to setup.(BIOS)

so then i hit F2 and it got me to the BIOS setup and i went to "POWER" and then to "Hardware Monitor" then it gave me the following..

MB Temp. 34 degrees C/ 93 degrees F
CPU Temp 60 degrees C/ 140 degrees F

CPU Fan Speed 3515 RPM.
Power Fan Speed 0 RPM.

OK so thats bad because it's not working and it 0, what should i do?, i mean my computer works fine if i press F1 to continue it gets me to the desktop and then it works from there but i don't think its good.

are my temperatures OK for the CPU that i showed ,and for the MB?
or is the temperature really high?

should i buy a new Power Supply Fan? because those cost a lot.
 

A:Fan stopped working

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So I've been at college and haven't used my playstation 2 in awhile and I just tried to use it today. It worked fine for about a half hour then it froze so I restarted it. Once I tried to start playing again it wouldn't get past the Playstation 2 logo, then it just has a black screen and won't do anything. I tried other games and the same thing happens. Does anyone happen to know a fix for this? Please?
 

A:PS2 stopped working

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My CD-Rom has stopped working. I was listening to an audio book on Windows Media Player when it froze up right in the middle of a track. I closed WMP and re-opened it. It said to insert a disc. I rebooted my computer, it still did not acknowledge there is a disc in the drive. I've tried several different discs, and different types. My Computer does not acknowledge them either.

I then tried uninstalling and re-installing the driver. Still does not acknowledge there is a disc in the drive, but the troubleshooter still continues to tell me the drive is working properly. It is spinning when I put in a new disc, but says there isn't one there. I'm stuck. What else can I try? Isn't it odd that it would stop working while I was listening to it??

Drive is HL-DT-ST CD-ROM GCR-8481B
 

A:CD- Rom stopped working while in use

how old is the drive and is it a dvd-rom drive.
 

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The last couple of days ive had a window pop-up that says 'mor.exe has stopped working'
Iv'e noticed this comes up when i visit a site that uses java as the java icon appears in the toolbar at the same time as the window pops up.
The detailed info that is shown is:-
Fault Module Name: mor.exe





Quote:
Fault Module Version: 0.0.0.0
Fault Module Timestamp: 721c31e7
Exception Code: c0000005
Exception Offset: 0003910b
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.256.1
Locale ID: 2057
Additional Information 1: 0a9e
Additional Information 2: 0a9e372d3b4ad19135b953a78882e789
Additional Information 3: 0a9e
Additional Information 4: 0a9e372d3b4ad19135b953a78882e789

Read our privacy statement online:
Windows 7 Privacy Statement - Microsoft Windows

If the online privacy statement is not available, please read our privacy statement offline:
C:\Windows\system32\en-US\erofflps.txt


i click on Close Program and the java icon goes away.

A:Mor.exe has stopped working?

Hi,

There appears to be quite a few hits for this file as being associated with a malware infection. Java is often used as a vehicle for malware delivery, so I think its best to scan your system for malware.

Please perform an online scan using this link, and then post the results back here:

http://www.eset.eu/eset-online-scanner

This way we can rule this out.

Regards,
Golden

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I have win 7 64 bit, 6 gig ram, dual core 3 GHz Dell OptiPlex 745. I have 2 similar problems with IE11.
1. Using Bing and looking at the video thumbnails when previews start I have a 50/50 chance of getting "IE has stopped working. Then it tries to solve the problem. Then it says to close IE. I click OK, the same page comes back with the same thumbnails of videos that I can preview.

2. Some sites when I go to them and a video starts I get message" IE has stopped working". It then tries to find the problem and tells me when they know how to fix the problem they will let me know. It tells me to close the page I do and the same page re-appears and the video works. I have tried adding the site to the compatibility setting but to no avail.

A:IE 11 has stopped working.

Start>Search>Uninstall or change program>Bing Bar>Uninstall. I've found that this add-on causes some problems. If you want to test before removing, run IE sans add-ons.

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My parents PC is causing some mischief recently. Suddenly their LG CD-RW (bought in about 2002) has decided not to play nice. What happens:

Open tray
Put in disc (audio/data/blank)
Close tray
Drive spins, read light flickers
Tray opens

I can't get it to read/work properly. I flicked through device manager and everything looks normal. Opened up the box and double check all cables (gave everything a bit of a clean while I was in there). Is it just a case of a drive getting old and dying or is there a fix for such a problem?

Thanx for your help in advance!
 

A:LG CD-RW stopped working

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i am having problems with my web cam .. its a Connectix QuickCam... it started getting static on it and then just stopped working yesterday all together .. i tried to fix it but then when i tried to use any video program it would make half my screen go black .. i could not even see how to shut down the system .. i have even reformatted my hard drive .. but its still doing it .. not sure if its the port going bad ..but the cam is still working .. i tried it on another computer .. any help would be apprecieated
 

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Vista recognizes the dvd..but it won't play...says it can not download drivers....went to microsoft...it won't let me download there....bought a new dvd vista compatible...it does the same thing...Did a search on the computer...analysing says 17 drivers missing or not updated.....otherwise system works fine...just no dvd....tried 3 others as well....same thing....any suggestions on what could have gone wrong and how to fix it? I don't have a cd for the drivers...don't even know which drivers...Thanks ahead of time
 

A:DVD RW stopped working

What are you playing? Music, data files, video? If playing video then you need a DVD Player software such as WinDVD or PowerDVD.

http://www.corel.com/servlet/Satellite/gb/en/Product/1189528458632
 

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I have an HP Pavilion 3100 and a few weeks ago the cd rom stopped working. I was advised that possibly something had wiggled loose and I took the computer apart to check the connections. Couldn't find anything that seemed loose but I'm not really sure just what I was looking for either! When I put a cd in, I get the same message each time: "device is not ready". I've checked to make sure the computer knows it is there and it does but I just can't get it to work. Any suggestions will be helpful and appreciated - I'm not too sure about how to do a lot of things so please explain them as plainly as possible. Thank you so much for being there to help!!!
 

A:CD Rom stopped working

Take a look in the Control Panel>Device Manager for any yellow ! or red error indicators under CD-rom. If found, expand the line for the drive and post back any error messages found. You could try to select the dirve and then the Remove button, reboot and let Windows find the drive and install it again. You could try a cd cleaner. Unfortunately drives do just go bad.
 

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I can't switch programs using Alt-Tab. Also, clicking the icon of a running program in the taskbar doesn't work either. When I click a taskbar icon, it just flashes the icon and title bar of the program 7 times and does not bring the program to the front.

I'm running Windows 7 x64. I ran sfc /scannow and it found no problems.

I read a post on this forum that described a similar problems, but none of the proposed solutions worked. Anyone have any ideas?

A:Alt-Tab Stopped Working

This possibly sounds a little strange but try switching your laptop off, removing the power adapter and battery for a minute and then switch it back on and see if it works.

You could also try tapping the 2 Windows, Shift, CTRL and ALT keys to make sure none of them are stuck down a little, if they are these will cause adverse affects.

Last thing i can suggest at this stage is remove any peripherals you have connected such as an external keyboard or mouse and see if the problem persists.

Regards,
Jamie

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