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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Well let's try this again...my last thread wasn't even centered around copying dvd's, I was just ripping them to my computer so I could put them onto my mp3 player and delete them short after.The transmission or resale of copyrighted material without permission is illegal, not the transfer of material from the owner for the owners use...but it doesn't matter, that's not what my question is about.

Any who, whenever I pop in a dvd and try to open it with NVDVD (Nvidia dvd player) it says, "This disk contains DVD content. The files may be encrypted and therefor not be playable using this player. Please switch to the DVD player to play this disk". But I've been using NVDVD to watch dvd's ever since I got the computer...so I must have lost a file or something in the copying process . I've tried other DVD players and none of them are able to play the disks. Any advice is appreciated...thanks!

-Gus H.
 

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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 run IPX and TCP/IP on five computers. Suddenly, IPX has stopped working on one laptop on both the wired and wireless connection. I've tried removing IPX and reinstalling. I've tried removing both the wired and wireless ethernet and reinstalling. I've shut down the firewalls on all systems with no change in result.

I have temporarily set up NetBEUI as a stop-gap measure until I can figure out what's wrong with IPX.

I need suggestions on troubleshooting IPX.
 

A:IPX Stopped Working

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i have a pioneer dvd rom and im running win xp.. cd rom has been workin fine for a few years now and since the past wednesday, the cd rom hasn't been able to read any cd's. i reinstalled drivers and still didnt work.. i tried 2 other cd roms, and they dont work either on my computer. i formatted my harddrive, and tried to install win xp, but it doesn't pickup the cd in the drive.. i then used another harddrive and the cd rom picked up the win xp cd and it installed windows xp.. after it finished installing, the cd rom didn't work anymore.. what could be wrong? im running the gateway 2000 system.
 

A:cd-rom stopped working

I'd try a regular dvd player cleaning kit. Maybe there's just dust on the lens or laser. When you say you tried the cd on a different hard drive, do you mean on a different computer or an actual hard drive (the component inside the pc)?
 

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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
Thanks

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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I have a Dell laptop with XP connected either with Linksys wireless or ethernet. While installing Microsoft Update (not SP2) both wireless and ethernet diconnected. In the control panel I went to previous drivers and the connections were re-established. However I can now only connect with Netscape but not with IE.
 

A:IE stopped working.

Contact your ISP's technical support for assistance to ensure the settings in IE are correct.
 

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I have XP SP2. I bought an iPod and everything was working OK until one time when I plugged in the iPod, the computer suddenly blocked. I turned off the computer and unplugged the iPod from the front port. After I turned the computer on, none of the USB ports were working. In the device manager, everything was working fine. I tried to reinstall the drivers, but nothing improved.

Can anyone offer any help? Could it be that I just burned the ports after I unplugged the iPod (but the computer was already turned off) ?

THanks for any help whatsoever. I know a little about PC, so you can get into more details if you want.

Thanks again.
 

A:USB stopped working

go back into device manager, and look at the Universal serial bus controllers section. right click on each entry under that and select uninstall, unless it's like a USB camera, sometimes those show up. Get all the USB hubs and controllers though.
reboot, let windows detect and install the drivers for them. reboot again.
 

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At least I think it was KVG.exe. I'll update when it pops up again if I remembered the name wrong.

I've Googled this and it seems there is a real Windows file by that name. The error I get every 15 mins or so just says the file has stopped working so I don't know if it's the real file being attacked or if it's a virus trying to pass itself off as that file, which is being apprehended by my system at some point.

I've noticed that when I try to burn files to DVD it's failed far more since this.

In the last 2 days, my antivirus and anti malware/spyware programs have picked up a couple of things and quarantined them, including Generic Dropper.rk and Trojanalert.(I forget).

A:KVG.exe has stopped working?

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This morning IE has stopped working for no apparent reason. I can go to my favorites and go on line but cannot go to my home page. I cannot go anywhere from a search engine because IE has stopped woorking. Is there a way to fix this. My other computer is fine so it is not a server problem.
 

A:IE stopped working

If you're still using the same version that ships with Windows 7, updating it to the latest version may fix it:
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/internet-explorer/products/ie/home
 

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getting this problem when tryin to start tf2 or hl2, anyone else getting this problem? i tried doin the stuff steam says, but so far hasnt worked. tf2 won't even start, whereas hl2 will get to the beginning loading screen before you get to the main window then freeze. any help would be appreciated.

A:hl2.exe has stopped working

what have you tried already??
you need to tell me so that we dont do the same steps over again...
have you tried compatibility mode???

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Hello  HP Support, Need to revisit this problem  posted several weeks  ago as it remains unresoved. CD ROM, which was working post Windows 10 upgrade from Windows 8, stopped working about a month ago. Ejects all disks before they are allowed to play, thus making impossible playback of audio and video content or installation of software.  MS support technicians who examined computer online at first suggested hardware problem  but on second time around concluded  that drivers, to be provided by OEM, which are compatible with Windows  10 and its updates are required to run this CD ROM.  In all likelihood it was an update of Windows 10  which disabled the CD ROM.  Reset of system to pre-update point turned out to  be not possible. Are there  separate CD ROM drivers which I can get from HP, other than generic drivers,  which will work under the circumnstances? CD device detected : HP BDDVDW CA21N.  Would  appreciate help with this. Thanks in advance. Andrew

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Greetings,   Sorry for bloviating. Try to keep replies short. Device Manager hardware status will not necessarily reveal a tangible hardware problem.. You could disconnect the SATA cable on a CD/DVD drive but there will be no errors in Device Manager. This also implies a SATA port could fail but you would not see an error for this drive in Device Manager. Device Manger will alert you when there is a driver problem. So no drive errors in Device Manager does not rule out hardware failure. HP is not providing Win 10 drivers for your PC because this model was first introduced by HP in 2011. I have been using PC's long before the advent of CD/DVD drives and have never seen this type of problem. You are not alone, this issue seems to happen when upgrading to Win 10. Don't know what Microsoft techs did. The only thing I can think of to to Open "Control Panel." "Device Manager". Uninstall or remove the current device found in "DVD/CD Rom drives". If you get a prompt asking to completely remove the drivers select "YES". Reboot the PC.  Maybe Win 10 will give you better drivers after the reboot. You can also do a USB stick install of Win !0 and keep files and apps if Win 10 has activated. This may fix the problem. As always, back up the good stuff first. Other options are to replace the hardware or go back to the previous operating system. If the fault follows the rollback to the previous ope... Read more

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I have installed plugin RBRTM087DInst.exe to Richard Burns Rally and when i go to game, it says: RichardBurnsRally_SSE.exe has stopped working. And then i am back to desktop. But when I uninstall the RBRTM087D, everything works. Month ago everything worked. I have installed RBR and 087D again many times. Sometimes Internet Explorer crashes too. Please help me!
Thanks!

A:RBR.exe has stopped working

There is no need to double post your problem. Have you tried running as admin and compatability for windows xp.

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I decided to restart my computer and now all it does when i turn it on it shuts off and on and does not let me do anything. The only thing it says is welcome and then 64% then it turns off and does it again and again and again. This computer is bearly a month old and nothing has happened to it for this to happen. I dont know what to do ? Please help~Thank You

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Hi everyone,

One of our work machines has decided it doesn't want to use RDP. I was just going to do system restore but there are no restore points (guess I'll have to check that too).
Anyway I have tried updating RDP from the microsoft site but I get the message that the KB has already been installed. Am I able to just download the mstsc.exe file from microsoft?
Also I have tried copying my mstsc.exe file to the machine and it hasn't worked.
From the machine you can RDP out just fine. Another point to mention is that remoting to the machine with the firewall up or down is no good but I can make a connection view Teamviewer.

Any idea's?

Sean

A:RDP has stopped working

Ah yes, this is more the place for this post of my.

Thanks Moderator(s).

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I had some problems with my Asus laptop and although everything seems to be solved my Fn key has lost its configurations... Can anyone help me? Cheers, Andre
 

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My comps been crashing lately playing lineage 2 . been getting error L2.bin stopped working. Ive tried reinstalling game , defrag, virus scans and nothings been getting better. today i got my Pc formatted with Vista 32 again. my PC specs are Intel Core (2) duo CPU 8500 @ 3.16 GHZ memory 4.00GB vista 32 bit radeon 4800

in my event log error i get this if it helps. tyvm in advance

- <Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
- <System>
<Provider Name="Application Error" />

<EventID Qualifiers="0">1000</EventID>

<Level>2</Level>

<Task>100</Task>

<Keywords>0x80000000000000</Keywords>

<TimeCreated SystemTime="2009-12-25T00:50:00.000Z" />

<EventRecordID>447</EventRecordID>

<Channel>Application</Channel>

<Computer>Jesse-PC</Computer>

<Security />

</System>
- <EventData>
<Data>l2.bin</Data>

<Data>0.0.0.0</Data>

<Data>4b2121a6</Data>

<Data>l2.bin</Data>

<Data>0.0.0.0</Data>

<Data>4b2121a6</Data>

<Data>c0000005</Data>

<Data>0000cc1f</Data>

<Data>3a0</Data>

<Data>01ca84fae528a517</Data>

</EventData>
</Event>
 

A:L2.bin stopped working

http://boards.lineage2.com/showthread.php?t=202907

see if this works. If not check that board out, its for that game.
 

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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.
 

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My computer was making incredibly loud noises. I have 2 desktops and a laptop. Both the laptop and one of the older desktops I used for typing/printing only started making noises. Since the laptop is new I fixed it immediately (bought the warranty and everything). Now the older PC, I tried fixing it myself. I cleaned the fan. And it actually started working again. But now, a week after the cleaning the fan doesn't work at all. The computer has been on for 3 days and it's still working. Just out of curiosity, how long can a computer last before it dies without a CPU fan?

I'm going to buy one today though. Is it enough if I just tell them the stuff that's written on the CPU fan (CPU COOLER - DC 12V / 0.09 A - PL 50S12M) or do I have to measure it? It's around 2.5" long I think. Maybe even less. I'd appreciate any help.

update: OK for no reason whatsoever my fan seemed to have started spinning now. The only difference I noticed is the room temperature. When it wasn't spinning the room was very cold (open window all night). Now it's warmer by at least 7C and it started working for no reason. Does the room temp have anything to do with it?
 

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hi lost and welcome to Techspot

you obviously have an Intel because an AMD system would have shut down if the fan stopped spinning (due the the CPU overheating)

however, certain Intel systems (i'm not sure if some or all) will slow down to a crawl but will still remain on. If the fan stops spinning the HSF turns into a passive cooler, the CPU will downclock itself so that it will not overheat.

as far as what HSF you need to buy to replace it. if you're only going to replace the fan itself (which i dont recommend) then you can pretty much replace it with any 3wired 12v fan of the same size. if your going to replace thewhole HFS unit (which is what you should do) then you need to know the CPU and socket type so that it attaches correctly
 

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My CD Rom wont read the disk any disk , you can hear it trying, then stops , when I go to MY COMPUTER and click the E drive it tells me to insert a disk and opens, what would the problem be? it just started from out of nowhere.
I did this:
REGEDIT4

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class\{4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}]
"UpperFilters"=-
"LowerFilters"=-

[-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Cdr4_2K]

[-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Cdralw2k]

[-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Cdudf]

[-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\UdfReadr]

Also Downloaded a PC fixer and ran it , still no go...
 

A:CD Rom stopped working

Have you tried blowing the dust out of it?

Did you actually delete the entire upper and lower filters registry key or just the value? You need to delete the entire key...see link below.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060/EN-US/
 

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Hi

I play a lot of BF3.

Win 7 had no problems.

But on Win8 I get a lot of bf3.exe have stopped working.

Wonder if its a Win or game problem?

A:BF3.exe have stopped working

I have had the same issue with every Windows 8 release, even now with the RTM. I think it must be driver related

It is also possible that it is a Punkbuster problem. They said that they will have full support for Windows 8 ready on the release day

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Hi. I am running windows vista and recently my internal CD/DVD burner stopped working. In fact, it doesn't even register in 'computer'.
I decided to purchase a new burner but found that my computer is not set up for SATA connection.
So decided to purchase a portable external burner. I plugged it in and it began to set itself up but then the following message appeared.....

Device driver software not successfully installed

Please consult with your device manufacturer for assistance getting this device installed.

USB Mass Storage Device Readyto use

TSSTcorp CDDVDW SE-208DB Device Failed

I have run out of ideas as to what has gone wrong so would appreciate any help with this issue folks.

Thanks in advance, Peterm52
 

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I am running windows vista and recently my internal CD/DVD burner stopped working. In fact, it doesn't even register in 'computer'.
I decided to purchase a new burner but found that my computer is not set up for SATA connection.Click to expand...

I'm guessing you have a desktop that's several years old and has IDE ribbon cables for its drives.

What's the brand name and model name and model number of that computer?

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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 got this problem that a huge amount of my programs on my computer keep on stopping to work.
I can't turn my Norton AntiVirus2010 on.
I can't turn Steam on.
Lots of Itunes stuff has stopped working.
The only real programs that do work are World Of Warcraft and Firefox.
Please help fast.
I've tried the sfc /scan thingy.
Is there any more options?

A:('' has stopped working)

First run an antivirus scan
Download and run malwarebytes

Then right click on taskbar, bring up task manager and make sure that your memory is sufficient and working properly.

Do a clean boot.
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929135

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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

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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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