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Unable to locate <%3 NULL:OpText> ?

Q: Unable to locate <%3 NULL:OpText> ?

I have an external hard drive holding 465 GB and Have used up 100 GB on it mostly with pictures. Precious Precious Pictures. When I try to plug it in one time weird things happen. I can read the hard drive and it says 100Gb is used up but I can only see the first files and there's nothing inside them! Sometimes there are somethings inside sometimes nothing and I can't paste or cut anything into it. When I try to make a new folder or anything It says unable to locate <%3 NULL:OpText>. HEEEELP MEEEE all my precious pictures are in there and I'm a 12 year old who hasn't taken precautions to backup the files. I tried googling it but all I got was use a different pc, ubuntu, Update usb ports and it has the click of death and nothing can be done about it (which I doubt because Some files just pop up at random whenever I plug it in at various times. . I think the files are still in there since it still shows 100 Gb in use but they don't show most of the time. Do I need to have a new usb connector? sometimes the light that shows it's connected switches off. Enough details? HEEEEELP!

Preferred Solution: Unable to locate <%3 NULL:OpText> ?

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A: Unable to locate <%3 NULL:OpText> ?

Gday mate

Have you at any point of the HDD's life just pulled out the USB without going to the menu to safety remove the hardware,
I did the same this where i lost all files on my memory stick of which had my school work ect on it "not happy"

Have you run Norton ghost to see if it can find the corrupt files and recover them?

Once i did this i found that most files i could get back but some were corrupt and couldnt be recovered

Try to defrag the disk aswell

Try norton ghost and post back what happens

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Hey, somebody help me out for this problem.
I am using Java script code. Same code is working in browsers other than IE. 
Thank you

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My client gets an error in IE11 when accessing the client's Amazon (vendor) account. I press F12 and find this: "unable to get property 'getmModelJSON' of undefined or null reference". Also this when I refresh the page: "Unable to get property
'attributes' of undefined or null reference." In particular, I can see that a calendar control where they would pick a date range is not working.
This happens on only this one computer and only in IE; other computers do not have the problem, and the user can open the page perfectly in Chrome. But it is not the user's local profile; I log on as domain admin and get the same issue. I have tried the
1. Clear IE cache & history
2. Reset IE settings
3. Remove & replace IE11 (Programs and Features ? Turn Windows Features on or off ? Uncheck IE 11, reboot, re-check IE11, reboot again, run Windows updates, and reboot. Still no change).
4. Remove & replace Java. Same version as other working computers.
When I search for help on the error, it all leads me to developer forums. But I am not the developer, just IT support for the end user, so I have no control over the source code, and the fact that it occurs on multiple user profiles on a single computer
should tell me that something is awry with IE11 on this one computer. However, this is just a 64-bit Windows 7 Pro computer like almost all the client's 50 computers or my offsite home/office computer and has the same IE11 version as other ... Read more

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I developed reports uing oracle apex which works fine in UAT(All Browsers) but once deployed in Prod it shows the error as
"Unable to get property 'redirect' of undefined or null reference"  in IE11 browser only(Works fine with all other browsers)

Please help me out solving the issue.

Clients when clicked on any of the Oracle apex  "buttons" it is not redirecting instead it is showing such error in console. 

Thanks and Regards, 


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I was trouble shooting a problem with connecting my cellphone to my computer and after reinstalling windows mobile device manager at least 4 times i decided to do a full manual removal of several keys relating to windows CE services and the Windows Mobile Device Center.
i located one specific registry entry that not only cant i remove but that i belive may have been the root of all the issues to begin with and the fact that it cant be overwritten is why the reinstal kept failing
the key is
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows CE Services
this specific key cannot be renamed deleted or even accessed to take ownership.
RegDelNull did not detect any anomolies in the keys name
the exact error i get trying to rename the key
""before deleting any key perminatly i first add a .BAK to the name and reboot to see the effect.""
any way clicking on the key gives the following error
Windows CE Services cannot be opened.
An error is preventing this key from being opened.
Details: The system cannot find the file specified
attempting to take controll of the key gives me an error
The requested security information is either unavailable or can't be displayed.
considering i tried this with both me main account and i even went so far as to enable the built in administrator account with no luck..
basically i need a way to edit the registry at the text file lev... Read more

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So, recently my Dad unknowingly downloaded Ascentive Performance Center, not knowing it was Malware. I removed it.. But now everytime I'm on Firefox and I refresh the page, this thing pops up:Click For ScreenshotErm.. A little help please?Thank you,KonamiYotoEDIT: Alright, fixed it. I just have to re-install Firefox. The Malware destroyed the Flash.

A:Unable To Locate..? o_0

Ok thanks for letting us know.

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Stop: c0000135 (Unable to laocate DLL) The dynamic link library could not be found in the specified path Default.
I am running windows 2000 when i turn on my comp. i get the above message and whe i try to start in safe mode comp. just stops respounding please help
Thnk you

A:Unable to locate DLL

Do you still have the installation CD that you used to install the OS. If so I would try either doing a repair install of the OS by booting to the CD or go to the recovery console by booting to the cd and run a chkdsk /r and see if it can find and repair any bad sectors of the drive that may have been point to the DLL location.

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in windows xp sp2 following error display and startup screen doesnot come.

explorer.exe unable to locate component.
This application has failed to start because normaliz.dll was not found reinstalling the application may fix this problem.

please tell me what to do .

A:Explorer.exe unable to locate


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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:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware 2007\aawservice.exe
C:\Acer\Empowering Technology\ePerformance\MemCheck.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:\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... Read more

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Hi I am trying to fix a friends comp. The "unable to locate component" window pops up for at least 15 processes. Everyone of them is due to "msegvj.dll" is not found. I searched this dll and didn't get any results. When I am able to get to taskman. it lists these processes as running and consuming mem. I am unable to open just about everything except IE,which surprisingly runs. I can't use sys rest. or any other tools. Please help......

A:Unable to locate component

Are you in safe mode?

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I wasn't sure where to post this, but I tried to run one of my games today, and I got a pop-up saying that:

Frozen Throne was unable to locate your CD-ROM drive.
Please make sure your Frozen Throne disc is in your CD-ROM drive, then click on 'Retry'.

I have never gotten this error before, so I right clicked on My Computer > Properties > Hardware > Device Manager. Then under DVD/CD ROM drives is has:

HP DVD Writer 640c

Next to these names there is an icon which has an exclamation point " ! ".

I right clicked on ASUS CD-S480/A5 , then properties and the device status says:

Windows successfully loaded the device driver for this hardware but cannot find the hardware device. (Code 41)

I am not sure what this exactly means, but I cannot load any of my games.

A:Unable to locate CD-ROM drive.

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i did a virus scan and it found an infected file: msnamqt.dll. i had the program remove the file and restart. now i am getting this error: Unable To Locate Component: This application has failed to start because msnamqt.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem. i get this error for just about every application i try and run, the thing is with the exception of i-tunes all of the programs will still run, i just have to click of to this annoying error. how do i fix this problem, other than it being completely annoying for the programs that still run, i need access to i-tunes which i don't have now.

thanks in advance for any help
-Kid Cadaver

can't find this
msnamqt.dll file anywhere
and googling it returns ZERO results
also i have no system restore points available

A:Unable to Locate Component

Try SFC.http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/43051/how-to-use-sfcexe-to-repair-system-files/

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I am getting this error message "ypager.exe - unable to locate dll"

The detail is as follow:

'The dynamic link library YImage.dll could not be found in the spcified path C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Messenger;.;C:\WINNT\system32;C:\WINNT\system;C:\WINNT;.;Y:..'

I had uninstalled yahoo messenger a day ago and then I have been getting it when I reboot the pc.

How do I stop it from giving this message?

Is there a file where I go and remove the info manually?

Thank you.


A:ypager.exe - unable to locate dll help!!!!!


Looks like you're using either WinNT or Win2000, so Msconfig is out of the question. Looks like Regedit is the only other option unless you have something like TweakUI loaded.

Click Start -> Run -> Type Regedit -> Then go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE -> Open the Software key -> Scroll down to Microsoft and open it -> Windows -> Current version -> Run. Check what's starting in the Run key, look for your ypager and delete the reg value. That should sort it out hopefully.

Good luck

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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...



A:sistray.exe - Unable To Locate

What's your OS.

It could be an infection, scan with Malwarebytes and / or SuperAntispyware.

Alternatively, it may just be a video driver problem.
Reinstall / update your SiS drivers.

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I play League of Legends http://www.leagueoflegends.com/ and I have for well over a year and I know that my computer can handle. Then the other day Norton was installed onto my computer for safety, since then whenever clicking play on my launcher a message pops up.
"drwtsn32.exe - Unable To Locate Component
This application has failed to start because dbgeng.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem."
The same problem happened when I tried to click "open" on Doctor Watson. My DxDiag says everything is fine and I believe something is wrong with that, I don't know what to do, if anyone can help it would be greatly appreciated.

Here's the copy of my DxDiag
System Information
Time of this report: 6/1/2011, 17:22:46
Machine name: DEEFAULT
Operating System: Windows XP Professional (5.1, Build 2600) Service Pack 2 (2600.xpsp.051019-1519)
Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
System Manufacturer: Gateway
System Model: W3644
BIOS: )Phoenix - Award WorkstationBIOS v6.00PG
Processor: AMD Sempron(tm) Processor LE-1200, MMX, 3DNow, ~2.1GHz
Memory: 896MB RAM
Page File: 658MB used, 837MB available
Windows Dir: C:\WINDOWS
DirectX Version: DirectX 9.0c (4.09.0000.0904)
DX Setup Parameters: Not found
DxDiag Version: 5.03.2600.2180 32bit Unicode

DxDiag Notes
DirectX Files Tab: No problems found.
Display Tab 1: No problems found.
Sound Tab 1: No problems fou... Read more

A:Unable to Locate Component

Your first move should be to turn on Windows Update and get your system updated. You are still on SP2 which is no longer supported by Microsoft, the Windows Update will get you up to SP3. That alone may cure the problem.

Follow this guide to slipstream your copy of XP with SP3, that can then be used to run the System File Checker which will replace any missing or damaged files.


To run the system file checker Click on Start and type sfc /scannow (exactly as written here with the gap) into the search box and hit enter. Follow the prompts and insert the slipstreamed disc when requested.

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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

A:Bios unable to locate HD

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I keep having a message pop up saying:

firefox.exe - Unable to Locate Component

This application has failed to start because xpcom_core.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.

I am not very computer literate. What is this message talking about and how can I fix it??

A:Unable to Locate Component Please help!

Welcome to TSF,


I would recommend that you follow the steps that it tells you in the error message. [qoute]Re-installing the application may fix this problem.[/quote] Try this first and then see if that fixes the issue.


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When I start up my computer a window pops up and states: KTKernel unable to locate. what is this file and what does it do and is it important? I just started using DSL and it is not working correctly therefore, I thought maybe it had something to do with this missing file...... thanks for your time.

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I've recently come across some trojans that were found by Symantec Endpoint Protection and Avira auto-scans. The notifications popped up after I brought my laptop out of hibernation (which is how I normally leave it when unused).

Symantec tells me that cleaning and quarantining was not successful with a handful of the trojans and is located under:

C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Symantec\ ________

but I cannot find them.

I am currently running Firefox 3.6.3

Any help would be greatly appreciated,
Thank you,


A:Unable to Locate Trojans

Hello,did Avira say they were quarantined?? Do you have these 2 AV's active??C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Symantec\_______ <<---- This is what it shows as a location??Let's gt another opinion...Next run MBAM (MalwareBytes):Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (v1.46) and save it to your desktop.Before you save it rename it to say zztoy.exe alternate download link 1alternate download link 2MBAM may "make changes to your registry" as part of its disinfection routine. If using other security programs that detect registry changes (ie Spybot's Teatimer), they may interfere or alert you. Temporarily disable such programs or permit them to allow the changes.Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:Update Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareLaunch Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareThen click Finish.MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before performing a scan.If an update is found, the program will automatically update itself. Press the OK button to close that box and continue.If you encounter any problems while downloading the definition updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to install.On the Scanner tab:Make sure the "Perform Quick Scan" option is selected.Then ... Read more

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I am getting this error
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.

whenever i try to open any thing in Administrative tools. Whats causing this problem?

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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.

A:Unable to locate component

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I just installed yahoo online protection and i try to run the anti virus scan and this message pops up " this application has failed to start because ISafeIf.dll was not found" What can i do to fix this?

A:unable to locate ISafeIf.dll

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I was browsing the net the other day and window popped up saying that AVG had detected a virus in C:/Documents and Settings and that a scan should be run to get rid of it. I shut down all of my programs and ran the anti-virus to search in C:/Documents and Settings. It came up empty. I then checked for updates, found one, and then restarted AVG and had it scan the whole C drive while I did some housework and showered. Coming back to the computer about an hour later I saw that AVG had "Encountered an unknown error and had to be terminated". Ok I thought, so I restarted the computer and ran AVG again and let it run while doing my homework. Again, it crashed!

Is there something wrong with my virus scan and what else can I do? I will post a HJT log asap.

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:\Program Files\Executive Software\DiskeeperWorkstation\DKService.exe
C:\Program Files\Logitech\iTouch\iTouch.exe
C:\Program Files\Grisoft\AVG6\avgcc32.exe
C:\Program Files\HP\HP Software Update\HPWuSchd.exe
C:\Program Files\HP\hpcoretech\hpcmpmgr.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:\Program Files\AIM\aim.exe
C:\Program Files\ATI Multimedia\main\ATIMMC.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\Program Files\HP\hpcoretech\comp\hpdarc.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Brian Tran\Desktop\HijackThis.exe

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Recently i had my hard drive reformatted & since then I cannot access certain www addresses which I know are valid.

I operate XP + Norton.

My XP firewall is switched off in preference to Norton.

I thought it could be a firewall issue & therefore disaled the firewall - no luck.

Can anybody help me please?

Interestingly, I sent teh www address to my Dad to see if he can access - a hyperlink appeared on the sent message & I can then actually access the www address!

I am confused!! Please help.

Many thanks

A:IE6 unable to locate various known www addresses


You may have an issue with DNS resolution of specific sites. This happens from time to time, and is normally an ISP issue. Let's see this:

Start, Run, CMD

TRACERT <URL of problem site>

<URL of problem site> is the actual URL of the site you're having issues with.

Right click in the command prompt, use Select All, and paste the results into a message here.


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Good Day Friends,

I have an application installed on a Windows 7 machine at office. The application installs VS 2008 Redistributable files during its installations. The installation works fine.

On the launch, the application crashes. On reviewing the Event Viewer, I can see "MFC90U.dll" listed under one of the "Data" tags.

I tried copying all the MS 2008 related files and manifests to the local directory. This also didn't work.

There are other products on the machine which are supposedly using earlier versions on VS Redistributable files. These applications work fine.

Is there any chance that the co-existence of the multiple versions of the VS Redistributable files is causing any issues?

Is there any way of specifying manifests in the local directory for the missing DLLs so that application can locate them?

Please advice. I am stuck on it for 3 days now.

Thanks & Regards!
Pankaj Dwivedi.

A:Application is unable to locate MFC90U.dll and others

Before doing anything else I would reinstall or repair install (if the app supports it)
The application that is the source of the error.
You may want to run the setup or installer file as an admin and temporarily disabling UAC for the duration of the repair/reinstall.

It sounds like the file simply didn't write.

You can also try installing the latest visual C++ library and see if that resolves your problem.
Download Details - Microsoft Download Center - Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package (x86)

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I've been put on a scavenger hunt this past week in an attempt to get my laptop to at least get to the login page but have come to dead end after dead end. It started off with an "UNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME" message followed by 4 hexadecimal numbers, one of which being 0xc0000006. I was able to get past this point by popping in my XP Pro cd and running a repair. Upon rebooting my computer I received a error message that had the header "lsass.exe - Unable to Locate Component" with the message "This application has failed to start because" I was able to access my harddrive and replaced the lsass.exe file with a copy off my father's working computer but it still wouldn't read. Finally I did a repair install of XP and got the same lsass.exe error message on top of the regular setup screen. Since the setup seemed to be active (the screen went through a series of slides explaining how great the new XP is!) the 39 minute setup was still going over 90 minutes after it originally started. When the lsass.exe error box is closed, the computer automatically restarts.

Please help, my computer's warranty expired only a few weeks ago so I haven't been able to get any help from Dell support and I'm really running out of options!

A:Unable to Locate Component - lsass.exe

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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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Recently, I began experiencing frequent pop-up messages stating that the SSAUTORN.EXE app failed to start because ccL60U.dll was not found. Some Google messages indicate this may be linked to a problem with Norton (I have Norton IS 2008 installed). Any way to get rid of this annoying pop-up?

A:SSAUTORN.EXE-Unable to Locate Component

Hi. The short answer is "Yes" get rid of norton there is plenty of freeware out there that does afar better job.

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Whenever I try and run some programs now, I get the error:

"This application has failed to start because MSCVP70.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this provlem."

Any idea's?

A:Unable To Locate Component - MSVCP70.dll

Which programs cause this error?

You can download MSVCP70.dll from http://www.driverfiles.net/page,dll,show,136.html

There are a few suggestions here regarding .NET and ffdshow that you might want to look at.

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Please can someone help. I know this won't be the prettiest log, but any help on all matters would be grateful but in particular....

I am getting this message every time the computer is restarted. "AppleSyncNotifier.exe unable to locate component. This application has failed to start because CoreFoundation.dll was not found. Reinstalling the apple may fix this problem". Then this window pops up with "Error loading c:/windows/exelecuguvek.dll The specified module could not be found".

This started yesterday after downloading the latest version of Itunes. I need this latest version for my DS new Ipad so cannot uninstall. I have Googled and people are posting their HijackThis logs and I would prefer to do this here, as I think I may understand the responses

So here it is, if someone could help, it would be fab.
Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 09:18:22, on 12/08/2010
Platform: Windows Vista SP2 (WinNT 6.00.1906)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6002.18005)
Boot mode: Normal
Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MSASCui.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashDisp.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Java\Java Update\jusched.exe
C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Sidebar\sidebar.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Med... Read more

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WebWorks.exe -Unable to Locate Components
Everytime I start my computer this error box comes up
Inside the message is '
wwwcore.dll reinstall

I don't have clue what needs to be reinstalled.. ?? how do I find out or make the error message go away

A:Weborks.exe - Unable to Locate Components

Hi and welcome

* Click here to download HJTsetup.exe.
Save HJTsetup.exe to your desktop.

Double click on the HJTsetup.exe icon on your desktop.
By default it will install to C:\Program Files\Hijack This.
Continue to click Next in the setup dialogue boxes until you get to the Select Addition Tasks dialogue.
Put a check by Create a desktop icon then click Next again.
Continue to follow the rest of the prompts from there.
At the final dialogue box click Finish and it will launch Hijack This.
Click on the Do a system scan and save a log file button. It will scan and then ask you to save the log.
Click Save to save the log file and then the log will open in notepad.
Click on "Edit > Select All" then click on "Edit > Copy" to copy the entire contents of the log.
Come back here to this thread and Paste the log in your next reply.
DO NOT have Hijack This fix anything yet. Most of what it finds will be harmless or even required.

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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"?>
<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="">Ad-Aware.exe</fileVersion>
<progamRelease>Free Edition</progamRelease>
<defFile>C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\core.aawdef</defFile>
<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>
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I see PrivitzeVPN on my connection options. I tried to search for it in my programs but was unable to find it. If anyone could please help me figure out how to delete it from my computer.

A:Unable To Locate PrivitizeVPN Files

Hello Cid19those are strange symptoms but I do not think it has to do with malwareI want you to first go to the computers website and download the drivers for the touchpad and try to reinstall themI need to get some reports to get a base to start from so I need you to run these programs first.-DeFogger-Please download DeFogger to your desktop.

Double click DeFogger to run the tool.
The application window will appear Click the Disable button to disable your CD Emulation drivers Click Yes to continue A 'Finished!' message will appear Click OKDeFogger may ask you to reboot the machine, if it does - click OKDo not re-enable these drivers until otherwise instructed.-Security Check-Download Security Check by screen317 from here.Save it to your Desktop.Double click SecurityCheck.exe and follow the onscreen instructions inside of the black box.A Notepad document should open automatically called checkup.txt; please post the contents of that document.-Download DDS-Please download DDS from one of the links below and save it to your desktop:
Download DDS and save it to your desktop

Double-Click on dds.scr and a command window will appear. This is normal.Shortly after two logs will appear:
DDS.txt Attach.txtA window will open instructing you save & post the logsSave the logs to a convenient place such as your desktopCopy the contents of both logs & post in your next replyinformation and logsIn your next post I need the following

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Does any one know how to fix this?
"This application has failed to start because clL35.dll was not found. Re-installing the applicatiom may fix this problem"
Any suggestions?

A:NSCSRVCE.EXE - unable to locate component

NSCSRVCE.EXE is a process belonging to Norton Internet Security Suite
You might try reinstalling it.

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Hi guys:

We have 3 computers connected to a hub forming a LAN using a DSL modem for shared internet access. One of the computers is a server and the other 2 are clients. A few weeks ago, one of the clients began receiving a recurring message: "Netscape unable to locate server xxxx" (the x's represent any website). Prior to a few weeks ago, no problem. We have attempted just about every trick in the book (reinstalling Netscape, removing and reinstalling everything in "Network", checking TCP/IP stacks, etc.). You name it, we tried it. We are using Internetshare's "All_Aboard" software. We've corresponding with them on numerous occasions, but they have no answers. We've browsed Netscape's online knowledge base at: http://help.netscape.com/ with no luck. What are 3 perplexed techies to do? As we said, only one client on this small LAN is afflicted with that dreaded error message. If someone has asolution, he/she will be given an all-expense paid vacation to the Bill Gate's estate. (just kidding) Seriously, any ideas are greatly appreciated.

Thanks in advance.


Did you try reinstalling the NIC on the client? Are you running NT/2000? If so, how is the administration set up? Was there one point in time a few weeks ago when it suddenly stopped finding the server? Where or what was the client doing? Or just out of the blue one morning when user logged in?

The Don

To all who pass through, instead of around, the journey makes the end very sweet indeed.

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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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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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Hi all,

Don't know if any of you can help...

I recently downloaded something but the file didn't save to the usual place. Instead, the file has been saved to a place on my PC which I am finding impossible to locate (the downloading was successfully completed after a short while by-the-way)

According to the program I used to download the file it has been saved to...

C:\Documents and Settings\user\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5

(I'm not sure why the file was saved here!)

When I go to C:\Documents and Settings\ I am unable to find the 'User' folder and so cannot goto (or see) the other folders where this file has been saved. The only folder I can see in Documents and Settings is 'All Users'

If any one of you can help I would be most appriciated.


C h r e d g e.

A:Unable to locate downloaded file

I'm guessing the folder is hidden, in explorer tried going to 'tools - folder options - View (tab) - and click show hidden files and folders'

You should be able to get there now.

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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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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:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\AAWService.exe
C:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI.ACE\cli.exe
C:\Program Files\Verizon\McciTrayApp.exe
C:\Program Files\Verizon\VSP\VerizonServicepoint.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
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A:whatever i open up.exe - Unable To Locate Component

Can anybody help me please

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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:


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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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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!

A:AOLacsd.exe Unable to Locate Component

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I deleted AOL because too invasive. On start up of computer get message.
IPHSend.exe unable to locate component.

This application has failed to start because xprt5.dll was not found. Reinstalling the application
may fix the problem.

I press enter and passes the warning and computer works fine. Realize xprt5.dll is from AOL. How do I get IPHSend.exe to stop recognizing xprt5.dll. Have Registry Fix and have run it but still occurs each time I turn computer on. Very annoying.

Thanks Marvin

A:Iphsend.exe Unable To Locate Component

My initial thought after looking up what IPHSend.exe is here, and seeing that the .exe has a location you can delete it. The location according to the Bleeping Computer Startup Database is C:\Program Files\Common Files\AOL\IPHSend\Be (AOHell) SafeDa Bleepin AniMod, Animal

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This was a post from another member with exactly the same problem as I have, but the thread has expired and the posting is closed. Here it is...

Hi there,
I'm trying to get my wireless turned back on after using an Ethernet connection at work. It's a Latitude E5400. The message I'm getting is that the DW WLAN Card is still disabled and to use the DW WLAN Utility to enable it. There is no icon in my notification area and I cannot seem to locate this "Utility". I'm assuming I'm missing a driver or something.



A:Unable to locate DW WLAN Utility

can we see an ipconifg /all and a device manager screen shot

what windows version do you have
- you should be able to use the windows wireless utility

in device manager> network adapters >- you should be able to right click on the network adapter and enable it
Device Manager
Post back the results in device manager
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to copy the program across to the faulty PC
Start > control Panel {Vista set to classic view}> system > {Vista, device manager on left hand side} {XP hardware Tab, device manager button} >
windows 7
start > control panel> System and Security> Device Manager

network adaptors, click on the + > post back the devices listed there
are there any ! ? or X
post a screen shot of the device manager - network adapters

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
Full details are here http://library.techguy.org/wiki/TSG_Posting_a_Screenshot

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