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Windows apin & features of Photoshop stopped working...

Q: Windows apin & features of Photoshop stopped working...

Heya,

I have Photoshop CS.
The 'Type tool' in Photoshop has stopped working & Windows Paint wont load up at all. Brings up the error screen 'Paint has encountered a problem & needs to close'
Ive uninstalled Photosop twice still with no joy. And I cant find Paint in the Windows component menu to unintsall it.
If anyone has any advice this would be great
cheers

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A: Windows apin & features of Photoshop stopped working...

Opps sorry that was meant to say 'Windows 'Paint' & features of photoshop stopped working'
excuse my bad typing

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Recently I've discovered that Win 7 taskbar icon features such as displaying progress by color or showing media player controls (play, pause) that support it. It seems applications can not make calls to windows 7 taskbar features because it's a global problem and not just with one application. For example: Media Controls of MusicBee, Spotfiy and TeraCopy's copy/move progress coloring as an icon background. I'm using the default Aero theme.

Music Bee looks like this:
It should have Cover Art and play/pause/stop controls beneath it. Also it's just not related to Music Bee only.

Any way I can fix this?

A:Windows 7 Taskbar Features Stopped Working

Download, install declining trial, update then Run a full scan with Malwarebytes and SUPERAntiSpyware, run System File Checker to test system files, then continue with the other Troubleshooting Steps for Windows 7 reporting back as you go for possible other steps.

If you have a bloated AV, uninstall to test one of the recommended free lightweight ones which will not interfere.

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I installed Photoshop 7.0 about 6 months ago with Windows 7, 64-bit operating system. It successfully installed and I have been using it with no issues. Over this weekend, it just stopped working and I get the following error:

"Unable to continue because of a hardware or system error. Sorry, but this error is unrecoverable."

I have uninstalled Photoshop and tried to reinstall it but still have the same issue.

A:Photoshop 7.0 stopped working with Windows 7, 64-bit

mreese,

1.Have you tried using one of your System Restore points PRIOR to your current problem occurring?

System Restore

2.Have you checked in Event Viewer?

To check for problems you need to do the following.

Event viewer.





Quote:
Type eventvwr in search and go to the windows log>application tab.
Look for errors that have red in the left hand column that say anything relating to the CURRENT problem.
When you find any make a screenshot and upload them to us.


http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/w...s-Event-Viewer
3. Google is your friend.
Done a search???

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I installed Photoshop CS5 last week and began my tutorials on Adobe to learn how to access all the 'What's New' featues in Photoshop CS5. It didn't take long to realize these functions were not available to me. The short-cuts don't work or the options are grayed out.
I have contacted NVIDIA, Adobe, and NAPP Help Desk (as I am a member of NAPP) with no results in solving my problem.

The video card I have is on the approved list with Adobe and everyone at Adobe and NAPP says it should work and access all features in Photoshop. NVIDIA SAYS I NEED A QUADRO FX 1800 video cared. NAPP people say "NO". I don't need that expensive a card.

SO, To the best of my ablity, here is the information you may need to assist/help me. I sure hope someone out there can help.

I may need to upgrade my current video card, NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT (with latest updated drivers) to MAXAMIZE all functions of Photoshop CS5 without overkill.

My OS is:
Windows XP Home Edition SP3 32 bit
Intel (R) Core (TM)2 Duo CPU
E6850 @ 3.00GHz
3.00 GHz
4GG RAM

I believe the video card I have is not allowing me to access any of the new features in Photoshop. (With or without OpenGL feature checked or unchecked) They are either grayed out or the short cuts don’t work. I need you to advise me if this line of thinking is correct. The tools I have tried and can’t access are:
Rotate View tool,
Sampling Ring,
HUE Color Picker,
Drag and Drop from Mini Bridge.
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A:Solved: All OpenGL Features in Photoshop CS5 not working

I completely uninstalled my drivers and re-installed them This fixed the problem.........
 

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Hi,

I have IE7 and suddenly some features stopped working.


1) Home page tab functions except the anti-phishing filter has red X and states " Phishing filter can't check site because Microsoft online service is temporarily unavailable". Filter is enabled.

2) When next tab is open nothing works on the toolbar, it's frozen. Plus the tab hangs and will not close.

3) Opening the browser takes several minutes to display (also Roboform). When I attempt to close browser it hangs or completely freezes.

Besides frustrating, I'm at a loss figuring out what is wrong.
Someone please help


Thanks
woody2

A:IE7-very frustrating...some features stopped working!

Hello Woody2

Try and open IE in safe mode, and see if you get the same problems..

Click Start, All Programs, Accessories, System Tools, and click on Internet explore (No Add ons)

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HI,

I have Photoshop Cs5 x32 and x64 installed, but x64 has stopped working, while x32 runs fine.

I actually only use x64, so I have a problem - can you please help.

I have many "actions" and "presets" installed, so re-installing the program would be a last resort.This is the message I get:

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: Photoshop.exe
Application Version: 12.0.4.0
Application Timestamp: 4d9d8f8e
Fault Module Name: ntdll.dll
Fault Module Version: 6.1.7601.17725
Fault Module Timestamp: 4ec4aa8e
Exception Code: c0000005
Exception Offset: 000000000003bd26
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.256.48
Locale ID: 1033
Additional Information 1: a0f7
Additional Information 2: a0f784984722f85de1e83e06bb86af34
Additional Information 3: c173
Additional Information 4: c17379d202b811c3d79b6b4c34274995

Read our privacy statement online:
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=104288&clcid=0x0409

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

Hope you can help.

Many thanks & regards

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Hello,
Recently while I am working with Photoshop (CS4 64-bit) the window appears saying "Photoshop has stopped working". Once the program crashes I can't re-open it because the same "stopped working" windows appears on start-up. I haven't been using any other software but the same problem twice appeared with MS Word.
I bought computer 2 weeks ago so I don't want to re-install Windows after such short time.

This problem seems to appear after I installed Wacom Intuos 4 tablet. I tried to uninstall Wacom drivers and install older ones but it didn't seem to have effect or I didn't uninstall all Wacom drivers. I is hard to say coz Device manager often doesn't show all Wacom drivers installed.

Do you have any suggestions to this problem?

A:Photoshop CS4 stopped working

If this problem is happening with Word and now CS4 that's an indication with an impending problem with the system. If the system is still under warranty you might have the service department look it over.

By the way what version of Word are you using?

Also can you provide us some system specs?

Thanks.

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I get this error message every time i try and open it, Re-installing it doesn't seem to work and i have no idea what todo next.. My drivers are up to date so microsoft say when i searched for an update..

Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks.
 

A:' Photoshop CS6 Has stopped working '

To help us help you,please use the TSG System Info tool to let Tech's know the specs of your computer: http://static.techguy.org/download/SysInfo.exe Copy and paste the results here in your thread. You can use the TSG Info to fill in your computer information in your user profile as well.

Also, if its a brand name system like an Acer,Dell or HP, please post the exact model of the system.
 

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I have a Pentium 4 3Ghz with 1 MB ram running XP SP2.

I had loaded Adobe Photoshop 5.0 from an original CD a few months ago. It used to
work well. As of a few week's ago, it does not work. It shows a message "Unable
to load PSUT9532.dll Photoshp will not be able to support 16bit plu-ins. Continue
launching Y/N? If I tried to continue, it puts up a blank window and frees. The
strange thing is psut9532.dll exists in the program files/ adobe photoshop directory.

I uninstalled the program. When I used the CD now to re-install, it does not work.
The set-up.exe does not run at all.

The issue is repeatable on two computers I have that run XP. One other computer
I have with Windows ME, adobe photoshop 5.0 runs fine and the set-up CD loads fine
also.

My theory is that there was an recent update to XP lately that caused this incompatibility?
Out of ideas and confused! I would like to photo editing back without spending a
lot for an upgrade.
 

A:PhotoShop 5.0 stopped working with XP

I would download a good copy of the DLL and replace all instances of it on your computer after a full search. Keep the old ones in the recycle bin so you at least can trace where they came from and restore them if other programs have problems. There are many sites like this: http://www.dlldump.com/download-dll-files_new.php/dllfiles/P/Psut9532.dll/3.0.42/download.html

Windows has a sharing system for utility files like DLLs. It should be a simple matter of the first program that installs a particular file being the only repository and other programs share that one. It never seems to work exactly as I anticipate. Photoshop may or may not be using the one in the folder. And that DLL might or might not have been removed and reloaded when you uninstalled and reinstalled the program. Another approach is to uninstall, remove the Photoshop folder and then reinstall. That will probably put a good version of the DLL on the computer.

It would also seem that a DLL starting with ps would be used only for Photoshop. That is probably true but you can’t count on that either. Search didn’t’ find it on my C drive at all, so CS must be using a different method of running 16 bit.
 

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Hi,
please help i have photoshop cs3 extended, pse elements 7 and photoshop cs5 extended which is part of the adobe master collection, all were working fine untill i did a windows update. now when i launch the above programs as they hit initialization sequence
on opening dialogue i get a windows message which just shuts it down saying there is a problem but no clue as to what it is. i am stuck???
regards dave of suedav art

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So I finally get my new computer in, which is running on my new 64-bit Vista. I install my favorite program, Photoshop CS3, and decide to try it out a bit. It works just fine. Then I decide to install my tablet which comes included with all my photoshop plug-ins.

This is where everything gets awesome. As I'm starting back up Photoshop I get hit with this.

If you notice, it freezes right as the plug-ins are being put in. I found out that the life-ruining box invading my startup is called DEP. So I tried to disable it going through the command prompt. Everything happened the way it was supposed to happen. I got some sort of success message, and when I checked the DEP status it said that it was disabled. So I try to start up photoshop again. Still, it pops up. I restart my computer after disabling it again. Still, it pops up. If I'm about to hear that I can't use Photoshop with plug-ins because of this 64-bit crap, I'll send my computer back right now.

Is there anything I can possibly do to get this to work?

A:Photoshop CS3 has stopped working

If you notice, it freezes right as the plug-ins are being put in. I found out that the life-ruining box invading my startup is called DEP. So I tried to disable it going through the command prompt. Everything happened the way it was supposed to happen. I got some sort of success message, and when I checked the DEP status it said that it was disabled. So I try to start up photoshop again. Still, it pops up. I restart my computer after disabling it again. Still, it pops up. If I'm about to hear that I can't use Photoshop with plug-ins because of this 64-bit crap, I'll send my computer back right now.




Hello CouldBeJesus,

Welcome to the forums.

You can disable DEP for a particular program by going to the start menu/control panel (classic view). Click on 'advanced system settings'. Under 'Performance' click settings. 'Data Execution Prevention' tab. There is a warning in the help files that this 'could' allow a virus to enter the computer through the program. It also suggests looking for an update to your program before disabling. Hope it works.

Gary

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i started getting this message every time i close photoshop. any one know a fix for it
 

A:adobe photoshop cs4 has stopped working

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Hi,
Today I deleted Norton antivirus and installed the comcast free version of McAfee anti virus. Hours later when I needed to use Elements it would start but then just sit there forever and never fully load. This happened time and again even after rebooting. Finally I uninstalled Elements and tried to reinstall it. But when I click on the install button it just sits there. I have disabled Mcafee and still no luck. I've rebooted a number of times and still no luck. I'm running XP Home with all the latest updates and a gig of memory. Any help would be GREATLY appreciated.
 

A:Photoshop Elements stopped working

Which version(s) of Norton ??
Which version of Elements ??
Did you use the "tool" to remove all of Norton ???

Does this fit your version of Norton ?? ...
http://service1.symantec.com/SUPPOR...ew=docid&dtype=&prod=&ver=&osv=&osv_lvl=&seg=
 

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I know this must have been posted here somewhere i just can't find it. i've been online all morning trying to find a solution to this issue. this is the only program i'm having this issue with. its a new computer i got in dec and i have anti virus software and i've done numerous scans. the adobe site doesn't help at all.

has anyone else had this issue and how did you solve it?

thx!!

A:adobe photoshop cs4 has stopped working

Have you tried uninstalling it then reinstalling it...

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Hello everyone, and thanks in advance.

Using Photoshop 7.01 for Windows, I cannot do now what I have done hundreds of times before: add Type to an image.

Old images with type can be edited with no problem. But with all new files created, the type does not appear on the image. (I have been in the RGB mode).

The only possible cause of the problem (that I can think of) is that I have been using InDesign recently, and perhaps (in InDesign) I have changed the color mode in repsonse to a dialogue box.

I'm perplexed and anxious-- I need my Type Tool to work!.

Suggestions deeply appreciated.

--RB
 

A:Photoshop 7 -- Type Tool Stopped Working

I’ve never had InDesign mess with my PS settings.

In the toolbar are the little boxes arranged with the black box upper left and the white box lower right? Or is the type color you have selected in the upper left box. If the white is in the upper left you print white. The two tiny boxes below and to the left will switch it back if you just want black and white. The double arrows above and to the right will swap the background and foreground.

I hope it is as simple as that.
 

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Hey all, thanks ahead of time for taking a look!

I've had this problem with Adobe Photoshop Extended (CS4 Version 11.0) and Microsoft Paint for about a month now. Anytime I try to "save" or "save as" with either of these programs, Vista produces the "[Photoshop or Paint] has stopped working - Windows is checking for a solution" error. It then, after maybe 15 seconds or so, says "[Photoshop or Paint] has stopped working - A problem caused the program to stop working correctly. Windows will close the program and notify you if a solution is available."

This happens when I try to save ANYTHING on either of these programs, but it is restricted to only these two programs. Everything else, including all Microsoft Office software and even irfanview, which is another image editing software, work flawlessly. I do not believe that I downloaded any software prior to this problem. I've searched all over the internet for a solution but I can only find people having trouble saving as JPGs, but I cannot save at all with these programs, normally I can find someone who has solved the same problem and I follow their steps but this has absolutely stumped me. Any help would be GREATLY appreciated!!!!!!

I know that some of these have no correlation to the actual issue, but I figured it's worth a shot. Here's all that I've tried to fix it -
-Reinstalled Photoshop
-Complete System Virus Scan via ESET NOD32 4.0.437.0
-Complete System Virus Scan via ... Read more

A:[SOLVED] Cannot Save in Photoshop or Paint (Has Stopped Working)

You have Avast & ESET both installed?

Remove Avast using Removal Tool --> http://files.avast.com/files/eng/aswclear.exe

Re-boot upon completion.

Update ESET NOD32 installation to v4.2.40.0 --> http://www.eset.com/download

Re-boot.

Test Photoshop, Paint, Word, others again.

Regards. . .

jcgriff2

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hi
my computer recently suffered from start up issue which i resolved a week ago, and untill yesterday it was working fine. this morning when i started my PC i encounter a list of problems.
1. background and theme had been reset
2. start menu had been cleared of applications
3. when i right click and click on the 'new' tab the tab just says (empty)
4. i can no longer pin items to the task bar and all of my original shortcuts have been removed
5. can change basic folder settings like making hidden files visible
6. some of my recently installed applications don't show up under all programs
7. some of my start up services don't starts up like steam and orgin
the computer is still usable i can get around them by using desktop items
is some one could please help it will be great
other wise i will have to reinstall windows... again...

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What is the version of windows 7? It may say in the bottom right corner of the screen "build 6100" or something.

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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

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:
E:\Windows\system32\en-US\erofflps.txt

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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Hello,

Just recently, all of my Windows 8 programs are not working, it won't run. Programs such as in the picture below are not working, music, Skype, Camera, Mail, People, Messaging, Calendar, Finance, Weather, Maps, OneDrive, etc. Usually when I hit function key and camera key, the Camera will show up but now it won't show.

Also, there is this pop up message when I try to open music with Windows 8 Music player, as shown on the picture.

It says, invalid value for registry. But I can still open musics and videos with iTunes and VLC though. Just the Music player and Video player built-in on Windows 8 is not working.

A:All Windows 8 Features Not Working

Hello Sparkles,

Since this has just recently happened, you might see if doing a system restore using a restore point dated before this happened may be able to quickly undo and fix it for you.

System Restore - How to Do in Windows 8

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I have a cintiq companion 2 which works like a normal laptop, it's still stuck on the 100% working on features and it won't restart we tried to shut it down twice already. Or if I did it's still going to the update screen and getting stuck there.

A:Windows 8.1 stuck on 100% working on features

Please explain what you mean by "stuck on 100% working on features".
 
Are you receiving any error messages?  If you are, please post the exact error message in your topic.
 
Is the computer searching for updates or trying to install them?

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I have a cintiq companion 2 which works like a normal laptop, it's still stuck on the 100% working on features and it won't restart we tried to shut it down twice already. Or if I did it's still going to the update screen and getting stuck there.

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Hi, I recently upgraded my PC from Vista to Windows 7.

The update took a while, but so far it has been well worth it. Photoshop worked just fine on Vista when I used it, and so far it has worked perfectly fine on 7. On the other hand, I am stuck in a spot where I keep crashing it and have not found a work around. Now I am wondering if this is related to Windows 7 or something just specific to Photoshop(I have never got it to crash before).

I am a student taking a Photoshop class, so this isn't some hardcore project or anything. I am following a lesson straight out of Adobe's Photoshop CS4 Classroom in a book, book....

Specifically the lesson 9, where we take a smart object, rasterize it, then apply it to a vanishing point filter. It is on this step where I drag a flat image and Photoshop converts it to appear like it belongs on a box, that Photoshop freezes, and windows makes it close down with no other option.

I know I put some technical stuff about photoshop here and this is a windows forum. I just thought maybe someone here would be knowledgeable on both subjects.

If anyone has some suggestions on ways to fix this please let me know. I know I could just stop doing it, but maybe there are other people who reproduce this error or something.

Thanks, Nick

A:Photoshop CS4 - "has stopped working"

Hello Nick, and welcome to the forums.

I'm not liking the sounds of the upgrade, possibly remnants of Vista having an effect on your system, but can not be definite on that.

Have you tried reinstalling Photoshop?

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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 am having problems with win xp and yahoo browser. System is extremely slow, cannot get search to work on windows(click on it in start menu and it doesn't freeze but doesn't bring up search menu) All of my browser customizations have reset. here is my HJT log.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 2:50:06 PM, on 12/27/2006
Platform: Windows XP SP1 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\CTsvcCDA.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\nvsvc32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\PROGRA~1\Yahoo!\browser\ybrwicon.exe
C:\Program Files\Filseclab\xfilter\xfilter.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_09\bin\jusched.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\rundll32.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Filseclab\FilMsg.exe
C:\Program Files\hijackthis\HijackThis.exe

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Bar = http://red.clientapps.yahoo.com/cus.../sbcydsl/*http://www.yahoo.com/search/ie.html
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = http://red.clientapps.yahoo.com/customize/ie/defaults/sp/sbcydsl/*http://www.yahoo.com
R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://att.yahoo.com/
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://att.yahoo.com
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main... Read more

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Hello :

I have connected my Finepix AX300 camera to my computer via USB port.

My ASUS computer (with Windows 7 Home Premium) is recognizing the pictures via Windows Photo Viewer - I can bring up on screen my photos. However, when I clicked on 'File' I found that all the features (except delete and exit') were grayed out : when I clicked on 'copy' for example, nothing happened.

I also tried bringing up the photos with Irfanview, but again ran into a roadblock : I could see the primary folder for my Finepix AX300 camera, but was unable to access the subfolders containing the pictures.

Can anyone help me get access to my pictures with a view to copying and printing them?

Any assistance would be much appreciated.

Robert
 

A:Solved: Windows Photo Viewer features not working

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I put up a post a few weeks back with the problem that the Windows Features On/Off only displays a blank page.

A fix from Microsoft was to try this:

reg delete HKLM\COMPONENTS /v StoreDirty

OK, did that but still the same problem.

Now I am getting an error code 80073712 that relates to windows update not working any more. A search on Google reveals that this is also associated to the first problem with the following advice:

SYMPTOMS
When you try to install Windows Vista updates or components, you may experience the following symptoms:• When you try to install an update by using the Windows Update Web site, you receive an error message that includes the following error code:
0x80073712
The update does not install.
• When you click Turn Windows features on or off in the "Programs and Features" Control Panel item, the Windows Features dialog box is empty. No features are shown.

RESOLUTION
To resolve this problem, follow these steps:1. Click Start, type cmd in the Start Search box, and then click Command Prompt under Programs.

If you are prompted for an administrator password or for a confirmation, type the password, or click Allow.

Note If you do not have administrator rights and permissions, start the Command Prompt program by right-clicking Command Prompt, clicking Run as administrator, and then typing administrator credentials.
2. At the command prompt, type the following command, and then press ENTER:
reg delete HKLM\COMPONENT... Read more

A:Solved: Updater not working and Windows Features On/Off still blank.

Finally got onto a Microsoft techie in Sydney Australia who advised that yes, this 80073712 error was a "known bug" and no, MS had not as yet come up with a fix for it and that yes, he was aware that the suggested resolution on the MS link did not in fact actually correct the problem and that no, he could not give me any further advice ...... thanks for da money, you are now on your own!

OK, did a fast reinstall of Vista, all well again and problems fixed but what a way to have to solve it!!
 

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My daughters Dell 1520 Inspiron laptop has begun to work strangely over the past week. First she noticed it wouldn't go into hibernatre mode. I can't get the windows update program to run, it open in IE and then says "it cannot display the webpage." Then the start toobar at the bottom went to a "grey" colour and her wireless internet wouldn't connect (or I coudn't get ethernet to work either) - searching for IP address all the time. Browser seems to be redirecting to other pages as well, not the ones we are searching for. Also when the grey toolbar showed up her sound went. Sometimes if she is lucky when she reboots the normal toolbar returns with sound and she can connect to the internet. We have run several programs - spybot search and destroy, malware bytes, and superantispyware - all have found problems and fixed them, but system problems still remain. Have run a hyjack this file and will attach. Any help would be greatly apprecaited :0) Thank You!Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 11:29:39 AM, on 5/31/2010
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)
Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\WLTRYSVC.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\System32\bcmwltry.exe
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A:system slow, features not working - audio, internet, windows update etc....

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I am having an issue where the windows features under Internet Information Services/World Wide Web Services/Application Development Features will not install.  Specifically those which are clicked on when one clicks on ASP.NET.  All necessary versions
of ASP.NET are installed.  IIS 7 is installed.
In the Event Log there are two errors which are shown in conjunction with this problem.
1. Unable to install counter strings because the SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\ASP.NET_64\Performance key could not be opened or accessed. The first DWORD in the Data section contains the Win32 error code.
The error code is: 020000000E0E0000
2. Installing the performance counter strings for service ASP.NET_64 (ASP.NET_64) failed. The first DWORD in the Data section contains the error code.
The error code is: 02000000C9120000
I am thinking that the performace key is somehow not accessable due to some security feature.

A:Turn Windows Features on or off Application Development Features

Andre,
I appreciate the replies, but it has nothing to do with running as administrator.
I solved the problem by turning IIS off all together and reinstalling it with the features I needed.
 

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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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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
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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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Windows forced an upgrade to 10 this afternoon and suddenly I'm unable to use Photoshop 5.5. (Yes, I know it's an old program but it had no issues in Windows 8.1) The program will simply not open.

I can't afford a new version of PS, the one I have fits my needs, and I'm bordering on furious that it's not working due to this upgrade I did not want.

Is there any way to get to the program to work in 10? If not, I want to know how I can roll back to my previous version of Windows since I am incredibly unhappy with the OS so far.
 

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Hi guys, i have a strange problem, i am running Vista home basic 64 bit, and all of a sudden certain programs will not open,Itunes,Photoshop,and windows sidebar....

this is error message..... Adobe photoshop CS6 has stopped working a problem caused the program to stop working correctly. Windows will close the program and notify you if a solution is available.

all of these programs used to work fine...

i can surf the net use Nero..etc..etc..

i have tried to reinstall and it makes no difference..

i really have no idea where to start and i dont really want to have to do a total reinstall...

anybody any ideas..??

thanks
toby

A:Itunes,Photoshop,Windows Sidebar not working

From your description of which programs won't open, you didn't include Adobe. However, you're getting an Adobe error message. Or, are you saying this happens when you try to launch Adobe?

You said you tried to reinstall. What did you try to reinstall?

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Hi, I have a Lenovo W530 on which I reinstalled Windows 7 and lenovo softwares and drivers from scratch. Everything works well but for a very annoying detail: The ctrl+shift+s photoshop keyboard shortcut is not longer responding. It was working just before I did the re-install of Windows with the same photoshop installation package I have tried the following without success:- Installing Windows 10 and all the drivers/software and Photoshop (Decided I didn't like it as my PC was running 10 degrees celcius hotter)- re-installing the keyboard driver from the lenovo website on my fresh Windows 7 install- Switching fn/ctrl keys in the bios back and forth- Running Windows troubleshooter- There are no failing processes/services/exe in the reliability monitor nor in event viewer What works:- other keyboard shortcuts work well in photoshop- assigning another keyboard shortcut to save as in photoshop allows works Well it is minor, but bugging me!





W530, Windows 7 64bit, 256SSD Crucial M4 boot drive, 1tb WD Blue in Ultrabay, 16GB m-sata expresscache drive, NVIDIA K1000M, i7-3630QM processor, 8gb RAM 1600.

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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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Im running Photoshop 5.5 on windows xp & downloaded a pluggin so i can open DDS files & edit them. Pluggin installs & I start doing just that, DDS file saves correctly & i can now play Mount & Blade with my own meshes & their new textures, Life is good, but its getting late so i shutdown & go to bed. Next morning i startup computer but now Photoshop cannot open DDS files? I just get a box pop up saying i need Photoshop 3.0 or higher thats compatable with this plugin, but i have5.5 & it worked last night? (Though sometimes theres no box & it just has to end program) Once thats closed down i get a error message saying:
DDE Server Windowhotoshop.exe - Application Error The instruction at "0x7c9113c0"referenced memory at "0x00000000". The memory could not be "written".

Anyone out there that can offer some insite into whats happened to my photoshop?
 

A:Photoshop 5.5 has stopped opening DDS files?

The clue might be the warning you got from the plug-in after reboot. It expects to see photoshop 3.0. That could imply it is written for version 3 and is actually too old to work properly with the version 5.5 you have. Your best bet is possibly to forget it, uninstall it and find an alternative that is more recent. If it won't uninstall and leave you with a working Photoshop, you will have to reinstall photoshop.

A second clue is the error referring to DDE server. This is a communications technology not supplied by either Photoshop or the plug-in - it is microsoft product and it may be you have a corrupted version, or the add-on has installed .DLL's which have incorrectly overwritten a later version in XP. I can't offer advice on how to update or repair DDE, sorry, but maybe a reinstall of photoshop might do it.
 

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Ahh, back again for more computer troubles. Apologies if this is in the wrong thread.

So, I'm really confused as to how three things have suddenly stopped working out of the blue. My tablet was working perfectly fine earlier, until I restarted my computer. The driver automatically crashes after start up, even after updating the driver. I have also noticed that Windows Photo Viewer and Adobe Photoshop Elements 8.0 also crash as soon as they're started up.

Any idea how I can fix these sudden problems? It's really frustrating that I can't draw, open photos, OR use Photoshop all of a sudden. Nothing was changed as far as I know for them to stop working.

A:Tablet Driver, Photoshop Elements and Windows Photo Viewer suddenly not working?

<<The driver automatically crashes after start up...>>There are all sorts of drivers working in any Windows system...there are hardware drivers, Windows drivers, and software drivers.The two programs you mention have their own drivers.We need to have exact quotes of error messages...to even have a chance of determining what might be wrong with your system.Please download MiniToolBox, save it to your desktop and run it. Checkmark the following checkboxes: List last 10 Event Viewer log List Installed Programs List Users, Partitions and Memory size. Click Go and paste the content into your next post.Also...please Publish a Snapshot using Speccy - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic323892.html/page__p__1797792#entry1797792 .Louis

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When I click on turn window features on or off, a new window opens. It says "Please Wait". Then nothing comes finally. I am left with a blank white window. I cannot turn any features on or off. I ran the command Sfc /scannow in cmd with administrative privilage. But I am in vein.
PLEASE HELP

A:"Turn Windows features on or off" not working

A system restore or sfc scan are in order. But heres this thread which nicely sums up various things, people have tried, so try out one by one.

"Turn Windows features on or off" empty

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OK, I am not sure if this is the correct forum, but a search of this forum, the Business Applications forum and the Multimedia forum yielded no results.

I am working on a Dell Inspiron N5010 64 bit Windows 7 Home Premium SP 1 with Intel i5 2.67 GHz processor, 6 GB RAM.

Both Adobe Premiere Elements 9 and Photoshop Elements 9 are installed and were working (for years) up until recently. Both suddenly developed a problem with the Organizer.

If I double click on the desktop icon to open Premiere, and then click on the Organize button, I see this message:

"Elements 9 Organizer has stopped working."

If I then click on "View problem details" I see this information:

Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: PhotoshopElementsOrganizer.exe
Application Version: 9.0.3.0
Application Timestamp: 4d90791c
Fault Module Name: mc_demux_mp2_ds.ax
Fault Module Version: 8.5.0.27572
Fault Module Timestamp: 4c6e25d8
Exception Code: c0000005
Exception Offset: 000ef2da
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.768.3
Locale ID: 1033
Additional Information 1: 0a9e
Additional Information 2: 0a9e372d3b4ad19135b953a78882e789
Additional Information 3: 0a9e
Additional Information 4: 0a9e372d3b4ad19135b953a78882e789

I then click on the "Close the program" button.

However, If I double click on the desktop icon to open Premiere, and then click on the "Open Project" button and then click on a project, the project ope... Read more

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My right click on my computer is not working, but everything seems to be working ok.Could someone please check this out and let me know what you think thanks.GCDDS (Ver_10-11-10.01) - NTFSx86 Run by Batman at 20:08:02.00 on Sat 11/20/2010Internet Explorer: 8.0.6001.18702 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_20Microsoft Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600.3.1252.1.1033.18.3574.2542 [GMT -6:00]AV: avast! Antivirus *On-access scanning enabled* (Updated) {7591DB91-41F0-48A3-B128-

1A293FD8233D}FW: ZoneAlarm Firewall *enabled* {829BDA32-94B3-44F4-8446-

F8FCFF809F8B}============== Running Processes ===============C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost -k DcomLaunchsvchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcsC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k WudfServiceGroupsvchost.exesvchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\ZoneLabs\vsmon.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\WINDOWS\System32\WLTRYSVC.EXEC:\WINDOWS\System32\bcmwltry.exeC:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast5\AvastSvc.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Intuit\Update Service\IntuitUpdateService.exeC:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\jqs.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lxdmcoms.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\PSIService.exeC:\Program Files\Dell Support Center\bin\sprtsvc.exeC:\WINDOWS\sy... Read more

A:features not working

Hello and welcome to Bleeping Computer We apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review your topic an do their best to resolve your issues.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Follow the instructions that pop up for post... Read more

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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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Recently Ive had a few issues with my computer due to a virus.
I believe I removed them, but I still have issues with booting up.

After I sign in I receive a message saying "Windows Explorer has Stopped Working" The funny thing about this whole situation is that I could go online in safe mode, but that is all I can do.

I did some research and downloaded Registry Easy and thought that would fix my problems. It fixed alot of my problems but when I checked to see if it fixed my Windows Explorer they give me a message saying
"Error in shdocvw.dll Missing entry: dll install",
so I did some more research and downloaded the file "shdocvw.dll"
but when I go into c:/windows/system32 I see the file "shdocvw.dll" there already. But in my c:/windows/system folder I dont see the file. I dont know if it belongs there or not.

What do I do from here?

A:Windows has stopped Working

I hope that would help

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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.1
OS Version: Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Home Premium , Service Pack 2, 32 bit
Processor: AMD Turion(tm) 64 X2 Mobile Technology TL-50, x64 Family 15 Model 72 Stepping 2
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 957 Mb
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce Go 6150, 64 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 82615 MB, Free - 411 MB; D: Total - 11727 MB, Free - 11130 MB; E: Total - 1027 MB, Free - 684 MB;
Motherboard: Quanta, 30B9, 65.2B, None
Antivirus: None

Windows stops working and then restarts and won't run any windows applications not update or control panel or any windows programs like media player or any of the rest of them...???
 

A:windows stopped working

Are there any error messages when you try to run a program ?
 

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I have searched the forums the best I could, but I don't see anything with my exact problems

I have a freshly installed windows XP system (4 days old now), suddenly it won't read CDs or DVDs any more. The pc recognizes the drive, but it does switch between "CD Drive" and "LG GH22NP20". It says every CD I put in is blank, no error codes or anything, just blank.

Tried:
- Upper/Lower Limits in registry - didn't have those entries
- Replaced DVD drive - still no work
- Uninstalled all references to
IDE / CD / DVD drives and
sata controllers and let windows
reinstall new ones - no difference
- Installed new Nvidia drivers - no change
- Checked BIOS for proper
settings - All Good
- Moved drive to Secondary
IDE Controller - No change
- Tried another cable - No change
Finally I Booted a Linux Live CD, and everything worked fine, so I know the PC is fine, and the drive is fine

System specs:
MSI K8NGMV
AMD Athlon XP 3000+
2 Gigs DDR400
WD 200 Gig HD
LG GH22NP20 DVD RW drive
Fresh install Windows XP Pro w/SP3

Thanks in advance to anyone who wants to help me tackle this one!
 

A:Windows XP dvd rom stopped working

Hello,

I guess you've done just about everything, but try the reg script below. I realize you deleted the Upper and Lower Filters entries, but the rest may work:

Copy the Code below. Open Notepad and paste it in. Save the result in a suitable location as drives.reg - making sure that the default .txt extension doesn't appear in the file name (Save as type = All Files).
Double-click on the saved .reg file and Merge the contents.
Restart.

Code:
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[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, looking at Microsoft's troubleshooter, the only ones left are in the Advanced section, Methods 1, 2 and 3
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/321641/

Hope something works.
 

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Hi everyone i have a very ineresting poblem(CRAZY!!)
All of my optical drives stopped working under windows 1 dvd-rom 1 dvd-rw
and 1 cd-rw however they show up in device manager with a yellow ! and when you click on them they show you this:
Windows cannot load the device driver for this hardware. The driver may be corrupted or missing. (Code 39):
Well i tried several times to delete them and to reistall dosn't help they are all loading up but never showing up in "my computer" folder.. In Bios all 3 are showing up + if i put a bootable disk like norton antivirus it will boot from the cd( tried all 3 of my drives all of them will boot from cd). searched for viruses with norton-nothing. SO PLEASE IF ANY ONE HAS ANY IDEA WHAT TO DO OTHER TEH MAKING EVERYTHING FLAT AND REINSTALLING WINDOWS I AM ALL EARS.

THANK S
 

A:cd rom's stopped working under windows XP

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I have gone back to windows 7 and will not go back to windows 10 , I have had nothing but problems with it for at least 3 weeks now , not sure what the last update edid but it screwed up my computer so I couldn't do anything on it , I couldn't even check my mail

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I have Windows 7 Professional and have a backup drive on my home network. I've had it for years and have a share setup with:
net use y: \\mybackup\public
I have a backup program that backs up files to y: and it has worked for years and years, no problems.  I've changed nothing, other than applying Microsoft's updates when required, and now my backup program can't access this drive.  When I execute
the above command I get this error:
"System error 58 has occurred.  The specified server cannot perform the requested operation."
I've searched around and can't find out what to do.  I have 2 other computers on my home network that execute the exact same command because they run the exact same backup program, and they both have access to the shared drive.  One of those
computers runs Win 7 Professional, the other Win 10.  So, I know it's not the backup drive.  Any ideas?
I also went to my upstairs computer running Win 7 Pro.  I removed the network drive and re-added it...no problem.  I go to my downstairs computer with Win 7 Pro, and if I execute the net use command, or open windows explorer, then right
click on Computer, then map network drive, choose y: and add \\mybackup\public in the folder box, I get the same error.  Any help would be appreciated.

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