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Q: Solved: Cryptographic Service will not start

Hello, I am currently running xp SP3 and am unable to install several security updates. I have narrowed the issue down to the Cryptographic Service not starting. When I go into Services and try to start it it gives me an error of, "Could not start the Cryptographic services on local computer. Error 1075: the dependency service does not exist or has been marked for deletion." I have spent several hours trying different fixes including all of the ones listed here:

http://www.updatexp.com/cryptographic-service.html

The only fix I was unable to try on the above website was changing the group policy as I was unable to find the group policy under the ADD list.

I have also ran a sfc /scannow which came up perfectly clean.

At this point I Have completly run out of ideas, any help would be grealy appreciated.

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A: Solved: Cryptographic Service will not start

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Hi,

One of our computer having a problem, a Pentium 4 with a Windows XP Professional, Service Pack 2.

It has many issues, the source of which seems to be that the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service doesn't start.

As a consequence Windows Update, System Information, System Restore, User & Accounts control panel, printers, Windows Firewall, ActiveX, and many other things all don't work.

I can't install anything. And when I go into Device Manager, Services, or other things like that, I can't view the properties of any items.

Almost all services don't work, maybe they depend on Remote Procedure Call too?

If I go into Services (only Standard view works), I can see that Remote Procedure Call is set as "Automatic" startup type, but is not "Started" at all.

Any attempt to start it manually results in the error "Could not start the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service on Local Computer. Error 5: Access is Denied".

1. Windows Firewall does not start up as it used to.
- Tried turning it on through the Control Panel - Windows Firewall. Error Message: "Windows Firewall settings cannot be displayed because the associated service not running. Do you want to start the windows firewall/internet connection sharing (ICS) service?" If i select Yes, I get "Windows cannot start the ICS service."
- Same error occurs when I go through the Security Center.
- Trying to start the service manually results in this error: &... Read more

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Hi Al

Not sure if this is in the right place. I am trying to install IE 7 as an upgrade to IE 6. When I try to do this it says "The Cryptographic Service is not running" I go into services and its not there as an option, it is on other my pc, I am running win XP as opposed to windows 2000 on the machine I am trying to put it on.

Any ideas?

Cheers

Gus
 

A:Solved: Cryptographic Service

IE 7 will run on Windows XP SP2, but not on Windows 2000.
 

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I checked the properties for Cryptograpich Service under the Administrative tools->Services and Crypt won't start. When I click start, I get this small window:

"Could not start the Cryptomatic Service on Local computer.
Error 1290: 0x05a"


This is the message I get when I try to update Windows:
"setup could not verify the integrity of update.inf; cannot install updates"

I checked the: C:\windows\softwaredistribution\download\2fb654de6ecfe5a35a556d5a5c387a87\update folder and I don't have an update.inf in that folder. (I have attached a screenshot of the contents of that folder)

I dont have a Windows XP recovery disc which came with the computer, though I have the C:/i1386 which contains the same Image as the Disc. I've tried all of the steps from the windows support site.

I had a Backdoor trojan which "mas_pogi" has been doing very well of helping me with. I'v deleted much of the trojan and its remnance, but for us to finish the repair of my computer, I must get the latest updates from windows. Seems like files in my computer have been deleted in order to prevent any updates on my computer. Any help would be great. Thanks.



Freddy

A:[SOLVED] Cryptographic Service not starting. Can't download SP3 or XP updates.

Try the following, Hit Enter after each command:


Startr/Run> Type in regsvr32 wuapi.dll

You should receive a message saying it was successful

Now do the same with the following files:

regsvr32 wups.dll

regsvr32 wuaueng.dll

regsvr32 wucltui.dll

regsvr32 atl.dll

regsvr32 msxml3.dll

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I open my Dell Laptop last night to find MSE not running. I tried to start it and received an error...and so it began.

Error: Couldn't start the Security Essentials service. The dependancy service or group failed to start. Error Code: 0x800704csteps and thing

Tried to reinstall MSE. Already installed. Tried to remove using Control Panel > Add Remove Programs. Uninstall Wizard starts...Error: Cannot complete uninstall wizard. An error has prevented the Security Essentials Uninstall Wizard from continuing. Please restart...Error code: 0x8004FF01
Restart did not solve anything, not in Safe Mode or Reg Mode.

Checked to see if Windows Installer is running by services.msc in Start > Run
Extended tab is mostly blue.
Standard Tab: Windows Installer (no status) Manual
able to right click and select properties - nothing happens
click start arrow at top - error: Could not start the windows installer service on Local Computer.
Error: 1068. The dependency service or group failed to start
Dependency tab - NONE/MISSING

Tried to re-register the windows installer according to support.microsoft.com - didn't fix
Tried to re-install windows installer - error: Setup could not verify the integrity of the file update.inf. Make sure the cryptographic services is running in this computer. IT IS. see services.msc above

Lots of research and trying various solves like:
net stopped cryptsvc, ren Catroot2 Catroot2old, net strt cryptsve
Rebooted in safe mode and reg mod: retired every... Read more

A:Windows Installer Service and Cryptographic Service and other issues

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1st posted in Windows XP forum. Macboatmaster suggested I post my issue here.
Link to original thread:
http://forums.techguy.org/windows-xp/1070120-windows-installer-service-cryptographic-service.html

Brief Summary of issue:
MSE would not start. dependancy error.
Windows Installer giving error when I try to install program. Unable to reinstall Windows Installer, get cryptographic error.
services.mcs has no dependacy tab, unable to right click to properties to start service
lost task bar, was able to recover although open programs do not show.
unable to cut ans paste (why I didn't paste original post here)
I have run HijackThis.

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4
Scan saved at 6:47:22 PM, on 10/3/2012
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\ZcfgSvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\ifrmewrk.exe
C:\Program Files\Microsoft IntelliPoint\ipoint.exe
C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\Quickset.exe
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\msseces.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exe
C:\Program Files\Seagate\Seagate Dashboard\MemeoDashboard.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\jqs.exe
C:\Program Files\LeapF... Read more

A:Windows Installer Service and Cryptographic Service and other issues

After further reading of others with my issue, I decideded to restore my system. I look forward to learning how to rebuild a stronger and more protected system. This thread is closed.
 

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I am in the process of reinstalling Windows XP Home on a new hard drive, etc.

I was doing a Windows update of all of the files, and most updated OK.

However, I cannot update the XP Service Pack 1 because it says that "Setup could not verify the integrity of the file update.inf. Make sure the Cryptographic service is running on this computer."

Gosh can anyone give me a clue as to what to do on this one? How do I check the cryptographic service, etc, so that I can install the service pack?
 

A:Cryptographic Service?

Go to the Administrative Tools utility in Control Panel.
Double-click Services. Right-click Cryptographic Services,
and then click Properties. Click Automatic for Startup type, and then click Start.
Now try to reinstall Windows XP Service Pack 1 again.
 

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i am trying to download the patch to get rid of the sasser worm,,i keep getting a error message that tells me that it was unable to verify the integrity if the cryptographic service,,,how do i get the cryptographic running ?
 

A:cryptographic service

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Hey, my friend is having a problem on his computer, like we're trying to install a windows service pack. The reason we are installing this windows service pack, is because we're trying to install a game and it wont install it says "Installation aborded. All installed components were removed via the rollback feature." but yeah, we were told to download the service pack to get it to work. But when we try to install it, after that it says

"Setup Could not veryify the integrity of the Update.inf. Make sure the Cryptographic service is running on this computer"

and we tried everything to get Cryptographic service to work.

we no longer know what to do... thanks.
 

A:Cryptographic Service help

START, RUN
type in SERVICES.MSC
click OK or hit ENTER key

Look for Cryptographic service and make sure it is STARTED and set to AUTOMATIC

good luck !!

Swiper
 

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I can not get my cryptographic servises to start.... it keeps giving me error code 126
 

A:Cryptographic Service Error

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While installing windows updates I get the following message:

Setup could not verify the integrity of the file Update.inf. Make sure the Cryptographic service is running on this computer.

Now what?

I appreciate any help you can give me. Thanks
 

A:update.inf and cryptographic service

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I just removed the blaster worm from my computer and downloaded the patch file to install to prevent it from happening again. When I run the install wizard, it doesn't go to completion -- I get a dialog box saying 'Setup could not verify the integrity of file Update.inf. Make sure the Cryptographic service is running on this computer.' I've looked all thru XP help and haven't been able to find anything about a disable/able option for a cryptograph. Does anyone out there know what this is all about?
 

A:cryptographic service with download patches

It sounds like the crypto service is not running, follow these steps to enable it.

Go to Control Panel-->Administrative Tools-->Services

You will see a list of different services on the computer, find Cryptographic Services. Right click it and select Start. Then restart your computer and try to run the install wizard again. If you run into a problem, post again on this thread and we will try to help out.
 

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...you'll have a problem with all programs that need UAC elevation

Firstly, immediately after booting with absolutely no errors, UAC classifies virtually every program that needs elevated rights in order to run as from Unknown Publisher, and pops up the famous 'Allow/Cancel an unidentified program wants access to your computer'. (after clicking on allow, though, the intended-to-run program runs just fine)

Then, after a while, UAC doesn't start at all and all that shows (for the same class of programs) is the 'The service cannot accept control messages at this time' error message

You may wonder why I posted this thread :) well...
..at first I wrote it as a problem for which I hoped to get help here, and then decided to post anyway because some of the vista users who want to slim down the services load may encounter this "self-solving" "problem" ;)

Peace to you all

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Hi guys!!
Iam using windows 7, Core I5! X64 based notebook pc!
Today i downloaded IE9, when i run the setup, i get a error ' cryptographic service not running, please check events log.' But cryptographic is running!!!
Anyone has any solution??

A:Getting error ' cryptographic service not running '

Have a look here
You cannot install some updates or programs

You may also want to run a secure file check to make sure none of the core windows files has somehow become corrupt.
SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

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Hi,

We are in the process of developing a Cryptographic Service Provider (CSP) and a Key Storage Provider (KSP) which are implemented as Dynamic-link libraries (.dll). The final product needs to be digitally signed in order for Windows to accept and use our implementations.

I read on MSDN that developers used to send an email to [email protected] and request that Microsoft do the signing. I sent an email to them, requesting more information about the process, but haven't received any feedback in about three months.

I figured an alternative would be to buy a "Code Signing certificate for Microsoft Authenticode" from a trusted CA, such as Symantec, and use that to sign the appropriate files ourselves. Would this be possible? I am just not sure whether it is permitted that security products, such as CSPs and KSPs, can be signed by the developers themselves and whether Microsoft wants to look at the implementations first.

Can anyone shed some light on this?

A:How to digitally sign a Cryptographic Service Provider (CSP)

A search seems to indicate that email address is still correct. There is also indications you must download a Cryptographic Provider Development Kit

Cryptographic Service Providers (Windows)

Hopefully someone with hands on experience will also respond.

A Guy

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Hello,

I'm trying to install the direct x because Call of Duty: Black Ops could not play without it. Everytime I install it, an error occurs: A cabinet file necessary for installation cannot be trusted. Please verify the cryptographic service are enabled and the cabinet file security is valid.

I have already tried many solutions but it did not work. Btw, I'm using Windows 7 Home Premium

Please help me. Thank you.
 

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Hiya

Think this is the place. If not, moderator can you move this please. Thanks

The Cryptographic Service Provider Developer's Kit is eligible for export from the U.S. to all customers worldwide, except to U.S. embargoed destinations. Please see http://www.microsoft.com/exporting/ for details. Other countries may exercise separate jurisdiction over the import, export, or use of encryption products. Users who download this product should observe any local regulations that may apply to the distribution or use of encryption products.

http://www.microsoft.com/Downloads/release.asp?ReleaseID=31130

Regards

eddie
 

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Whilst installing a new printer to a relative's laptop, I couldn't complete the installation because the installation program informed me that Cryptographic Services in 'Services & Applications' wasn't turned on.
When I tried to start it I was met with an Error 1503 message - 'The service did not respond to the start or control request in a timely fashion'.

The machine is running Vista Home Premium 32 bit.

Could someone please explain what's going on and how to fix it?
 

A:HELP PLEASE - Can't start Cryptographic Services

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I have been trying to install my HP Printer software, but the setup stops with
the message "Cryptographic Services must be started- Go to My Computer -Manage - Services to start this service. When I try to start the Cryptographic Service I get the Error 1079 - The account specified for this service is different from the account specified for other services runnning in the same process.
I have a Windows Vista Home Premium SP1 32bit system. 4GB RAM 500 GB HD and Quad core Processor. Is this a network service? I do not have a network.
Can anyone help me with starting this service, which I assume should be running
on my local computer (??) Thanks.

A:Trying to start Cryptographic Services

What do you get if you type this into a command prompt (CMD.EXE)?

SC QC CRYPTSVC
The error message means that the user account which the crypto service is using to log on is not the same as the rest of the services which normally share its SVCHOST "container".

NetworkService, which is what I assume you're referring to, is actually a (hidden) user account, and that's what CryptoSvc should be using to log on by default. If the output of the command above suggests that CryptoSvc is attempting to use something else - that's the problem.

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I am running Windows XP SP2 on an older Toshiba satellite laptop, and have run into a problem when installing the printer software for a new HP printer. I get a message that the printer software cannot be installed because the cryptographic services need to be started. However, when I try to start the cryptographic services, I get an error 123 message saying that "filename, directory name, or volume label syntax is incorrect". Also, I'm having trouble getting update KB898461 to install. It just says that it is unable to install, but there doesn't seem to be any details about why. I'm new to this forum, so if these problems are posted in the wrong place, or have been addresssed elsewhere, my apologies. Any help would be much appreciated!

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Ok, so today I went into my microsoft fax console and it took *forever* to load, so I exited out, I then checked it under services (for XP) and it was not started to I went to start and error 1068 came up about the dependancy service and groups failed to start....rrr. I need to access my fax, but cannot, there maybe other things in my services that have been disabled as well, but i need my fax service to start. any suggestion?
 

A:Solved: Cannot start fax service! - PLEASE help!

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Hi everyone,

This is my first time here. I'm having a problem with my workstation service.
The service won't start, so the services depending on workstation won't start neither. I get error 1068, but the network store interface service is started.
I've tried to run sfc /scannow, but there are no problems there.

I'm running win 7 64bit

Can anyone advice me what to do?
 

A:Solved: Workstation service won't start

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I am using a WD Proxkey DSC and while signing I am getting the following error"
"The Windows Cryptographic Service provider reported an error: The parameter is incorrect. Error Code: 2148073511"

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Hi All,
I'm having a problem with my wireless networking on XP whereby no wireless networks can be found. Basically it says "one or more wireless networks are in range", but when i click the bubble it shows no networks at all, even when i refresh. Normally it shows my home network (access point about 15 metres away) along with around 3-5 other networks from various neighbours. The issue is on the desktop PC not the access point as the laptop i'm typing this from is connecting fine.

After spending many hours trying everything I can find on forums related to this issue and ruling out solutions one by one, i've narrowed it down to a probable specific issue with something called the "event Log Service". From browsing forums I think fixing this issue will fix my problem - either way it's definately giving an error message that sounds not nice.

Under Computer Management - Services. The Event Log is set to Automatic, but is not running. I try to start it, it gives the following error:
"Could not start the Event Log Service on Local Computer. Error 126: The specified module cannot be found". A similar error occurs with something called "Task Scheduler" in the same place - except this time the second part is "Error 1717: The interface is unknown".

Does anyone have any ideas re how to reinstall these components or otherwise fix this computer? I do not want to have to reinstall windows etc. As I mentioned tried... Read more

A:Solved: Event log service will not start - error 126

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Hi,

I had a problem with MySQL, I couldn't find much help, so I though I'd share the problem/solution for any other noob out there.

A while ago I installed MySQL on my Win2k machine (had SP3 at the time). Everything worked well until I upgraded to W2k SP4. I wasn't able to get the MySQL service to start, and trying to connect to the server gave this message:

Error 2003: Unable to connect to MySQL server.

I saw the following message in the event viewer:

The MySql service terminated unexpectedly. It has done this 9 time(s). The following corrective action will be taken in 0 milliseconds: No action.

I checked out the mysql error log located in c:/mysql/data/windows.err and found this message:

030813 13:42:06 InnoDB: Started
030813 13:42:06 Fatal error: Can't open privilege tables: Table 'mysql.host' doesn't exist
030813 13:42:06 Aborting

I wasn't able to find a mysql.host file hanging out anywhere on my computer, so I did a fresh reinstall... Everything is fine now.

I was wondering if there is anything else I could have done instead of reinstalling?
 

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Been trying like mad to get the Automatic Updates service started. I've tried the official and very simple how to sort it out bit as shown here:

1. Click Start, click Run, type services.msc, and then click OK.
2. In the right pane, double-click Automatic Updates.
3. Click the Log On tab.
4. In the You can enable or disable this service for the hardware profiles listed below box, click the current hardware profile, and then click Enable.
5. Click Apply, and then click the General tab.
6. Click Start, and then click OK.

Still won't start. If you try and start it manually, you get the following error:

error 1058: the service could not be started because it is disabled or because it has no enabled devices associated with it
 

A:Solved: Cannot start Automatic Updates service

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I have a VB script that issues StartService. This works fine under XP. It also works under Win7, but only if I run it as Administrator. If I run it as a another user with Administrator rights, it fails with "Access Denied".

Is there any way to use StartService without having to run as Administrator?

Thanks for any input.
 

A:Solved: Access Denied when trying to Start Service

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Having trouble with Security Center in Services after bug removal

When trying to start it - "Could not start Security Center service on local computer. Error 1075: The dependency service does not exist or has been marked for deletion"

When clicking on the Dependency tab : "Interface: Class not recognised" (also happens on dependencies of RPC)

WMI is running OK and so is RPC
 

A:Solved: Security Center Service Won't Start

There is a guide for that exact problem here: http://kaliphonia.com/content/windows/how-to-fix-error-1075-the-dependency-service-does-not-exist-or-has-been-marked-for-d
 

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PC : Packard Bell
Windows : Home XP Service Pack 2
Problem : Can't start windows, cant push any keys or something else.
got stuck and begin screen where u see Packard Bell.

Solutions?
None.


I need help.
Pleease help me!

A:[SOLVED] Windows XP Home Service 2 (cant start)

and welcome to the Forum

Try to start in safemode . . tap F8 repeatedly from the time you press the power button.

If it is not recognizing the keyboard and it is USB, try replacing with a PS/2 keyboard and mouse to troubleshoot

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Hi,

I have a Toshiba laptop with 64 bit Windows 7 Home Premium installed.

Although it has updated in the past, I am now not able to start the Windows Update Service. There is no malware on the system and I have tried several methods found on the internet such as resetting the service. I have also been unable to install MATS RunWindowsUpdate.

I would be grateful for any assistance.
 

A:Solved: Windows update service will not start.

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Having trouble with Security Center in Services after bug removal

When trying to start it - "Could not start Security Center service on local computer. Error 1075: The dependency service does not exist or has been marked for deletion"

When clicking on the Dependency tab : "Interface: Class not recognised" (also happens on dependencies of RPC)

WMI is running OK and so is RPC

A:[SOLVED] Security Center Service Won't Start

Did any security analyst verify you are clean of infections? It's possible you are still infected and then it would be impossible for me to help with your current issues.

I see you had help from Reid back in October, but that was for a Windows 7 machine, and not XP.

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While troubleshooting a problem that prevents the picture download software that came with my Canon camera from working, I discovered that the SSDP Discovery Service is not running. Efforts to start the service failed with the following error:

"Error 1079: The account specified for this service is different from the account specified for other services running the same process."

Any ideas how to fix this??

Thanks!
Hoops
 

A:Solved: SSDP Discovery Service Will Not Start

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ok, so i can't really install anything on my computer right now because apparently the "windows installer services" isn't started. When i try to install stuff it won't let me. when i go to run and type in services.msc and then go down the list to 'windows installer', it says it isn't started. and when i try to start it, it says "error 997: overlapped I/O operation is in progress"

can anyone help me out??

im using windows xp home edition, by the way
 

A:Solved: windows installer service won't start

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Hi Everyone,

Am in need of some help with command line service starting.

I know that you use "NET START "Service Name".

But I have a service that requires a different set of Log on to information and every time I reboot the server it loses them.

I am looking at making a bat file to start the services automatically and I was wondering if there is a way to set the password for a service within the command line that way I would only need to click on a bat file.

Thanks for any help you can give...
 

A:Solved: Command Line - Start Service with password

i Don't understand What You Mean By password ..

>> that way I would only need to click on a bat file.
You Just Double CLick On A Batch File And It Should Run

Ex-

Code:

net stop "Sc1"
ping -n 5 localhost &: wait 5 seconds
net start "sc1"
 

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Everytime I reboot my laptop, I have to start the DHCP client service in order to obtain an IP address for my wireless. Any idea? The service is set to automatic.

A:[SOLVED] DHCP Client service does not start automatically

Hello!

Double-click your DHCP Service and click on the Dependencies Tab, make sure the other Services you see on the Dependencies list are starting Automatically.

Some of your DHCP Dependencies will be Drivers so go to Device Manger, in the View menu, click Show hidden devices. Now, double-click Non-Plug and Play drivers section. Double-click all driver entries you found in the Dependency list of DHCP one-by-one to open its properties dialog, and click the Driver tab;
Check if the Startup type is System.

Then check if it now starts Automatically, if not then try and get a hold of another PC and check it's DHCP Dependency against yours incase any are missing.

If none of that works try doing a repair install.

Regards,
George

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Quote:





Originally Posted by spunk.funk


Make sure the Startup Type is Automatic and that the Service is Started.




Well, see, that's the problem: The service won't start. That's what the OP said, too. I'm having the identical problem that the OP is suffering:

Home wife signal is detected, but connection to home wifi network is lost
Attempts to connect to wireless network fail
Attempts to run diagnostics on the connection fail because the DPS will not start
Attempts to start DPS fail, because . . . well, Windows doesn't say why, other than "error 5."

A:[SOLVED] Diagnostics policy service wont start

Do not Hijack someone else's thread. I have moved you to your own thread.
Go to the Dependency Tab of the Service and make sure those Services are running as well. Then try the FixIt tool

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I had a couple viruses, removed them with a few different software applications. But not before my wireless internet connection had stopped. See the sequence in the attachment for the messages I'm getting.

Windows says "identifying the problem", then "the Windows Wireless Service is not running on this computer", then when I click "Start Windows Wireless Service" it says "Windows cannot resolve the problem".

I've tried starting the service (Wlan Autoconfig), but i get "error 1068: the dependency service or group failed to start".

I've seen the question asked before in other forums, but with no answer. The OP ended up doing a format/reinstall, which I'd rather not do.

Wired connection still works. I've tried two different wireless adapters, both with new and old drivers-- no good.
 

A:Solved: Windows Wireless Service cant start (Vista)

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Hi,
My name is Susan. I found your forum when I was looking for a solution to a start-up error message I am now getting after having just installed Windows XP Service Pack 3. I read how someone else on this forum, Garcia I believe, had a similar, but not the same error. I hoped his solution would work for me but it didn't. I too have recently added a D-Link Rangebooster G Desktop Adapter to my computer after which I was sailing along happily until the following day Service Pack 3 was downloaded and I received this message "Air Plus CFG-exe-EntryPoint Not Found" "The procedure entrypoint apsApply could not be located in the dynamic link library wlanapi.dl." WZCSLDR2.exe-Ent.

So far I have removed D-link and its Anio Service program and reapplied with no luck. Then I removed service Pack 3 and reapplied the D-Link Rangebooster. No luck. Just for good measure I tried it one more time. When Service Pack 3 is removed and the D-Link Rangebooster is reapplied the message disappears. I'd take off and ignore Service Pack 3 downloads except I did read your stickys about sneaky patches that have been downloaded without permission by Microsoft. Have you any suggestions? Thank you for your help. Susan

A:[SOLVED] start-up error message after service pack 3

So while I was waiting for an answer I read some of the other posted problems.. and picked up the idea to go to D-links website for an updated driver... imagine my embarrassment..it worked. The error message is gone! Put it down to being a newbie. Take care. Susan

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Hello everybody, firstly i'd like to thank you guys in advance if you're able to help me with this annoying problem.

I've been working on my laptop recently, once finished i turned my computer off like most people do.
After turning it back on hours later, i noticed that my laptop was connected to the internet router but had limited access which ment i could'nt get onto the internet ! So when I went onto Network and sharing center and nothing came up apart from ''the dependency service or group failed to start'' ...
I don't want to use system restore or reset tools of windows

Current OS: Windows 8 PRO
Model: ASUS K43SV

 

A:Solved: The dependency service or group failed to start

After turning it back on hours later, i noticed that my laptop was connected to the internet router but had limited access which ment i could'nt get onto the internet ! So when I went onto Network and sharing center and nothing came up apart from ''the dependency service or group failed to start'' ...Click to expand...

aere you able to get connected to the network at all - or is in this state now all the time?

What firewall / security suite or anti-virus do you currently have on the PC - or you have ever had on the PC in the past - any trial ware - like Norton, kaspersky or Mcafee or any free security suites like zonealarm, AVG , Webroot etc

lets see the following please

ipconfig /all
xirrus screen shot

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ipconfig /all
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to paste the results into something like notepad and then copy onto a machine that can access the internet and post the results in a reply here.
Save the file to a USB flash drive or other removable media. Plug it into the working computer with internet access and copy the file and paste here.

If you do not have another PC - do you have a phone connected to the internet - can you photograph the result and post the image in a reply
Note: you will see entries named Tunnel adapter Teredo Tunneling Pseudo-Interface: we dont need to see that information - JUST the infomation above those entries
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Ok, so I, stupidly, installed VistaOSX 9, a little theme/program that makes your Vista PC look like Mac OS X. This thing seems to have done something to my themes files, and now the Themes Service won't start, so I can't go back to Aero, and I'm stuck with Windows Classic...which completely sucks. When I open up Services, and try to start the Themes service, a dialog box appears and reads: Windows could not start the Themes service on Local Computer. Error 2: The system cannot find the file specified.

Does anyone know the file it's speaking of?

I've checked the C:\Windows\Resources\Themes folder for anything that might be out of place, but because I've never worked with Themes stuff before, I have no clue what should be there and what shouldn't.

A:[SOLVED] Themes Service in Vista not working and won't start.

Do a System Restore to a time before you installed the program.
You could also do a Vista Repair using your Vista Disc or use a Vista Recovery disc.
http://neosmart.net/blog/2008/window...disc-download/

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First, I want to mention that this isn't a network problem like absolutely everyone else online. I get this error when trying to run most applications on my computer. Some get it when I run in administrator mode as well, such as the CMD. It doesn't happen right away, but when my PC is up for a undetermined amount of time, it triggers, and the following problems occur:

- Start menu may or may not respond to my actions (When the start menu is open)

- Adobe Plug-in crashes on Youtube after a 30-second wait.

- If I wait long enough explorer.exe will crash and I will be stuck using Alt-Tab and Task Manager.

I've run malware scans with Spybot, Anti-Malware Malware Bytes, and SUPERAntiSpyware free edition, so I am at a loss. If you guys know whats up or what I should do, then please reply. :)

-Phobos001 (I know it says Phobos002, but Phobos001 'didn't meet the standards', apparently, and I don't remember registering to this site before.)

A:[SOLVED] The dependency group or service failed to start

Hi, usually a permissions problem in the registry reads "local service not "NT authority/service" as far as we can determine the SID is changed from "current" this is difficult to sort. Firstly you need all updates installed. It has been possible in some instances to fix this by changing to a new user account OR by running a very complicated repair of permissions.

Now you might find this workaround will do it for you so try this first:-

Go to start ,all programs, accessories and right click on command prompt select "run as administrator" at the prompt:-


Code:
net localgroup Administrators /add networkservice
press enter then type:
net localgroup Administrators /add localservice
press enter then type:
exit
press enter and restart your computer
It is also some times necessary to "add the user" so

net localgroup administrators <my_user> /add

Note:- My user is Paul so the command is:-

net localgroup administrators Paul /add press enter.

Do not worry if it returns the user is already a member of this group.
Let us know how you get on.

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Wireless Zone Configuration Service IS set to Automatic but when windows startsup, the service is 'stopped'. I have to manually start it every time I reboot my computer.

How can I make it start automatically?
 

A:Solved: Wireless Zone Service Stopped at start up

It turned out that Dell Wifi Utility disables the WZC service. I turned it off and it fixed the problem.
 

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Hi, I am setting up two HP DL380G6 servers with an MSA 2012i (with two controllers), and the server-1 is displaying a start up message that says "iSCSI Discovery Service encountered a problem and needed to close", I tried to gather information about the log event and all I found was:
" - Event ID 1
- Initiator failed to connect to the target. Target IP address and TCP Port number are given in dump data.
o This event is logged when the initiator could not make a TCP connection to the given target portal. The dump data in this event will contain the Target IP address and TCP port to which initiator could not make a TCP connection."

I ping both iSCSI targets from my host and both reply, so I don't understand why this happens or how can I fix this, does anybody have an idea that can help me?

NOTE: Please see attached screen capture.

thanks in advance to all =)
 

A:Solved: Microsoft iSCSI Discovery Service start up error...

Was it working before? Did you load any other iSCSI drivers?
 

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A few days ago I began to receive the above noted error message. The system locked up, more or less, until this message would appear after about 15 minutes.

I have a Dell XPS M1530 with Windows Vista Business, SP2. I do not use bluetooth connectivity between my laptop and external devices.

To resolve this error, I did the following:

Start --> Programs --> Dell Quickset --> Radio Control Options
Click "Advanced Settings" button
Click "Radio Control Options" Tab
Unselect "Bluetooth"
OK --> OK
Click Bluetooth Taskbar Icon --> Disable Bluetooth Devices
I hope this helps because I could not find anything on the Internet with this solution. Hours on the phone with Dell proved, unsurprisingly, to be a waste of time.
 

A:Solved: BTTRAY: Unable To Start Bluetooth Stack Service

What was the solution?
 

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For the sake of completeness, I'm going to give the full history here. We have a computer running Windows Vista Home Premium. This is on a home network; no domain. The other morning, following a Windows Update and restart, when the user tried to login she received the message "User Profile Service service failed the logon. User profile cannot be loaded".

We followed online advice to log in with an administrator account and change setting in the registry for the Profile, resetting some values to 0. We also followed instructions to delete the ntuser.dat file; however, we could not locate a file that was just ntuser.dat; they also had long series of numbers after them, apparently indicating that they are temporary files.

After several tries at fixing this, she now gets a different error when she tries to log on: "group policy client service failed to start".

She can log onto the account in Safe mode, and I can log on to her computer using her account from my computer on the same home network without any problems.

We have tried copying the user directory to a new profile, except for the ntuser.dat files, as suggested on Windows help. This took a good 5-6 hours to copy, and the new profile seems to be severely hosed; none of her setting have been carried over, webshots will not run, Firefox keeps asking if she wants to set it as the default browser even after she tells it yes each time, and she can't access the User Accounts settings from the new ... Read more

A:Solved: Group policy client service failed to start error - please help!

I think we've got this resolved. Unfortunately, there have been so many steps that I'm not sure which were neccessary. These includes:
* The instructions here: http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/...gon-user/4ed66b21-c23e-42f1-98b2-706dcf931fae
(changing some registry entries for the profile)
* Uninstalling Symantec, which had an automatic scan that had been interrupted and was stuck not being able to complete or be cancelled.
* The final bit of fix that worked was (hope I'm getting this all right):
1) Clearing the registry entries as above.
2) Renaming the profile folder.
3) Restarting the computer and letting it create a new profile folder with the same name.
4) Copying the ntuser files from the newly created profile to the old profile.
5) Deleting the new profile and renaming the old profile back.
And now things seem to be working, though she had to run setup on some programs again.
 

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I am attempting to the load the software for a Canon Mx850 printer to my Lenovo PC with Windows Vista.

I get the message Print Spooler Service has been stopped. I have checked in the services area and it is set to automatic. When I attempt to start it. I get the following Error: 1068 dependency service or group failed to start.

I have gone to the command prompt and typed the following: sc config spooler depend= RPCSS however I get message access denied. I am set as the system administrator. Not sure what to do at this point. Very frustrating. Printer works fine when connected to laptop. Any help will be greatly appreciated.
 

A:Print Spooler Service stopped Error 1068 dependency service or group failed to start

Double click on the Print Spooler service to open its Properties. On the Dependencies tab see upon what it depends, and trace back to see if the cause/fix can be determined. Caveat: no guarantee this will work any better than your command attempt.
 

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