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Q: Not able to download the hotfix kb961894

I am trying to download KB961894 ffrom the below link but that page is not opening:
Please let me know from where I can download this hotfix.

Sandeep Gupta

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Preferred Solution: Not able to download the hotfix kb961894

I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/download.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)


i'm experiencing this issue with MMC console. and trying to download the following Hotfix for this article. but it doesn't seem to exist... can anyone point me in the right direction?

Regards CT

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Upon inserting the disk that came with my new cell phone, I get the following error when attempting to install the software,Please insert the CD labeled, "Windows XP Hotfix - KB909394 - Source Files"; however, I have no such disk. Is there anywhere I may download the file on line?

A:XP Hotfix

johnmcclelland said:

Upon inserting the disk that came with my new cell phone, I get the following error when attempting to install the software,Please insert the CD labeled, "Windows XP Hotfix - KB909394 - Source Files"; however, I have no such disk. Is there anywhere I may download the file on line?Click to expand...
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Sorry, we couldn't find any pages containing Windows XP Hotfix - KB909394 .
I couldnt find anything about this hotfix at microsoft, so I sure dont know what to tell you! Best of luck, and I hope its not some sort of virus!

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Specifically, I'm getting this:


System.AccessViolationException: Attempted to read or write protected memory. This is often an indication that other memory is corrupt.
at Assistant.ClientCommunication.Load(String exe, String dll, String func, Void* dllData, Int32 dataLen, UInt32& pid)
at Assistant.ClientCommunication.LaunchClient(String client)
at Assistant.Engine.Main(String[] Args)

I did some searching and I see it's not exclusive to the program I'm trying to open, it must a corrupt dll file, or some other system file, as neither reinstalling the program, nor system restore corrected it. The program I'm trying to use is called razor which is used with Ultima Online. I'm not a developer, it's just the program will not open and displays this message instead. I came across this page


unfortunately the link to the hotfix is broken, know anywhere else I could get it?

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Q: hotfix

hope that i am in the right place for this problem.My computer has become very slow almost to stopping point.Tried to find out why although i know nothing but went into move or remove programmes and noticed about 20 xp hotfix with various numbers.I have an Acer xp laptop and wouldnt have a clue what these are or if they would be the cause of the slowing down.Hope someone can help.


Firstly dorothy-ann............

Welcome to TSG, remember to try the search facility for past threads relating to any of your questions...........

Could check here http://kbserver.netgear.com/kb_web_files/n101214.asp

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Hi Guys

I'm not too sure where to start so....

I think I have a virus in my C:/ folder I have 11 folders that have a mixture of letters and numbers that make no sense and I know that I haven't put them there.

When I rest my cursor over the folders it comes up with hotfix.exe but when I google that it doesn't tell me anything.

I have run AVG, Spyware Doctor and CCleaner to no avail.

I hope someone can help me and tell me what I need to do to get rid of these folders.

Thanks in advance


Hello and welcome to TSF.

We want all our members to perform the steps outlined in the link given below, before posting for assistance. There's a sticky at the top of this forum, and a

Having problems with spyware and pop-ups? First Steps

link at the top of each page.

Please follow our pre-posting process outlined here:


After running through all the steps, you shall have a proper set of logs. Please post them in a new topic, as this one shall be closed.

If you have trouble with one of the steps, simply move on to the next one, and make note of it in your reply.

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In my add/remove I can see HOTFIX SP1 and the windows SP1 update. But there is no file size for the SP1 update, 0kb, does this mean it was once installed and now is removed? What folder can I find it in if it's still installed. How is hotfix related to sp1?

And when you need to reinstall SP1 does that also include the hotfix?

thanks for the advice,


A:sp1 & hotfix

Hi starwaves77,

Take a look/read here
Or Here

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I ran a Belarc Advisor profile on my Windows XP, and there was an x and 'Reinstall' next to MS Hotfix KB976325-IE7. Do I still need to dowload the fix if I now have IE 8?

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I just have a small concern about the windows automatic update feature and the xp hotfix patches? that get downloaded onto my computer. I have quite the number of hotfixes on my computer, but for some reason, some of the same hotfixes I already have are wanting to be downloaded again onto my computer. Is this normal to be asked to download the same identical patch again, and if so, do I just cancel the patch if I already have it on my computer? Thanks for your help and time.

A:XP Hotfix

Recently, Microsoft had to "fix" several of the hot-fixes previously released, perhaps that's what you're seeing.

I don't let them automatically download, since that can result in a mystery crash that you don't have any idea how it happened. I've had several Windows updates kill systems for no apparent reason, I like to make sure the backups are current. :D

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I have about thirty programs listed in add remove programs labeled Windows XP Hotfix. What are they, are they needed and/or can they be deleted??

A:XP Hotfix

they are updates from the windows site, i would not delete those, as some will be 'critical updates'

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Q: hotfix

There are lot of Windows XP Hotfix programs listed in add/remove programs. What are they and can they be removed??


removing them is un-installing all security updates from microsoft.
better leave them

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How do i know which QFX hotfix is for me there is three listed with HP for my PC !

A:QFX Hotfix

Originally Posted by mblack

How do i know which QFX hotfix is for me there is three listed with HP for my PC !

give us a link to the fixes and your model

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Q: Hotfix

Hi, I'm trying to install the driver AF9015 for my BlazeDTV USB, but it's asking me to Please install Hotfix first!! Can anyone tell me how that's done? Thanks.

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Q: hotfix

pages keep poping up access violation at address 004afd43 in module hotfix.exe read of address 0000000



Looks like you have the Thinkpoint infection. There is a removal guide for it here: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/forum34.html

Please let me know how that works out.

~ OB

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Hi Guys,

Does anyone know what WINDOWS HOTFIX is? My Add Remove Programs window has heaps of them...


A:What's Hotfix?

Those are your Windows Updates. You can check the list to see if a certain update is on your computer and you can use add/remove to remove an update if it has given your computer problems. Leave them there.

Sincerely, Libra

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can someone tell me what "hotfix" is? i have windows Xp. in my add/remove porgrams it shows 14 hotfix programs. can i remove them without causing any harm?

A:hotfix-what is it?

HotFixes are what you download from the Windows update site. The are fixes to Windows errors and bugs and are released one at a time as the errors are found/reported.

This is usually a temporary measure until Microsoft see fit to release a Service Pack.

It is not advisable to "remove" them and indeed some of them cannot be removed.

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Q: hotfix

hey u all thanks for taking my post

so i updated my win xp home edition. i installed the security patch 1. befor that a whold bunch of hotfixes (26). i went into the add-remove program and was wondering if i can delete all 26 of them/. when i try to do the first a message of warning appears and i deceided not to remove any until i have a better understanding. soooo with that said CAN I REMOVE THESE HOTFIXES???




I have been trying to install the unauthorized WMF hotfix patch but keep getting that my system is not compatible with it. Once it said there was a problem with the windows installer package.

I have Windows XP home. I used to have Service Pack 2 but removed it because of errors I was getting. Since removing it back in November, I have had no more errors.
I now only have Service Pack 1. I do, however, still have some Service Pack 2 updates installed. I don't know why it says my system is not compatible with the patch. Can anyone help me? I did unregister the picture & fax viewer as suggested by Microsoft.

A:WMF Hotfix

DON'T install the pre-release WMF patch. Microsoft has already issued a notice that the correct patch will be released next Tuesday, January 10th, and for users NOT to install the pre-release version. It was accidentally released by an employee.

Here is the article:

An early version of a security fix for a Windows flaw that is being used as a conduit for cyberattacks was prematurely posted online by a Microsoft employee.

"It really was an inadvertent thing that happened," Fry Wilson said. "We have the security update on a fast track...(and) somebody accidentally posted a prerelease version on a community site. It has been taken down, and we don't recommend customers use it--it is not the version that we will be releasing on Tuesday."


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i have getting a blue screen error which refers to a 0xd1 stop error .
this bsod is related to portcls.sys.
i am using xp sp2.
can i get any Microsoft's hot fix for this error?
is updating to sp3 may fix this problem?

A:Hotfix for portcls.sys

You should likely install SP3 anyway.

Aside from that, that file is audio related. Download and install the latest audio drivers for your motherboard/soundcard.

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With the advent of Windows Vista, Microsoft praised the boost in energy consumption efficiency in comparison with Windows XP. Still, there are exceptions to every rule. And while Vista indeed uses less energy over XP, users of the operating system can still experience excessive power use. One such example involves Vista SP2 and earlier during sleep or hibernation, and the HD audio controller, the Redmond-based company explained. The software giant has noted that there are two scenarios in which Vista SP2 sucks more power than it should.

Vista SP2 HD Audio Controller Sucks Power Even During Sleep or Hibernation - A hotfix is available from Microsoft - Softpedia

I'm trying to contact Microsoft the Hotfix since I use HD Audio Controller on my laptop, and I went everywhere through Help & Support Center but I end up having to pay $60 just to send e-mail/chat/phone .

Does anyone know the support # other than what's mentioned above?


A:Microsoft Hotfix Help?

Nevermind, I finally got the requested Hotfix in the email .

It renames the High Definition Audio Controller in System Devices to "6.0.6002.22125".

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Sorry to be ignorant here, but I do not understand Microsoft's instructions as to how to install a hotfix. I downloaded the hotfix to take care of the constantly-recurring error message on Powerpoint that I get saying "the office assistant needs to be installed," etc, etc. I have windows 7 and it's powerpoint from Office XP Suite. The apps otherwise work perfectly.

Anyway, I downloaded the appropriate hotfix (it's what they told me I need to do to solve this issue), but all I seem to get is the hotfix text doc. The instructions in it are:

"If this hotfix was delivered with hfx.exe then it can be installed by running
hfx.exe from the appropriate platform directory."

Can someone tell me what to do with this?

A:how do you install a hotfix?

From the file that you downloaded, did you see the hfx.exe or all you receive is just documents?

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found hotfix folder for KB979909 in my hard drive. I think it was down loaded in October 2010. I did not down load this hotfix. It just happened.
The real problem is when the hotfix was down loaded, it absorbed one of my folders with it. The folder consisted about 100 photos taken during vacations. While this folder is in the hotfix folder, it is not accessible. Nor any of the files or folders accessible.
This hotfix folder has already been installed in June 2010. I don't need it, but I cannot remove or delete. Tried "add/remove" program and "system restore". None works.

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Hi guys, i noticed that there were a bunch of files that were placed in my C:\.

They are like 20+ folders which have long names (e.g. 13cb4f2d8713a5627df08fe2). A click into the file reveals that it is something about "HotFixInstaller" Hotiron Hotfix Installer...Microsoft corporation.

This seems okay, however i find it extremely odd that there are 20+ folders which have different name but contains the same file. Could someone advised me whether it is safe or do i have a malware in my computer.

Thanks for any assistance rendered


A:Hotfix installer???

Hi I have this same problem and I was wondering if you had found a solution to it?

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In trying to remove some programs on my Add or Remove Programs List of currently installed programs I have nine on the list which are shown as:

"Windows XP Hotfix (SP1)[See Q30942 or some other like number] for more information"

How do I find out what these numbers mean so I can determine if I should remove them (If they are removable)?

A:XP Hotfix Programs


these are the updates and patches that have been installed. The number refers to the article # for the fix and you can enter the # here to find out which fixes they refer to.


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Here is my HJT log file, any help appreciated

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=54896
R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=69157
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=69157
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Search_URL = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=54896
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=54896
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=69157
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search,SearchAssistant =
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search,CustomizeSearch =
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Local Page = C:\Windows\SysWOW64\blank.htm
R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar,LinksFolderName =
F2 - REG:system.ini: UserInit=userinit.exe
O1 - Hosts: ::1 localhost
O2 - BHO: AskBar BHO - {201f27d4-3704-41d6-89c1-aa35e39143ed} - C:\Program Files (x86)\AskBarDis\bar\bin\askBar.dll
O2 - BHO: NCO 2.0 IE BHO - {602ADB0E-4AFF-4217-8AA1-95DAC4DFA408} - C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Symantec Shared\coShared\Browser\2.5\coIEPlg.dll
O2 - BHO: Symantec Intrusion Prevention - {6D53EC84-6AAE-4787-AEEE-F4628F01010C} - C:\PROGRA~2\COMMON~1\SYMANT~1\IDS\IPSBHO.... Read more

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How to check if hotfix 12345 is installed on 100 machines ?

A:checking hotfix

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What are the AMD hotfix drivers and how do they differ from the normal updates? Would you only install them if you have issues or should you normally install them? Thanks

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I keep getting attacked by a Helkern and researched to find the patch but the instructions that came with it are so hard for me to understand. It took me forever to find out what Service Pack I was even using. I really just need someone to explain what the patch is trying to say or where to find <drive>:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\Mssql I dont have one. I am stumped for the second time.

This is the addy where the patch that I am trying to install is located http://www.kaspersky.com/news?id=970183
If anyone can help I would be so grateful. Thank you

A:Help Installing a Hotfix

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Hello all. I posted this thread a couple weeks ago looking to solve a BSOD that seems to have gone away... just to be replaced with another one. Here is the basic PC info from the last thread, to save a click through:

? Windows 7 x64 SP1
? Original OS was Vista x64
? Full retail version (purchased upgrade code from Win7 RC to RTM)
? Age of system (hardware): Almost exactly 2 years
? Age of OS installation: A few weeks
? CPU: Intel Mobile Core 2 Duo P8400 @ 2.26GHz
? Video Card: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650
? MotherBoard:
***Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
***Model: 0P786H
***Version: A08
***Chipset Vendor: Intel
***Chipset Model: PM45
***Chipset Revision: 07
***Southbridge Vendor: Intel
***Southbridge Model: 82801IM (ICH9-M)
***Southbridge Revision: 03
? Power Supply: Dell brand - currently unavailable, if that turns out to be a suspect I can provide in a later post

On jcgriff's recommendation I installed this hotfix which seems to have helped the previous issue, but now I have run into the issue that is logged in the attachment. For this BSOD, however I have noticed symptoms: sometimes after waking my laptop from sleep the secondary monitor attached via DVI does not wake, but Windows seems to recognize a monitor is connected. Also, Aero comes becomes disabled for all window/taskbar effects, and when I try to reactivate it the screen flickers and cycles a handful of times then throws a blue screen.

Any help is greatly appreciated, this is quickly driving ... Read more

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A while back there was a thread that I found which had a tool to remove windows xp hotfix backups. can anyone give me a link to that thread or the app itself?

A:win xp hotfix removal?

Have you tried Add/Remove Programs within the Control Panel?

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Just done a (belarc) analysis of PC and found that a security hotfix for the .NET framework is missing - item Q886903. It explains a lot as to why it won't work properly for me, but the question is: How do I get hold of it and install it? I've been all over the MS sites and can find lots of data,info etc, but nowhere to click on to download it. What to do now??

Thanks in advance.

A:Missing hotfix

When did you last run windows update ?


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not sure how this would work but is it possible to have a hotfix notice sticky. there was a hotfix to fix a usb issue that was in 7 and even after searching the forums I didn't find a simular thread but after browsing the forums I ran across it and found a hotfix that fix my issue. if there was a thread with a hotfix notice for hotfixes that are not part of the auto updates it might have saved me hours of trouble shooting an issue that was already solved.

A:hotfix notice

Sounds like a good idea. I second the motion. Out of curiousity, what was the USB hotfix about?

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Just found this

Hotfix posted

We have now posted a hotfix that we believe resolves this issue.

You can get the fix here: You encounter problems when you move data over USB from a Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2-based computer that has an NVIDIA USB EHCI chipset and at least 4GB of RAM

Please don't forget to undo the temporary workaround that was mentioned in this thread. It doesn't matter if you undo this before or after the QFE is installed.

Undo instructions: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums...10-c7d347002e66

You have to request the hotfix but I got mine almost instantly. Use IE to go through the request.

A:Hotfix available for USB problems

Excellent info and very rep-deserving. That should help many people!

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recently my computer has been acting strange... browsers keep freezing, one game doesn't work unless i use combofix first and even then i have to try and start it a couple times before it actually starts and lastly on games screen goes black if i tab out and back in.

one game i know hasn't been updated because its a single player game.
the other game apparently hasn't had any server updates or any thing so they don't know why it would be going to a black screen.

looking at the add and remove programs i see a couple updates that have been added and cant be removed... and i DO NOT have auto-matic updates turned on. (the date they installed is the date i started having troubles and i don't know of any other changes and i cant find any viruses or any thing else)
Hotfix for windows XP kb954550-v5
Windows Imagin Component
Windows Genuin Advantage Validation Tool
Hotfix for Microsoft.NET Framework 3.5 SP1 KB953595
Microsoft.NET Framworks 3.0 SP2
- WPF_1
- WPF2_32
- WPF_Other
- WF_32
.NET Frameworks CRT
.NET Framwork PreXP
Dr. Watson
.Net Framework 1
.net Framework 2
.Net Framework ASP. NEt
.NET Framework WinForms
.Net Framework CA
.NET Framework CLR
dose any one have any idea what one of these might be causing it and how to uninstall and block crap from auto-maticly installing on my computer... this kinda crap is the exact reason i don't have auto-updater on. >.>

A:Hotfix for windows

Since you ran Combofix I would suggest having it analyzed here:Please follow the instructions in ==>This Guide<==.Once the proper logs are created, then make a NEW TOPIC and post it ==>HERE<== Please include the link to this topic in your new topic and a description of your computer issues and what you have done to resolve them.If you can produce at least some of the logs, then please create the new topic and explain what happens when you try to create the log(s) that you couldn't get. If you cannot produce any of the logs, then still post the topic and explain that you followed the Prep. Guide, were unable to create the logs, and describe what happens when you try to create the logs.Once you have created the new topic, please reply back here with a link to the new topic.

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So I'm desperately trying to recover room off my aging desktop's 160GB internal hard drive. In the root drive, I see dozens of folders with hash for names. They've been accumulating for a while now and total a couple Gigabytes. It says they're hotfixes but I'm not sure if I can remove them. I could sure use the extra space without deleting anything useful.
So can I delete these folders?

A:Hotfix clutter?

Please perform the following, so that we can get the exact specs of your computer. This will better assist us in helping you more.Publish a Snapshot using SpeccyThe below is for those who cannot get onlinePlease take caution when attaching a text file to your post if you cannot copy/paste the link to your post, you will need to edit it to make sure that your Windows Key is not present.

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Ok. So I am trying to install this hotfix 931573 because it is telling me my Vista is not genuine, when in actuality it is. Go figure, I can only access my desktop when using safe mode... but looky here I get error 0x80070422. I can't install the hotfix because BITS is disabled! Well ****, then how the hell can I install the hotfix when I can only run the computer in safe mode?

Seriously need some help to fix this problem. Thanks in advance.

A:HotFix 931573

for the error,

Click Start, click Run, type services.msc, and then click OK.

Right-click Background Intelligent Transfer Service, and then click Properties.

In the Startup type list, click automatic, and then click Apply.

If Service status is set to Stopped, click Start, and then click OK.

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Since it got resolved, this thread was recently closed:

For anyone interested, I have happy follow-up as of 10 mins ago.

Came home saw new godl shield. It was 2 NEW fixes, one 4 Xp and one for my "new" IE6.

They both dowloaded and installed normally and immediately.

Again, thank U, God.

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Is there a way that I can put in a request for the Hotfix KB2664888 to be packaged in a .MSI format.  I have computers that are in need of this fix and to deploy this through group policy would make this very efficient. 

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In Windows XP, the control panel in 'add/remove' programs, a number of

'Windows Hotfix' appear at the end of the list of programs. What does this mean and should I remove them?

Thanks, Erwin

A:Windows Hotfix

Keep those, they are windows security patches mostly I believe, much needed

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Does any know what this Windows XP Hotfix (SP2) is? I have it in my add/remove list about 20 times...and that number is growing. Can I remove these? Also, can I stop them rom returning?

A:Windows XP Hotfix (SP2) ??

They are updates from MS.

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cud sum1 tell me what 'Windows XP hotfix' is? I have like loads of this program on my computer when i look at my add/remove prgrams list.. are they updates that i receive from support.microsoft.com ?? because thats the location of it?

Could some1 help me please? can i remove them from my computer?? theres at least 30 of them!


A:Windows XP Hotfix?????

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Hello great bleepingcomputer..

I have a ton of Thinkpoint windows on my desktop that reaad:( Access Violation at address 004AFD43 in Module Hotfix.exe Read address of 00000000) when i start my system . and i started up in safe mode w/ networking, but the same error occurred .

Anyone have an idea as to what it is and how to fix?

thank you .

A:Thinkpoint 'hotfix.exe' ...please help !!


Thinkpoint is a rogue. We have a removal guide for it here: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/virus-removal/remove-thinkpoint

Orange Blossom

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Hi Guys

I posted this before but was asked to post it again with the logs requested. I *think* I've done it right.

My problem is that my computer always seems to be thinking and in my C Folder I now have 13 folders which are named in a mixture of random numbers and letters like: 2e23a2afeaf12393f375ac5430421a. It started with 2 folders and then grew to 6. Last night it was 11 and now it is 13.

When I run my cursor over it it says things like hotfix.exe and autorun.ico which when I google tell me they have something to do with windows nt. However, I haven't run or tried to install it.

They won't allow me to delete them and when I go to Add Remove Programs they are not there either.

I have tried running AVG, Spyware Doctor and CCleaner but none of them have picked it up.

I also started to defrag my computer last night as it was at 84% however, that's when I gained 2 folders so I stopped.

I'm hoping you can help.

Just a quick question, when you say disable your antivirus do you mean turn it off completely?

Below is my DDS file log and attached is my zipped folder that hopefully I've done correctly as I haven't done it before.

DDS (Ver_09-03-16.01) - NTFSx86
Run by Kelly Lomman at 14:05:34.74 on Sat 05/09/2009
Internet Explorer: 7.0.5730.11 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_13
Microsoft Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600.3.1252.1.1033.18.1023.461 [GMT 9.5:30]

AV: AVG Anti-Virus Free *On-access scanning enabled* (Updated)

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A:Hotfix.exe - With Logs

Hello -

Those folders are likely from Windows Updates.

Note time and dates:

RP1379: 4/13/2009 8:00:24 PM - Software Distribution Service 3.0
2009-04-13 20:01 <DIR> --d----- C:\a1c6beed1e18fee02188

RP1389: 4/22/2009 8:00:28 PM - Software Distribution Service 3.0
2009-04-22 20:00 <DIR> --d----- C:\713c86a4ead8422a3fb8

RP1402: 5/2/2009 8:02:06 PM - Software Distribution Service 3.0
2009-05-02 20:08 <DIR> --d----- C:\9358f40a7e5051b8a775d266

I'm going to take a guess that you have automatic updates on, and it's set to somewhere around 8PM

I wouldn't worry about these. I have several such folders also.

Something I see which you should address:

Uninstall the following via the Add/Remove Panel (Start->(Settings)->Control Panel->Add/Remove Programs):

J2SE Runtime Environment 5.0 Update 10
J2SE Runtime Environment 5.0 Update 6
Java 2 Runtime Environment, SE v1.4.2_03
Java(TM) 6 Update 2
Java(TM) 6 Update 3
Java(TM) 6 Update 5
Java(TM) 6 Update 7
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment 6 Update 1

These are all outdated, and security risks by having them installed still. Unfortunately, Java does not uninstall these older versions when you update, nor tell you that you should. Going forward, Java will overwrite existing installs, so removing older versions should not be required after this.

Leave Java(TM) 6 Update 13 alone, as it has the most recent security updates.

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I Have 16 Windows XP Hotfix numbers in my add/delete screen. Cannot find out what they are for and want to delete them if they are not necessary. HELP! HELP!

A:frustrated XP Hotfix??

Enter the number in the Windows Knowledge Base search

I have 21 in my add/remove programs and they don't cause any problems, they are installed from Windows Update.

Why do you want to uninstall them?


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Yesterday I installed QFE 975741, a hotfix that HP's software told me that I need to install. When it was finished installing I got the message that it might not have installed correctly. Today I am finding that Excel does not calc unless I save the file; when I copy new formulas they do not recalc unless I save the file. I'm wondering if this is because of this Windows 975741. It would seem that the way to test this idea is to undo the installation of this hotfix.

How do I uninstall a hotfix?


A:How to undo a hotfix

Quote: Originally Posted by DouglasWRoberts

Yesterday I installed QFE 975741, a hotfix that HP's software told me that I need to install. When it was finished installing I got the message that it might not have installed correctly. Today I am finding that Excel does not calc unless I save the file; when I copy new formulas they do not recalc unless I save the file. I'm wondering if this is because of this Windows 975741. It would seem that the way to test this idea is to undo the installation of this hotfix.

How do I uninstall a hotfix?


Best way is the easiest way, too. Do a system restore.

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Hi i'm getting this 0XE3 crash when i start my PC so i followed the error description to this page, https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2735209

so this is what is happening i checked my system is correct it is a windows 7 based 64x machine, only when i try to install the fix i get " The update is not applicable to this computer " any help on this please

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