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Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by jamsie, Oct 8, 2003.

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  1. jamsie

    jamsie Thread Starter

    Jun 17, 2002
    when i right ckick on my desktop or in my documents i get the message that i have performed an illegal operation and will be closed down. when i click on details it tells me
    EXPLORER caused an invalid page fault in
    module <unknown> at 0000:00656d61.
    EAX=465c7765 CS=0197 EIP=00656d61 EFLGS=00010286
    EBX=00000000 SS=019f ESP=0059ea58 EBP=4e656c69
    ECX=0059ee7c DS=019f ESI=bff772f8 FS=2587
    EDX=c167aa00 ES=019f EDI=80000000 GS=0000
    Bytes at CS:EIP:

    Stack dump:
    00446eac 000007a0 00007800 00000000 00000000 004323dc 00000000 0059ea90 7100217c 00433084 00000001 0059ea90 0000011f 00433084 00000000 0059eab4

    when close the details box my desktop goes white and i have to click restore my active desktop.

    can anyone help. thanks
  2. Rollin' Rog

    Rollin' Rog

    Dec 9, 2000
    Do you know how recently this problem began? If Win98 or ME it might be possible to restore a previous registry or system configuration.

    Try this for starters, run regedit and navigate to the following key:


    Right click on and delete the StreamMRU key.

    Also give us a copy/paste of a HijackThis Scanlog if that does not help.


    I would also recommend not using Active Desktop. Can you right click on the desktop and select Active Desktop and UNcheck "view as web page"?
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