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Explorer doesn't run on startup

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by jpboyrox, Apr 8, 2010.

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    For some reason it doesn't run on startup. I think this is to do with rundll32 being disable on startup but I am not sure. Rundll32 does not appear in msconfig. I will post a hiackthis log if required
     
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    I added rundll32.exe to srtatup again. Not sure if it needs a command line switch
     
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    that didn't help, also I noticed that explorer does run but closes (or crashes?) quickly. I can start explorer from task manager and it remains open fine but the fact that it closes is a problem as no one else understands how to start it up
     
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    I also got a virus on that computer, and successfully removed it but I don't think that helps the explorer problem
     
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