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Missing rundll32.exe file can't access Control Panel Please Help

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by jpdecoux, Feb 6, 2007.

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  1. jpdecoux

    jpdecoux Thread Starter

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    After runnng AVG and CCleaner in Safe mode now my rundll32.exe file is missing someone please help.
     
  2. ozrom1e

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    The problem more than likely is from CCleaner if you made a backup from ccleaner I would suggest returning or restoring that particular backup other than that a repair-install of Windows would be in order.

    You might have to remove the hard drive from this computer and install it in another computer as a slave drive and after it is able to be accessed by Windows on that computer you will have to manually backup all of your important data that you have to another media like CD-R's, DVD or Thumb drive. Then when this is done return it to the original computer as a master drive on the primary IDE cable and do the following:

    REGISTRY WARNING: The details that follow require an above-average understanding of the technical topics involved. If you do not understand the Registry material presented here, either find a technically-knowledgeable friend or do not attempt to repair your system Registry yourself. Improper changes in the System Registry can render all data on your hard disk inaccessible.

    I hope you have the Windows software for this machine. Please give this a try and print it out for reference

    How to perform a repair installation of Windows XP if Internet Explorer 7 is installed

    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/917964

    How to Perform a Windows XP Repair Install = http://www.michaelstevenstech.com/XPrepairinstall.htm

    Here is a link to a registry backup program that is absolutely fantastic it is called ERUNT

    http://www.larshederer.homepage.t-online.de/erunt/

    Remember to always keep a backup of two things:

    Your registry and your data. You will never be sorry.
     
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