Re: Almost all programs shutdown



cricchise
07-10-2005, 02:00 AM
Mr. Rich Barry rocks!!!.....your suggestion solved my problem. I'm happily
surfing with IE again, Mcafee works fine and all my programs start and run
successfully again. You fixed a problem that all other forums suggested could
be solved by running AdAware (which I had previously done a bunch of times
without success).
Thanks again.

"cricchise" wrote:

> Thanks for the reply. Did what you suggested and a box popped up that said
> "Windows File Protection. Please wait while Windows verifies that all
> protected Windows files are intact and in their original versions" It took
> about 45 mins to complete, then the box went away, but nothing else happened.
> Was I supposed to receive a log of the outcome somewhere?
>
> "Rich Barry" wrote:
>
> > Try a System File Check. If you have a WinXP CD insert it in the
> > cdrom drive. Then go to Start>Run
> > type: sfc /scannow
> > "cricchise" <cricchise@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > news:CA1BBC82-3741-4C7D-9D50-A4F475DBB0F1@microsoft.com...
> > > Almost every program shuts down immediately when I try to start it with
> > > "____
> > > has encountered a problem and has to shut down. Do you want to send a
> > > report?"
> > > For some reason, Outlook Express seems to be fine, as does Mozilla
> > > Firefox.
> > > IE works sporadically, but will shutdown also at times. McAfee doesn't
> > > work.
> > > Nothing showed up in a recent scan by AsAware SE.
> > >
> >
> >
> >


Re: Almost all programs shutdown