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Old 03-08-2004, 04:29 AM   #1 (permalink)
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can anyone help me please after restarting my computer i cannot run any programs wenever i try opening a program i get the message "windows cannot find(the program am looking for)" i can only use internet explorer BUT other computers on my network can still access all my files that i cant so i am holping that there is a simple explanation lol

i have tried repairing windows from the xp disc but it says half way thru that rundll32 cannot be found

any help would be great

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Old 03-08-2004, 05:15 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Maybe bad shortcuts? Try running it from the main EXE in the programs folder and see what that does...Maybe your network admin blocked you out or sumthin ;-)

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Old 03-08-2004, 05:50 AM   #3 (permalink)
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yah, go chk the admin rights first.

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Old 03-08-2004, 04:21 PM   #4 (permalink)
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i am the admin for my home network and i cant access the files from the main exe's it did my head in so i reloaded windows and had to load all 70 gig of stuff back on ahhhhhhhhhhh
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