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Windows 7: Side By Side Configuration Incorrect


23 May 2010   #1

windows 7 x64
 
 
Side By Side Configuration Incorrect

I've been running win 7 x64 for a few months now. Everything has worked fine and now whenever i try running any programs i get an Sxs error. I tried 'sfc /scannow' but nothing has shown up. Then i tried installing a VC++ redist package, but I can't even run the exe file at all. Here's is a event log from one of the errors.

Level Date and Time Source Event ID Task Category
Error 5/22/2010 9:06:01 AM SideBySide 33 None "Activation context generation failed for ""G:\Program Files (x86)\winamp\winamp.exe"". Dependent Assembly Microsoft.Windows.Common-Controls,language=""*"",processorArchitecture=""X86"",publicKeyToken=""6595b64144ccf1df"",type= ""win32"",version=""6.0.0.0"" could not be found. Please use sxstrace.exe for detailed diagnosis."


- <Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
- <System>
<Provider Name="SideBySide" />
<EventID Qualifiers="49409">33</EventID>
<Level>2</Level>
<Task>0</Task>
<Keywords>0x80000000000000</Keywords>
<TimeCreated SystemTime="2010-05-22T16:06:01.000000000Z" />
<EventRecordID>9108</EventRecordID>
<Channel>Application</Channel>
<Computer>ViEtStA</Computer>
<Security />
</System>
- <EventData>
<Data>Microsoft.Windows.Common-Controls,language="&#x2a;",processorArchitecture="X86",publicKeyToken="6595b64144ccf1df",type="win32 ",version="6.0.0.0"</Data>
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data>G:\Program Files (x86)\winamp\winamp.exe</Data>
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
</EventData>
</Event>


EDIT:
I have been running Sxstrace for a while now and i had txt file outputted. Its pretty long but heres a small portion of it


=================
Begin Activation Context Generation.
Input Parameter:
Flags = 0
ProcessorArchitecture = AMD64
CultureFallBacks = en-US;en
ManifestPath = C:\Windows\system32\WUDFHost.exe
AssemblyDirectory = C:\Windows\system32\
Application Config File =
-----------------
INFO: Parsing Manifest File C:\Windows\system32\WUDFHost.exe.
INFO: Manifest Definition Identity is Microsoft.Umdf.WUDFHost.exe,processorArchitecture="amd64",type="win32",version="5.1.0.0".
INFO: Activation Context generation succeeded.
End Activation Context Generation.

=================
Begin Activation Context Generation.
Input Parameter:
Flags = 0
ProcessorArchitecture = AMD64
CultureFallBacks = en-US;en
ManifestPath = C:\Program Files\Yamicsoft\Windows 7 Manager\1-ClickCleaner.exe
AssemblyDirectory = C:\Program Files\Yamicsoft\Windows 7 Manager\
Application Config File =
-----------------
INFO: Parsing Manifest File K:\vcredist_x86.exe.
INFO: Manifest Definition Identity is sfxcab.exe,processorArchitecture="X86",type="win32",version="1.0.0.0".
INFO: Parsing Manifest File C:\Program Files\Yamicsoft\Windows 7 Manager\1-ClickCleaner.exe.
INFO: Manifest Definition Identity is MyApplication.app,version="1.0.0.0".
INFO: Activation Context generation succeeded.
End Activation Context Generation.


any ideas? Thanks.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
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23 May 2010   #2

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by snowcrab View Post
I've been running win 7 x64 for a few months now. Everything has worked fine and now whenever i try running any programs i get an Sxs error. I tried 'sfc /scannow' but nothing has shown up. Then i tried installing a VC++ redist package, but I can't even run the exe file at all. Here's is a event log from one of the errors.

Level Date and Time Source Event ID Task Category
Error 5/22/2010 9:06:01 AM SideBySide 33 None "Activation context generation failed for ""G:\Program Files (x86)\winamp\winamp.exe"". Dependent Assembly Microsoft.Windows.Common-Controls,language=""&#x2a;"",processorArchitecture=""X86"",publicKeyToken=""6595b64144ccf1df"",type= ""win32"",version=""6.0.0.0"" could not be found. Please use sxstrace.exe for detailed diagnosis."


- <Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
- <System>
<Provider Name="SideBySide" />
<EventID Qualifiers="49409">33</EventID>
<Level>2</Level>
<Task>0</Task>
<Keywords>0x80000000000000</Keywords>
<TimeCreated SystemTime="2010-05-22T16:06:01.000000000Z" />
<EventRecordID>9108</EventRecordID>
<Channel>Application</Channel>
<Computer>ViEtStA</Computer>
<Security />
</System>
- <EventData>
<Data>Microsoft.Windows.Common-Controls,language="&#x2a;",processorArchitecture="X86",publicKeyToken="6595b64144ccf1df",type="win32 ",version="6.0.0.0"</Data>
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data>G:\Program Files (x86)\winamp\winamp.exe</Data>
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
<Data />
</EventData>
</Event>

any ideas? Thanks.
I am assuming that this is happening on more than this one app. If so you need to do what it says in the event. That is: Please use sxstrace.exe for detailed diagnosis."

So type cmd in search>type sxstrace.exe and take a screenshot of the out put and upload it here

Ken
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 May 2010   #3

windows 7 x64
 
 

@zigzag - i was running sxstrace as i posted it, i edited the first post and pasted a small clip of the sxstrace output file.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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