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Windows 7: Help with XPCOM popup

13 Sep 2015   #1

Win 7
Help with XPCOM popup

Haven't used my Win 7 emachines lpop for several mopnths and when I try to access the internet programs and Mozilla browser I get a popup error message...."couldn't load XPCOM.

Anyone know what this means and how to remedy it to enable internet access?



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13 Sep 2015   #2

OEM Windows 7 Ult (x64) SP1


That's a rather non-specific error/problem.
So it's hard to say, without more specific info about the system, including its security setup.

IF you are running KAV/KIS/KTS 2016 and MBAE (Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit), see HERE.

Short version: there was/is a compatibility issue between KAV/KIS/KTS 2016 and MBAE
Solution: download and install on top the MBAE BETA Preview, as explained HERE.
(If you use NoScript in Firefox, you'll need to allow "" and" to allow the download.)
MBAE 1.07 Free -- temporarily uninstall until 1.08 is available via General release.
MBAE 1.07 Premium -- disable browser shields until 1.08 is available via General release.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
14 Sep 2015   #3

Win 7

Thank you MoxieMomma, will try your suggestions.

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