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Windows 7: Missing Shell32.dll after windows update

06 Aug 2010   #21
Flavius

Windows 7 Professional x64 PL
 
 

very strange your system ,run checkdisk on boot up (choose all options) Check Disk - chkdsk - Vista Forums

If it doesn't solve problem too,you can try repair install -no more idea...


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06 Aug 2010   #22
Funky Monk

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Repair install? Is that booting from win7 disk and doing it from there? Cause I was going to do that the last time I restored but thought it might reformat my hdd.

It is all strange though. I've had this computer for almost a year and it's only been since I put win 7 on here(about four months ago) that the bsod's started happening. I doubt very much it is windows and more likely some 3rd party program playing funny buggers. Crazy stuff..
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06 Aug 2010   #23
Flavius

Windows 7 Professional x64 PL
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Funky Monk View Post
Repair install? Is that booting from win7 disk and doing it from there? Cause I was going to do that the last time I restored but thought it might reformat my hdd.
you confuse "repair install" with rescue system in WinRE.Truly "repair install" you can only do on allive system Repair Install
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06 Aug 2010   #24
Funky Monk

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Problem solved.. Did a repair install and it fixed everything. All my setting are there and programs intact. Installed update(KB2286198) and rebooted to a fully healthy working computer. Thanks for the ace advice and helping me out with this. Much appreciated. X100
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06 Aug 2010   #25
Petey7

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64-bit
 
 

Glad to hear everything is working right again
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