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Now, when I try to add or remove programs get error message - Parser message Value creation failed " at line 451. Jan 18, 2010 #2 jwingpg TS Rookie Topic Starter No hard drive activity. Thank you. 09-18-2009, 01:59 PM #9 wyzsard1 Registered Member Join Date: Sep 2009 Posts: 5 OS: windows xp Thanks to everyone, for taking time to help out. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases have a peek here

All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Search Sign Up Log In Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Sign Up Language English Español Deutsch Français Italiano Thanks in advance! Any idea how to fix this problem or is there another way to launch the app? Hope someone can help.

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whoot... If you don't like the stock appearance of Google Home, here are two quick and easy ways to make it truly yours. Cheers, James Jan 18, 2010 #1 strategic TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,020 Do you notice any harddrive activity when it should be loading? I was in safe mode when I ran the commands.

Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Jan 13, 2005 it worked lika a charm!! I certain the reg changes were a result of spyware. Log In or Register to post comments Pavan Stefano (not verified) on Apr 29, 2004 Microsoft support knowledge have not solution, this is very bad Log In or Register to post Windows 10 Cannot Open Control Panel Whatever it did worked !

Does not work in safe mode or using different administrator account. AnonymousNov 9, 2004, 6:50 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.basics (More info?)" appwiz.cpl " this is the file used for add/remove programs.This file may be currupted/deleted ,so try copying "appwiz.cpl " from I did everything meaning - loading in safe mode, start/run/cmd.exe, msiexec/ unregister, and then regserver..etc, to no avail, I'm still getting error 1721. Microsoft q266668 is lengthy process.

I´m running Windows XP Pro... Cannot Uninstall Program Windows 10 Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Advertisement billcam Thread Starter Joined: Mar 5, 2008 Messages: 1 Have recently put XP pro on PC. To get to that, look at the left hand pane and you will see a link which says Turn windows features on or off.

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What type of antivirus software are you running? my review here However, I think the bigger problem I'm faced with right now is not being able to access that part of the control panel which is what brought me here. Cannot Open Add Remove Programs Windows 7 Let us know.> Wes> > In news:[email protected],> mayjacks hunted and pecked:> > Hi. Uninstall A Program Won't Open Windows 7 KB3206632 Update Fails at 97% [SOLVED] Make Voter Registration Automatic Reimage 'Urgent Chrome Update' Malware Gas Prices - 2016 Crazy ad sound in background! » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP>

I followed all the various steps in the thread (changed the theme, renamed the SHELLSTYLE.DLL, moved other copies from another PC, copied in files from an old LUNA directory tree, etc.) navigate here Jan 19, 2010 #7 jwingpg TS Rookie Topic Starter strategic said: ↑ Hmmm... About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Feb 9, 2005 Works perfectly, now. Appwiz.cpl Download

Thanks, TJ Back to top #4 Broni Broni The Coolest BC Computer BC Advisor 41,463 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Daly City, CA Local time:04:24 PM Posted 06 January 2011 - 11:45 Thanks. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? http://wikisky.net/windows-10/programs-just-close.html Thanks....-- Still alive and kicking. 2 answers Last reply Nov 9, 2004 More about access remove programs AnonymousNov 8, 2004, 11:10 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.basics (More info?)Will this open Add

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Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Jan 28, 2005 Thank you very much, problem solved !!! Is there something else I can do to be able to run Control Panel Add/Remove Programs applet under Windows XP Professional? The window pops up but it freezes and I have to use task manager to close it.I have and use Advanced Uninstaller 2006 pro but I still want to know why In Windows 7, this utility is present under the Programs heading and named simply, Uninstall a Program.

Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Better than Windows A/R because it also removes all traces from the Registry as well. Thanks! this contact form Try downloading and running a complete scan with](for starters) and try again.

RevoUninstaller does the same thing. The add/remove programs applet behavior did not change. Thanks so much for all the suggestions. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 28, 2007 4:35 AM PDT In reply to: Windows 2000/NT: I can't get Add/remove programs to open That's quite interesting.On another brain damaged Windows 2000 that

I also just finished teh 8 step redirect virus steps. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/691839 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? I love you so much! =] Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Dec 28, 2004 great, worked well, thank you!!! note the space between sfc and -scannow you might need windows media.

Log In or Register to post comments Akash Gupta (not verified) on Nov 20, 2003 I tried the above procedure and it works to perfection. All Rights Reserved. No, create an account now. Get the answer Ask a new question Read More Microsoft Windows XP Related Resources Can not access add/remove programs Unable to "Explore" or Access Add/Remove Programs Cant open anything(cmd/ addremove programs

Database administrator? Hope someone can help. what exactly is it called so i can check that out first before i go on, and if i deleted it, which .cab file from my windows cd do i find