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Explorer.exe Application Error

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I think I posted this under the wrong forum... I put it in the Malware Removal forum... but was getting no replies! :whistling: here it is... hopefully in the right spot

I have a computer where it's getting a Explorer.exe Application error dialog at start up... The error goes on to say 'Application failed to initialize properly (0xc0000005)

I read on one post where it was suggest to make this change to the registry:


With no luck... still getting blank desktop... anyone have any suggestions? I've tried running Ad-Aware from task manager, but get the error when I try to run the ad-aware.exe... This is on a Windows XP system. The screen saver come on after a bit, and then after a little while longer, we get the following dialog box:

Error loading newdev.dll
Invalid access to memory location

Help! :blink:
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Ive responded to the post in the Malware forum.

No log has been posted yet, so we will start from there. I will refer member back to this topic if malware is not the case :whistling:
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Perfect, Justin...I've subscribed to both topics. :whistling:

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