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Hi Bruce,

 

I tried running the regfix.cmd, a cmd window popped up for a second and then dissappeared, no message saying it was successful. I still cannot run the .reg files.


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Hi desertdublu

Please move the downloaded file swreg.exe to C:\Windows\System32.

Then follow my instructions in post #15 and then #12.

When the batch file is run you may not see any message though.

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Hi desertdublu

Been doing some more thinking. If the instructions in my last post do not work then please try this.


WARNING: This fix has been designed specifically for desertdublu. If you are not desertdublu , do not follow these instructions, as you may cause harm to your computer.

Click Start > Search for regedit > right click on regedit.exe > select Run as Administrator

Expand HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE, and look for a subkey called COMPONENTS

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If you do not find it then it will need to be imported.

Single click on HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE,

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go to the File Menu > Load Hive... > navigate to C:\Windows\System32\config > select the COMPONENTS file (the one without a file extension)

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Click Open > Give it a key name of COMPONENTS > OK

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it should appear as in the first screenshot.

Once the hive is loaded please then run the .reg files that you downloaded to your desktop.

Merge the registry files into the registry.
  • Double click on the goodkey23290.reg file.
  • You should see a message pop up warning you are about to update the registry. Do you wish to continue? Say Yes.
  • You should see a second message saying that the update to the registry was successful.
  • Repeat the above steps for goodkey19091.reg and goodkeykillbit.reg.


    Please confirm if the .reg files have imported successfully before proceeding with further instructions.

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Hi Bruce,

 

Ok that worked, I was able to run those files. Attached are the sfcdetails text and the Checksur log

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Hi Desertdublu

Excellent. Not sure if you ran this fix as there is still an error remaining.

FRST fix
  • Highlight the entire content of the quote box below.

    Move: c:\Users\Warren\Desktop\StObjectInstrumentation.ptxml c:\WINDOWS\winsxs\amd64_microsoft-windows-s..ect-instrumentation_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16385_none_ad0104c087b7e1f0\StObjectInstrumentation.ptxml

  • Right click on the highlighted text and select Copy.
  • Start FRST (FRST64) with Administrator privileges
  • Press the Fix button. FRST will process the lines copied above from the clipboard.
  • When finished, a log file (Fixlog.txt) will pop up and saved in the same location the tool was ran from.
  • Please copy and paste its contents in your next reply.

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Hi Bruce,

 

When I try to hit "FIX" button I get the message "No filelist.txt found. The filelist.txt should be in the same directory as the program". I tried copying that to a notepad file on my desktop, naming it "fixlist", and running the program again, it said it completed successfully, this is the fixlog

 

 

Fix result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (x64) Version: 03-10-2017 01
Ran by Warren (04-10-2017 17:39:24) Run:3
Running from C:\Users\Warren\Desktop
Loaded Profiles: Warren (Available Profiles: Warren & Mcx1-WARREN-PC)
Boot Mode: Normal
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fixlist content:
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Move: c:\Users\Warren\Desktop\StObjectInstrumentation.ptxml c:\WINDOWS\winsxs\amd64_microsoft-windows-s..ect-instrumentation_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16385_none_ad0104c087b7e1f0\StObjectInstrumentation.ptxml
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"c:\Users\Warren\Desktop\StObjectInstrumentation.ptxml" => not found

==== End of Fixlog 17:39:24 ====

 


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Hi desertdublu

Have you downloaded the zipped file and extracted the file StInstrumentation.ptxml to your desktop?

Please check if file is there if it is not there please extract the zipped file and run the fix again.

you can use the method that worked for you.
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Hi Bruce,

 

I can't find that file on my computer, was it one you posted in this thread? I can't find it in your other posts.


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Hi desertdublu.

I sent you 4 files on 26 September by pm messenger. 3 were the .reg files and there was a .zip file. The file is called new compressed(zipped)folder.zip. This is the file I need you to download to your desktop.

Once you have downloaded it, right click on it and select extract to. Make sure your desktop is selected. This may create a new folder on your desktop. If it does The StObjectInstrumentation file will be in it. Move this file to your desktop so that you should see the StObjectInstrumentation file on your desktop.

Once you can see this file run the FRST fix. :)
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Hi Bruce,

 

I extracted that file to my desktop and ran FRST64 again as admin, clicked "fix", but I get the same message, "no filelist.txt found". Must be in the same directory."


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Hi desertdublu.

Are you still requiring assistance?

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