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Generic host process for win32 services


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My pc keep showing me this message "Generic host process for win32 services discovered a fault and need to close." every time i log in to windows. If i close the messagebox by click on "Dont Send" , screen will be freezed for the whole day.


Strange things is if i leave d messagebox open and wait for 10 to 15 minutes, then i can still do my things without any problem.

i came across with a lot article saying it's a virus/ adware problem , but i'd my avast and spyware doctor installed. i even do a full system scan yesterday. Eventhough spyware doc deleted some of suspected file, problems still appeared to be the same.

i tried to restore my pc, but the screen freezed before restart.

I am using windows xp sp2.

Any suggestion? please help me.... i dont want to format my drive...
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Click start then run, type chkdsk /f /r then press enter, type Y to confirm for next boot, press enter then reboot.

This will take an hour, it will appear to load normally then either the monitor will show progress or the screen will go blank, do not disturb this.

Click start then run, type
sfc /scannow then press enter, you need the XP CD and get a blue progress bar, when the bar goes, reboot.

Click start, all programmes, accessories, system tools to run disc clean up, click more options then clean up restore points, click confirm, click OK. Then from system tools, run disc defragmenter.

Click start then run, type prefetch then press enter, click edit then select all, right click any file then click delete, confirm delete, then reboot

When it gets to the desktop, the system files and the hard drive will be as they should


Download and install Tune Up 2006 Trial

Run disc clean up then registry clean up then click optimize to run reg defrag, which needs a reboot

After the reboot, click optimize then system optimizer to optimize the computer, select computer with an internet connection from the drop down menu, this also requires a reboot

After the reboot, click optimize then system optimizer to accelerate downloads, select the speed just above your actual connection speed, this requires a reboot

After the reboot, click optimize then system optimizer to run system advisor


If no change, the next thing to do would be a repair install, this will leave data and settings intact

XP Repair

If you are unable to run XP Repair

Alternate XP Repair

Use the last one, Windows Installation CD to repair the current installation, which uses a slightly different method


After running the repair it will be necessary to install all Windows Updates


Microsoft Update

Beyond this, it could be a hardware fault
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Thanks a lot for the reply , Keith ...

I give it a try tonight .... :tazz:
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:tazz:

i managed to repair my windows installation yesterday.... But, my current situation is all my taskbar buttons disappeared eventhough i still can get to those windows by click on ALT-Tab.
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Press ctrl + alt + del keys to get task manager, click file, new task, type explorer.exe then press enter
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well, i tried tat before yesterday , things didnt gone well also....
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You can try sfc /scannow though this should not be necessary after a repair, but as it does not take long, it is worth a go
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