Cant access Windows add/remove

  nick.p 19:24 20 Jun 03

I have just followed advice from another magazine to access hidden Windows add/remove items by editing sysoc.inf.
I cannot now access the Windows add/remove program at all,error message reads,error 2x0 on line 2011777033,O/S is XP.
Have tried system restore to no avail,so any help would be most welcome.
Many thanks from someone who has just learned not to play with things i dont understand.

  powerless 19:27 20 Jun 03

Have you an XP disk (?), throw that in the drive.

Then go to start > Run > Copy and paste:


Click ok and give her 5 minutes to sort herself out.

Reboot and try add/remove again.

  spikeychris 19:32 20 Jun 03

Go to start then run and copy and paste the below

regsvr32 appwiz.cpl


  powerless 19:33 20 Jun 03

That as well!

  spikeychris 19:36 20 Jun 03

Chris :o) Chris

  nick.p 20:17 20 Jun 03

Hi all,sorry i only have reload disc,tried the regsvr32 approach and only recvd message (DllRegisterServer in appwiz.cpl succeeded)but still unable to access add/remove.
thanks for the help anyway.

  nick.p 13:06 21 Jun 03

Problem solved,i had removed the extra comma as well as the word "hide", once replaced all OK.

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