Error loading C:\windows\image.dll Remove please!

  LAP 22:16 04 May 04
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o/s win xp pro.
When starting up computer I am presented with a small window which states 'Error loading C:\windows\image.dll' underneath this it states 'The specified module could not be found'
I delete this and an identical one which is underneath. Then the computer works fine. This appears to have occurred after a recent virus scan using PC-cillin 2003. Annoying, but not vital would just like to remove it/return to normal. Thank you..

  VoG II 22:22 04 May 04

Start, Run, type

msconfig

and click OK.

Look for it on the startup tab and untick it. Restart your computer.

  Dan the Confused 22:27 04 May 04

Very tired, but click here might be worth a look.

  LAP 02:38 05 May 04

VoG, thank you. In msconfig I unticked 'image rundll32 C:\windows' I then got a screen 'Choose the normal startup mode on the General Tab to start windows normally and undo the changes you made using the System Configeration Utility' I did this and went round in a full circle.

Dan the Confused, thank you. I would like to wait before downloading anything at the moment as there are so many viruses. I have noted the sites details. Thank you both..

  LAP 18:55 05 May 04

Have been onto the Evesham help line and was told that the 'file' has been left behind from a Trojan virus. The 'file' reappears every time I boot up the computer.

To get rid of this I downloaded the following from click here . Opened this up and the 'file' disappeared. Best Lap..

  Dan the Confused 19:07 05 May 04

Glad the problem is fixed Lap, but you could also have downloaded it safely from the Computercops site.

  LAP 19:15 05 May 04

Dan the Confused, I was not confident enough to take your advice. I'm sorry and thanks. Lap.

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