Explorer error in msvcrt.dll

  danbutcher 20:18 12 Nov 04

Hi All,
I've been having a problem recently with one of my PC's (well, a few, but thisis *really* bugging me...)
Everytime I try to open a folder on the desktop, or anything on the hard drive from windows normally (ie double click on desktop ones, via my computer etc for the others) I get an error message with the following error signature:

App Name: explorer.exe
AppVer: 6.0.2800.1106
ModName: msvcrt.dll
ModVer: 7.0.2600.1106
Offset: 00033ec0.

and it won't open the item. I can get to things from the command prompt, and by browsing using the run command, as well as the traditional File/Open prompt.

I'm running Windows XP Home, SP1. I tried a repair install to no avail (except a blister on my finger after typing in the codes!) and it still does it. Any Ideas??

Dan Butcher

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

What is Amazon Go and will it come to the UK? The store without checkouts or queues

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

Why ecommerce hasn't taken off on social media

New MacBook Pro 2016 review | MacBook Pro with Touch Bar review: Apple's expensive and powerful…