RUNDLL

  eddie937 16:11 26 Nov 03
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I get this error message on startup of xp
'error loading C:\PROGRA~1\NEWDOT~1\NEWDOT~2.DLL
the spaecified module could not be found.
I have searched thru the threads but nothing about my problem.Could you please help me.thanks
ps. what is a RUNDLL file.

  Jester2K II 16:13 26 Nov 03

You have NewDotNet (Spyware) installed

Go to click here

Scroll down to PROCEDURE 4 (Download Uninstall from New.net):

download the file and run it.

  eddie937 16:40 26 Nov 03

thanks for your help.
spot on with the diagnostics, cheers
eddie

  Gongoozler 16:45 26 Nov 03

To answer the second part of your question, RUNDLL (and RUNDLL32) are applications that call the data from dll files. They often get the blame for problems because error messages often say something like "rundll caused a fault in xyz.dll". Usually, however, the real problem is in the DLL that is being accessed by RUNDLL. DLL is short for Dynamic Link Library which is a library of executable functions or data that can be used by a Windows application. The use of DLL files is central to the way Windows works, which why so many Windows errors are associated with DLL errors.

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