Safely remove hardware icon

  pomerian 20:45 18 Jun 11

my computer runs windows XP Professional 64 bit and I have lost the safely remove hardware icon. I typed in the work around in this months magazine but when I press enter it gives this error message :- Error in shell32.dll missing entry: control_rundllhotplug.dll. any ideas anyone?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 21:09 18 Jun 11

Windows is missing or has a damaged file.

First, click start then run and type sfc /scannow (make sure there is a space between the c and the /) let it scan and it should find and fix the problem.

Restart the system and see if it worked,

  pomerian 12:33 19 Jun 11

I have just tried that it came up with a message" insert SP2 disc " which I don't have since computer came with operating system pre-installed so I went on the net and downloaded SP2 making sure I got the right one the message then changed and said I had inserted the wrong disc

  gengiscant 12:58 19 Jun 11

Here's Missing icona workaround:

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 13:15 19 Jun 11

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