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2 "rundll32.exe" Running ?


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#1 stevev

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Posted 27 January 2008 - 02:22 PM

Hello,

Just looking through Task manager and noticed that i have 2 "rundll32.exe" running at the same time, I also have two "taskmgr.exe" running aswell. I was just wondering if this is normal ?

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Posted 27 January 2008 - 05:07 PM

You have taskeng.exe and taskmgr.exe. I don't have rundll32.exe showing in my task manager, but I have multiple svchost.exe running.

I'm not sure if this will work on Vista, but you can give it a try:
http://windowsxp.mvps.org/rundll32.htm

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Posted 27 January 2008 - 06:16 PM

Great tip Jacee! It works in my 64 bit copy of Vista Ultimate!
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Posted 27 January 2008 - 07:12 PM

Oh good :huh: Thanks for letting me know John!

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