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#1 Kristine V

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Posted 05 August 2011 - 03:12 AM

I just paid 59.00 for the so called"professionals" at Dell to help me in no way. They told me I needed new harddrive, well I fixed it myself.. However I am able to get on the interenet but my programs wont load, I get the

Windows cannot open the file; rundl32.exe and it wants me to pick a program to run it in..

Then when i tried to run any program like virus protection etc.. this is the message I get.

Windows has the following information about this file type. This page will help you find software needed to open your file.

File Type: Script file

File Extension: .scr

Description: A Windows script file designed to act as a system screensaver, but capable of executing virus routines. You may search the following Web site for related software and information:

Can someone please help me, >>>>>!!!!!!

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Posted 05 August 2011 - 04:07 AM

What was causing your original problem, and What did you do to "fix it yourself" ?

Here is an explanation of rundl32.exe: My link
Feel free to ignore my comment, just another user !

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Posted 05 August 2011 - 06:47 AM

Sounds like you had a malware attack. Use this link to fix your broken file associations: http://www.dougknox.com/xp/tips/xp_easy_file.htm

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