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Thanks, Ian iwrp View Public Profile Send a private message to iwrp Find all posts by iwrp #4 09-10-2003, 07:43 AM ESALADUANE Offline Registered User Join Date: Nov To fix the problem, extract a new copy of Themeui.dll from your Windows XP CD. Safe mode will prevent those > > applications access and therefore unprotect the viruses or other malware > > allowing for easier removal. > > > > How to start Windows Navigate to >> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\ Policies\ActiveDesktop Look for NoChangingWallPaper in the right hand pane and make sure that it is set to 0.

Loading... I just got a new computer at work and > the IT guys moved everything over from the old machine. Safe mode will prevent those > applications access and therefore unprotect the viruses or other malware > allowing for easier removal. > > How to start Windows in Safe Mode Windows Thank you. 07-05-2005, 04:07 PM #5 Geekgirl TSF Team EmeritusMicrosoft Support Join Date: Jan 2005 Location: Pennsylvania Posts: 15,478 OS: XP Home SP3 x3 /XP Pro SP3/Vista

The time now is 12:21 PM. You might want to start in Safe Mode to run your antivirus and anti-spyware software. Click Start, Run and type cmd.exe 3. Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement cnet Reviews All Reviews Audio Cameras Laptops Phones Roadshow Smart Home Tablets TVs News All News Apple Crave Internet Microsoft Mobile

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  • If NoChangingWallPaper is not in the registry it's the same as being set to 0, the policy is disabled or not configured.
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Some viruses and other malware like to conceal themselves >in areas Windows protects while using them. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion I have admin privileges on this machine and even the tech guy is stumped. Todd On Wed, 31 Jan 2007 09:30:51 -0700, "Wesley Vogel" <> wrote: >rundll.exe or rundll32.exe? > >rundll32.exe is Run a DLL as an App and is found on XP.

all fixed!! All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Register Now - It's Free! as I ran SFC \scannow yesterday and it ran through, but didn't display anything at the end! http://www.michaelstevenstech.com/XPrepairinstall.htm Last edited by ESALADUANE : 09-10-2003 at 08:04 AM.

Reboot. __________________ 07-08-2005, 11:35 PM #11 bellevue_flyboy Registered Member Join Date: Jul 2005 Location: Omaha Metro Posts: 5 OS: XP Professional You did it again, Thank you sooo See if that works first. cenmac 4,190 views 1:52 Windows XP - Modify Display Properties - PC Operating Systems - Duration: 3:56. Also, if I pressed Shift+Tab as soon as I opened upDisplay Properties the hidden/missing tabs would be selected and Icould use the arrow keys to select the different tabs.Look to see

The memory could not be "read". Here are the places giving gamers hope, and those that have shut down sales. If you can help please either post and/or send me an email. She is the Greatest. 07-06-2005, 04:44 AM #7 koala Moderator Hardware Team Join Date: Mar 2005 Location: UK Posts: 26,222 OS: Win7-64, BunsenLabs My System Geekgirl, I

I manually found everything associated with the addware program and deleted it, but I now have a light blue screen with all of my Icons, but my Desktop picture is behind Options on the Background >> tab are enabled. >> 1 = The policy is enabled. rundll.exe does not exist on XP, it is an old 16 bit program found on Windows 95, 98, etc. I would apriciate any advice I could get and please feel free to E-Mail or IM me.

Here's where you can get it The tiny $60 Nintendo entertainment system is currently sold out in most places, but you still may able to snag one...eventually. Also, if I pressed Shift+Tab as soon as I opened up> Display Properties the hidden/missing tabs would be selected and I> could use the arrow keys to select the different tabs.> SoftwareTipsandTricks Forum > Operating Systems > Windows XP Display Properties not opening: User Name Remember Me? Todd On Fri, 2 Feb 2007 10:38:20 -0700, "Wesley Vogel" <> wrote: >Display Properties is desk.cpl. > >Opens Display Properties... >Start | Run | Type: desk.cpl | Click OK > >desk.cpl

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It seems to have > occurred over the past couple of days. (It's 12/26/2006 now.) I ran the > registry file and checked the keys with regedit.

Allow Wallpaper/Background Changes - Disable Click on Allow Wallpaper/Background Changes wallpaperenable.reg is the file that you want. [[To use the Regedits: Save the REG File to your hard disk. How to start Windows in Safe Mode Windows XP http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/index.php?showtutorial=61#winxo -- Hope this helps. Very strange. If you enable this setting, the Desktop tab still appears, > but all options on the tab are disabled. > > To fix this, go here... > http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm > > 142.

Ask ! Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and To fix this, go here... It appears to be crashing in the same spot each time.

Todd, Feb 1, 2007 #7 Wesley Vogel Guest Display Properties is desk.cpl. I did a system restore, and even > though it would not complete the restore (saying the computer wasn't > changed), when I would go to the Desktop tab it would It looks like things are ok. Sign in to make your opinion count.